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AP World History: Foundational Concepts Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which region contains Russia, China, Japan, and other countries?

Question 2 2. Which civilization built Macchu Picchu in the Andes Mountains of South America?

Question 3 3. Gerald was reviewing his notes for his paper. He found that he had written down one statement in error. Review the statements below and indicate which one Gerald should eliminate from his notes.

Question 4 4. Which river is associated with the Cradle of Civilization?

Question 5 5. Evaluate the statements below and indicate which one best describes 'Reocurring Themes.'

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Question 6 6. The region consisting of modern-day Iraq, Iran, and other countries where scholars believe civilization first appeared is often referred to as _____.

Question 7 7. Culture is a core characteristic of a civilization and is defined as:

Question 8 8. Stories that are not written down, but are passed down verbally from generation to generation are considered:

Question 9 9. Why did the Egyptian civilization develop along the Nile River?

Question 10 10. Which would NOT be considered a primary source?

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Question 11 11. New Guinea and New Zealand are located in which region?

Question 12 12. How did the Neolithic Revolution affect agriculture?

Question 13 13. What is the view that historical change is primarily brought about by broad social, political, and economic movements?

Question 14 14. Which region is north of Africa and has played a vital role in modern history?

Question 15 15. What is the study of how historical views and interpretations change over time?

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Question 16 16. Profound pride in one's nation is called:

Question 17 17. What is the view that historical change is primarily caused by the actions and influence of important historical figures?

Question 18 18. One particular view or theory based on historical evidence is called:

Question 19 19. Which of the following is NOT true?

Question 20 20. Which of the following regions are wholly located in the Western Hemisphere?

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Question 21 21. The process in which an account of the past is researched and constructed is called:

Question 22 22. Why were the Hittites able to develop a civilization in Asia Minor?

Question 23 23. Which of the following is consistently true of class struggle?

Question 24 24. Why are historical changes so difficult to predict?

Question 25 25. What was the significance of the Neolithic Revolution?

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Question 26 26. Which region is south of Europe and is believed to be the location of the first humans?

Question 27 27. A written language is a common core element of a civilization because it _____.

Question 28 28. Thesis-antithesis-synthesis is most associated with:

Question 29 29. _____ generally refers to an advanced state of human society consisting of highly-developed forms of government, culture, industry, and common social norms.

Question 30 30. The process by which a society transforms itself from being agriculture-based to being based on the manufacture of products is called:

AP World History: Foundational Concepts Chapter Exam Instructions

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