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MTTC History: The Industrial Revolution & Enlightenment Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. 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,

Question 2 2. Who was a leading pioneer of steamboat technology, and is often credited with inventing the modern steamboat?

Question 3 3. Where did the Industrial Revolution begin?

Question 4 4. Who formulated the concept of tabula ras and helped develop the social contract theory?

Question 5 5. Which of the following professions did Rene Descartes and other deists liken God's actions to be like?

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Question 6 6. What type of government was most common throughout Europe at the time of the Enlightenment?

Question 7 7. Who developed the Laws of Motion and the Law of Universal Gravitation?

Question 8 8. How did the Industrial Revolution impact cities?

Question 9 9. Which of the following statements is TRUE?

Question 10 10. Which of the following statements best describes factory discipline during industrial era?

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Question 11 11. Who formulated modern heliocentrism in his influential work On the Revolutions of the Heavenly Spheres?

Question 12 12. While there is debate over the specifics of the timeframe, the Industrial Revolution took place in:

Question 13 13. According to David Hume, why is it impossible to truly know an object?

Question 14 14. Which of the following statements about the state of industrial labor in the 18th century is TRUE?

Question 15 15. How did industrial workers respond to the British Combination Acts?

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Question 16 16. When did the Enlightenment take place?

Question 17 17. Which of the following was NOT a philosophical development of, or encouraged by, the Scientific Revolution?

Question 18 18. In what major way did the workers find the factory system different from farming?

Question 19 19. Why was the development of interchangeable parts so important?

Question 20 20. When did the Scientific Revolution take place?

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Question 21 21. Who illegally supplied American factories with British textile machine techonology?

Question 22 22. What religion grew out of the new scientific discoveries and claimed God no longer had a hand in the world, though he did create it?

Question 23 23. Early industrial cities can be described as _____.

Question 24 24. Which is NOT a central theme of the Enlightenment?

Question 25 25. Which of the following was an intellectual movement emphasizing reason, individualism, skepticism, and science that took place between the late 17th to early 19th century?

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Question 26 26. The explosion of modern science that took place throughout the 16th and 17th centuries is referred to as the _____.

Question 27 27. Which of the following was NOT a contributing factor to a series of factory acts passed during the Industrial Revolution?

Question 28 28. Which is NOT true of the Scientific Revolution?

Question 29 29. Jill asked you to look over the notes she took in class. She made a mistake. Which statement below Jill needs to strike from her notes because it is in error?

Question 30 30. The scientific revolution helped in part to eliminate superstition, EXCEPT in _____.

MTTC History: The Industrial Revolution & Enlightenment Chapter Exam Instructions

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