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Overview of Major World History Events Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. The Peace of Westphalia accomplished which of the following?

Question 2 2. What do the Hundred Years' War and the War of the Roses have in common?

Question 3 3. The 80 Years' War, the execution of Mary Queen of Scots and the 30 Years' War are all examples of _____.

Question 4 4. Which treaty formally ended Russian participation in World War I?

Question 5 5. How was the 'Bloody Sunday' of 1905 relevant?

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Question 6 6. Why was Tsar Nicholas II forced to abdicate the throne?

Question 7 7. While there is debate over the specifics of the timeframe, the Industrial Revolution took place in:

Question 8 8. Which of the following was NOT mentioned in this lesson as an area of major development during the Industrial Revolution?

Question 9 9. Why was the development of interchangeable parts so important?

Question 10 10. What was the entity that was the precursor to the United Nations?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following is NOT a main purpose of the United Nations?

Question 12 12. Who first coined the term 'United Nations'?

Question 13 13. What did the Stamp Act do?

Question 14 14. What is the relationship between colony and empire in a mercantilist system?

Question 15 15. What were the Intolerable Acts?

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Question 16 16. Why did the Jacobins enact the Reign of Terror?

Question 17 17. When did the French Revolution take place?

Question 18 18. Which important document was drafted during the French Revolution?

Question 19 19. After the Renaissance, people like Prince Henry of Portugal and others LIKELY believed that:

Question 20 20. Which of the reasons for exploration did Christopher Columbus express to his financial backers, Ferdinand and Isabella of Spain?

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Question 21 21. The Columbian Exchange is a term used to describe _____.

Question 22 22. Why was the development of the interstate highway system strongly linked to the Cold War?

Question 23 23. During which decade did watching television first become a routine form of family entertainment?

Question 24 24. Which of the following statements about ICBM's is NOT true?

Question 25 25. How did Gutenberg's printing press impact the Renaissance and the Protestant Reformation?

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Question 26 26. Following the Revolution of 1905, Tsar Nicholas II agreed to allow a legislative assembly called _____.

Question 27 27. Who illegally supplied American factories with British textile machine technology?

Question 28 28. Which of the following is NOT a permanent member of the UN Security Council?

Question 29 29. What did the colonists mean by 'No taxation without representation'?

Question 30 30. The French Revolution resulted in the execution of which king?

Overview of Major World History Events Chapter Exam Instructions

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