Ottoman Warriors Quiz Questions

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Ottoman Empire Quizzes & Trivia

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What dynasty annexed Manchu tribes, and created the banner system?
    • A. 

      Ming

    • B. 

      Qing

    • C. 

      Qianlong

    • D. 

      Kangxi

  • 2. 
    True or false:Under the rule of Kangxi, the Manchurians and Chinese shunned each other.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    What was the result of the Treaty of Nerchinsk?
    • A. 

      Granted tolerance to most religions as long as they paid taxes

    • B. 

      Kicked the Jesuits out of China

    • C. 

      Marked the beginning of the invasion of Tibet

    • D. 

      Pushed the Russians out of China

  • 4. 
    True or false:Chinese emperors rejected western technology.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    True or false:Jesuits were very intellectual and intelligent.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    What was the general location of the Mamluk empire?
    • A. 

      Greece and Turkey

    • B. 

      Russia and Mongolia

    • C. 

      Indonesia and China

    • D. 

      Egypt and Mediterranean

  • 7. 
    Who is Aybak?
    • A. 

      Russian Czar during Russian/Mongol border disputes

    • B. 

      First sultan of Mamluk

    • C. 

      Islamic slave turned radical warrior for the Ottoman Empire

    • D. 

      Very wise ruler who granted toleration to the Jews and Christians

  • 8. 
    George Bush is to Washington D.C., as Saladin is to ___________.
    • A. 

      Turkey

    • B. 

      Ghaza

    • C. 

      Istanbul

    • D. 

      Jerusalem

  • 9. 
    Constantinople was renamed ___________ under the rule of Sultan Mehmen II.
    • A. 

      Istanbul

    • B. 

      Turkey

    • C. 

      Ghaza

    • D. 

      Lepanto

  • 10. 
    What were the Ottoman warriors referred to by?
    • A. 

      Timars

    • B. 

      Ghazis

    • C. 

      Ulamas

    • D. 

      Sharias

  • 11. 
    How were the Ottoman warriors paid?
    • A. 

      Land

    • B. 

      Money

    • C. 

      Food

    • D. 

      Slaves

  • 12. 
    What is the term for land that was paid to Ottoman warriors?
    • A. 

      Ghaza

    • B. 

      Sharia

    • C. 

      Sunni

    • D. 

      Timars

  • 13. 
    Which Ottoman ruler granted toleration to the Jews and the Christians?
    • A. 

      Suleyman the Magnificent

    • B. 

      Selim I

    • C. 

      Mehmen II

    • D. 

      Aybak

  • 14. 
    ___________ is the greatest of the Ottoman rulers, who is known as 'The Lawgiver'.
    • A. 

      Selim the Magnificent

    • B. 

      Sultan Mehmen II

    • C. 

      Eileen Taluraye

    • D. 

      Suleyman the Magnificent

  • 15. 
    In fratricide, how did they determine the next Sultan?
    • A. 

      The brothers of the late Sultan would battle it out for the position

    • B. 

      The eldest male sibling would be the next Sultan

    • C. 

      The Sultan would appoint subjects to take his place

    • D. 

      The Sultan's corpse would be the ruler.

  • 16. 
    Ottoman empire:Laws of the state were from the ____________, and interpreted by the ___________.
    • A. 

      Ulama, Timars

    • B. 

      Timars, Sharia

    • C. 

      Sharia, Ulama

    • D. 

      Qanum, Sharia

  • 17. 
    Who was the greatest of the Safavid rulers?
    • A. 

      Shah Abbas I

    • B. 

      Isfahan

    • C. 

      Najaf

    • D. 

      Chaldiran the Great

  • 18. 
    What was the tax paid by Christians and Jews to the empire so they could practice their religions called?
    • A. 

      Madrasas

    • B. 

      Vizier

    • C. 

      Jizya

    • D. 

      Sinan

  • 19. 
    The Ottoman's superior growth was mainly because of what?
    • A. 

      Economy

    • B. 

      Conquests

    • C. 

      Religion

    • D. 

      Tolerance

  • 20. 
    True or false:Coffeehouses were the cultural landmarks of the Ottomans.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 21. 
    The most notable mosque in the Ottoman empire would have to be the ___________.
    • A. 

      Topkapi Palace

    • B. 

      Taj Mahal

    • C. 

      Papiski Mosque

    • D. 

      Suleymaniye Mosque

  • 22. 
    Under who's rule did the Ottoman empire take a sharp decline?
    • A. 

      Selim I

    • B. 

      Suleyman

    • C. 

      Selim II

    • D. 

      Mehmen II

  • 23. 
    What was the capital of Persia?
    • A. 

      Isfahan

    • B. 

      Najaf

    • C. 

      Baghdad

    • D. 

      Iman

  • 24. 
    True or false:The Safavid Empire's economy was based on agriculture.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 25. 
    What was the interpretation of Islam?
    • A. 

      Iman

    • B. 

      Ayatollahs

    • C. 

      Ijtihad

    • D. 

      Shiite

  • 26. 
    What is Delhi Sultanate?
    • A. 

      Last of the Ottoman rulers

    • B. 

      First Muslim kingdom in India

    • C. 

      Treaty between Safavids and Ottomans

    • D. 

      Islamic city with a high concentration of Ayatollahs

  • 27. 
    In Sikh, which religions are blended together?
    • A. 

      Christianity and Muslim

    • B. 

      Hinduism and Judaism

    • C. 

      Islam and Christianity

    • D. 

      Islam and Hinduism

  • 28. 
    The idea that man is important, as well as his accomplishments is called humanism.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 29. 
    Which of the following were pioneers of science during The Enlightenment?Check all that apply
    • A. 

      Tycho Brahe

    • B. 

      Galileo

    • C. 

      Copernicus

    • D. 

      Rene Descartes

    • E. 

      Johannes Kepler

  • 30. 
    Who proved Copernicus to be correct?
    • A. 

      Galileo

    • B. 

      Locke

    • C. 

      Kepler

    • D. 

      Newton

  • 31. 
    Who is known to use mathematics to come up with the laws of gravity?
    • A. 

      Bacon

    • B. 

      Kepler

    • C. 

      Brahe

    • D. 

      Newton

  • 32. 
    Who wrote "Novum Organum"?
    • A. 

      Bacon

    • B. 

      Descartes

    • C. 

      Galileo

    • D. 

      Copernicus

  • 33. 
    Which of the following was not a result of the Scientific Revolution?
    • A. 

      Development of a scientific community

    • B. 

      New technology

    • C. 

      The Enlightenment

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 34. 
    Who stated the man was born with certain rights (life, liberty, and property)?
    • A. 

      Baron of Montesquieu

    • B. 

      Voltaire

    • C. 

      Rousseau

    • D. 

      John Locke

  • 35. 
    Who stated that government should be divided by branches and departments, and also wrote "Spirit of the Laws"?
    • A. 

      John Locke

    • B. 

      Voltaire

    • C. 

      Baron of Montesquieu

    • D. 

      Adam Smith

  • 36. 
    Who believed that there was a god, but he does not govern our lives?
    • A. 

      Rousseau

    • B. 

      Adam Smith

    • C. 

      John Locke

    • D. 

      Voltaire

  • 37. 
    Denis Diderot and Jean le Rond d' Alembert wrote ____________.
    • A. 

      "Candide"

    • B. 

      "The Wealth of Nations"

    • C. 

      "Social Contract"

    • D. 

      "Encyclopedia"

  • 38. 
    Which of the following was not a legacy left by the Enlightenment?
    • A. 

      Ideal of progress

    • B. 

      Science and religion are separate spheres

    • C. 

      Government should be one central branch with one monarch

    • D. 

      Importance of education to the middle class

  • 39. 
    What was the first Mughal garden tomb?
    • A. 

      Taj Mahal

    • B. 

      Humayun's tomb

    • C. 

      Sheikh Salim Christi

    • D. 

      Jahangir

  • 40. 
    Akbar the Great was the greatest of the Mughali emperors.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 41. 
    Akbar the great conquered _____________.
    • A. 

      Central India

    • B. 

      Western Mongolia

    • C. 

      Southern China

    • D. 

      Southern India

  • 42. 
    What is the finest garden tomb?
    • A. 

      Humayun's tomb

    • B. 

      Akbar Mahal

    • C. 

      Taj Mahal

    • D. 

      Hagia Sophia

  • 43. 
    True or false:Shah Jahan commissioned the building of the Taj Mahal.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 44. 
    Supporters of Parliament during the English Civil War were nicknamed what?
    • A. 

      Cavaliers

    • B. 

      Roundheads

    • C. 

      Cromwells

    • D. 

      Marquis

  • 45. 
    True or false:Rump Parliament ordered the execution of Charles I
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 46. 
    True or false:General George Monck helped restore Charles I to his throne.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 47. 
    Charles II is to habeas corpus as James II is to ____________.
    • A. 

      Petition of Rights

    • B. 

      Bill of Rights

    • C. 

      Anglican Rights

    • D. 

      Divine Right of Kings

  • 48. 
    Colbert and Mercantilism pushed the idea of _____________.
    • A. 

      Only sell, not buy with other nations

    • B. 

      Only buy, not sell with other nations

    • C. 

      Buy and sell equally with other nations

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 49. 
    True or false:The Treaty of Pairs helped end the War of Spanish Succession.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 50. 
    What was the Assembly of Notables?
    • A. 

      Henry VIII was condemned to be executed

    • B. 

      Marquis de Lafayette was stoned

    • C. 

      Established a constitution and legislative branch

    • D. 

      Louis XVI asked for more taxes

  • 51. 
    What is the correct order of the French Estates?
    • A. 

      1)Clergy 2)Nobility 3)Commoners

    • B. 

      1)Commoners 2)Nobility 3)Clergy

    • C. 

      1)Nobility 2)Clergy 3)Commoners

    • D. 

      1)Nobility 2)Commoners 3)Clergy

  • 52. 
    The National Guard during the French Revolution was led by whom?
    • A. 

      Robespierre

    • B. 

      Jacobins

    • C. 

      Napoleon

    • D. 

      Lafayette

  • 53. 
    What was the Declaration of Pilnitz?
    • A. 

      Austria and Prussia give France an ultimatum (no more revolution)

    • B. 

      Peace treaty with the English in 1793

    • C. 

      French will aid the American efforts in the new world

    • D. 

      The church gained back power in France

  • 54. 
    Who or what was the symbol of the French Revolution?
    • A. 

      Robespierre

    • B. 

      Council of Trent

    • C. 

      Napoleon

    • D. 

      Guillotine

  • 55. 
    True or false:Under the Concordat-Catholic Church, the church in France regained some power, and was also named the official religion of France.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 56. 
    Who made the 1804 Civil Code?
    • A. 

      Napoleon

    • B. 

      Dynamite

    • C. 

      Robespierre

    • D. 

      Voltaire

  • 57. 
    What was Napoleon's biggest mistake?
    • A. 

      Bankrupted France

    • B. 

      Did not tax the clergy

    • C. 

      Invaded Russia

    • D. 

      Allied with Germany

  • 58. 
    True or false:Waterloo was Napoleon's last battle.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 59. 
    _____________ were Spanish born in Spain who moved to Latin America.
    • A. 

      Peninsulares

    • B. 

      Creoles

    • C. 

      Mulattoes

  • 60. 
    True or false:The Creoles had wealth, but no political power.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 61. 
    What was a major cause of the Wars of Independence?
    • A. 

      Movement of the upper class, not the lower class

    • B. 

      Napoleon replaces Spanish king with his brother, Joseph

    • C. 

      The American-Haitian Independence

    • D. 

      Expansion of trade

  • 62. 
    What was the first Latin American country to receive their independence?
    • A. 

      Peru

    • B. 

      Mexico

    • C. 

      Haiti

    • D. 

      Venezuela

  • 63. 
    The Haitian Revolution was triggered by whom?
    • A. 

      Upper class

    • B. 

      Middle class

    • C. 

      Lower class

  • 64. 
    What battle ended with the defeat of French forces in Haiti?
    • A. 

      Utrecht

    • B. 

      Leclerc

    • C. 

      Vertieres

    • D. 

      Hidalgo

  • 65. 
    Who was the leader of the Argentinian Independence?
    • A. 

      Jose de San Martin

    • B. 

      Simon Bolivar

    • C. 

      Padre Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla

    • D. 

      Francois L'Ouverture

  • 66. 
    What was the Junta de Buenos Aires?
    • A. 

      Protectors of Peru

    • B. 

      Peasant uprising

    • C. 

      Argentinian independence day

    • D. 

      Creoles under Jose de San Martin who pushed for the independence of Argentina from Spain

  • 67. 
    Jose de San Martin believed that the best way to be liberated from Spain was to ____________.
    • A. 

      Cut off all resources back to the mother country

    • B. 

      Inflict the Spaniards with new world diseases

    • C. 

      Establish a local monarchy

  • 68. 
    What supposedly happened at the Meeting of Guayaquil?
    • A. 

      San Martin gave all control to Bolivar

    • B. 

      Bolivar gave all control to San Martin

    • C. 

      Bolivar made out with San Martin

  • 69. 
    What battle marked the complete independence of Latin America?
    • A. 

      Caracas

    • B. 

      Vertieres

    • C. 

      Waterloo

    • D. 

      Ayacucho

  • 70. 
    Which of the following was not a reason why the English Civil War happened?
    • A. 

      Stuarts vs. Parliament

    • B. 

      Charles I and Petition of Rights

    • C. 

      Scientific Revolution

    • D. 

      Cromwell, and the Glorious Revolution

  • 71. 
    Who issued a liberal constitution for Mexico?
    • A. 

      Jose de San Martin

    • B. 

      King Ferdinand VII

    • C. 

      Padre Miguel Hidalgo

    • D. 

      Augustin de Iturbide