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TExES Core Subjects EC-6: Basic History Concepts Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. The process in which an account of the past is researched and constructed is called:

Question 2 2. One particular view or theory based on historical evidence is called:

Question 3 3. The rise of capitalism is chiefly associated with which period of world history?

Question 4 4. Which dates coincide with the Middle Period (Middle Ages)?

Question 5 5. What do we call the study of how people interact with the environment?

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Question 6 6. Which civilization built Macchu Picchu in the Andes Mountains of South America?

Question 7 7. Why is geographic systems analysis helpful?

Question 8 8. The ability to easily connect with services and other people in your immediate environment through utilizing paths and sidewalks is best described as which of the following?

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

Question 10 10. Which was a late 19th century period marked by economic and industrial progress, but also social problems?

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Question 11 11. Karen was making a list of things associated with the term 'Big Geography.' Not everything on her list was accurate. Proofread the portions of Karen's notes below and indicate which one she should eliminate.

Question 12 12. Spatial analysis often involves looking at data _____.

Question 13 13. The values held by the people in the area around where you live are most closely connected to which concept?

Question 14 14. The sequence of events ranging from first to last, or from beginning to end is referred to as?

Question 15 15. Which was an 18th century period stressing reason, science, democracy, tolerance, and the erosion of traditional authority structures?

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Question 16 16. In which period did the religion of Islam emerge?

Question 17 17. Thesis-antithesis-synthesis is most associated with:

Question 18 18. Why are economically disadvantaged communities more likely to struggle with providing support to older adults?

Question 19 19. Which river is associated with the Cradle of Civilization?

Question 20 20. What factor is a positive aspect of an urban environment for an older adult?

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Question 21 21. What was the significance of the Neolithic Revolution?

Question 22 22. What do we call the study of human trends in a specific place?

Question 23 23. Which of the following may help a person to experience greater well-being during the aging process?

Question 24 24. What does the Latin phrase 'anno Domini' mean?

Question 25 25. Spatial analysis is also called _____.

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Question 26 26. Which would NOT be considered a primary source?

Question 27 27. Evaluate the phrases below and indicate which one most aligns with the concept of Imperialism.

Question 28 28. Stories that are not written down, but are passed down verbally from generation to generation are considered:

Question 29 29. The Neolithic Revolution is associated with which period of world history?

Question 30 30. Why were the Hittites able to develop a civilization in Asia Minor?

TExES Core Subjects EC-6: Basic History Concepts Chapter Exam Instructions

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