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British Empire & Imperialism Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. The French Revolution resulted in the execution of which king?

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Question 2 2. Why did the Jacobins enact the Reign of Terror?

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Question 3 3. What best describes the population makeup of those regions given dominion status?

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Question 4 4. The Easter Rising was launched by the Irish against who?

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Question 5 5. Which country's threat made Russians evacuate Crimea?

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Question 6 6. Which two Ottoman territories were invaded by Russia that prompted the Crimean war?

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Question 7 7. Why did American exports increase by 585% between 1792 and 1807?

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Question 8 8. How did Jefferson's policy towards the Barbary pirates differ from that of President Adams?

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Question 9 9. What were the Atlantic Revolutions?

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Question 10 10. What did the colonists mean by 'No taxation without representation'?

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Question 11 11. The Indian Rebellion of 1857 led to which of the following outcomes for the people of India?

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Question 12 12. Which of the following is FALSE of the East India Company?

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Question 13 13. Prussia's capture of _____ in the 1740s was the impetus for the Seven Years' War on the European continent.

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Question 14 14. Frederick the Great, sensing an Austrian invasion of his territory, preemptively invaded _____.

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Question 15 15. Who received widespread attention after casting a vote in 1867 and brought interest to the cause of the women's suffrage movement in Great Britain?

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Question 16 16. Which influential writer, social critic, and member of British Parliament was a vocal champion for women's suffrage?

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Question 17 17. Which of the following is FALSE?

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Question 18 18. Which term refers to the occupation, colonization, and annexation of Africa between the 1880s-1914?

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Question 19 19. Which British prime minister served between 1979 and 1990 and was a friend and political ally of Ronald Reagan?

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Question 20 20. Which prime minister was NOT a member of the British Conservative Party?

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Question 21 21. In the British colonies, slaves were mostly used for what?

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Question 22 22. What was indentured servitude?

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Question 23 23. Which of the following statements about the Seven Years' War is TRUE?

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Question 24 24. By the late 18th century, _____ was battling North American colonists in the American Revolution.

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Question 25 25. How does nationalism differ from imperialism?

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Question 26 26. What was the scope of obligations that Britain, France, and Russia were bound to under the Triple Entente?

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Question 27 27. Which important document was drafted during the French Revolution?

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Question 28 28. In the British mind, Ireland was as much a part of Britain as _____ .

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Question 29 29. _____ was a Britain who became famous during the Crimean War.

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Question 30 30. How did the First Barbary War expand presidential power?

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