Monday Review Quiz- Second Nine Weeks

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Monday Quizzes & Trivia

Based on quiz data from last week, these are the questions that you need to review before the assessment Tuesday. Use your notes, trivia for assistance!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    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

  • 2. 
    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

  • 3. 
    Democracy 
    • A. 

      Citizens hold the political power in government

    • B. 

      King or queen rules in the nation

    • C. 

      Mob rule- no one is in charge

    • D. 

      God is the ultimate authority of the government

  • 4. 
    Which group introduced horses within the Columbian Exchange?
    • A. 

      Spanish

    • B. 

      English

    • C. 

      Native Americans

    • D. 

      Dutch

  • 5. 
    Which European nation sent explorers towards Asia in search of better trade routes first
    • A. 

      Spain

    • B. 

      France

    • C. 

      England

    • D. 

      Portugal

  • 6. 
    Common Sense encouraged colonists to think about...
    • A. 

      War

    • B. 

      Making peace with the King George III

    • C. 

      Independence

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 7. 
    Columbian Exchange 
    • A. 

      Movement of people to the New World

    • B. 

      Movement of animals from the Old World

    • C. 

      Movement of plants, animals and disease from the Old and the New Worlds

    • D. 

      Movement of disease to the New World

  • 8. 
    Which of the following phrases does not belong with the Renaissance Era?
    • A. 

      Emphasis of the classic cultures- Greek and Roman

    • B. 

      Humanism, art, culture, realism

    • C. 

      Spread of new ideas with the use of the printing press

    • D. 

      Black Death reduced the European population by 1/2

  • 9. 
    Who created the Church of England- Anglican Church? 
    • A. 

      Machaivelli

    • B. 

      Da Vinci

    • C. 

      King Henry VIII

    • D. 

      Charles V

  • 10. 
    The Roman Catholic Church dominated life in Europe before the Protestant Reformation
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    Anarchy
    • A. 

      King or Queen rules the nation

    • B. 

      Mob rule or choas and disorder- lack of government

    • C. 

      God is at the center of government

    • D. 

      People make all the decisions for the king

  • 12. 
    In contrast to a democracy, which form of govt. uses the military to maintain power against the people's consent? ( hint: what is the opposite)
    • A. 

      Monarchy

    • B. 

      Anarchy

    • C. 

      Democracy

    • D. 

      Dictatorship

  • 13. 
    Use the following quote to help you answer the question below:"It must be acknowledged that the term 'republic' is of a very vague application in every language... I would say purely and simply it means a government by its citizens in mass, acting directly and personally according to the rules of the majority."- Thomas Jefferson 1816Which statement summarizes Jefferson's ideas about a republic form of government?
    • A. 

      The power of govt. rests with the citizens

    • B. 

      The power of the govt. rests with the leaders at the top of the govt.

    • C. 

      Republicans are always in control

    • D. 

      Republic forms of govt. have strict rules and laws that must be followed

  • 14. 
    Montesquieu's philosophy can be found in which famous American document? 
    • A. 

      Treaty of Paris

    • B. 

      Declaration of Independence

    • C. 

      US Constitution

    • D. 

      Gettysburg Address

  • 15. 
    The First Continental Congress called King George III into action against the British.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    American Revolution: "No taxation without representation" French Revolution: ________________________________
    • A. 

      Reign of Terror

    • B. 

      Liberty, Equality, Brotherhood

    • C. 

      Freedom is here!

    • D. 

      Opporunity for all- no more taxes!

  • 17. 
    This group had the burden of paying all the taxes in the nation of France before the revolution?
    • A. 

      First Estate

    • B. 

      Second Estate

    • C. 

      Third Estate

    • D. 

      Fourth Estate

  • 18. 
    I was the King of France when the French Revolution began.
    • A. 

      King Louis XVI

    • B. 

      King Henry VIII

    • C. 

      Napoleon

    • D. 

      King George III

  • 19. 
    This was the time of "radical" extreme leadership of the French Revolution in which many were executed in 1793-1794. 
    • A. 

      Renaissance

    • B. 

      Storming of the Bastille

    • C. 

      Reformation

    • D. 

      Regin of Terror

  • 20. 
    Napoleon's rule ended the French Revolution. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 21. 
    How did the printing press change lives of the people of Europe?
    • A. 

      Books could be purchase by anyone, cheaper to buy them

    • B. 

      Books were now available in many languages and more people could read them

    • C. 

      The innovation made communication easier and faster for ideas to spread throughout Europe

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 22. 
    Middle Ages: Influence of ____________Renaissance: Influence of Greek and Roman culture
    • A. 

      Trade

    • B. 

      Banks

    • C. 

      Religion

    • D. 

      Government

  • 23. 
    What famous document begins with the following words, "when in the course of human events it becomes necessary..." 
    • A. 

      English Bill of Rights

    • B. 

      US Constitution

    • C. 

      Declaration of Independence

    • D. 

      Magna Carta

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