Chapter 10: A Time Of Change

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Chapter 10: A Time Of Change

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  • 1. 
    Who were the Zionists?
    • A. 

      Chartists

    • B. 

      People who wanted a homeland for Jews

    • C. 

      French journalists

    • D. 

      Parliament members

  • 2. 
    Great Britain established Australia as a _______ colony?
    • A. 

      Resource

    • B. 

      Gold

    • C. 

      Penal

    • D. 

      Market

  • 3. 
    Who was the American inventor and industrialist who made factory production more efficient by introducing the assembly line?
    • A. 

      Henry Ford

    • B. 

      Marie Curie

    • C. 

      Orville Wright

    • D. 

      Thomas Edison

  • 4. 
    What concept is the theory of evolution based on?
    • A. 

      Natural selection

    • B. 

      Manifest destiny

    • C. 

      Cultural bias

    • D. 

      Special creation

  • 5. 
    What government did France adopt in 1875?
    • A. 

      Third Republic

    • B. 

      Massive Monarchy

    • C. 

      Socialist state

    • D. 

      The Grand Monarchy

  • 6. 
    What event provoked the secession of the Southern states from the United States? 
    • A. 

      A Yankee invasion of Virginia

    • B. 

      The Emancipation Proclaimation

    • C. 

      The election of Abe Lincoln

    • D. 

      Manifest Destiny

  • 7. 
    How did the democratic reforms in Great Britain change the government and characterize their nation?
    • A. 

      All males got to vote starting in 1776.

    • B. 

      The House of Lords became the only branch of government.

    • C. 

      Monarchs gave more power to the Pope.

    • D. 

      Citizens gradually gained voting rights and more participation in government over time with the support of the government. The queen identified with the nation.

  • 8. 
    What does the phrase manifest destiny mean?
    • A. 

      Native American Indians should keep their land West of the Mississippi River.

    • B. 

      The American people had the right and the duty to rule North America from coast to coast.

    • C. 

      The British males should vote.

    • D. 

      The United States should control South America.

  • 9. 
    Queen Victoria earned the nickname ____________.
    • A. 

      Grandmother of Europe

    • B. 

      Big Momma

    • C. 

      Victoria the Secret Keeper

    • D. 

      Victorious Vicky

  • 10. 
    The British colony originally set up as a penal colony was
    • A. 

      India

    • B. 

      VIrginia

    • C. 

      Canada

    • D. 

      Australia

  • 11. 
    The Trail of Tears was the forced westward migration of the Cherokee from Georgia to
    • A. 

      Arizona

    • B. 

      Oklahoma

    • C. 

      Kansas

    • D. 

      St. Louis

  • 12. 
    What did the 13th amendment end?
    • A. 

      Slavery

    • B. 

      Citizenship

    • C. 

      Property rights

    • D. 

      Freedom

  • 13. 
    What did the 15th amendment provide?
    • A. 

      Citizenship to illegal immigrants

    • B. 

      Voting rights for all male citizens

    • C. 

      Free land to prospectors

    • D. 

      Taxes

  • 14. 
    Which side won the American Civil War?
    • A. 

      The North

    • B. 

      The South

    • C. 

      Canada

    • D. 

      Mexico

  • 15. 
    In 1869 the Transcontinental ____________ linked the eastern portions and western portions of the United States of America.
    • A. 

      Bus Line

    • B. 

      Highway

    • C. 

      Internet

    • D. 

      Railroad

  • 16. 
    Who is credited for developing the radio?
    • A. 

      Thomas Edison

    • B. 

      Guglielmo Marconi

    • C. 

      Rich Little

    • D. 

      Alexander Graham Bell

  • 17. 
    Who developed the first working airplane?
    • A. 

      Thomas Edison

    • B. 

      Alexander Graham Bell

    • C. 

      The Wright brothers

    • D. 

      Neil Armstrong

  • 18. 
    What type of energy was developed by Marie and Pierre Curie?
    • A. 

      Radioactivity

    • B. 

      Kinetic

    • C. 

      Geothermal

    • D. 

      Alternating current

  • 19. 
    What is art, music, writing, and entertainment for a large audience?
    • A. 

      Tent revival

    • B. 

      Mass culture

    • C. 

      Herd mentality

    • D. 

      Labor laws

  • 20. 
    The Dreyfus case showed the strength of __________ in France and other parts of Europe?
    • A. 

      Anti-Semitism

    • B. 

      Government

    • C. 

      Spies

    • D. 

      The Chartist movement

  • 21. 
    Before Texas became part of the United States it was its own country after gaining independence in 1836 from ___________?
    • A. 

      Britain

    • B. 

      Spain

    • C. 

      Louisiana

    • D. 

      Mexico

  • 22. 
    What did the Emancipation Proclamation do?
    • A. 

      Guaranteed former slaves the right to vote

    • B. 

      Declared all slaves in the rebellious states as free

    • C. 

      Forever abolished slavery in all parts of the United States

    • D. 

      Led to industrialization

  • 23. 
    The Reform Act of 1832 allowed who to vote?
    • A. 

      Middle class

    • B. 

      Only the nobility

    • C. 

      The House of Lords

    • D. 

      Congress

  • 24. 
    How did California and much of the Southwest become part of the United States?
    • A. 

      The Spanish-American War

    • B. 

      The Mexican-American War

    • C. 

      The Louisiana Purchase

    • D. 

      The Gadsden Purchase

  • 25. 
    Why was the work of Louis Pasteur important in the history of medicine?
    • A. 

      He found that bacteria caused diseases.

    • B. 

      He published The Origin of Species.

    • C. 

      He discovered radium and polonium.

    • D. 

      He created psychoanalysis.

  • 26. 
    Which of the following was true of women's fight for suffrage?
    • A. 

      Some women participated in labor strikes.

    • B. 

      It never happened.

    • C. 

      Women in Britain and the USA won the right to vote after to WWI.

    • D. 

      Women's suffrage began in France.

  • 27. 
    The Chartist movement wanted 
    • A. 

      Women to vote.

    • B. 

      Old contracts to be abolished.

    • C. 

      Cotton plantations.

    • D. 

      A secret ballot and universal male suffrage.

  • 28. 
    Canada became a self governing part of the British Empire when it
    • A. 

      Became the Dominion of Canada in 1867.

    • B. 

      Persuaded frontier territories to join the Canadian union.

    • C. 

      Was united with America.

    • D. 

      Was colonized.

  • 29. 
    The Great Famine was a time of widespread starvation in Ireland caused by the destruction of
    • A. 

      Corn crops.

    • B. 

      Potato crops.

    • C. 

      Cattle raising.

    • D. 

      Wheat crops.

  • 30. 
    What is anti-Semitism?
    • A. 

      Hatred or prejudice against Jews

    • B. 

      Chartist movement

    • C. 

      Opposition to progress

    • D. 

      Land reform

  • 31. 
    What did the 14th amendment grant?
    • A. 

      Citizenship to former slaves

    • B. 

      Voting rights

    • C. 

      Freedom

    • D. 

      Land

  • 32. 
    What does the word “secede” mean in reference to Southern States seceding from the Union?
    • A. 

      Stay

    • B. 

      Proceed

    • C. 

      Withdraw or leave

    • D. 

      Receive

  • 33. 
    In 1921 Ireland split from Great Britain to become its own _________.
    • A. 

      Colony

    • B. 

      Religion

    • C. 

      Fatherland

    • D. 

      Country

  • 34. 
    Who invented the phonograph and light bulb?
    • A. 

      Alexander Graham Bell

    • B. 

      Thomas Edison

    • C. 

      The Wright brothers

    • D. 

      Marconi

  • 35. 
    Who invented the telephone?
    • A. 

      Alexander Graham Bell

    • B. 

      Thomas Edison

    • C. 

      Chartists from England

    • D. 

      Victor Emmanual II

  • 36. 
    Who developed the theory of evolution?
    • A. 

      Charles Darwin

    • B. 

      Thomas Edison

    • C. 

      Alexander Graham Bell

    • D. 

      Queen Victoria

  • 37. 
    What is the study of the human mind and behavior?
    • A. 

      Evolution

    • B. 

      Psychology

    • C. 

      Zionism

    • D. 

      Math

  • 38. 
    Which side of the Civil War had poorly paid wage earners for cheap labor?
    • A. 

      North

    • B. 

      South

  • 39. 
    Which side of the Civil War had slaves for cheap labor?
    • A. 

      North

    • B. 

      South

  • 40. 
    Which side of the Civil War had plantations with a cash crop system of their economy?
    • A. 

      North

    • B. 

      South

  • 41. 
    Which side of the Civil War won?
    • A. 

      North

    • B. 

      South

  • 42. 
    Which side in the Civil War wanted states' rights?
    • A. 

      North

    • B. 

      South

  • 43. 
    Which side of the Civil War became the Confederate States of America?
    • A. 

      North

    • B. 

      South

  • 44. 
    Which side of the Civil War had plantations with a cash crop system of their economy?
    • A. 

      North

    • B. 

      South

  • 45. 
    What did the 15th amendment grant?
    • A. 

      Citizenship to former slaves

    • B. 

      Voting rights

    • C. 

      Freedom

    • D. 

      Land

  • 46. 
    In 1869 the __________________________________ linked the Eastern and Western portions of the USA.
    • A. 

      First Interstate Highway

    • B. 

      Internet

    • C. 

      Transcontinental Railroad

    • D. 

      Canal System