Copyright

European Expansion from 1450-1650 Chapter Exam

Exam Instructions:

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

Page 1

Question 1 1. Which of the following resulted from The Columbian Exchange?

Question 2 2. If you were the governing body of a country that had colonized a distant land, how would you practice salutary neglect?

Question 3 3. Which country sought commerce with the Native Americans?

Question 4 4. Which groups of people came to the New World seeking religious freedom?

Question 5 5. 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?

Page 2

Question 6 6. Why was the port of Manila strategically important?

Question 7 7. How did the presence of the Dutch differ from those of Portugal in South Asia?

Question 8 8. How were the means of the British similar to the those of the Dutch?

Question 9 9. Why did Portugal have a favorable position in South Asia?

Question 10 10. Which of the following was NOT an advantage of the English?

Page 3

Question 11 11. What are the probable reasons that the Commercial Revolution began?

Question 12 12. A young man has a paper route. Each week, when he gets paid he must turn his paycheck over to his parents. This is best described as _____.

Question 13 13. During Europe's Commercial Revolution in the 16th century, bills of exchange _____.

Question 14 14. Which of the following is FALSE about the Commercial Revolution?

Question 15 15. During Europe's Commercial Revolution in the 16th century, joint-stock companies were _____.

Page 4

Question 16 16. What valuable metal allowed the Spanish to buy great amounts of silk?

Question 17 17. What was the name of the Dutch trading post in Nagasaki harbor?

Question 18 18. What nationality built a base at Macau?

Question 19 19. What was the name of the Spanish clearinghouse for silk and silver?

Question 20 20. What nationality was Zheng He?

European Expansion from 1450-1650 Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

NES Social Science (303): Practice & Study Guide  /  Social Science Courses
Support