War And Revolution: History Trivia Facts Test! Quiz

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War And Revolution: History Trivia Facts Test! Quiz

Below is a history trivia on the American war and revolution. This is a time in which the Americans fought the British for their freedom and ended with the declaration of Independence being prepared and signed. Take up the quiz below and get to see how much you understand about the events that took place. All the best, and keep studying!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The British responded to the blockade of Canton with force, which led the ___________.
  • 2. 
    The Tai Ping rebellion was begun by ______________.  
  • 3. 
    Europeans living in the five ports lived in their own sections and where not subject to Chinese laws.  This was policy was called _______________.
  • 4. 
    By 1800, only one Chinese port was open to Chinese trade.  This port was known as ________ to the Europeans.
  • 5. 
    In the 1800's, the ________ dynasty was declining due to external and internal pressures.
  • 6. 
    The Mandate of Heaven set up a situation where all dynasties go through a period of rises and falls.  This was called the ___________.
  • 7. 
    The ___________ was a former Chinese custom of touching the ground with the forehead as a sign of respect or submission
  • 8. 
    When the Chinese refused to improve Britain's balance of trade, the British resorted to illegally importing ______________.
  • 9. 
    The ____________ ended the Opium War.
  • 10. 
    The ____________, refers to China's belief that they were in between heaven and the barbarians who were below them.
  • 11. 
    Chinese civilization developed between the _____________ and the Chiang Jiang rivers.
  • 12. 
    China's geography led Chinese civilization to develop ___________ and unique.
  • 13. 
    True/False:  The Mandate of Heaven set up a "right of revolution".
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    True/False:  The Mandate of Heaven stated that the Chinese Emperor was a god.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    Which of the following was NOT a result of the Treaty of Nanjing?     
    • A. 

      Five ports were opened to British trade

    • B. 

      Taxes were limited on British goods

    • C. 

      The opium trade was outlawed

    • D. 

      China paid the cost of the war