Imperialismis when a big country takes over a smaller and weaker country
French taking over Vietnam- they started to do the education like it was in France in Vietnam and then introduced the religion Christianity to the Vietnamese for the first time
america taking over Hawaii- the Americans overthrow the Hawaiian monarchy
Spain and the Philippines- magellan sailed over to spain then turned the Philippines into a colony of the spain empire
Britain takes over India-Britain came in the 1600s, but they were strong back then so Britain didn't make a move but only traded things. Sailing ships up to the mid 1830s when steamships began to take over.