Unit 5: Modern Era

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Question 1

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Which document does the Declaration of the Rights of Man and Citizen closely resemble?
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  • US Constitution
  • Constitution of 1801
  • Napoleonic Code
  • Declaration of Independence

Question 2

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Which of the following was NOT a reason for the American colonies to declare independence?
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  • Stamp Act
  • death of Samuel Adams
  • "No Taxation without Representation"
  • Quartering Act

Question 3

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Identify the correct Estates of France associations.
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  • 1: Clergy, 2: Nobility, 3: Everyone Else
  • 1: Nobility, 2: Clergy, 3: Everyone Else
  • 1: King, 2: Clergy, 3: Nobility
  • 1: God, 2: King, 3: Everyone Else

Question 4

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Which of the following is NOT true about the Reign of Terror?
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  • those responsibilty were known as the Committee of Public Safety
  • most people that died were from the former Third Estate
  • it began with the execution of Louis XIV
  • occured during the Napoleonic Age

Question 5

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Which form of government replaced the Directory of France?
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  • monarchy
  • dictatorship
  • democracy
  • anarchy

Question 6

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Simon Bolivar helped many Latin nations declare independence, giving him this nickname.
Answer
  • El Libertador
  • The Latin Napoleon
  • El Jefe de Bolivia
  • One-Man Revolution

Question 7

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The Napoleonic Era begins with
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  • Napoleon's time in the army
  • the crowning of Napoleon as Emperor
  • the coup d'etat that removed the Directory from France
  • the birth of Napoleon Bonaparte

Question 8

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What did the Napoleonic Code NOT do?
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  • unite laws into one civil code
  • gave more rights to women
  • established Napoleon as Emperor
  • made marriages a legal contract rather than a religious one

Question 9

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Check all that were main objectives of the Congress of Vienna
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  • a new map
  • conferences of peace
  • balance in power
  • kings in command
  • make all satellite states free

Question 10

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The Congress of Vienna's purpose was to
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  • restore Europe to boundaries before France's revolution
  • divide Europe up among the 5 major powers on the continent
  • kill Napoleon's ideas
  • ensure Europe remained a continent of monarchs

Question 11

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Its difficult to make a blanket statement that China was economically inferior to Europe because
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  • they supported a large population
  • they grew tea
  • they had a culture of invention
  • death defying leaps of faith

Question 12

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The Industrial Revolution began in in the mid ___ century, continuing into the 1800s.
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  • 18th
  • 17th
  • 19th
  • 16th

Question 13

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Check all that apply as Eurocentric theories for the Industrial Revolution to occur.
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  • Cultural superiority: theory holds that Europeans are just better and smarter than other people.
  • Culture of science and invention in Europe makes creation of revolutionary technologies possible.
  • Freer political institutions in Europe encouraged innovation and incentives for inventors.
  • Europe’s small population required labor-saving inventions.
  • Coal deposits in England created demand for energy
  • High wages in European countries

Question 14

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This machine, the [blank_start]steam engine[blank_end], was the backbone of the Industrial Revolution
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  • steam engine

Question 15

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Which group ruled over the Keivan Rus and gave power to the Muscovite Princes?
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  • Mongols
  • Chinese
  • Germans
  • Russians

Question 16

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Which of the following is NOT true about Ivan the Terrible?
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  • begin the tradition of purging political enemies
  • his wife died at a young age
  • Ivan the Great was his father
  • took the throne at age 16

Question 17

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The Scramble for Africa
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  • helped end industrialism in Europe
  • was stopped by the Ethiopian empire
  • began the Zulu Wars
  • was a product of social Darwinist theory

Question 18

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Geronimo was a political leader in the
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  • Phillippine Occupation
  • Spanish-American War
  • Indian Wars
  • Panama Occupation

Question 19

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This family had the political power in Japan during the 18th C
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  • Royal
  • Tokugawa
  • Perry
  • Minamoto

Question 20

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Which machine created in the Industrial Revolution is most responsible for the defeat of unindustrialized societies by western ones in battle?
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  • Maxim gun
  • factories
  • social Darwinism
  • steam engine

Question 21

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Which European country was embarrased in a war that most of the world thought they would win?
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  • Great Britain
  • Japan
  • Russia
  • USA