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2010-06-12 19:27:05
global review

global questions
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  1. The best example of the success of nationalism in Europe is the
    unification of Germany
  2. Nationalism is best defined as
    the loyalty of a people to their values, traditions, and a geographic region
  3. Nationalism is most likely to develop in an area that has
    common customs, language, and history
  4. In a number of European countries in the 1800’s, which situation occurred as a result of the influence of the French Revolution?
    rise of nationalistic movements
  5. --Man is born free and everywhere he is in chains.--Everyone has the natural right to life, liberty, and property.--Slavery, torture, and religious persecution are wrong.During which period in European history would the ideas in these statements have been expressed?
  6. John Locke and Jean Jacques Rousseau would be most likely to support
    a society in which the people chose the ruler
  7. Which statement reflects an argument of Enlightenment philosophers against the belief in the divine right of kings
    the power of the government is derived from the governed
  8. The writers and philosophers of the Enlightenment believed the government decisions should be based on
    laws of nature and reason
  9. The writings of the Enlightenment philosophers in Europe encouraged later political revolution with their support of
    the natural rights of man
  10. Writers of the Enlightenment were primarily interested in
    changing the relationship between people and their government
  11. During the Scientific Revolution and the Enlightenment, one similarity in the work of many scientists and philosophers was that they
    examined natural laws governing the universe
  12. Francis Bacon, Galileo, and Isaac Newton promoted the idea that knowledge should be based on
    experimentation and observation
  13. Which was a result of the Protestant Reformation in Europe?
    the power of the Catholic Church in Europe was weakened
  14. During the Renaissance, which development contributed most to the Protestant Reformation?
    questioning of traditional authority
  15. In Western Europe, a major immediate effect of the Reformation was a
    decline in religious unity and in the power of the Catholic Church
  16. Martin Luther’s Ninety-Five Theses were a call for
    reforms within the Roman Catholic Church
  17. Which of these events during the Age of Exploration was a cause of the other three?
    advances in learning and technology made long ocean voyages possible
  18. Which system developed as a result of the Commercial Revolution
    market economy
  19. The Commercial Revolution in Western Europe led directly to the
    expansion of world trade
  20. A major result of the Age of Exploration was
    the end of regional isolation and the beginning of a period of European global domination
  21. Which was an immediate result of the European Age of Exploration?
    European influence spread to the Western hemisphere
  22. Which was a result of the Commercial Revolution
    expansion of European influence overseas
  23. A study of the Maya, Aztec, and Inca civilizations of Latin America would show that these civilizations
    developed advanced and complex societies before the arrival of the Europeans
  24. A study of Mayas, Aztecs, and Incas would show that these ancient American civilizations
    rivaled the accomplishments of early Middle Eastern cultures
  25. In Latin America, the Maya and the Aztec civilizations were similar in that they
    developed complex mathematical and calendar systems
  26. “Beginning with childhood, all of man’s study is centered on one aim alone — to emerge successfully from the three days’ examination — and all he has in his mind is what success can bring to him in terms of power, influence, and prestige.”
    -Ye Shib, Chinese scholarThis quotation refers to the Chinese
    civil service system
  27. Mansa Musa’s journey to Mecca in the 1300’s is evidence that
    Islam had a major influence on the Mali Empire
  28. In India, the Caste system determined a person’s occupation, personal associations, and marriage partner. This situation shows that the Caste system
    has been a way of life as well as an element of religion
  29. Jewish religions and cultural identity has been greatly influenced by
    the Torah and the Diaspora
  30. Traditional animistic beliefs in Africa, Asia, and Latin America are based on
    an appreciation for the forces of nature
  31. Confucianism in traditional China served to
    maintain social order
  32. The Buddhist religion teaches that salvation is earned by
    learning to give up selfish desire
  33. The Koran, jihad, and the hegira are most closely associated with the practice of
  34. Islam
  35. One way in which Eastern Orthodoxy, Roman Catholicism, and Protestantism are similar is that each
    is a branch of Christianity
  36. One similarity between the Five Pillars of Islam and the Ten Commandments is that both
    provide a guide to proper ethical and moral behavior
  37. Taoism and Shintoism are similar in that both religions stress
    developing harmony between humans and nature
  38. A person who practices the Shinto faith would be most likely to
    visit a shrine placed on the shore of a lake
  39. In Japan, the martial arts, the tea ceremony, and flower arranging best reflect the influences of
    Buddhism and Shintoism
  40. The teachings of Confucius encouraged people to
    follow a code of moral conduct
  41. In traditional Chinese culture, which philosophy had the greatest influence on the development of social order and political organization?
  42. According the teachings of Confucius, the key to the successful organization of society is that
    individuals should know and do what is expected of them
  43. “When I go to the office, I put on my shirt and I take off my caste; when I come home, I take off my shirt and I put on my caste.”What is the main idea of this quotation?
  44. the caste system continues to influence Indian society
  45. Which is a valid statement about the history of South Asia
    Religious beliefs have both unified and divided the people of the region
  46. Judaism, Islam, and Christianity share a belief in
    monotheism and ethical conduct
  47. Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, the Dome of the Rock in Jerusalem and the Great Pyramid in Egypt are examples of
    architectural accomplishments that reflect religious beliefs