HiSET: Imperialism in the 19th - 20th Centuries Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following is TRUE of Europe's New Imperialism during the 19th century?

Question 2 2. What treaty greatly reduced the lands granted to Russia by the Ottoman Empire?

Question 3 3. Why did Europeans believe territorial expansion could lead to economic growth?

Question 4 4. The Russo-Turkish War of the late 19th century pitted Russia against the _____.

Question 5 5. Slavic people autonomously united under the concept of _____.

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Question 6 6. Which European power sent almost a million Europeans into Indonesia?

Question 7 7. The Treaty of San Stefano gave much of the Ottoman Empire's land to the

Question 8 8. Under the guidelines of the Berlin Conference, which rivers were to remain neutral and open to trade shipments?

Question 9 9. Under Dollar Diplomacy, the U.S. sought to

Question 10 10. Which of these organizations was set up under the auspices of researching and civilizing Africa?

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Question 11 11. Why did the British and the French allied with the Ottoman Empire against the Russians during the Crimean war?

Question 12 12. Which explorer sparked Europe's late 19th century scramble for African colonization?

Question 13 13. Which European power held the greatest influence in Indonesia?

Question 14 14. The Principle of Effectivity in the colonization of Africa was adopted in the _____

Question 15 15. Why did Europe engage in new imperialism in Asia during the 19th century?

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Question 16 16. What was the conflict behind the Russo-Japanese War in 1904?

Question 17 17. Why did the United States want to increase their influence in the Americas during the 1800s?

Question 18 18. Why were thousands of Europeans massacred in China during the Boxer Rebellion in 1900?

Question 19 19. What role did moral superiority play in motivating New Imperialism?

Question 20 20. Why did the Russian and British militaries engage in the Great Game?

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Question 21 21. Which of these is not true of the Berlin Conference?

Question 22 22. Which of these men is most closely linked to Dollar Diplomacy?

Question 23 23. Why did the United States take action in Cuba, based on the Platt Amendment?

Question 24 24. Which of the following was NOT a motivation for New Imperialism?

Question 25 25. The Great Game saw which two countries battling for control of areas like Afghanistan, Iran, and India?

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Question 26 26. Based on the 1904 Roosevelt Corollary, which of the following would NOT result in US military action in case a European state attacked?

HiSET: Imperialism in the 19th - 20th Centuries Chapter Exam Instructions

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