HIS 113 Week 5 Learning Team Assignment Colonial Expansion
Create a 10- to 12-slide Microsoft® PowerPoint® presentation that answers the following questions:
Who were the great powers of Europe in the 18th century?
How and why did the balance of power shift in Europe during the 18th Century?
How did colonial possessions in the New World and Asia affect the balance of power?
Choose one major power, either Britain or France, and address the following:
Address the who, what, when, where, and why of the colonial expansion for this major power
What conflicts arose because of colonization? Why?
What were the significant outcomes of the conflict?
Divide the presentation into sections to make sure each team member has enough work.
Explain why you chose each image and/or line of text in the speaker notes. As you will not be “presenting” your final PowerPoint to the class, the speaker’s notes are crucial to helping your reader understand your rational for including the information that you put on your slides.