CLEP Social Sciences and History: Industrialization in the Western World Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. In his report on the laboring population of Great Britain, Edwin Chadwick determined _____.

Question 2 2. After 1750, why was the potato regarded as an important crop in Europe?

Question 3 3. The Chartists wanted to _____.

Question 4 4. Which of the following individuals claimed to have been influenced by the population ideas of Thomas Malthus?

Question 5 5. Which of the following is considered to be a contributing factor in the Agricultural Revolution?

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Question 6 6. Who is referred to as the 'father of modern economics'?

Question 7 7. Why was English agriculturalist Jethro Tull significant to the Agricultural Revolution?

Question 8 8. How did the 18th century agricultural revolution affect European society?

Question 9 9. During the 18th century, which European country had the most advanced agriculture?

Question 10 10. Which of the following best applies the principles of David Ricardo to a modern economy?

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Question 11 11. According to Malthus, unregulated population growth would lead to which of the following conclusions?

Question 12 12. What difference, if any, exists between a social reform movement and a social revolution?

Question 13 13. Which of the following best applies the policies of Adam Smith to a modern economy?

Question 14 14. Which group did the Corn Laws hurt the most?

Question 15 15. Which of the following British political parties represented the interests of merchants during the Industrial Revolution?

CLEP Social Sciences and History: Industrialization in the Western World Chapter Exam Instructions

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