History 30s - Final Exam

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History 30s - Final Exam

Final Exam for Mr. Lahaie's History 30S class.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What side did Canada fight on in World War I?
    • A. 

      Britain

    • B. 

      Germany

    • C. 

      Bulgaria

  • 2. 
    How long did World War I last?
    • A. 

      1914 to 1920

    • B. 

      1915 to 1919

    • C. 

      1914 to 1919

  • 3. 
    What was "no man's land"?
    • A. 

      The land between France and Germany.

    • B. 

      The land between military divisions.

    • C. 

      The land between trenches.

  • 4. 
    Where did the Canadians fight in World War I? (Select all correct answers)
    • A. 

      Passchendaele

    • B. 

      The Somme

    • C. 

      Dieppe

    • D. 

      Vimy Ridge

  • 5. 
    How many Canadians lost their lives fighting in World War I?
    • A. 

      Over 100,000.

    • B. 

      Over 80,000.

    • C. 

      Over 60,000.

    • D. 

      Less than 50,000

  • 6. 
    The Germans started used chemical warfare during which war?
    • A. 

      World War I.

    • B. 

      World War II.

    • C. 

      Cold War.

    • D. 

      Korean War.

  • 7. 
    It's estimated that BLANK Aboriginal soldiers served in the first World War.
    • A. 

      500

    • B. 

      1500

    • C. 

      2500

    • D. 

      3500

  • 8. 
    In western Canada, treaties signed in the 1870s ultimately affected the lifestyle and warrior ethic of the Indians in two ways. (Select the two correct answers)
    • A. 

      Development of a strong tie with the Queen of England.

    • B. 

      The old nomadic ways, including the warrior ethic, were now suppressed.

    • C. 

      The Indians had a greater appreciation for the Government of Canada.

  • 9. 
    In the 1870s, Indian Nations saw the treaties as pacts with the Crown rather than with the...
    • A. 

      Provincial Governments.

    • B. 

      Canadian Federal Government.

    • C. 

      British Government.

  • 10. 
    In 1914, to young Indian men, the achievement of military distinction was a traditional ideal. Though diminished in intensity, this ideal still lived within certain Indian cultures. The Blackfoot Nation, for example, believed the age-old saying:
    • A. 

      "It is better for a man to be loved in life than to die of old age or heartache."

    • B. 

      "It is better for a man to be killed in battle than to die of old age or sickness."

    • C. 

      "It is better for a man to be killed in battle than to live old or die young."

  • 11. 
    World War I started in the summer of 1914 with the assassination of...
    • A. 

      Archduke Franz Bernardine.

    • B. 

      Archduke Franz Ferdinand.

    • C. 

      King of Austro-Hungary.

  • 12. 
    Gavrilo Princip made history by...
    • A. 

      Stopping someone.

    • B. 

      Killing someone.

    • C. 

      Helping someone.

  • 13. 
    In 1914, Canada entered the first World War after which country declare war?
    • A. 

      France

    • B. 

      Germany

    • C. 

      Britain

  • 14. 
    Before the start of the first World War, Canada had over 30,000 soldiers or military men.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    Ypres is a very old town in Belgium where Canadians fought.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    What type of gas did the Germans used against the Canadians during World War I?
    • A. 

      Oxygen

    • B. 

      Carbon

    • C. 

      Chlorine

  • 17. 
    How did Canada help its soldiers fighting overseas during World War I? (Select all correct answers)
    • A. 

      Farmers helped by turning larger crops of wheat.

    • B. 

      Canadians tried to cut down their diets.

    • C. 

      Canadian steel companies made ammunition shells.

    • D. 

      Canada built new factories to help the army.

    • E. 

      Canadians started lending money to the Government (Victory Bonds).

    • F. 

      Canadians did nothing in the first World War, we were simply too poor.

  • 18. 
    In 1917, Canadian Income Tax was introduced to help the war efforts. It was supposed to be a temporary measure.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    Canadian women eventually got the right to vote because of World War II.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    By the end of World War I, more than 30,000 women were working in munitions factories.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 21. 
    The world's first radio station (1919) was Canadian?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 22. 
    World War I (fighting) ended on November 11, 1919, at 11:00am. Britain and its allies had won.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 23. 
    Canada had the BLANK of the world after World War I because of the sacrifices we had made.
  • 24. 
    The 1919 Winnipeg General Strike happened because of:
    • A. 

      High costs.

    • B. 

      Low wages.

    • C. 

      None of the above.

  • 25. 
    What answer doesn't compute with the concept of the "Roaring Twenties"?
    • A. 

      Good Investments.

    • B. 

      Stock Markets.

    • C. 

      Investors.

    • D. 

      Unemployment.