Ind. Rev. Final Review 2017

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Revolution Quizzes & Trivia

What do you know about the Industrial Revolution?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Complete the following analogyThomas Paine: __________Thomas Jefferson: _____________
    • A. 

      Common Sense: Amenrican Crisis

    • B. 

      Common Sense: Declaration of Independence

    • C. 

      Common Sense: Constitution of 1776

    • D. 

      Declaration of Independence: American Crisis

  • 2. 
    Which continent would be considered the New World?
    • A. 

      Europe

    • B. 

      Africa

    • C. 

      Asia

    • D. 

      North America

  • 3. 
    Da Vinci was often called a "Renaissance Man". What does that mean?
    • A. 

      He was born during the Renaissance

    • B. 

      He lived and worked during the Renaissance

    • C. 

      He was skilled in many areas- math, science, inventing, arts, etc

    • D. 

      He was only a famous painter during the Renaissance

  • 4. 
    Why was the Columbian Exchange named after Christopher Columbus?
    • A. 

      He invented the term

    • B. 

      He was an expert on New World species

    • C. 

      His ship was nicknamed the Columbian Exchange

    • D. 

      His voyages marked the beginning of the exchange

  • 5. 
    The Treaty of Tordesailles is important today because:
    • A. 

      South American nations have a strong connection to Spain and Christian based religions due to the negotations that took place in 1494

    • B. 

      North America became a colony of Portugal

    • C. 

      This treaty had no impact on life today

    • D. 

      The Spanish took over all the land in the New World and Old World

  • 6. 
    The Scientific Revolution can be best described as...? 
    • A. 

      A new way of thinking about the natural world based upon careful observaion and being able to question accepted beliefs

    • B. 

      The realization that the Earth was round instead of flat during the Age of Discovery

    • C. 

      The discovery of nulclear energy as a main source of power

    • D. 

      An acceptance that the Catholic Church was the only true source of knowledge

  • 7. 
    The Declaration of Independence laid the foundation for democratic thinking.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    What document is known as the "ultimate break up letter"?
    • A. 

      Declaration of Rights

    • B. 

      English Bill of Rights

    • C. 

      Declaration of Independence

    • D. 

      Magna Carta

  • 9. 
    The switch from handmade goods to machine made goods could be best described as...
    • A. 

      Urbanization

    • B. 

      Immigration

    • C. 

      Industrial Revolution

    • D. 

      Economic Revolution

  • 10. 
    Urbanization: _____________Immigration: movement to new country 
    • A. 

      Movement to cities

    • B. 

      Movement to farms

    • C. 

      Movement of peoples across Europe

    • D. 

      Movement to USA

  • 11. 
    Select the nation where the Industrial Revolution began.
    • A. 

      USA

    • B. 

      China

    • C. 

      France

    • D. 

      England

  • 12. 
    Which statement would best describe the working conditions that people encountered during the Industrial Revolution?
    • A. 

      Workers spent long hours in the factories, often fourteen hours a day, six days a week

    • B. 

      The work was repetitive and boring, people would fall asleep on the job

    • C. 

      Work was dangerous so they set up sick leave for those who were injured

    • D. 

      Children under the age of 15 were not allowed to work because the machines were dangerous and loud

  • 13. 
    What is a cottage industry? 
    • A. 

      Improved working conditions for those who worked in factories

    • B. 

      Using large machines in a home setting rather than a factory

    • C. 

      Working and making goods at home rather than in large factories

    • D. 

      Making cottages in factories

  • 14. 
    Select the invention that does not belong with the First Industrial Revolution of England.
    • A. 

      Steam engine

    • B. 

      Spinning jenny

    • C. 

      Cotton gin

    • D. 

      Elevator

  • 15. 
    Determine which of the following resources would not be a reason why England served as the center of the Industrial Revolution  
    • A. 

      Population

    • B. 

      Rivers

    • C. 

      Coal and iron

    • D. 

      Trees

  • 16. 
    The Enclosure Movement had a negative effect on poor farmers. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    Select the main problem that working people faced during the Industrial Revolution.
    • A. 

      Poor working conditions, long hours, dangerous & loud machinery

    • B. 

      Use of child labor

    • C. 

      Dirty neighborhoods- pollution, disease, trash in streets

    • D. 

      All of the Above

  • 18. 
    Which statement would best describe the working conditions that people encountered during the Industrial Revolution?
    • A. 

      Workers spent long hours in the factories, often fourteen hours a day, six days a week

    • B. 

      The work was repetitive and boring, people would fall asleep on the job

    • C. 

      Work was dangerous so they set up sick leave for those who were injured

    • D. 

      Children under the age of 15 were not allowed to work because the machines were dangerous and loud

  • 19. 
    Determine which of the following would not be a statement or phrase associated with capitalism.
    • A. 

      Competition of corporations

    • B. 

      Supply and demand drives the cycle of the economy

    • C. 

      Government owned/controlled all of the banks and factories

    • D. 

      Privately owned business

  • 20. 
    The negative impact/effects of the Industrial Revolution could be best described as? 
    • A. 

      Pollution- water and air

    • B. 

      Growth of the middle class

    • C. 

      Child labor

    • D. 

      Both A and C

  • 21. 
    Adam Smith: The Wealth of NationsKarl Marx: _____________________
    • A. 

      Magna Carta

    • B. 

      Communist Manifesto

    • C. 

      Declaration of Rights of Man

    • D. 

      Common Sense

  • 22. 
    Communism is ___________?
    • A. 

      A theory

    • B. 

      Economic system

    • C. 

      Type of government system

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 23. 
    Under the communist economic system, people are ____________?
    • A. 

      Able to start a business they wish

    • B. 

      Unable to own a business if they wish

    • C. 

      Do not have to work

    • D. 

      Can own a farm but no other types of business

  • 24. 
    Which nation would be an example of socialist type of nation?
    • A. 

      USA

    • B. 

      North Korea

    • C. 

      Canada

    • D. 

      Russia

  • 25. 
    Select the statement which is true concerning communists economies.
    • A. 

      Wealth is redistributed to all of the people--- all people should make the same amount of money

    • B. 

      Government controls most of the farms, banks, factories

    • C. 

      Both A and B

    • D. 

      Supply and demand drives the economy

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