1. How was Western imperialism a source of stress in Muslim regions of the world? Muslim empire faced powerful threats. Europeans powers won treaties that gave them trading terms and demanded special rights for them to residing in Muslim lands.
  2. How were efforts to Westernize problematic for the Ottoman empire? Ottoman empire looked to them for ideas. They had built railroads, improved education and hired Europeans to train modern military. The young man had been sent to the West to study science and technology. Brought improved medical care and revitalized farming but they created different set of problems.Adoption of Western ideas increased tension.
  3. How did Egypt fall under British control? Ottomans let minority nationalities live in their own lands/communities and practice their own religion.
  4. How did Persia attract foreign interest in the early 1900s?They had oil fields that other countries want so the protect their interest.