Development & Fall of World Civilizations Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Why was the Indo-European diaspora important?

Question 2 2. The remains of a collapsed building, forming a mound upon which a new building is constructed is called a:

Question 3 3. Benefits of settled agriculture include_____.

Question 4 4. During his rule of China, Kublai Khan wrote the Pope a letter requesting that he send 100 Christians acquainted with the Seven Arts (grammar, rhetoric, logic, geometry, arithmetic, music, and astronomy). What did this say about the Mongols?

Question 5 5. The Inca were defeated by:

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Question 6 6. Which of the following BEST explains why the Viking longship was so well adapted for raiding?

Question 7 7. The term interglacial refers to

Question 8 8. How did the creation of cities change the way in which people worked?

Question 9 9. What is typically believed about the Mongols that is NOT true?

Question 10 10. The first city to gain dominion over the Fertile Crescent region was:

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Question 11 11. Where was Mesopotamia located?

Question 12 12. How did the Aztecs become a wealthy and glorious empire?

Question 13 13. The easiest way for a barbarian to gain the products of civilization was to:

Question 14 14. How did the domestication of animals affect the lives of human beings?

Question 15 15. Today, Mayan people can be found all over Southern Mexico. So why did so many people think that the Mayans disappeared?

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Question 16 16. Horse archers' main antagonists were _____.

Question 17 17. What country is named after a group of Vikings who founded a slave colony there in the 9th century?

Question 18 18. The first civilization without an aristocracy was:

Question 19 19. How has the Neolithic Revolution supported larger populations worldwide?

Question 20 20. During the time of Marco Polo, why was the provision of Chinese technology such a boon for Europe?

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Question 21 21. The most influential factor in the fall of the Aztecs was:

Question 22 22. For thousands of years, civilization's only hope of victory against horse peoples was _____.

Question 23 23. What is the basic goal in the creation of a hierarchy?

Question 24 24. Why do scholars now believe the great flood actually took place?

Question 25 25. Which of the following does Indo-European refers to?

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Question 26 26. The apex of Sumerian temple building was:

Question 27 27. In the 13th Century, Genghis Khan was the founder of the Mongolian Empire which became the largest empire ever seen. What philosophy did he establish that made them so successful?

Question 28 28. The most basic social unit is the _____.

Question 29 29. How did the gradual warming of the earth affect the lives of human beings?

Question 30 30. How did the Aztecs react to the arrival of the Spanish?

Development & Fall of World Civilizations Chapter Exam Instructions

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