The Height Of Imperialism (wh) Ch21

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  • 1. 
    ________ controlled land and business in Latin America but were regarded as second-class citizens by European officials there.
    • A. 

      Penninsulares

    • B. 

      Creoles

    • C. 

      Mestizos

    • D. 

      Caudillos


  • 2. 
    The British East India Company hired Indian soldiers called _______ to protect its interest in India.
    • A. 

      Caudillos

    • B. 

      Viceroys

    • C. 

      Mestizos

    • D. 

      Sepoys


  • 3. 
    A political unit that depends on another government for protection is known as _______.
    • A. 

      A colony

    • B. 

      An annex

    • C. 

      A protectorate

    • D. 

      A territory


  • 4. 
    The Boers fought with many _______ people, especially the Zulu of South Africa.
    • A. 

      Imperialist

    • B. 

      Indigenous

    • C. 

      Colonial

    • D. 

      Racist


  • 5. 
    Unlike earlier imperialism, which desire became a motive for the new imperialism of the late nineteenth century?
    • A. 

      To control large territories directly

    • B. 

      To trade with faraway lands

    • C. 

      To set up colonies in other lands

    • D. 

      To convert primitive people to Christianity


  • 6. 
    What nation forced Vietnam to become its protectorate to prevent a rival power from expanding in the region?
    • A. 

      Britain

    • B. 

      France

    • C. 

      United States

    • D. 

      Netherlands


  • 7. 
    Which of the following connects the Mediterranean and Red Seas?
    • A. 

      Panama Canal

    • B. 

      Dardanelles

    • C. 

      Bosporus

    • D. 

      Suez Canal


  • 8. 
    Who were the Afrikaners?
    • A. 

      The caudillos

    • B. 

      The Zulu

    • C. 

      The Boers

    • D. 

      The Tutsi


  • 9. 
    Which country ruled its African possessions through direct rule?
    • A. 

      France

    • B. 

      United States

    • C. 

      Great Britain

    • D. 

      Poland


  • 10. 
    What colony did Queen Victoria consider her "Jewel in the Crown"?
    • A. 

      South Africa

    • B. 

      India

    • C. 

      Burma

    • D. 

      New England


  • 11. 
    Which famous leader used nonviolent resistance to help win independence for India?
    • A. 

      Rabindranath Tagore

    • B. 

      G.S. Aiyar

    • C. 

      Mohandas Gandhi

    • D. 

      Balwantrao Gangadhar Tilak


  • 12. 
    Who led his forces over the Andes, surprising Spanish troops and winning independence for Chile?
    • A. 

      Simon Bolivar

    • B. 

      Miguel Hidalgo

    • C. 

      Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna

    • D. 

      Jose de San Martin


  • 13. 
    As a result of a slave revolt led by Francois-Dominique Toussaint-Louverture, Which of the following became Latin America's first independent nation?
    • A. 

      Bolivia

    • B. 

      Brazil

    • C. 

      Mexico

    • D. 

      Haiti


  • 14. 
    Which of the following was a result of the Sepoy Mutiny?
    • A. 

      The rise of an Indian nationalist movement

    • B. 

      The end of British direct rule in India

    • C. 

      The end of recruiting Indian troops for the British army

    • D. 

      The return of the Mogul ruler


  • 15. 
    Which of the following is a major reason why Latin American countries remained economically dependent after political independence?
    • A. 

      They imported raw materials and exported finished goods.

    • B. 

      They grew food instead of cash crops.

    • C. 

      They built factories instead of boosting farm production.

    • D. 

      They exported raw materials and imported finished goods.


  • 16. 
     "Europeans have a moral responsibility to civilize primitive people." This statement best expresses which of the following concepts?
    • A. 

      Social Darwinism

    • B. 

      Nationalism

    • C. 

      The "white man's burden"

    • D. 

      The Monroe Doctrine


  • 17. 
    A common phrase in the nineteenth century was "the sun never sets on the _______ empire." To which country in the chart does this phrase refer?
    • A. 

      Spain

    • B. 

      France

    • C. 

      Germany

    • D. 

      Britain


  • 18. 

    Use this map to determine why the Panama Canal is important to the United States.
    • A. 

      It is the only way to get from New York City to San Francisco.

    • B. 

      It makes travel by sea from New York to San Francisco Possible.

    • C. 

      It connects the east and west coasts of the United States to Latin American ports.

    • D. 

      It shortens the sailing distance between the east and west coasts of the United States by many thousands of miles.


  • 19. 

    Analyze this chart to answer the question that follows.  Base your answer on the chart and on your knowledge of world history.
    • A. 

      Spain

    • B. 

      France

    • C. 

      Germany

    • D. 

      Britain


  • 20. 
    Analyze the document and answer the questions to follow the document.  Base your answers on the document and on your knowledge of world history.Miguel Hidalgo, a parish priest living in a small village about 100 miles from Mexico City, had studied the French Revolution.  Hidalgo roused the local Native Americans and mestizos to free themselves from Spanish rule.  On September 16, 1810.  Hidalgo's army attacked the Spaniards.     "My children, this day comes to us a new dispensation.  Are you ready to receive it?  Wil you be free?  Will you make the effort to recover from the hated Spanish the lands stolen from your forefathers 300 years ago?"What emotions is Hidalgo trying to arouse?
    • A. 

      Righteous indignation

    • B. 

      Despair

    • C. 

      Anger

    • D. 

      Appreciation for their Spanish heritage

    • E. 

      A and D only

    • F. 

      B and C only

    • G. 

      A and C only


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