Humanities Basics for Elementary School Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What was the most popular item made of fur that Europeans wanted?

Question 2 2. What did native people want to trade pelts for?

Question 3 3. What was in greater demand than fur in the 19th century and caused a decline in the fur trade?

Question 4 4. Which one of the following events in the history of weaving happened first?

Question 5 5. Which of these present-day inventions was influenced by the development of weaving machines?

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Question 6 6. When weaving cloth on a hand loom, what do you call the threads that run vertically, or up and-down, on the loom?

Question 7 7. LEGO means 'play well' in what language?

Question 8 8. About how many total bricks has LEGO made?

Question 9 9. Where was the first Legoland amusement park located?

Question 10 10. According to Irish legend, the lost soul Jack carried a lantern made of _____ .

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Question 11 11. Which of the following ways do we celebrate Halloween in the U.S.?

Question 12 12. What does 'Samhain' mean?

Question 13 13. Which of these colors is NOT a secondary color of light?

Question 14 14. Which of the following is NOT a primary color of light?

Question 15 15. What color light will you get if you mix red, green, and blue light together?

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Question 16 16. Revolutions can call for political change, but it can also be a change in _____.

Question 17 17. What is the point of a political revolution?

Question 18 18. A lot of revolutions are meant to get rid of a tyrant. What is a tyrant?

Question 19 19. Rene Descartes used his knowledge of _____ to first develop rationalism.

Question 20 20. How is rationalism different from other types of thinking?

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Question 21 21. What does rationalism use to answer life's big questions?

Question 22 22. How is the United States a secular country?

Question 23 23. Which of the following religions believe in reincarnation?

Question 24 24. Which religion believes that God came to Earth as Jesus Christ?

Question 25 25. It is very important that historians report _____ history.

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Question 26 26. History involves the events that have taken place in the _____.

Question 27 27. What is NOT an important reason to study history?

Question 28 28. Which fur company was the largest?

Question 29 29. In what time frame did humans start dying threads and yarn so that clothing made from it had at least two colors?

Question 30 30. What change made LEGO produce only toys made of plastic, not wood?

Humanities Basics for Elementary School 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!

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