World Cultures Chapter 12 Test

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  • 1. 
    Which of the following countries does not border Russia?
    • A. 

      Belarus

    • B. 

      Ukraine

    • C. 

      Finland

    • D. 

      Lithuania

  • 2. 
    This is the name of Europes longest river.
  • 3. 
    Which of the following events led to the beginning of World War I?
    • A. 

      German led attacks on Eastern Europe

    • B. 

      Creating of Austria-Hungary empire

    • C. 

      Iron Curtain division

    • D. 

      Assasination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand

  • 4. 
    This is the continent where most European countries looked to colonize in.
  • 5. 
    This was the biggest reason for the rise in colonialism throughout most of Europe.
    • A. 

      Right to free speech

    • B. 

      Right to join military at 18 years old

    • C. 

      Right to vote

    • D. 

      Right to free religion and expression

  • 6. 
    This is the type of government the Austria-Hungary empire ruled under.
  • 7. 
    This is the one of the countries in direct conflict with the  United states during World War I.
    • A. 

      Bulgaria

    • B. 

      France

    • C. 

      United Kingdom

    • D. 

      Italy

  • 8. 
    This is the country that dropped out of World War I in 1917.
    • A. 

      Italy

    • B. 

      United States

    • C. 

      Bulgaria

    • D. 

      Russia

  • 9. 
    Which number most closely represents the number of deaths caused during World War I.
    • A. 

      2 million

    • B. 

      22 million

    • C. 

      2.2 million

    • D. 

      20 million

  • 10. 
    This is the treaty that ended World War I and held Germany responsible for damages and paying back for beginning the war.
  • 11. 
    This is another name and a more common name for Adolf Hitler's National Socialist Party.
  • 12. 
    Which of the following is not an "ingredient" of fascism?
    • A. 

      Extreme religous practices

    • B. 

      Extreme patriotism

    • C. 

      Extreme nationalism

  • 13. 
    This is the country attacked first by Hitler and the Germans igniting the Second World War.
  • 14. 
    This is the name of the U.S. Naval Base in Hawaii.
  • 15. 
    The two opposing sides that were divided by the Iron Curtain during World War II were NATO and the Warsaw Pact.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    Edward C. Marshall was the creator and originator of the Marshall Plan that gave aide to western European countries during World War II.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    This is the name of the imaginary line that spilt Europe into Eastern and Western during World War II.
  • 18. 
    This is what the letters USSR stand for.
  • 19. 
    At the time of World War II, Russia was made up of 13 republics.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    Joseph Stalin was a man of "steel", a very unforgiving, untrusted, and aggressive leader.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 21. 
    Joseph Stalin, not Vladamir Lenin, was the Russian leader who created the secret police.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 22. 
    Which of the following topics is most associated with how the Cold War started?
    • A. 

      Spread of communism

    • B. 

      Threat of communism

    • C. 

      Threat of World War III

    • D. 

      Threat of nuclear weapons

  • 23. 
    This is the number of years, approximately, the Cold War lasted.
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