Prentice Hall World History Chapter 5: The Enlightenment & the American Revolution (1707-1800) Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which modern political entity is Edmund Burke credited for first identifying?

Question 2 2. Henry VIII, Mary I, and Elizabeth I were members of which royal family?

Question 3 3. Why didn't deists believe in supernatural interference?

Question 4 4. How did improved literacy in Europe and Franklin's circulation of Enlightenment ideals impact the world view of the eighteenth century?

Question 5 5. The Boston Massacre occurred in:

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Question 6 6. The incorporation of Ireland into Great Britain in 1801 was the result of the British desire to _____.

Question 7 7. Who formulated modern heliocentrism in his influential work On the Revolutions of the Heavenly Spheres?

Question 8 8. Which of the following is NOT a British government measure which angered colonists prior to the American Revolution?

Question 9 9. What territorial protection measure for Native Americans did the success of the American Revolution destroy?

Question 10 10. The Proclamation of 1763 stated that:

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Question 11 11. Which was NOT part of the Boston Tea Party event?

Question 12 12. What institution of higher learning did both Hobbes and Locke attend?

Question 13 13. When did the Scientific Revolution take place?

Question 14 14. Which figure of the Enlightenment discovered the Laws of Motion and the Law of Universal Gravitation?

Question 15 15. Who conquered Britain in 1066 and created an absolute monarchy?

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Question 16 16. What was the significance of the Declaratory Act?

Question 17 17. Which is NOT true of the Tea Act?

Question 18 18. Locke believed that the social contract between monarch and subjects could be broken by the people if _____.

Question 19 19. Which of the following correctly identifies both Samuel Adams and George Grenville?

Question 20 20. Which of the following ended the American Revolution and recognized American independence?

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Question 21 21. Due to Hobbes' belief that man was inherently selfish and in need of a strong governmental hand, he concluded that the only correct form of government is _____.

Question 22 22. William Pitt the Younger became the youngest prime minister ever in 1783, at the age of .

Question 23 23. What role did the Quebec Act play in the American colonies?

Question 24 24. The Christian doctrine that all men are inherently sinful from birth is called?

Question 25 25. Which two nations benefited the most from 1783's Peace of Paris?

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Question 26 26. William Pitt the Younger passed what bill which appropriated control of territory held by the British East India Company and partially appropriated control of the company itself?

Question 27 27. What year was Discourse on Inequality published?

Question 28 28. Frederick the Great and Maria Theresa fought two years to decide ownership of what territory?

Question 29 29. How was Locke's political philosophy revolutionary?

Question 30 30. How was the Battle of the Chesapeake similar to the Battle of Yorktown?

Prentice Hall World History Chapter 5: The Enlightenment & the American Revolution (1707-1800) Chapter Exam Instructions

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