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British Empire & Imperialism Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following is NOT true?

Question 2 2. Which act granted British women voting equality with men?

Question 3 3. The North American theater of the Seven Years' War is often known as _____.

Question 4 4. How did the death of the Russian Empress Elizabeth affect the Prussian war effort?

Question 5 5. How does nationalism differ from imperialism?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following was NOT a conflict that occurred during the early 20th century?

Question 7 7. How did Jefferson's policy towards the Barbary pirates differ from that of President Adams?

Question 8 8. Why did American exports increase by 585% between 1792 and 1807?

Question 9 9. Britain abolished slavery before what other world event?

Question 10 10. Who was John Hawkins?

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Question 11 11. What is the relationship between colony and empire in a mercantilist system?

Question 12 12. What were the Intolerable Acts?

Question 13 13. All of the following statements refer to the 1748 Treaty of Aix-la-Chapelle EXCEPT:

Question 14 14. Which of the following statements about the Seven Years' War is TRUE?

Question 15 15. In the British mind, Ireland was as much a part of Britain as _____ .

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Question 16 16. The Easter Rising was launched by the Irish against who?

Question 17 17. How was Livingstone's role in Africa similar to that of Stanley's?

Question 18 18. Why did the Tangier Crisis occur?

Question 19 19. When did the French Revolution take place?

Question 20 20. Why did the Jacobins enact the Reign of Terror?

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Question 21 21. What year did the Battle of Plassey take place?

Question 22 22. After the East India Company was founded in 1600, what was it able to do successfully for almost three hundred years?

Question 23 23. _____ was a British who became famous during the Crimean War.

Question 24 24. Russian aggression towards the Ottoman Empire was meant to _____.

Question 25 25. Which prime minister was NOT a member of the British Conservative Party?

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Question 26 26. Which British prime minister was a Jewish conservative and the nemesis of William Gladstone?

Question 27 27. Which act in Great Britain permitted suffragettes to be temporarily released from prison if they were ill or suffering due to hunger strike?

Question 28 28. Frederick the Great, sensing an Austrian invasion of his territory, preemptively invaded _____.

Question 29 29. Why was the Austro-Hungarian Empire unstable prior to World War I?

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

British Empire & Imperialism Chapter Exam Instructions

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