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NY Regents - The Age of Exploration: Tutoring Solution Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Why was the defeat of the Holy League by France significant?

Question 2 2. How did the political structure of Italy during the 15th and 16th centuries allow for the Italian Wars?

Question 3 3. Who controlled much of Italy at the close of the Italian Wars?

Question 4 4. How did the rule of Suleiman differ from that of his father?

Question 5 5. Which of these modern-day countries was part of the Ottoman Empire?

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Question 6 6. Gunpowder originated in

Question 7 7. The Columbian Exchange is a term used to describe _____.

Question 8 8. The cause of the Italian Wars was _____.

Question 9 9. Which of these works is NOT attributed to Michelangelo?

Question 10 10. How did Suleiman's desire to capture Vienna put him at risk?

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Question 11 11. Why is it ironic that Las Casas would stand up for the rights of the inhabitants of the New World?

Question 12 12. Which of the following men were not conquistadors?

Question 13 13. Michelangelo was born in a:

Question 14 14. Which European is credited with being the first to reach the Pacific Ocean?

Question 15 15. The monk who spoke out against the Medici and the secular art of their time was

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Question 16 16. In simple terms, a cartographer is a

Question 17 17. How could someone justify the statement that 'Spain won the Italian Wars'?

Question 18 18. Who of these was NOT an English Sea Dog?

Question 19 19. Who did Francisco Pizarro conquer?

Question 20 20. Who financially backed Christopher Columbus' accidental voyage to the Americas?

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Question 21 21. Prior to the start of World War II, the Soviet Union, and Nazi Germany signed a non-aggression pact. This pact, however, was broken in 1941 when the Nazi's invaded the Soviet Union. Which of Machiavelli's musings would this most apply to?

Question 22 22. Suleiman conquered which of the following areas?

Question 23 23. What is one reason why Raleigh became wealthy?

Question 24 24. Pizarro conquered the

Question 25 25. Which of these were not a reason for the Age of Discovery?

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Question 26 26. How did Bartolome de Las Casas' career choice form his later actions in the New World?

Question 27 27. Why did Spain and France want to prevent the other from acquiring a majority of Italian lands?

Question 28 28. The first single-shot guns were _____

Question 29 29. What was the root of the encomienda system?

Question 30 30. Which of these explorers led the quest for the Fountain of Youth?

NY Regents - The Age of Exploration: Tutoring Solution Chapter Exam Instructions

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