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WEST History: The Industrial Revolution & Enlightenment Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which statement best describes the spread of the Industrial Revolution?

Question 2 2. Which of the following was NOT a contributing factor to a series of factory acts passed during the Industrial Revolution?

Question 3 3. Who illegally supplied American factories with British textile machine technology?

Question 4 4. How did the Factory Act of 1833 impact workers?

Question 5 5. Which of the following statements about the state of industrial labor in the 18th century is TRUE?

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Question 6 6. The traditional interpretation of the Scientific Revolution begins and ends with which two thinkers?

Question 7 7. Early industrial cities can be described as _____.

Question 8 8. The explosion of modern science that took place throughout the 16th and 17th centuries is referred to as the _____.

Question 9 9. What strategies did the Luddites employ to rebel against the Industrial Revolution?

Question 10 10. The scientific revolution helped in part to eliminate belief in the following, EXCEPT:

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Question 11 11. Who was a leading pioneer of steamboat technology, and is often credited with inventing the modern steamboat?

Question 12 12. According to David Hume, why is it impossible to truly know an object?

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

Question 14 14. How was Locke's political philosophy revolutionary?

Question 15 15. Why was the Renaissance so important in setting the stage for the Enlightenment?

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Question 16 16. Where did the Industrial Revolution begin?

Question 17 17. Diderot and d'Alembert attempted to document and explain the age's industrial innovations and discoveries in natural science in the _____.

Question 18 18. Which of the following statements best describes factory discipline during industrial era?

Question 19 19. How did industrial workers respond to the British Combination Acts?

Question 20 20. 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,

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Question 21 21. According to Montesquieu's political theories, how could government corruption and despotism be prevented?

Question 22 22. What type of government was most common throughout Europe at the time of the Enlightenment?

Question 23 23. The scientific method was largely codified by what philosopher of the Scientific Revolution?

Question 24 24. Who pioneered the development of the modern telescope, and was condemned as a heretic by the Catholic Church for supporting heliocentrism?

Question 25 25. Which of the following statements is TRUE?

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Question 26 26. How did the Industrial Revolution impact cities?

Question 27 27. Which of the following was an anti-Catholic movement sparked by a monk named Martin Luther in 1517?

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

Question 29 29. While there is debate over the specifics of the timeframe, the Industrial Revolution took place in:

Question 30 30. What philosopher took skepticism to its theoretical limit by even questioning his own existence?

WEST History: The Industrial Revolution & Enlightenment Chapter Exam Instructions

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