The Scientific Revolution and Enlightenment: Homeschool Curriculum Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. According to Montesquieu, governments could improve people's lives by:

Question 2 2. Which of the following BEST captures Hobbes's view of human nature?

Question 3 3. Diderot and d'Alembert attempted to document and explain the age's industrial innovations and discoveries in natural science in the _____.

Question 4 4. What 18th-century intellectual gatherings allowed some women to attend?

Question 5 5. According to Descartes, why must God exist?

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Question 6 6. According to the Ptolemaic System, what resides at the center of the universe?

Question 7 7. How did the publication of an encyclopedia represent Diderot's Enlightenment values?

Question 8 8. What Enlightenment era ideology posited that men inherently had a set of basic rights and freedoms from birth, an idea early feminists appropriated?

Question 9 9. For Hume, which of the following was at the center of reality?

Question 10 10. In what respect was Aristotle's concept of Truth different from Plato's?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following is Hobbes's most famous work?

Question 12 12. Which word is used to describe Copernicus's theory?

Question 13 13. Who pioneered the development of the modern telescope, and was condemned as a heretic by the Catholic Church for supporting heliocentrism?

Question 14 14. According to Kant, all moral actions can be supported through _____ .

Question 15 15. On which part of modern society has Smith's Wealth of Nation had a huge impact?

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Question 16 16. What Christian sect did Pascal become a fervent convert to?

Question 17 17. Why did Ptolemy introduce the concept of epicycles?

Question 18 18. Mary Wollstonecraft believed women deserved greater access to _____.

Question 19 19. How was the United States Constitution influenced by Montesquieu's philosophies?

Question 20 20. Which of the following statements about the Encyclopedia is FALSE?

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Question 21 21. Which area actually experienced a golden period of intellectual activity during the so-called Dark Ages?

Question 22 22. Which of the following things did Galileo NOT discover with his telescope?

Question 23 23. Ptolemy's system was an improvement upon Aristotle's as it accounted for which of the following?

Question 24 24. Which of these people worked to develop more accurate astronomical instruments?

Question 25 25. What year was Discourse on Inequality published?

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Question 26 26. Which statement correctly reflects Descartes' response to Chandoux?

Question 27 27. For the duration of Hume's adult life, he was likely a secret _____.

Question 28 28. How is the heliocentric model different from the geocentric model of the universe?

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

Question 30 30. What would Francis Bacon suggest you do if you wanted to learn how plants react to freezing?

The Scientific Revolution and Enlightenment: Homeschool Curriculum Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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