A Modern Period World History Test

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    ___, ___, and ___ were regions that weren't industrialized.
    • A. 

      Asia, Europe, and Africa

    • B. 

      Asia, Latin America, and Africa

    • C. 

      Africa, Europe, South America

    • D. 

      Africa, South America, Australia

  • 2. 
    ____ wanted to change peoples customs to create ____.
    • A. 

      Industrialists, new economy

    • B. 

      Extremists, new markets

    • C. 

      Industrialists, free enterprise

    • D. 

      Industrialists, new markets

  • 3. 
    Nations wanted colonies to add to their ____.
    • A. 

      Fame and fortune

    • B. 

      Strength and prestige

    • C. 

      Power and influence

    • D. 

      Wealth and power

  • 4. 
    Missionary work included ____, ____, and ____.
    • A. 

      Feeding people, doctoring, education

    • B. 

      Protecting, preaching, medical work

    • C. 

      Education, medical work, protection

    • D. 

      Converting people, education, medical work

  • 5. 
    ____- region where one nation has special privileges.
    • A. 

      Sphere of Influence

    • B. 

      Power House

    • C. 

      Royal Kingdom

    • D. 

      Allied Region

  • 6. 
    ____- Muslim sea farers.
    • A. 

      Pirates

    • B. 

      Barbarians

    • C. 

      Barbary Pirates

    • D. 

      Muslim Pirates

  • 7. 
    ____ and ____ got Tunisia and Cyprus by going in to collect overdue loans.
    • A. 

      America, France

    • B. 

      Britain, Sweden

    • C. 

      France, Italy

    • D. 

      France, Britain

  • 8. 
    Tunisia wanted independence because of ____, ____, and ____.
    • A. 

      Religious differences, local pride, nationalism

    • B. 

      Religious differences, kings, nationalism

    • C. 

      Religious differences, prosecution, debt

    • D. 

      Local pride, suffocation, nationalism

  • 9. 
    ____ wanted the ____ to control water into Egypt.
    • A. 

      France, Tunisians

    • B. 

      Britain, Sudan

    • C. 

      Britain, Tunisians

    • D. 

      France, Sudan

  • 10. 
    ____ raised the French Flag in the Sudan. (Fashoda incident)
    • A. 

      Cecil Rhodes

    • B. 

      Shaka

    • C. 

      Major J.B. Marchand

    • D. 

      Emilio Aguinaldo

  • 11. 
    ____ pushed into the interior of Africa to ____.
    • A. 

      British, control trade

    • B. 

      Europeans, control trade

    • C. 

      Europeans, lead the Zulu nation

    • D. 

      Cecil Rhodes, take control

  • 12. 
    ____ was settled by free slaves from the United States.
    • A. 

      Africa

    • B. 

      Zulu

    • C. 

      Tunisia

    • D. 

      Liberia

  • 13. 
    Efforts to end the slave trade helped justify ____ intervention in ____.
    • A. 

      European, West Africa

    • B. 

      British, East Africa

    • C. 

      European, East Africa

  • 14. 
    ____ led the Zulu nation.
  • 15. 
    ____ was a ____ speculator in diamonds.
  • 16. 
    ____- all levels of government are controlled.
  • 17. 
    ____- People abandon local culture and adopt another.
  • 18. 
    ____- Local rulers have some authority.
  • 19. 
    The ____ were interested in ____ because of trade.
  • 20. 
    Japan lacked ____ and ____ (oil).
  • 21. 
    ____- Located between two hostile powers and lessens the possibility of conflict between them.
  • 22. 
    ____- Fertile soil, rain, mild climate.
  • 23. 
    Emilio Aguinaldo led a revolution in the ____ against the ____.
  • 24. 
    ____ and the ____ prevented colonization of Latin America.
  • 25. 
    ____- negotiation of a dispute by a party agreed to by all sides.
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