Development & Fall of European Civilizations Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. The Dorian Invasion of Mycenae led to which of the following:

Question 2 2. What was the eventual outcome of the resurgence of classic learning as promoted through the use of classical texts?

Question 3 3. Which of the following names was used by the first emperor of Rome?

Question 4 4. How did poor people in Athens manage to get a loan around 590 BCE?

Question 5 5. How did the Roman Senate most often exert its power?

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Question 6 6. How did Cleisthenes complete Athens' democratic reformation?

Question 7 7. How did Solon solve Athens' economic problems?

Question 8 8. Why did some people love Julius Caesar, while others hated him?

Question 9 9. Which of the following did Pompey NOT do to win the support of the Plebs?

Question 10 10. How did the emperors Diocletian and Constantine undermine the stability of the Roman Empire?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following is NOT a characteristic of Greek city-states?

Question 12 12. After the acceptance of Christianity as a legitimate religion, how did the Church alter Western culture?

Question 13 13. How did Constantinism revise the role of the church and state?

Question 14 14. After the Bronze Age collapse, most city-states in ancient Greece were governed by _____.

Question 15 15. How was Islam similar to the Catholic Church at the time of the fall of the Roman Empire?

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Question 16 16. After the collapse of the Roman Empire, why did some branches of Western culture die off?

Question 17 17. What advantage did Romans have that Europeans in the Dark Ages didn't?

Question 18 18. Which of the following was a power of the Roman tribune?

Question 19 19. The proscriptions of the second triumvirate placed the members of the triumvirate in positions of incredible wealth and power. Their power over the senate is evidenced by Octavian:

Question 20 20. The civil war leading to the 3rd Century Crisis was prompted by _____.

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Question 21 21. How was Diocletian able to bring an end to the 3rd Century Crisis?

Question 22 22. Which of the following English words is NOT derived from the Greek word Polis?

Question 23 23. During the 3rd Century Crisis, what was a parallel between Syria and Gaul?

Question 24 24. What was an impact of the loss of Classical culture in Europe during the Dark Ages?

Question 25 25. Which of the following civilizations were NOT involved in Bronze Age battles that occurred between 1200 and 1150 BCE?

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Question 26 26. The Dorians were superior to the Mycenaeans in what respect?

Question 27 27. How did Julius Caesar destroy the Republic?

Question 28 28. All of these were factors leading to the split of the Church into Western Roman Catholicism and Eastern Greek Orthodox EXCEPT

Question 29 29. Why did Julius Caesar, Pompey Magnus, and Marcus Licinius form the First Triumvirate?

Question 30 30. Pan-Hellenic competitions like the Olympics helped limit bloodshed between Greek city-states by _____.

Development & Fall of European Civilizations Chapter Exam Instructions

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