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Question 11.Which of these present-day inventions was influenced by the development of weaving machines?
Question 22.Humans learned to weave cloth somewhere between 8000-6000 B.C. Since almost no cloth from this time period has been found, how do we know they had learned how to weave?
Question 33.When weaving cloth on a hand loom, what do you call the threads that run vertically, or up and-down, on the loom?
Question 44.Which of the following ways do we celebrate Halloween in the U.S.?
Question 55.What does 'Samhain' mean?
Question 66.When did the tradition of trick-or-treating begin in the U.S.?
Question 77.LEGO means 'play well' in what language?
Question 88.What change made LEGO produce only toys made of plastic, not wood?
Question 99.What made the LEGO company change from making household goods to toys?
Question 1010.History involves the events that have taken place in the _____.
Question 1111.What is NOT an important reason to study history?
Question 1212.What do historians do?
Question 1313.Which question is an example of one that a philosopher may ask?
Question 1414.How is rationalism different from other types of thinking?
Question 1515.Rene Descartes used his knowledge of _____ to first develop rationalism.
Question 1616.Which religion believes that God came to Earth as Jesus Christ?
Question 1717.How is the United States a secular country?
Question 1818.Which of the following religions believe in reincarnation?
Question 1919.Where did the American Fur Company control the trade?
Question 2020.What was in greater demand than fur in the 19th century and caused a decline in the fur trade?
Question 2121.Which fur company was the largest?
Question 2222.A lot of revolutions are meant to get rid of a tyrant. What is a tyrant?
Question 2323.An example of a cultural revolution is the _____.
Question 2424.What do governments provide for a nation?
Question 2525.What color light will you get if you mix red, green, and blue light together?
Question 2626.In the visible light spectrum, what color is represented by the letter 'R' in the phrase 'ROY G. BIV?'
Question 2727.Which of these colors is NOT a secondary color of light?
Question 2828.In what time frame did humans start dying threads and yarn so that clothing made from it had at least two colors?
Question 2929.According to Irish legend, the lost soul Jack carried a lantern made of _____ .
Question 3030.Where was the first Legoland amusement park located?
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