The Berlin conference was an event held in 1884 that joint the 14 nations to discuss the division of Africa. Africans were not invited to the conference and had no say in the act.
The Boer war 1899-1910 war between the british and boers because the boers accused the British for being the reason why people were coming into African to gain diamonds
Africans around the continent resisted European rule. The resistance was difficult because Europeans had superior arms but the African ruler Menelik ll successfully played the Italians, French, and British against each other.
The want to seize more territory For Great Britain and Russia
India was Britain's "jewel in the crown". India had raw materials for manufacturing that was very valuable
Suppoys were angry because of the rumors being told that there was pig and cow fat in the rifles this went against their religion.