Chapters 17-20 Review Quiz 2

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Revolution Quizzes & Trivia

Scientific Revolution, Age of Enlightenment, French Revolution, Industrial Revolution, Karl Marx, Adam Smith, Congress of Vienna Through Aug 04 question 19


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The needs of the Industrial Revolution in 19th-century Europe greatly contributed to the
    • A. 

      Growth of overseas empiresa

    • B. 

      Beginning of the triangular trade

    • C. 

      Development of international peacekeeping organizations

    • D. 

      Promotion of political and economic equality in Asia and Africa

  • 2. 
    Which statement is supported by the ideas of Karl Marx?
    • A. 

      Private ownership of businesses helps workers.

    • B. 

      Industrialization benefits the wealthy and exploits the poor.

    • C. 

      Countries should benefit from the wealth of their colonies.

    • D. 

      Industrial capitalism allows workers and employers to work together for a common purpose.

  • 3. 
    One of the main purposes of the Congress of Vienna (1814–1815) was to
    • A. 

      Promote the unification of Italy

    • B. 

      Preserve the German territories gained by Otto von Bismarck

    • C. 

      Restore the power of the Holy Roman Empire

    • D. 

      Establish a balance of power in Europe after the defeat of Napoleon

  • 4. 
    The writings of the 18th-century French philosophers Diderot, Rousseau, and Voltaire influenced the
    • A. 

      Policies of the enlightened despots

    • B. 

      Start of the Neolithic Revolution

    • C. 

      Success of the German unification movement

    • D. 

      Spread of imperialism to Africa and Asia

  • 5. 
    A long-term result of the Industrial Revolution in Europe was
    • A. 

      An increase in the number of small farms

    • B. 

      A decline in international trade

    • C. 

      A general rise in the standard of living

    • D. 

      A strengthening of the economic power of the nobility

  • 6. 
    One similarity of the Scientific Revolution and the Enlightenment is that both
    • A. 

      Had the support of the Roman Catholic Church

    • B. 

      Placed great value on traditional beliefs

    • C. 

      Emphasized the value of human reasoning

    • D. 

      Contributed to the end of feudalism

  • 7. 
    The writings of John Locke provides support for
    • A. 

      Elimination of laissez-faire capitalismg

    • B. 

      Formation of government based on a social contract

    • C. 

      Continuation of absolute monarchy

    • D. 

      Rejection of the natural rights philosophy

  • 8. 
    Which 19th century ideology led to the unification of Germany and of Italy and to the eventual breakup of Austria-Hungary and of the Ottoman Empire?
    • A. 

      Imperialism

    • B. 

      Nationalism

    • C. 

      Liberalismm

    • D. 

      Socialismsm

  • 9. 
    Which factors helped cause the defeat of Napoleon during his invasion of Russia?
    • A. 

      The severe winters and large size of Russia

    • B. 

      The many rivers and mountains of Russia

    • C. 

      The coalition between the Russian czar and the democratic leaders

    • D. 

      The well-trained and well-supplied Russian army

  • 10. 
    One reason Italy and Germany were not major colonial powers in the 16th and 17th centuries was that they
    • A. 

      Had self-sufficient economies

    • B. 

      Lacked political unity

    • C. 

      Rejected the practice of imperialism

    • D. 

      Belonged to opposing alliances