Choose any topic please, i dont have specific one

This paper has two questions, make sure to answer only one question.
1. Discuss any two major factors that contributed to the scramble for and acquisition of African colonies in the late nineteenth a century (100 marks)

2. Discuss the contributions of ancient Egyptian civilization to the modern world. (100 marks)

Make sure that you answer is in an essay form (Title, Introduction, Main Body and Conclusion).
The essay should be typed and presented in this order:
Length: 2 pages long
Font type: Times New Roman
Font size: 12
Spacing: Double spacing
Please, make sure to indicate the source of your information (i.e. the author, book title and page number).