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Economics Quizzes & Trivia

The end of year finals is just around the corner, and it is quite important for you to ensure that you have a proper understanding on all the things that we have covered both in geography and history class. Do you think that you have what it takes to pass this benchmark quiz to see just how well you might do in the finals? Give it a shot!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
      A person who uses tools like maps, direction, latitude and longitude is called a _________.
    • A. 

      A. Governor

    • B. 

      B. Lawyer

    • C. 

      C. Geographer

  • 2. 
     A dictatorship is a type of government where ________________
    • A. 

      A. The ruler has limited power.

    • B. 

      B. The ruler has unlimited power.

    • C. 

      C. More than one person can dictate laws.

  • 3. 
     A line on a map that is labeled 20 degrees north is probably north of the_______
    • A. 

      A. Tropic of Cancer

    • B. 

      B. South Pole

    • C. 

      C. Equator

  • 4. 
     If a line on the map is labeled 60 degrees East, is is probably east of the ______.
    • A. 

      A. Prime Meridian

    • B. 

      B. Equator

    • C. 

      C. International Date Line

  • 5. 
     Economic activities might include ____________________
    • A. 

      A, voting, making laws, conducting court hearings.

    • B. 

      B. singing, dancing, celebrating religious festivals.

    • C. 

      C. mining coal, natural gas or iron to use for energy.

  • 6. 
     The type of economy where individuals own property is a _________________.
    • A. 

      A. market economy.

    • B. 

      B. command economy.

    • C. 

      C. traditional economy..

  • 7. 
     Gross Domestic Product is a number that means ____________________.
    • A. 

      A. the value of all the goods and services produced in a country in one year.

    • B. 

      B. the value of all the goods and services produced in a country in 10 years.

    • C. 

      C. the value of all the goods and services one person produces in a year.

  • 8. 
     The Feudal System in European countries included ____________________
    • A. 

      A. powerful nobles and knights.

    • B. 

      B. powerful kings who ruled nobles, knights and peasants.

    • C. 

      C. kings whose power was limited by written law.

  • 9. 
     The disease spread along trade routes in Europe during the 1200s and later  was called the_________
    • A. 

      A. disease of rats.

    • B. 

      B. Asian curse.

    • C. 

      C. black death.

  • 10. 
     The Magna Carta limited the power of King John by guaranteeing ________.
    • A. 

      A. the right to move from place to place.

    • B. 

      B. the rights of the peasants.

    • C. 

      C. the right to a trial by jury for nobles.

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