A Globalized World - 1980 & Beyond: AP World History Lesson Plans Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1.

Which did Prime Minister Thatcher set out to do?

I. Expand the power of her office

II. Reduce inflation

III. Eliminate coal mining

IV. Privatize many industries

Question 2 2. As of 2015, _____ is a terrorist-supporting quasi-state attempting to carve out a caliphate in the Middle East.

Question 3 3. Critics of the WTO often claim that:

Question 4 4. Which of the following was NOT a consequence of the Gulf War?

Question 5 5. In the 1990s, in what way was the UN promoting international cooperation?

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Question 6 6. Identify which international organization has been established by the Maastricht Treaty under its current name in 1993, but whose beginning may be traced back to 1951, with the creation of the European Coal and Steel Community.

Question 7 7. Which US President was a major leader of coalition forces during the Gulf War?

Question 8 8. Which of the following is NOT a reason some turn to Islamic extremism?

Question 9 9. With the aim of removing tariffs and other trade barriers, in 1994, the United States, Canada, and Mexico signed the trade agreement _____.

Question 10 10. Why did the United States form and lead a coalition to invade Afghanistan?

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Question 11 11. Who is most likely to be an Afrikaner?

Question 12 12. What is one impact of China's increased foreign trade?

Question 13 13. As of 2015, which of the following countries is the world's third-largest economy?

Question 14 14. How are Nelson Mandela, Desmond Tutu and F.W. deKlerk similar?

Question 15 15. The tussle over which Eastern European country has caused a deterioration in U.S.-Russia relations?

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Question 16 16. Which Middle Eastern nation did Saddam Hussein invade in August 1990, effectively starting the Gulf War?

Question 17 17. The WTO was founded in _____.

Question 18 18. When did the Soviet Union officially dissolve?

Question 19 19. When did Yugoslavia emerge as a nation?

Question 20 20. Which Soviet ruler dissolved the Soviet Union in 1991?

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Question 21 21. Which two formerly communist states peacefully separated from one another in 1992?

Question 22 22. What prompted China to become part of the world market?

Question 23 23. The largest single terrorist attack against the United States took place on:

Question 24 24. In which state did Lech Walesa's Solidarity movement first won the right to free elections in 1989?

Question 25 25. What contributed to the economic rise of India and China following the recession of 2008?

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Question 26 26. How was WTO founded?

Question 27 27. Which of the following states did NOT become a member state of the EU in 2004?

Question 28 28. Which of the following Soviet policies allowed more freedom of the press?

Question 29 29. Which of the following is NOT an objective of the WTO?

Question 30 30. Why did the 1992 Bosnian War start?

A Globalized World - 1980 & Beyond: AP World History Lesson Plans Chapter Exam Instructions

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