MTEL Adult Basic Education: Worldwide Political & Economic Shifts Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following countries did NOT have a hand in governing German territory after World War II?

Question 2 2. Following World War II, what strategy did the United States adopt to deal with the threat of communism?

Question 3 3. Archduke Franz Ferdinand and his wife were shot by:

Question 4 4. Which group began negotiations at the Paris Peace Conference?

Question 5 5. Which of the following BEST defines apartheid?

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Question 6 6. What was the purpose for the introduction of perestroika by Soviet leader Gorbachev?

Question 7 7. A host of nations banding together to stop an aggressor state could be considered:

Question 8 8. Who led Haitian slaves in their 19th century revolt for independence?

Question 9 9. What was Gran Colombia?

Question 10 10. The Cultural Revolution in China really had to do with which of the following beliefs?

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Question 11 11. During the radical phase of the French Revolution, _____.

Question 12 12. When was the Chinese Communist party first organized?

Question 13 13. How did the response of France differ from the response of Great Britain to Germany's invasion of Poland?

Question 14 14. Which nations can, at least partially, thank Simon Bolivar for their independence?

Question 15 15. When was the Marshall Plan in operation?

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Question 16 16. What did NOT increase during Reagan's presidency?

Question 17 17.

Which did Prime Minister Thatcher set out to do?

I. Expand the power of her office

II. Reduce inflation

III. Eliminate coal mining

IV. Privatize many industries

Question 18 18. Which of these countries was not included in the United Provinces of Central America?

Question 19 19. Following World War II, how did the United States help war-ravaged Europe recover?

Question 20 20. What was the Germans' response to the Treaty of Versailles?

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Question 21 21. The Maginot Line had two main weak points: at the Franco-Belgian border and _____.

Question 22 22. Which famous company became synonymous with German industrialization and supplied the government with weaponry during both world wars?

Question 23 23. What happened to Gran Colombia?

Question 24 24. Which of the following was NOT a provision of the Treaty of Versailles?

Question 25 25. Gandhi is most associated with _____

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Question 26 26. Which of the following was a feature of the de-Stalinization effort undertaken by the Communist Party after Stalin's death?

Question 27 27. Which of the following statements is FALSE?

Question 28 28. Why wasn't it possible for Bolivar to unite areas like Peru, Venezuela, and Colombia into one nation as he desired?

Question 29 29. What year was the Atlantic Charter issued?

Question 30 30. Which nations made up the Big Three?

MTEL Adult Basic Education: Worldwide Political & Economic Shifts Chapter Exam Instructions

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