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

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Question 1 1. What 1995 invention made animation possible online?

Question 2 2. Though the topic remains politically controversial, nearly all reputable scientists believe global warming is caused by:

Question 3 3. In which state did Lech Walesa's Solidarity movement first won the right to free elections in 1989?

Question 4 4. Which of the following Soviet policies allowed more freedom of the press?

Question 5 5. Which US President was a major leader of coalition forces during the Gulf War?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following is NOT a formative event for Generation Xers?

Question 7 7. Which of the following is NOT a member of the Southeast Asian trade agreement, ASEAN?

Question 8 8. Why was there so much economic turmoil in Eastern Europe following the collapse of the Soviet Union?

Question 9 9. What was the code name for the coalition build up in Saudi Arabia in late 1990?

Question 10 10. What did NOT increase during Reagan's presidency?

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Question 11 11. Which man was instrumental in creating the internet?

Question 12 12. When did the Soviet Union officially dissolve?

Question 13 13. What did Margaret Thatcher and Ronald Reagan have in common?

Question 14 14.

What did President Reagan set out to do during his presidency?

I. Expand the power of his office

II. Cut taxes

III. Decrease the defense budget

IV. Deregulate business

Question 15 15. What did NOT increase under Thatcher?

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Question 16 16. What is one impact of China's increased foreign trade?

Question 17 17. Which of the following is NOT a reason some turn to Islamic extremism?

Question 18 18. Why was there a stock market crash in the late 1990s?

Question 19 19. Critics of the WTO often claim that:

Question 20 20. As of 2015, _____ is a terrorist-supporting quasi-state attempting to carve out a caliphate in the Middle East.

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Question 21 21. Which of the following was the codename used for the aerial attacks against Iraq?

Question 22 22. Which of the following was a feature of the de-Stalinization effort undertaken by the Communist Party after Stalin's death?

Question 23 23. Which of the following states did NOT become a member state of the EU in 2004?

Question 24 24. Generation Xers are generally more _____ than their predecessors.

Question 25 25. Which two countries are known as being capitalist success stories of the late 20th and early 21st centuries?

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Question 26 26. Why did the United States form and lead a coalition to invade Afghanistan?

Question 27 27. 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 28 28. Chinese foreign policy in the 21st-century has _____.

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

Question 30 30. How was WTO founded?

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

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