The British Empire (What are the benefits of being an empire? ( Better…
The British Empire
What are the benefits of being an empire?
Better Armies - more soldiers to fight for them
More money by: Stealing, Trading, Business and Taxing
Improve roadss and railways
Improve children's education
They fought against slavery
It defined/made their language
Why did Britain have an Empire?
They wanted power and to be better than their enemies.
They were the biggest empire so they had more protection.
They wanted more money to help the economy
To beat other European Countries
To stop wars
To improve education
To provide raw materials
To control more people
Who was in the British Empire?
What is an Empire?
A group of states or countries that are all ruled by one monarch