World Civilization Exam! Trivia Questions Quiz

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World Civilization Quizzes & Trivia

This is a quiz for the exam 3. Lemme know if these quizzes help. . . . Good luck Mr. Hathaway!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who invented the steam engine?
    • A. 

      Edmund Cartwright

    • B. 

      James Watt

    • C. 

      Eli Whitney

    • D. 

      James Hargreaves

  • 2. 
    Where did the Industrial Revolution begin?
    • A. 

      Great Britain

    • B. 

      Germany

    • C. 

      Japan

    • D. 

      United States

  • 3. 
    During the Industrial Revolution, there was a ______% increase in food production in England.
    • A. 

      200

    • B. 

      300

    • C. 

      400

    • D. 

      500

  • 4. 
    During the Industrial Revolution, European population growth rose from 120 million people to _________ million during the 18th century.
    • A. 

      150

    • B. 

      190

    • C. 

      250

    • D. 

      310

  • 5. 
    This invention doubled weaving output, without doubling the supply of yarn.
    • A. 

      Spinning Jenny

    • B. 

      Power Loom

    • C. 

      Steam Engine

    • D. 

      Flying Shuttle

  • 6. 
    True or false:The spinning jenny increased the supply of yarn, faster than the flying shuttle could process.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    The Rocket connected Liverpool and Manchester and went at a top speed of ____mph.
    • A. 

      10

    • B. 

      16

    • C. 

      22

    • D. 

      30

  • 8. 
    True or false:Under communism, the society should be purely secular.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Under Otto von Bismarck, Germany was unified by the conservative forces, also known as what?
    • A. 

      Junkers

    • B. 

      Proletarians

    • C. 

      Secularists

    • D. 

      Mr. Hathaway

  • 10. 
    Under European imperialism, Europe was producing ___% of the world's goods.
    • A. 

      40

    • B. 

      50

    • C. 

      60

    • D. 

      70

  • 11. 
    What are protectorates?
    • A. 

      The mother country invests in the baby country

    • B. 

      The mother country respects the local government

    • C. 

      Include one aspect of the baby country and it's usually economics

    • D. 

      Glorification of war, and the scramble for colonies

  • 12. 
    What was the Conference of Berlin?
    • A. 

      Gap between rich and poor grew

    • B. 

      Germany was unified under Otto von Bismarck

    • C. 

      Slavery was outlawed in Western Europe

    • D. 

      No single European country could dominate a single continent

  • 13. 
    True or false:Britain forced China to open up trade and ports through the selling of Opium
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    What is not part of the Treaty of Nanking?
    • A. 

      China has to pay for war

    • B. 

      British merchants can trade freely in China

    • C. 

      British merchants are subject to Chinese laws while in Chinese territory

    • D. 

      China had to open 5 ports for western trade

  • 15. 
    True or false:The intrusion of the west was devastating for China
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    What is the U.S. Open Door Policy?
    • A. 

      US cannot invade China

    • B. 

      US can freely trade with 3 Chinese ports

    • C. 

      US told Europeans to back off of China

    • D. 

      US was in support of the Taiping Rebellion

  • 17. 
    Under which Chinese dynasty did the Opium Wars occur?
    • A. 

      Ming

    • B. 

      Qing

    • C. 

      Wing

    • D. 

      Xing

  • 18. 
    Which revolt or rebellion?Sun Yat Sen helped organize the nationalist party of China
    • A. 

      Wuchang

    • B. 

      Taiping

    • C. 

      Manchu

    • D. 

      Boxer

  • 19. 
    What is a "floating world"?
    • A. 

      Exactly what you think it means

    • B. 

      City where women were not allowed

    • C. 

      City where children were not allowed

    • D. 

      City where men were not allowed

  • 20. 
    Educated pretty girl to please men? (sold their art skills)
    • A. 

      Prostitute

    • B. 

      Geisha

    • C. 

      Edo

    • D. 

      Commodore matthew perry

  • 21. 
    Who was the Japanese emperor during the Meiji Restoration?
    • A. 

      Taiping

    • B. 

      Mutsuhito

    • C. 

      Takamori

    • D. 

      Tokugawa

  • 22. 
    What symbolized Old Japan vs. New Japan?
    • A. 

      Morrison Incident

    • B. 

      Floating Worlds

    • C. 

      Sino-Japanese War

    • D. 

      Saigon Rebellion

  • 23. 
    What marked the end of the samurai and traditional Japanese society?
    • A. 

      Saigon Rebellion

    • B. 

      Daimyos

    • C. 

      Sino-Japanese War

    • D. 

      US Open Door Policy

  • 24. 
    True or false:China defeated Japan in the Sino-Japanese War
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 25. 
    True or false:China gave Taiwan and Korea to Japan after the Sino-Japanese War
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 26. 
    True or false:Since Africa's raw materials were limited, European imperialism in this continent was limited as well
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 27. 
    Algeria, Tunisia, French Morocco, Senegal, and the Ivory Coast belonged to....
    • A. 

      Britain

    • B. 

      Germany

    • C. 

      France

    • D. 

      Spain

  • 28. 
    Egypt, Sierra Leone, Gambia, and Zanzibar belonged to....
    • A. 

      Germany

    • B. 

      Spain

    • C. 

      Netherlands

    • D. 

      Britain

  • 29. 
    Which of the following was not a consequence of European imperialism in Africa?
    • A. 

      Exploitation of natives

    • B. 

      Racism

    • C. 

      Decolonization

    • D. 

      Heavily invested in the infrastructure

  • 30. 
    True or false:Under subsidiary alliances between Britain and India, Indian prince of each state had to deal with British advisers.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 31. 
    Group of Indian soldiers that rebelled against the British, and eventually grew much larger was called what?
    • A. 

      Great Mutiny

    • B. 

      Good Mutiny

    • C. 

      OK Mutiny

    • D. 

      Eh'.... Mutiny

  • 32. 
    In the Great Mutiny of India, the ________ gets fired, and the __________ takes control
    • A. 

      Princes, Gandhi

    • B. 

      EIC, ruler of Britain

    • C. 

      King of Britain, EIC

    • D. 

      EIC, rebels

  • 33. 
    Who was not part of the Triple Alliance with Germany?
    • A. 

      Austria

    • B. 

      Russia

    • C. 

      Italy

    • D. 

      Hungary

  • 34. 
    Which nation was not part of the triple alliance with Britain?
    • A. 

      France

    • B. 

      Russia

    • C. 

      Poland

  • 35. 
    Which of the following was NOT a cause for WWI?
    • A. 

      Romantic notion of war

    • B. 

      Imperialism

    • C. 

      Nationalism

    • D. 

      Racism between colonies and mother countries

  • 36. 
    What was the Treaty of Brest-Litovks?(you may check more than 1)
    • A. 

      Russia out of war

    • B. 

      Germany wins Eastern front

    • C. 

      End of WWI

    • D. 

      Loss of optimism for Germany

  • 37. 
    Which of the following Empires fell in WWI?(you may check more than 1)
    • A. 

      Germany

    • B. 

      Austria/Hungary

    • C. 

      Japan

    • D. 

      Ottoman

    • E. 

      Russia