World History II Final Exam

42 Questions
World History Quizzes & Trivia

For those of you who would like to know more about and all things history plus events that led to various events then this is the quiz for you. If you are prepared to test your knowledge try it out.

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Renaissance was the "rebirth of classical ________ and ________ knowledge.
    • A. 

      Greek Roman

    • B. 

      Italian European

    • C. 

      Greek English

    • D. 

      English Roman

  • 2. 
    It took _____ years for the Renaissance to spread from Florence, Italy to North Europe.
    • A. 

      50

    • B. 

      100

    • C. 

      150

    • D. 

      200

  • 3. 
    German & English nobility disliked ______ domination of the Church during the Reformation.
    • A. 

      Greek

    • B. 

      Roman

    • C. 

      Italian

  • 4. 
    King Henry _____ dismissed the Pope's authority and he broke away from the Church because of divorce.
    • A. 

      III

    • B. 

      IV

    • C. 

      VI

    • D. 

      VII

    • E. 

      VIII

  • 5. 
    The expanding economies pf European states stimulated increased trade with markets in _______________. With the loss of Constantinople in 1453, European nations fronting the Atlantic sought new maritime routes for trade.
    • A. 

      Africa

    • B. 

      Asia

    • C. 

      Russia

  • 6. 
    Copernicus
    • A. 

      Heliocentric Theory

    • B. 

      Planetary Motion

    • C. 

      Laws of Gravity

    • D. 

      Circulation of Blood

    • E. 

      Supported Heliocentric Theory

  • 7. 
    Kepler
    • A. 

      Heliocentric Theory

    • B. 

      Planetary Motion

    • C. 

      Laws of Gravity

    • D. 

      Blood Circulation

    • E. 

      Supported Heliocentric Theory

  • 8. 
    Galilei
    • A. 

      Heliocentric Theory

    • B. 

      Planetary Motion

    • C. 

      Laws of Gravity

    • D. 

      Blood Circulation

    • E. 

      Supported Heliocentric Theory

  • 9. 
    Newton
    • A. 

      Heliocentric Theory

    • B. 

      Planetary Motion

    • C. 

      Supported Heliocentric Theory

    • D. 

      Laws of Gravity

    • E. 

      Blood Circulation

  • 10. 
    Harvey
    • A. 

      Heliocentric Theory

    • B. 

      Planetary Motion

    • C. 

      Supported Heliocentric Theory

    • D. 

      Laws of Gravity

    • E. 

      Blood Circulation

  • 11. 
    The scientific revolution had an emphasis on nature and systematic observation of nature. It caused the formulation of the scientific method and it led to expansion of scientific _________.
    • A. 

      Knowledge

    • B. 

      Reason

    • C. 

      Method

    • D. 

      Observation

  • 12. 
    The Enlightenment applied ______________ to the human world, not just to the natural world. It stimulated religious tolerance and fueled _____________ revolutions around the world.
    • A. 

      Reason independent

    • B. 

      Reason republican

    • C. 

      Reason democratic

  • 13. 
    Leviathan
    • A. 

      Thomas Hobbes

    • B. 

      John Locke

    • C. 

      Montesquieu

    • D. 

      Jean-Jacques Rousseau

  • 14. 
    Two Treatises on Government
    • A. 

      Thomas Hobbes

    • B. 

      John Locke

    • C. 

      Montesquieu

    • D. 

      Jean-Jacques Rousseau

  • 15. 
    The Spirit of Laws
    • A. 

      Thomas Hobbes

    • B. 

      John Locke

    • C. 

      Montesquieu

    • D. 

      Jean-Jacques Rousseau

  • 16. 
    Jean-Jacques Rousseau
    • A. 

      Leviathan

    • B. 

      Two Treatises on Government

    • C. 

      The Spirit of Laws

    • D. 

      The Social Contract

  • 17. 
    Johann Sebastian Bach
    • A. 

      German Classical Composer

    • B. 

      Austrian Classical Composer

  • 18. 
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    • A. 

      Classical German Composer

    • B. 

      Classical Austrian Composer

  • 19. 
    Painter
    • A. 

      Cervantes

    • B. 

      Voltaire

    • C. 

      Delacroix

  • 20. 
    Novelist
    • A. 

      Voltaire

    • B. 

      Cervantes

    • C. 

      Delacroix

  • 21. 
    Voltaire
    • A. 

      Painter

    • B. 

      Philosopher

    • C. 

      Novelist

  • 22. 
    Louis XIV
    • A. 

      France

    • B. 

      Prussia

    • C. 

      Russia

  • 23. 
    Frederick the Great
    • A. 

      France

    • B. 

      Prussia

    • C. 

      Russia

  • 24. 
    Peter the Great
    • A. 

      France

    • B. 

      Prussia

    • C. 

      Russia

  • 25. 
    Cavaliers vs. Roundheads              orRoyalists vs. Puritans
    • A. 

      English War

    • B. 

      Civil War of England

    • C. 

      English Civil War

  • 26. 
    Toussaint L'Ouverture
    • A. 

      Haiti

    • B. 

      South America

  • 27. 
    Simon Bolivar
    • A. 

      Haiti

    • B. 

      South America

  • 28. 
    Count Cavour
    • A. 

      Unified Northern Italy

    • B. 

      Joined Southern Italy to Northern Italy

  • 29. 
    Giuseppe Garibaldi
    • A. 

      Unified Northern Italy

    • B. 

      Joined Southern Italy to Northern Italy

  • 30. 
    West Pakistan
    • A. 

      Pakistan

    • B. 

      Bangladesh

    • C. 

      Sri Lanka

  • 31. 
    East Pakistan
    • A. 

      Pakistan

    • B. 

      Bangladesh

    • C. 

      Sri Lanka

  • 32. 
    Ceylon
    • A. 

      Pakistan

    • B. 

      Bangladesh

    • C. 

      Sri Lanka

  • 33. 
    Unification of Italy
    • A. 

      1870

    • B. 

      1871

  • 34. 
    Unification of Germany
    • A. 

      1870

    • B. 

      1871

  • 35. 
    Steam Engine - ____ (4 Letters)FOR ANSWER WRITE THE LAST NAME LIKE YOU WRITE YOUR LAST NAME (EXAMPLE: Wilson)
  • 36. 
    Cotton Gin - _______ (7 LETTERS)FOR ANSWER WRITE THE LAST NAME LIKE YOU WRITE YOUR LAST NAME (EXAMPLE: Wilson)
  • 37. 
    Process of Making Steel - ________ (8 LETTERS)FOR ANSWER WRITE THE LAST NAME LIKE YOU WRITE YOUR LAST NAME (EXAMPLE: Wilson)
  • 38. 
    Developed Smallpox Vaccination - ______ (6 LETTERS)FOR ANSWER WRITE THE LAST NAME LIKE YOU WRITE YOUR LAST NAME (EXAMPLE: Wilson)
  • 39. 
    Discovered Bacteria _______ (7 LETTERS)FOR ANSWER WRITE THE LAST NAME LIKE YOU WRITE YOUR LAST NAME (EXAMPLE: Wilson)
  • 40. 
    Wealth of Nations was written by - _____ (5 LETTERS)FOR ANSWER WRITE THE LAST NAME LIKE YOU WRITE YOUR LAST NAME (EXAMPLE: Wilson)
  • 41. 
    Das Capital was written by - ____ (4 LETTERS)FOR ANSWER WRITE THE LAST NAME LIKE YOU WRITE YOUR LAST NAME (EXAMPLE: Wilson)
  • 42. 
    Communist Manifesto was written by - ____ (4 LETTERS) and with Friedrich Engels