MTEL Adult Basic Education: Early World History Overview Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. How was Tiglath able to conquer Israel?

Question 2 2. The economic problems of unsustainable taxation and high inflation are most associated with which of the following causes of the fall of Rome?

Question 3 3. Which of these regions never developed agriculture?

Question 4 4. To promote democracy, Pericles did each of the following, EXCEPT that _____

Question 5 5. Why did Sparta refuse to participate in the Delian League?

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Question 6 6. The Athenian Navy was an essential part of Athenian democracy because it _____.

Question 7 7. Which was a Catholic religious order?

Question 8 8. The Columbian Exchange is a term used to describe _____.

Question 9 9. What event really started the Scientific Revolution?

Question 10 10. Which of the following English words is NOT derived from the Greek word Polis?

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Question 11 11. Greek city states did not form kingdoms and empires like their Egyptian and Sumerian counterparts because

Question 12 12. Which of these best describes the idea of inertia?

Question 13 13. What is the name given to the group that sought to limit Galileo's work?

Question 14 14. Cyrus and Darius were two Persian leaders, who created the largest empire ever known through

Question 15 15. Why did Thomas Hobbes think that absolute rulers were necessary?

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Question 16 16. How did the 18th century agricultural revolution affect European society?

Question 17 17. How did the emperors Diocletian and Constantine undermine the stability of the Roman Empire?

Question 18 18. The Delian League was formed to _____.

Question 19 19. Why was Brutus relevant in early Roman history?

Question 20 20. The Peace of Westphalia accomplished which of the following?

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Question 21 21. Why was the Council of Trent convened in 1545?

Question 22 22. Which was the first area to develop agriculture?

Question 23 23. The Sistine Chapel was painted by:

Question 24 24. Galileo was born in which Italian city?

Question 25 25. Why was English agriculturalist Jethro Tull significant to the Agricultural Revolution?

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Question 26 26. What was the Scientific Revolution?

Question 27 27. How did the division of the empire contribute to Rome's inability to stop invading tribes?

Question 28 28. Which of the following was NOT a job held by Galileo?

Question 29 29. Which of these were not a reason for the Age of Discovery?

Question 30 30. Nebuchadnezzar II unified his empire by doing all of the following EXCEPT

MTEL Adult Basic Education: Early World History Overview Chapter Exam Instructions

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