World History Quiz: Imperialism And Revolutions

13 Questions | Total Attempts: 33

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  • 1. 
    During the Industrial Revolution, what caused the significant migration of people to cities from rural areas?
    • A. 

      Cleaner environment

    • B. 

      Economic opportunity

    • C. 

      Greater equality

  • 2. 
    What was the role of European colonies during the Industrial Revolution?
    • A. 

      To supply raw materials

    • B. 

      To produce manufactured goods

    • C. 

      To provide industrial labor

  • 3. 
    What factors led to people living longer and healthier lives?
    • A. 

      Improvements in transportation

    • B. 

      Improvements in sanitation and medicine

    • C. 

      Improvements in communication

  • 4. 
    How did the increase in railroad trackage from 1840 to 1890 influence the global economy?
    • A. 

      It increased trade by connecting the interior to industrial centers and seaports

    • B. 

      It made getting materials to the Great Lakes faster

    • C. 

      It made making goods eaiser

  • 5. 
    What foreign policy developed in both Europe and Asia as a result of nationalism?
    • A. 

      Communism

    • B. 

      Militarism

    • C. 

      Absolutism

  • 6. 
    What new economic factor led to the growth of democracy in Great Britain and the United States?
    • A. 

      Industrialism

    • B. 

      Commercialism

    • C. 

      Feudalism

  • 7. 
    What was an economic consequence of the revolutions in Haiti?
    • A. 

      Religious reform

    • B. 

      Land reform

    • C. 

      Labor reform

  • 8. 
    The revolutions in America, France, and Haiti were all influenced by what philosophical movement?
    • A. 

      Mercantilism

    • B. 

      The Enlightenment

    • C. 

      Scientific Revolution

  • 9. 
    How does industrialization lead to imperialism?
    • A. 

      Competition for natural resources & markets

    • B. 

      Child Labor

    • C. 

      Workers demanded higher wages

  • 10. 
    A positive political consequence of industrialization was:
    • A. 

      Right to vote

    • B. 

      Lower death rater

    • C. 

      Lower wages for women and children

  • 11. 
    An environmental effect of industrialization was:
    • A. 

      Lower unemployment

    • B. 

      Increased pollution

    • C. 

      Better transportation

  • 12. 
    Which European country used indirect rule in their African colonies?
    • A. 

      Russia

    • B. 

      France

    • C. 

      Britain

  • 13. 
    What was a positive effect of imperialism in Africa?
    • A. 

      Modernization

    • B. 

      Urbanization

    • C. 

      Turbanization