Chapter 8 Practice Quiz

23 Questions

Settings
Please wait...
Chapter 8 Practice Quiz

.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The independence movement in Latin America was spearheaded by
    • A. 

      The peninsulares.

    • B. 

      Creoles

    • C. 

      The Spanish.

    • D. 

      The mulattos.

  • 2. 
    José de San Martín was a military officer from _____________ who liberated parts of Spanish-speaking South America.
    • A. 

      Mexico

    • B. 

      Brazil

    • C. 

      Argentina

    • D. 

      USA

  • 3. 
    The independence movement in Mexico was led, in part, by
    • A. 

      Miguel Hidalgo.

    • B. 

      Dom Pedro.

    • C. 

      Simón Bolívar.

    • D. 

      Sam Orviedo

  • 4. 
    Nationalism was a force that
    • A. 

      Stank.

    • B. 

      Was used to hold together centuries-old empires.

    • C. 

      Was supported by conservatives.

    • D. 

      Gave rise to the nation-state.

  • 5. 
    In the 1860s, the expansion of Prussia was achieved under the leadership of
    • A. 

      King Victor Emmanuel II

    • B. 

      Otto von Bismarck

    • C. 

      Napoleon III

    • D. 

      Henry the Navigator

  • 6. 
    Which of the following men led a revolt of enslaved Africans in Saint -Domingue?
    • A. 

      José de San Martín

    • B. 

      José Maria Morelos

    • C. 

      Toussaint L'Ouverture

    • D. 

      Napoleon II

  • 7. 
    Which of the following is true about nationalism?
    • A. 

      One's greatest loyalty should be to a nation of people who share a common culture.

    • B. 

      The nation of people should have several kings.

    • C. 

      A person’s loyalty should be to a king.

    • D. 

      Option 4

  • 8. 
    By 1871 there was a shift in power in Europe, which nation changed?
    • A. 

      Britain became Germany.

    • B. 

      Prussia became Germany.

    • C. 

      Germany became France.

    • D. 

      Italy became Prussia.

  • 9. 
    A key characteristic of nationalism is
    • A. 

      A soccer team.

    • B. 

      Food.

    • C. 

      A flag.

    • D. 

      A shared language.

  • 10. 
    Which of the following issued the Edict of Emancipation?
    • A. 

      Nicholas I

    • B. 

      Napoleon Bonaparte

    • C. 

      Alexander II

    • D. 

      Abraham Lincoln

  • 11. 
    Rome became the capital of the Kingdom of _______ in 1870 after the joining of forces from Northern and Southern Italy and the conquest of the Papal States.
    • A. 

      Italy

    • B. 

      Germany

    • C. 

      England

    • D. 

      France

  • 12. 
    Which of the following was the leader of the Red Shirts who conquered Southern Italy?
    • A. 

      King William I

    • B. 

      Czar Nicholas II

    • C. 

      Queen Elizabeth

    • D. 

      Giuseppe Garibaldi

  • 13. 
    The ruler of the new, unified German empire was given the title of
    • A. 

      Kaiser.

    • B. 

      Reich.

    • C. 

      Czar.

    • D. 

      Dude.

  • 14. 
    He was known as Libertador from Venezuela.
    • A. 

      Simón Bolívar

    • B. 

      Toussaint L’Ouverture

    • C. 

      Peninsulares

    • D. 

      Creoles

  • 15. 
    This term was used in Latin America to describe Spaniards born in Latin America.
    • A. 

      Creoles

    • B. 

      Peninsulares

    • C. 

      Mulattos

    • D. 

      Mestizos

  • 16. 
    This term was used in Latin America to describe people of mixed European and Indian ancestry.
    • A. 

      Mulattos

    • B. 

      Mestizos

    • C. 

      Peninsulares

    • D. 

      Americans

  • 17. 
    This term was used in Latin America to describe Latin Americans born in Spain.
    • A. 

      Protestants

    • B. 

      Communists

    • C. 

      Mulattos

    • D. 

      Peninsulares

  • 18. 
    ________________ ideas inspired Latin American revolutionaries.
    • A. 

      Enlightenment

    • B. 

      Communist

    • C. 

      Protestant

    • D. 

      Brazil

  • 19. 
    Portuguese Prince Dom Pedro became the king of _____________.
    • A. 

      England

    • B. 

      France

    • C. 

      Brazil

    • D. 

      Italy

  • 20. 
    Throughout this period the French were ________________.
    • A. 

      Famous for great government

    • B. 

      Totally crazy

    • C. 

      Orderly

    • D. 

      Like the English

  • 21. 
    What is Russification?
    • A. 

      When steel corrodes

    • B. 

      Forcing others to accept Russian culture

    • C. 

      Scientific method of government

    • D. 

      Talent

  • 22. 
    • A. 

      King Victor Emmanuel II

    • B. 

      Napoleon III

    • C. 

      A powerful army

    • D. 

      Nicholas

  • 23. 
    Who were conservative wealthy landowners who supported King Wilhelm I?
    • A. 

      Communists

    • B. 

      Creoles

    • C. 

      Junkers

    • D. 

      English