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Modern World History - Patterns of Interaction Chapter 6: Enlightenment and Revolution (1550-1789) Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following was NOT a philosophical development of, or encouraged by, the Scientific Revolution?

Question 2 2. The Second Amendment guarantees which of the following?

Question 3 3. Which is NOT true of the battles at Lexington and Concord?

Question 4 4. Where was Rousseau from?

Question 5 5. Why did Diderot face problems with the initial publication of the Encyclopedia?

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Question 6 6. When was the Declaration of Independence approved?

Question 7 7. Which amendment provides a blanket of protection for Americans?

Question 8 8. Despite Robert Boyle being a committed empiricist, he also practiced _____.

Question 9 9. Which of the following would NOT have been an acceptable daily activity for a woman prior to the Enlightenment?

Question 10 10. How was Diderot introduced to the idea of compiling knowledge?

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Question 11 11. Which is NOT a step of the scientific method?

Question 12 12. Many of the medical advances of the early modern period were due to the period's increased emphasis on empiricism, which is the gaining of knowledge through _____.

Question 13 13. In a representative democracy, _____.

Question 14 14. Why was it unusual that the first draft of the Declaration opposed slavery?

Question 15 15. Why did some Americans fight for the Loyalists after 1775?

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Question 16 16. Who was Jean-Jacques Rousseau?

Question 17 17. Which of the following monarchs made the WORST attempt at Enlightened Despotism?

Question 18 18. What 18th-century intellectual gatherings allowed some women to attend?

Question 19 19. How did Peter the Great's attempt to Europeanize Russia have a negative impact the Russian people?

Question 20 20. To the knowledge of which of the following did Galileo NOT make a substantial contribution?

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Question 21 21. While Thomas Hobbes' political views were in part influenced by the English Civil War and Interregnum, John Locke's were influenced by the _____.

Question 22 22. Which of the following statements is true?

Question 23 23. Locke believed that the social contract between monarch and subjects could be broken by the people if _____.

Question 24 24. What year was Discourse on Inequality published?

Question 25 25. What is the purpose of the scientific method?

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Question 26 26. Identify which of the following is a likely profile of a Loyalist:

Question 27 27. Which statement best describes democracy?

Question 28 28. Why was the Second Continental Congress significant?

Question 29 29. The writers of the Federalist Papers were:

Question 30 30. Fundamental knowledge of the universe prior to the Scientific Revolution was based on _____, while the new knowledge of the Scientific Revolution was based on observation and experimentation,

Modern World History - Patterns of Interaction Chapter 6: Enlightenment and Revolution (1550-1789) Chapter Exam Instructions

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