Which nations do you think started late in the race for an empire in Africa why?
Which nations do you think started late in the race for an empire in Africa, why? I think Germany, Italy, Spain and Portugal came in the game late because it seems like they got the tinier and leftover pieces of land.
What impact did explorers and missionaries have on Africa?
What impact did explorers and missionaries have on Africa? Explorers opened Africa’s interior to other Europeans. Missionaries built schools and clinics but undermined African cultures.
Which European nation controlled the most land in Africa?
The British Empire
The British Empire controlled the most land in Africa.
Why do you think Belgium was able to control such a large part of Africa?
control of a sizable portion of central Africa was because it was personal property that belong to King Leopold II. The constitutional monarch of Belgium. Some long-term effects it had on Africa was probably lots of disagreements amongst each other.
Why did Western imperialism spread through Africa so quickly?
Terms in this set (19) Europeans used their advantages of strong economics, well-organized governments, powerful armies and superior technology to increase their power and allowed western imperialism to spread quickly.
What are the long term effects of industrialization Imperialization in Africa?
British desire for natural resources, slave labors and political dominance brought about long-term effects to South Africa, the negative effects include widespread racial discrimination and economic exploitation, but there were few positive effects which were the advances in agriculture, mining industry and education.
Why are there so many festivals in Africa?
Africa has some of the world’s best festivals. With its abundant, diverse arts and cultures, the vast continent’s festivals represent amazing ways that Africans preserve and promote their varied heritages. As the Fest Gurus, we want to tell a different story about Africa by exploring these dynamic celebrations.
Which is the most important event in Africa?
Despite still being in relative infancy — it was founded in 2014 — Nairobi Restaurant Week is already known as one of the most important events on Africa’s culinary calendar. The Cape Town Festival of Beer is the Southern Hemisphere’s largest beer fest with more than 200 drinks on offer from 60 different breweries.
Why is PANAFEST an important cultural event in Africa?
A cultural event dedicated to the enhancement of the ideals of Pan-Africanism and the development of the African continent. It is organized biennially for Africans and people of Africa descent as well as all persons committed to the well being of Africans on continent and in the diaspora. The essential thrust of PANAFEST is to enhance developement.
What are the best things to do in Africa?
The annual event showcases the very best in contemporary African literature but also poetry, music, art, film, and theater. Each year focuses around a different theme (2018 was Fantastical Futures, for example) with events playing off that idea.