Colonialism Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which English monarch separated from the Catholic Church in the 1530s?

Question 2 2. A developed country paid you to find new territory and to claim this land in its honor. Your orders are to kill or enslave any indigenous people you might find there. What type of colonization are you practicing?

Question 3 3. Why did Baroque architects create optical illusions in their buildings?

Question 4 4. What is this Spanish sculpture of Saint Francis made out of?

Question 5 5. Which is true of King Charles I's reign?

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Question 6 6. Who did Descartes famously confront?

Question 7 7. How did the Holy League of 1538-40 hope to defeat the Turks?

Question 8 8. Which of the following things did Galileo NOT discover with his telescope?

Question 9 9. Why would John Smith have told the Jamestown settlers they had to work if they wanted to eat?

Question 10 10. During the Eleven Years' Tyranny, King Charles I:

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Question 11 11. Why was Richelieu dissatisfied with the negotiations of the Treaty of La Rochelle of 1626?

Question 12 12. How did the Edict of Grace impact the Huguenots in France?

Question 13 13. Bernini was both a sculptor and _____.

Question 14 14. A system of government in which a person rules in the name of God is a:

Question 15 15. England's Bonfire Night commemorates the

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Question 16 16. Which of these is another name for the Turks?

Question 17 17. How did John Rolfe contribute to the expansion of Jamestown?

Question 18 18. How was Cromwell able to aid the Protestant forces?

Question 19 19. Which of the following statements about Velazquez's painting Las Meninas is FALSE?

Question 20 20. Stars appear much closer than they are. What does this prove for Descartes?

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Question 21 21. Francis Bacon's book 'New Atlantis' was:

Question 22 22. What battle was the turning point of the Long War of 1593-1606 CE?

Question 23 23. Which country sought commerce with the Native Americans?

Question 24 24. How would someone be able to tell that the Santa Maria della Salute in Venice was Baroque architecture?

Question 25 25. How was Cromwell able to secure his political position?

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Question 26 26. Identify the part which was NOT involved in Galileo's legendary experiment at the tower of Pisa.

Question 27 27. Which of the following is NOT a feature of Baroque sculpture?

Question 28 28. How did Rubens reflect the religious turmoil of his time?

Question 29 29. Identify which of the following is likely NOT a profile of a Huguenot:

Question 30 30. Why was Cromwell considered to present more of a threat to religious freedoms than Charles I?

Colonialism Chapter Exam Instructions

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