European History Quiz: Austria In 19th Century

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What do you know about European history in the 19th century? Austria is a republic in central Europe, and its official language is German. In the 19thcentury, nationalist activities within the empire became apparent, and the German aspect became progressively weakened. At the same time, most of Austria's Italian-speaking lands were secured by Italy's new kingdom. This quiz will cover European history in 19th century Austria.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What was unique about the Austrian Empire?
    • A. 

      It was controlled by France

    • B. 

      It was a direct democracy

    • C. 

      It was a multi-national state

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 2. 
    Which of the following would be MOST interested in the ideas of the Enlightenment?
    • A. 

      Conservatives

    • B. 

      Liberals

    • C. 

      Anarchists

    • D. 

      Nationalists

  • 3. 
    Which of the following dominated the Congress of Vienna?
    • A. 

      Louis-Philippe

    • B. 

      Charles X

    • C. 

      Prince Klemens von Metternich

    • D. 

      Lord Nelson

  • 4. 
    What was the purpose of the Congress of Vienna?
    • A. 

      To eliminate the country of France

    • B. 

      To restore the old powers

    • C. 

      To create a Constitution for all of Europe

    • D. 

      To eliminate all monarchies

  • 5. 
    The leaders at the Congress of Vienna were mostly
    • A. 

      Liberals

    • B. 

      Conservatives

    • C. 

      Nationalists

    • D. 

      Anarchists

  • 6. 
    The idea that the powers of Europe had the right to use military force to put down revolutions and restore monarchies in Europe was called the
    • A. 

      Right to intervene

    • B. 

      Principle of multi-nationality

    • C. 

      Concert of Europe

    • D. 

      Principle of intervention

  • 7. 
    Which of the following would a liberal NOT support
    • A. 

      A constitutional monarchy

    • B. 

      A Bill of Rights

    • C. 

      Freedom of the press

    • D. 

      An absolute monarchy

  • 8. 
    Which of the following would agree with this statement:  "people owe their chief political loyalty to their nation, not to a dynasty, city-state, or other political units."
    • A. 

      A Nationalist

    • B. 

      A Conservative

    • C. 

      A Liberal

    • D. 

      An Anarchist

  • 9. 
    Why were Conservatives against nationalism?
    • A. 

      It threatened to take away civil liberties

    • B. 

      It threatened to expand the powers of the monarchs

    • C. 

      It threatened to upset the balance of power created at the Congress of Vienna

    • D. 

      It was against the law under the Constitution of Europe

  • 10. 
    The Revolutions of 1848 ended with which group in power?
    • A. 

      Liberals

    • B. 

      Nationalists

    • C. 

      Conservatives

    • D. 

      Socialists

  • 11. 
    In both Germany and Italy, Revolutions of 1848
    • A. 

      Were successful

    • B. 

      Attempted to unify each of the divided countries

    • C. 

      Were dominated by Socialists

    • D. 

      Were crushed by Great Britain

  • 12. 
    Which of the following was a goal of the Congress of Vienna?
    • A. 

      To grant Austria all of the power

    • B. 

      To divide total power between Great Britain and Russia

    • C. 

      To destroy France

    • D. 

      To create a balance of power where no one country could become dominant

  • 13. 
    Meetings of the European powers to take steps to maintain the peace of Europe became known as
    • A. 

      The Congress of Vienna

    • B. 

      The Concert of Europe

    • C. 

      The Revolutionary Court

    • D. 

      The Principle of Intervention