Weegy: By the early 20th century, Britain had built the world’s most respected navy because: A. it needed to protect its vast overseas empire.
User: As the Ottoman empire crumbled, Russia plotted to seize the Bosporus and Dardanelles in order to
A. build a Berlin-to-Baghdad railway.
B. gain access to the Mediterranean Sea.
C. build a canal through Egypt.
D. gain control of the Red Sea. Weegy: As the Ottoman empire crumbled, Russia ... (More)