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Empire and Expansion in the 18th Century (1700-1799) Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. The War of Austrian Succession was significant in that it was a precursor to which future conflict?

Question 2 2. Prussia's invasion of _____ began the War of the Austrian Succession.

Question 3 3. Which of the following BEST describes the population level 18th-century Western Europe?

Question 4 4. Which of the following is TRUE for Great Britain in the Peace of Utrecht?

Question 5 5. Why were many European clergy considered nobility?

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Question 6 6. Prussia's capture of _____ in the 1740s was the impetus for the Seven Years' War on the European continent.

Question 7 7. Which country lost huge portions of its territory as a result of the Treaty of Paris?

Question 8 8. Which of the following countries benefited from the Peace of Utrecht?

Question 9 9. Which of the following did NOT contribute to the population growth of the 18th century?

Question 10 10. Other than territory, what other provision did France have to give Great Britain as part of the Treaty of Utrecht?

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Question 11 11. The Treaty of _____ ended the War of Austrian Succession in 1748.

Question 12 12. The country that was the first to experience significant industrial expansion during the 18th century was

Question 13 13. While there were different reasons by each nation who participated in the War of Austrian Succession, the original cause for the war was the denial of whom to the Austrian throne?

Question 14 14. Which of these was not true regarding the demographic changes in Europe during the 18th century?

Question 15 15. Commissioning famous artists to paint portraits and murals was typical of _____ during the 18th century.

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Question 16 16. How did the death of the Russian Empress Elizabeth affect the Prussian war effort?

Question 17 17. All of the following were true of the Peace of Utrecht except

Question 18 18. Which social group was the largest in 18th century Europe?

Question 19 19. Which of the following states did NOT benefit from the Peace of Utrecht?

Question 20 20. Early industrialization first took root in which country?

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Question 21 21. A Frenchman acquires elaborate Chinese silk fabrics to be made into gowns for his wife and daughters. This is an example of _____.

Question 22 22. What worried the rest of Europe about allowing France to control the Spanish line of succession?

Question 23 23. The North American theater of the Seven Years' War is often known as _____.

Question 24 24. Although the motives of most participant nations were much different, the original pretext for the War of the Austrian Succession was to deny _____ the Austrian throne.

Question 25 25. Which facet of the War of the Austrian Succession was characterized by border disputes, bloody raids and attacks on settlements and villages?

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Question 26 26. Which factors were influential in leading to economic expansion in Europe during the 18th century?

Question 27 27. How did the Industrial Revolution impact the lives of tradesmen and merchants during the 18th century?

Question 28 28. The outcome of the Seven Years War set forth the colonial supremacy of which nation?

Question 29 29. The most immediate cause of the Seven Years war was the capture of

Question 30 30. Which two treaties were part of the Peace of Utrecht?

Empire and Expansion in the 18th Century (1700-1799) Chapter Exam Instructions

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