Read through this website on the "Scramble for Africa" (Links to an external site.). Click on the links at the bottom of the page starting with "British Colonization". These links will help you to understand some of the motivation behind the imperialism during this era.
Use the links above please respond to the following in a minimum of 200 words.
What were the motives of the European colonizers for conquering most of Africa? Was Social Darwinism a motivation? Did cultural differences influence the Europeans in their conquests?