Russia And The Republics

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    What are the Two main ancient civilizations?

    • A.

      Roman and Cancerous

    • B.

      Indian and European

    • C.

      Greek and Rome

    • D.

      None of the above

    • E.

      All of the above

    Correct Answer
    C. Greek and Rome
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Greek and Rome. These two civilizations were prominent in ancient history and made significant contributions to various fields such as art, literature, philosophy, and governance. The Greeks are known for their advancements in democracy, mathematics, and philosophy, while the Romans are known for their engineering, architecture, and legal systems. Both civilizations had a lasting impact on Western civilization and continue to be studied and admired today.

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  • 2. 

    What did we get from the Greeks?

    • A.

      Communism

    • B.

      Socialism

    • C.

      Democracy

    • D.

      Vandalism

    • E.

      Graffiti

    Correct Answer
    C. Democracy
    Explanation
    The correct answer is democracy. Democracy is a system of government in which power is vested in the people, who exercise it either directly or through elected representatives. This form of government originated in ancient Greece and has since been adopted by many countries around the world. The Greeks developed the concept of democracy and laid the foundations for its practice, making it one of the significant contributions of their civilization.

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  • 3. 

    When were the "Middle Ages"?

    Correct Answer
    800-1350
    800 to 1350
    800-1350ish
    Explanation
    The "Middle Ages" refers to the time period between 800 and 1350. This era is characterized by the decline of the Roman Empire and the rise of feudalism in Europe. It was a time of significant political, social, and cultural changes, including the spread of Christianity, the development of feudalism, and the emergence of new kingdoms and empires. The dates 800-1350, 800 to 1350, and 800-1350ish all encompass the same time frame, indicating the correct answer.

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  • 4. 

    How many Europeans died as a result of the bubonic plague?

    Correct Answer
    25 mil
    25 million
    Explanation
    During the bubonic plague, approximately 25 million Europeans lost their lives.

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  • 5. 

    What was the Renaissance?

    Correct Answer
    A rebirth of interest in science, knowledge, and the arts
    Explanation
    The Renaissance was a period in European history that marked a renewed interest in various fields such as science, knowledge, and the arts. It was characterized by a revival of classical learning and a shift towards humanism, emphasizing the importance of human potential and achievement. During this time, there was a surge in artistic, scientific, and intellectual advancements, leading to significant cultural and societal changes. The Renaissance is often considered a pivotal period that laid the foundation for modern Western civilization.

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  • 6. 

    What is Reformation?

    • A.

      Martin Luther posts his 95 theses criticizing the catholic church

    • B.

      Hostility between Catholics and protestants ensues from this point

    • C.

      Political parties start to reform and it becomes a major problem in Russia and the republics don't know how to go about resolving it.

    • D.

      A+C

    • E.

      A+B

    Correct Answer
    E. A+B
    Explanation
    The Reformation refers to a period in history when Martin Luther posted his 95 theses criticizing the Catholic Church. This act sparked hostility between Catholics and Protestants. Additionally, political parties started to reform, causing major problems in Russia and the republics. The answer A+B suggests that both the criticism of the Catholic Church by Martin Luther and the subsequent political reform are key components of the Reformation.

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  • 7. 

    What is Feudalism?

    • A.

      Lord and Vassal to Nobel and Peasants

    • B.

      Nobel and Peasants to Lord and Vassal

    • C.

      Political problems to Fraud problems

    • D.

      A+C

    • E.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    A. Lord and Vassal to Nobel and Peasants
    Explanation
    Feudalism refers to a social and economic system that existed in medieval Europe. In this system, lords (nobles) granted land to vassals (peasants) in exchange for their loyalty and service. The vassals would work the land and provide military support to the lords. This relationship was based on mutual obligations and formed the basis of the feudal hierarchy. Therefore, the correct answer is "Lord and Vassal to Nobel and Peasants."

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  • 8. 

    When was the French Revolution?

    Correct Answer
    1789
    Explanation
    The French Revolution occurred in 1789. This was a period of radical social and political upheaval in France, marked by the overthrow of the monarchy, the rise of radical political factions, and the eventual establishment of the First French Republic. The revolution had a profound impact on France and the world, leading to significant changes in government, society, and the spread of revolutionary ideals.

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  • 9. 

    When was WWI?

    Correct Answer
    1914-1918
    Explanation
    WWI, also known as the First World War, occurred from 1914 to 1918. This global conflict involved many countries and was primarily fought between the Allies (including countries like France, Britain, and Russia) and the Central Powers (including Germany, Austria-Hungary, and the Ottoman Empire). The war started in 1914 with the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria, which led to a series of events and alliances that eventually escalated into a full-scale war. The conflict ended in 1918 with the signing of the Armistice, marking a significant turning point in world history.

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  • 10. 

    When was WWII?

    Correct Answer
    1939-1945
    Explanation
    WWII, also known as World War II, occurred from 1939 to 1945. It was a global conflict involving many countries and was primarily fought between two major alliances, the Allies and the Axis powers. The war began with the German invasion of Poland in 1939 and ended with the surrender of Japan in 1945. This six-year period saw significant military engagements, including the invasion of France, the Battle of Britain, the attack on Pearl Harbor, the D-Day landings, and the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki.

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