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Historiography & World History Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. How was the subject of slavery in the United States taught to schoolchildren in the 1940s?

Question 2 2. Using a sports analogy, which of these best describes the concept of historical perspective?

Question 3 3. How did the adherence to one historical perspective lead to the Nazis gaining power in Germany?

Question 4 4. A system of general political traditions, customs and beliefs is known as _____.

Question 5 5. The common cultural goals in our country, such as freedom, equality and liberty, are examples of _____.

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Question 6 6. The process by which people form their ideas about politics is known as _____.

Question 7 7. In the discipline of history, a hypothesis is called a:

Question 8 8. Which is NOT a type of reference source?

Question 9 9. Which is NOT an example of a primary source?

Question 10 10. What is an example of periodization?

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Question 11 11. If we are organizing data by order of appearance in time, what form of organization are we using?

Question 12 12. What do we call a society with a high degree of political, economic, and social complexity?

Question 13 13. What are two of the stages of development?

Question 14 14. Who developed modernization theory?

Question 15 15. What was one reason modernization theory was discredited in the 1970s?

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Question 16 16. If a country develops a trade policy that is unfavorable to other nations, then what will likely happen.

Question 17 17. Corporations sometimes move manufacturing operations to other nations in order to _____.

Question 18 18. If a product becomes unpopular in one geographic area, but is marketed successfully in another geographic area and continues to generate revenue. This would be an extension of _____

Question 19 19. This type of graphic requires readers to pay attention to the length of bars used to present data.

Question 20 20. This graphic format is meant to sway voters and usually pokes fun at hotly debated issues.

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Question 21 21. What types of historical information might be presented in a map?

Question 22 22. Jackeline is taking five college courses. She is very stressed because she needs to study for two tests on Monday and three tests on Tuesday. Jackeline is experiencing _____.

Question 23 23. Samuel has just been released from prison and must now adjust to a very different life in the ''real world.'' This change is an example of a _____.

Question 24 24. How are role conflict and role strain different?

Question 25 25. Which of the following countries has the same perspective on World War II as most Americans?

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Question 26 26. In which stage of life does most political socialization occur?

Question 27 27. Which is NOT true?

Question 28 28. At its most basic, what is the focus of social studies?

Question 29 29. How does present day modernization theory theorize nations will develop?

Question 30 30. When lowering interest rates as part of a nation's monetary policy, it is primarily designed to _____

Historiography & World History Chapter Exam Instructions

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