Imperialism is when a stronger country takes over a weaker one. This picture shows how this man is dominating the countries. Imperialism started in the 1800's.
This picture shows the Crimean war in 1853. It was between the France, British, and Ottoman (left) and Russians (right). They fought in the peninsula in the black sea shown here.
In 1857, the Sepoy's rebelled. Many of the Indian soldiers were furious when they found out the British were lying to them and there rifles were greased with pig and cow fat which was sacred. They rebelled when the heard all this news.
The Suez Canal is a waterway connecting the Mediterranean and the Red Sea. The canal opened in 1869.
The Berlin Conference was a meeting to lay down the rules of 14 European nations for Africa. This occured in 1884-85
The Boer War occurred in the 1899 between the British (left) and the Boers (right). They rebelled because of false accusations between them.