Ch. 2.4 The Race For Empires

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Race Quizzes & Trivia

Genghis Khan is the known as the founder of the world's largest contiguous empire. Throughout the world there have been a lot of empires some religious others not so religious. Take this quiz from chapter 2. 4 on the race for empires and see what you can remember from our recent classes.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    In 1517 a German priest named Martin Luther publicly criticized 
    • A. 

      The Roman Catholic Church

    • B. 

      The Spanish Monarch Phillip II

    • C. 

      The English Queen Elizabeth I

    • D. 

      Pizzaro's treatment of the Incas

  • 2. 
    What was the religious movement against the Catholic Church known as?
  • 3. 
    What machine produces printed copies using movable type?
  • 4. 
    What were French Protestants known as?
  • 5. 
    What was the name for English sailors who raided Spanish treasure ships?
  • 6. 
    What was the name of the navy Spain sent  to England to stop it once and for all?
  • 7. 
    What was the name of the water route through North America that would allow ships to sail from the Atlantic to the Pacific?
  • 8. 
    Which French sailor led France's exploration of North America?
  • 9. 
    What was the document called that gave permission to start a colony?
  • 10. 
    Quebec was settled in which year?
    • A. 

      1607

    • B. 

      1608

    • C. 

      1588

    • D. 

      1534

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