Modern World History 1750-present Ch 17.4
>Treaty of Shimonoseki
WRITE the country that applies to each statement – some will be used more than once.
Britain France Spain USA Japan Netherlands
____________ built schools in India that emphasized Western ideas.
____________ changed their treatment of Indonesia to maintain control.
____________ fought China to give Korea independence.
____________ withdrew interest from the Samoan Islands
____________ Muslim Indians wanted them to remain in control.
____________ copied Western methods of industrialization.
____________ took over region now known as Laos.
____________ took control of Tutuila
____________ lost Philippines during war with the United States.
____________ Queen Liliuokalani opposed takeover by them.
Choose the correct items to complete the statements:
Fear of imperialism made the Japanese become ______________.
Japan feared that the Western nations wanted to push China aside
and control __________________________.
The Japanese were not expected to __________the Sino-
After the Sino-Japanese War, Japan became a ______________.
Laos, Cambodia, and Vietnam were part of _________________.
King Mongkut of ___________________ maintained his country’s
independence from France and Great Britain.
The Pacific Islands were useful to the Western powers as _______
for their navies.
Queen ____________ tried without success to keep foreigners
from controlling Hawaii.
major world power
What did the Japanese do to industrialize their country?