Imperialism Primary Source Analysis of Menelik II Letter

Imperialism Primary Source Analysis of Menelik II Letter
Imperialism Primary Source Analysis of Menelik II Letter
Imperialism Primary Source Analysis of Menelik II Letter
Imperialism Primary Source Analysis of Menelik II Letter
Imperialism Primary Source Analysis of Menelik II Letter
Imperialism Primary Source Analysis of Menelik II Letter
Imperialism Primary Source Analysis of Menelik II Letter
Imperialism Primary Source Analysis of Menelik II Letter
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This brief primary source worksheet features a letter from Ethiopian Emperor Menelik II to the Europeans meeting for the Berlin Conference in 1884 regarding Imperialism and the "Scramble for Africa".

The resource includes an introduction with background information on Emperor Menelik II, the Battle of Adwa, and Ethiopia's victory against the invading Italian army. The primary source letter from Menelik requests help from the European powers gathered at the Berlin Conference, where they would go on to divide up Africa for themselves.

Both printable and Google Docs versions of the activity are included here in this download!

Following the reading is a set of analysis questions for students to reflect on what they read. An answer key for these questions is provided for your convenience. Additionally, the Google Docs version can be edited to fit your students needs.

This resource can also be downloaded as part of the Imperialism Complete Unit Bundle with 30 more great activities to teach about Imperialism!

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