Chapter 22

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European History


 
  
Created Apr 21, 2009
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1
In 1859, graffiti reading "VERDI," which appeared on the walls of Italian cities. represented
 
A)      a cryptic call for Italian unification under the leadership...
2
The revolutions of 1848 led to all of the following developments except
 
A)      the fall of the Second Empire.
3
The closing of cafes where politics might be discussed was an example of
 
A)      Napoleon III's willingness to wantonly and ruthlessly suppress...
4
. Napoleon III offered the Austrian emperor Francis Joseph's brother, Maximilian,
 
A)      control of Mexico and ultimately all of Central...
5
The Crimean Nkar began as a war between
 
A)      Russia and the Ottoman Empire.
6
The Crimean War (1853-1856) accomplished Napoleon III's goal of
 
A)         severing the alliance between...
7
In the Crimean War of 1853-1856, Britain and France fought to
 
A)         defend the Ottoman Empire from...
8
Florence Nightingale became famous in the mid-nineteenth century as
 
A)         a nurse.
9
Alexander 11's Great Reforms inspired unrest and ethnic nationalism in the Russian Empire;...
 
A)         preserve the social hierarchy...
10
Although Tsar Alexander II freed the serfs, a free, mobile labor force was stymied...
 
A)         the fact that former serfs remained...
11
In exchange for French help in driving Austria out of Italy, Cavour offered Napoleon...
 
A)         Savoy and the city of Nice.
12
Italian unification in 1861 was led by the kingdom of Piedmont-Sardinia because
 
A)         it had industry, a good economy,...
13
What enraged Cavour following the rout of the Austrians by Italian and French forces?
 
A)         Napoleon signed a treaty with...
14
William I appointed Otto von Bismarck chancellor in 1862 in the hopes that he would
 
A)         put down the growing power of...
15
By urging Austria to join Prussia in a war to save the provinces of Schleswig and...
 
A)      precipitated France's alliance with Russia, which...
16
Bismarck sought to convince William I and the Junkers that a more powerful Germany could...
 
A)      not -"by speeches and majority decisions ... but...
17
The constitution of the newly united German state provided for a legislative assembly,...
 
A)         "ordinary" Germans would be more conservative...
18
Which of the following was not a reform granted by Emperor Francis Joseph in Austria-Hungary?
 
A)         Compulsory military service ended...
19
Following Austria's defeat in the Austro-Prussian War, Francis Joseph reluctantly...
 
A)         a restored Hungarian parliament...
20
In Victorian Britain, a law was passed by Parliament that enabled women to
 
A)         own property or keep wages they...
21
The sociocultural phenomenon referred to as "Victorianism" was unique in that
 
A)         a British monarch had...
22
In 1848, the United States added which of the following to its territory
 

A)         California
23
Many southern states of the young United States seceded to form the Confederate States...
 
A)         President Lincoln's promulgation...
24
The British made Canada a united, self-governing dominion in 1867, in part to
 
A)         undercut a demand by the United...
25
Joseph Lister applied Louis Pasteur's germ theory to
 
A)         medicine, and he developed antiseptics.
26
Georges-Eugene Hausmann, who designed urban changes for Paris,
 
  A)         worked to pipe clean water...
27
Demands for educational reform from the mid-century developed primarily out of the...
 
A)         governments
28
Laws requiring education for children were difficult to enforce because
 
A)      many poorer parents needed their children's help with...
29
East Indian troops of the British army launched the Indian Rebellion in 1857 because they...
 
A)      British insistence that the soldiers use cartridges...
30
The Government of India Act of 1858
 
A)      transferred Indian government from the East India...
31
The Suez Canal, opened in 1869, connected the
 
A)      Red Sea with the Mediterranean Sea.
32
The bloody war that raged in China until 1864 pitted the French- and British-supported...
 
A)      the Taiping and their supporters.
33
Mikhail Bakunin argued that the centralized political state was the root of social injustice...
 
A)         anarchism.
34
The commune in Paris in 1871 was promoted as a social revolution offering
 
A)         the liberation of all workers,...
35
Realism in the arts rejected
 
A)         romanticism and fervent religious...
36
Gustave Flaubert's novel Madame Bovary (1857), tdouard Manet's painting Olympia (1865),...
 
A)         women's sexuality.
37
Pope Pius IX and his The Syllabus of Errors (1864) put the Catholic church at odds...
 
A)         progress, liberalism, and modern...
38
European secularism after the mid-nineteenth century often led to a counterreaction...
 
A)       the founding of Creationist Societies...
39
Many Europeans thought that they could solve all social problems by a scientific analysis...
 
A)        Positivism.
40
The English social theorist Herbert Spencer (1820-1903) argued that
 
        A)  the unfit should be allowed to perish so as not to block...


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