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WEST History (027): Practice & Study Guide Final Exam

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Question 1 1. Beyond seeking adventure, which of the following best explains the reasons the Europeans traveled to the New World for exploration?

Question 2 2. VE day is the name given for May 8, 1945, notable for which of the following events?

Question 3 3. A researcher is looking for a source about the idea of the Holy Grail and similar items in Presbyterian theology and similar beliefs. Which of the following internet or database searches would return the most and most helpful information?

Question 4 4. Which of the following best describes the goal of the ''Bush Doctrine,'' President George W. Bush's post-September 11 resolution?

Question 5 5. The Louisiana Purchase of 1803 by Thomas Jefferson resulted in which of the following outcomes?

Question 6 6. Irrigation canals, built to water crops in agrarian societies, are first attributed to the _____.

Question 7 7. Prior to its fall, the Soviet Union competed with the United States in sending satellites into space and producing weapons in an effort to spread _____ around the world?

Question 8 8. The empire found and destroyed by the Spanish under Hernán Cortés in the 1500s was the _____.

Question 9 9. During the American Revolution, which of the following groups, composed mostly of the elderly and wealthy, had the fewest supporters in the American colonies?

Question 10 10. Which of the following best describes the origins of Hinduism?

Question 11 11. In social studies, historical perspectives most closely means which of the following?

Question 12 12. The Reign of Terror during the French Revolution, during which many people were executed, refers to the time when which of the following groups or people took control of France?

Question 13 13. The Rush-Bagot Treaty of 1818 allowed many Americans to expand the American territory, reaching which of the following areas?

Question 14 14. When finding sources for research, which of the following labels of an article or journal most ensures its validity?

Question 15 15. A historian who studies the American Revolution is trying to explain the reasons for the rebellion and encourage the government to avoid becoming overly controlling, using the 17th and 18th century British government as an example, to prevent another rebellion. Which of the following persuasive techniques would be best used for this purpose?

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