World Cultures Final Exam

35 Questions | Total Attempts: 37

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World Cultures Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 
    This is the country attacked first by Hitler and the Germans igniting the Second World War.
  • 2. 
    This is what the letters USSR stand for.
  • 3. 
    Joseph Stalin was a German man of "steel", a very unforgiving, untrusted, and aggressive leader.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Which of the following is not an "ingredient" of fascism?
    • A. 

      Extreme religous practices

    • B. 

      Extreme patriotism

    • C. 

      Extreme nationalism

  • 5. 
    Which of the following countries does not border Russia?
    • A. 

      Belarus

    • B. 

      Lithuania

    • C. 

      Finland

    • D. 

      Ukraine

  • 6. 
    Most countries of Eastern Europe are led by what type of leader?
    • A. 

      President

    • B. 

      Dictator

    • C. 

      Prime minister

    • D. 

      Political party representatives

  • 7. 
    What term, used in class, was used to replace the nice version of "ethnic cleansing"?
  • 8. 
    Which Czechoslovak leader is credited for trying to loosen Soviet rule and give his people more rights?
  • 9. 
    The Soviet Union withdrew from World War I.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    What war ultimately became the reason for British taxing of American colonists?
  • 11. 
    What chant did American colonists come up to show their disgust and anger with British taxing?
  • 12. 
    Which American hero is credited for capturing the British fort, Fort Ticonderoga?
  • 13. 
    Which historic river did Washington and his troops cross as they headed toward Trenton and Princeton, New Jersey?
    • A. 

      Ohio River

    • B. 

      Mississippi River

    • C. 

      Delaware River

    • D. 

      Missouri River

  • 14. 
    Which battle site is known as the battle that ended the American Revolutionary War?
    • A. 

      Battle at Antietam

    • B. 

      Battle of Gettysburg

    • C. 

      Battle of Yorktown

    • D. 

      Battle of Shiloh

  • 15. 
    How many senators are elected from each state today?
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      50

    • D. 

      100

  • 16. 
    The majority of the Great Compromise is made up from the original Virginia Plan.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    James Madison was the most respected and revered Virginian during the American Revolution.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    Former president Ronald Reagan was one of the youngest presidents to ever be inaugurated.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    Which former president was in mid-term when the attacks of September 11th took place?
  • 20. 
    Which former Russian leader can best be associated with Ronald Reagan?
  • 21. 
    What do the letters "WIN" represent as it relates to President Gerald Ford's presidency?
  • 22. 
    Who was the leader of South Korea at the time the Korean War began?
  • 23. 
    Into what South Korean city did General MacArthur and American soldiers trap the invading North Koreans?
  • 24. 
    Although many Japanese- Americans were sent to internment camps they were still treated as fairly as possible and led lives similar to that outside of internment camps?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 25. 
    What "confusing" doctrine or idea was ruled unconstitutional in the Brown vs. Board of Education court case?
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