7th Grade Final Quiz- Part 2

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Answer the following questions in this 7th Grade Final Quiz - part 2 based on what you know and remember about this time period and prepare for your exam/test.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Why did the Japanese surrender to the Allies?
    • A. 

      They lost the battle of Midway

    • B. 

      Most of the Japanese had already been sent to interment camps

    • C. 

      Two cities in Japan had been destroyed by atomic bomb blasts

    • D. 

      Most people were ready to surrender since Germany had given up and left the war

  • 2. 
    What was the main reason the US entered WWII?
    • A. 

      Churchill needed help to keep the Germans out of his nation, so he asked FDR for help

    • B. 

      France wanted help for food and aid from the US

    • C. 

      Island hopping destroyed all the US ships in the Pacific

    • D. 

      The Japanese attacked the US Naval base at Pearl Harbor

  • 3. 
    The success of the Manhattan Project...
    • A. 

      Convinced the Japanese to develop new war strategies

    • B. 

      Helped the Allies to move into Japan

    • C. 

      Proved disastrous in the Pacific

    • D. 

      Helped to end the war

  • 4. 
    In which year did the United Nations come into existence?
    • A. 

      1943

    • B. 

      1945

    • C. 

      1946

    • D. 

      1944

  • 5. 
    Anne Frank would have been considered a refugee.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Yalta Conference divided Germany into 4 separate parts.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    The League of Nations was to create a safe place for nations to work out disagreements.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Hilter created what type of government in 1933 (Germany)?
    • A. 

      Monarchy

    • B. 

      Totalitarian (dictatorship)

    • C. 

      Democracy

    • D. 

      Communism

  • 9. 
    Da Vinci was often called a "Renaissance Man". What does that mean?
    • A. 

      He was born during the Renaissance

    • B. 

      He lived and worked during the Renaissance

    • C. 

      He was skilled in many areas- math, science, inventing, arts, etc

    • D. 

      He was only a famous painter during the Renaissance

  • 10. 
    Select the nation where the Industrial Revolution began.
    • A. 

      USA

    • B. 

      China

    • C. 

      France

    • D. 

      England

  • 11. 
    "The sun never set on the British Empire".
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    Select one of the main reasons why King Leopold II of Begium decided to colonize the African Congo.
    • A. 

      For rubber

    • B. 

      For gold

    • C. 

      For diamonds

    • D. 

      For coal mining

  • 13. 
    What colony did Queen Victoria consider her "Jewel in the Crown"?
    • A. 

      South Africa

    • B. 

      India

    • C. 

      Burma

    • D. 

      New England

  • 14. 
    What 2 European nations colonized most of the African continent?
    • A. 

      Belgium and France

    • B. 

      France and England

    • C. 

      Belgium and England

    • D. 

      Germany and England

  • 15. 
    Which famous leader used nonviolent resistance to help win independence for India?
    • A. 

      Rabindranath Tagore

    • B. 

      Nelson Mandela

    • C. 

      Mohandas Gandhi

    • D. 

      Martin Luther King Jr.

  • 16. 
    Adam Smith: The Wealth of NationsKarl Marx: _____________________
    • A. 

      Magna Carta

    • B. 

      Communist Manifesto

    • C. 

      Declaration of Rights of Man

    • D. 

      Common Sense

  • 17. 
    Under the communist economic system, people are ____________?
    • A. 

      Able to start a business they wish

    • B. 

      Unable to own a business if they wish

    • C. 

      Do not have to work

    • D. 

      Can own a farm but no other types of business

  • 18. 
    Determine which of the following would not be a statement or phrase associated with capitalism.
    • A. 

      Competition of corporations

    • B. 

      Supply and demand drives the cycle of the economy

    • C. 

      Government owned/controlled all of the banks and factories

    • D. 

      Privately owned business

  • 19. 
    Karl Marx was unhappy with the Industrial Revolution capitalists society and decided to create a new theory that created equality for working class.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    Trenches were dug in Europe and the war (WWI) was fought in this method.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 21. 
    Which of the MAIN causes of WWI does not belong? 
    • A. 

      Nationalism

    • B. 

      Militarism

    • C. 

      Alliances

    • D. 

      Assassination of Archduke Ferdinand

  • 22. 
    Select the years for WWI.
    • A. 

      1814-1819

    • B. 

      1914-1918

    • C. 

      1915-1917

    • D. 

      1920-1930

  • 23. 
    The Titanic was attacked by a German submarine during WWI.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 24. 
    Using the political cartoon, identify the statement that would best describe imperialism on the African continent. 
    • A. 

      Imperialism had a positive impact upon the development of Africa

    • B. 

      Imperialism had a lasting impact upon the African continent, even after the European powers left.

    • C. 

      Imperialism did not impact the African continent.

    • D. 

      Imperialism created a world of change for European nations.

  • 25. 
    What could be the best description of the political cartoon?
    • A. 

      The British Empire was powerful and had an impact upon most parts of the globe

    • B. 

      England was near the end of the empire during imperialist rule

    • C. 

      England gave all nations independence during imperialism era

    • D. 

      England had control of the entire globe, and was an all powerful nation-dictatorship

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