King Leopold's Ghost Test | Lesson Plans Final Test - Hard

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Final Test - Hard

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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.

Short Answer Questions

1. What did E.D. Morel determine was the only explanation for what he was seeing on the docks?

2. What place in the Congo was Sheppard the first non-native to travel to?

3. Based on what he observed, what did E.D. Morel decide that Belgium's trade with the Congo was?

4. What is the name for the piece of paper that shows what freight a ship is carrying?

5. What did the first comprehensive census of the Congo determine the national population to be?

Essay Topics

Essay Topic 1

Who was Morel? How did he turn the tide for the Congo?

Essay Topic 2

How was Conrad's novel, "The Heart of Darkness," based in fact? How was it autobiographical?

Essay Topic 3

Who influenced the American government to support King Leopold II's claim to the Congo? Why did America support the request?

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