3rd Nine Weeks Review Tuesday

13 Questions | Total Attempts: 169

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Week Quizzes & Trivia

Answer the following questions based on what you think you know and remember about this time period


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Why was the Columbian Exchange named after Christopher Columbus?
    • A. 

      He invented the term

    • B. 

      He was an expert on New World species

    • C. 

      His ship was nicknamed the Columbian Exchange

    • D. 

      His voyages marked the beginning of the exchange

  • 2. 
    African Americans were sold into slavery once that Native American population started to die out- for a needed labor force in the mines, etc.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Columbus : Spain Vasco da Gama: _______________
    • A. 

      Portugal

    • B. 

      England

    • C. 

      France

    • D. 

      Russia

  • 4. 
    John Locke believed in the concept of natural rights of the indiividual. What US document did he later help influence in our national history? 
    • A. 

      Gettysburg Address

    • B. 

      US Constitution

    • C. 

      Declaration of Independence

    • D. 

      Emancipation Proclamation

  • 5. 
    What document is known as the "ultimate break up letter"?
    • A. 

      Declaration of Rights

    • B. 

      English Bill of Rights

    • C. 

      Declaration of Independence

    • D. 

      Magna Carta

  • 6. 
    Who was the primary author of the Declaration of Independence?
    • A. 

      John Adams

    • B. 

      Benjamin Franklin

    • C. 

      Thomas Jefferson

    • D. 

      James Madison

  • 7. 
    Where did the Renaissance begin? 
    • A. 

      England

    • B. 

      France

    • C. 

      Italy

    • D. 

      Portugal

  • 8. 
    What innovation helped to spread the influence of Renaissance?
    • A. 

      Printing press

    • B. 

      Compass

    • C. 

      Telegraph

    • D. 

      Internal combustion engine

  • 9. 
    Martin Luther helped to begin unknowingly what key event?
    • A. 

      Renaissance

    • B. 

      Protestant Reformation

    • C. 

      Age of Discovery

    • D. 

      Enlightenment

  • 10. 
    What motivated Martin Luther to speak out against the Catholic Church?
    • A. 

      The sell of indulgences were getting out of control and people were spending a large portion of salary on "buying" forgiveness

    • B. 

      The printing press was out and he was angry that he was not promoted to become the Pope

    • C. 

      The Catholic Church had moved him to be a priest in a smaller town, he was going to make less money

    • D. 

      He wanted to create his own religion

  • 11. 
    Reformation: ____________ revolutionRenaissance: cultural revolution
    • A. 

      Political

    • B. 

      Religious

    • C. 

      Economic

    • D. 

      Social

  • 12. 
    Machaivellli, a Renaissance political thinker, would be best remember by which of the following statements? 
    • A. 

      Be Bold, Do whatever it takes to stay in power, Be strong

    • B. 

      The weak will never survive in the end

    • C. 

      Be curious and love art

    • D. 

      Kings and Queens will rule the world

  • 13. 
    The Roman Catholic Church dominated life in Europe before the Protestant Reformation
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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