Which Enlightenment thinker believed that citizens should rebel against a tyrannical government? John Locke Thomas Hobbes Baron de Montesquieu Jean-Jacques Rousseau
Which statement best describes the election of 1800? (Points : 2) The election of 1800 proved how unnecessary the Electoral College was in choosing the president. The election showed that it was finally Thomas Jefferson's chance to be president, so she won in a landslide. The election proved that the candidates had to spend lots of money, make a lot of speeches, and travel to every town and city. The election went to the House of Representatives and led to an amendment to the Constitution.
The earlier years of the Middle Ages began with A. the Crusades. B. the collapse of the Roman Empire. C. the Renaissance. D. the search for new trade routes.
Which of the following were slogans in Meiji Japan? "Liberty, Equality, Fraternity" "Orthodoxy, Autocracy, Nationalism" "Civilization and Enlightenment" "Encourage Industry"
Widespread deforestation is a MAJOR factor in causing what ecological process? A) famine B) erosion C) tornadoes D) blizzards
Which of the following cities was known as the Byzantine Empire’s economic and religious center? Carthage Ravenna Constantinople Antioch
What type of person is being depicted in the cartoon shown above?. Northerner bringing donations to help freedmen. white Southerner who supported the Radical Republicans. Northerner traveling to the South to make money. former Confederate leader moving out of the South
Which of the following helped to allow the Holocaust to take place? hatred of all people not born in Germany. Aryan racial theories and policies of Hitler. Hitler ignoring the demands of world leaders to halt. resolved state of World War I and the Treaty of Paris.
How does President Johnson define the problem in his speech? A. He gives many examples of injustices Negroes face with regard to equal rights. B. He uses testimonials from people who have endured the injustices in their lives. C. He quotes scripture, the Constitution, and a famous speech, all showing the importance of freedom. D. He appeals to the audiences sense of patriotism, values, and understanding of the legal system.
The construction of the Suez Canal was a joint effort between _____. Great Britain and France France and Egypt Egypt and Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia and England
An impact of the post-World War II economic boom in Europe was increased standard of living emigration overseas school dropout rates women in the workforce
Which sentence uses the proper convention for dates? Join us on June 10, 2011! Doors open early 2010, November 28. Offer ends August, 17 2012. Call by 26, July 2013.
Which of these is an example of muckraker disguised as a work of fiction? A) A Century of Dishonor and Ramona by Helen Hunt Jackson B) The History of the Standard Oil Company by Ida Tarbell C) The Octopus by Frank Norris D) The Red Record by Ida B. Wells
What is old town in el salvador? a. the site of the first town of san salvador b. the real name of present-day san salvador c. a famous typical restaurant d. a town famous for its handicrafts
What feature did radio in the 1920s offer that other inventions did not offer? People could listen to music in real time. People could get news from other countries 24 hours a day. People could communicate with other people. People could stay home and listen to talkies.
Which countries had no imperialistic (empire-building) motives for entering World War II? United States Great Britain Russia Germany
Violence erupted in 1962 when james meredith attempted to integrate: the university of alabama. louisiana state university. georgia tech. the university of mississippi. texas a&m.
What is the main piece of legislation governing how water quality is regulated in the Everglades? Clean Water Act Dirty Water Act Clean Up Your Act Everglades Water Quality Act
Which group of people worked to inform the public about injustices of the Progressive Era? government workers child laborers muckrakers businessmen
What was the name given to communist rebel fighters in South Vietnam? A. Northern Regulators B. Freedom Fighters C. Communist Fighters D. Vietcong
Herbert Spencer used the concept of social Darwinism to defend the concepts of philanthropy and generous giving. the rise of poverty and the mortality rates of less fortunate people. the evolution of the human species and the will to survive. the need for immigration and equality between the classes.
Upon inauguration in 1933, President Franklin Roosevelt attempted to: A. blame foreign leaders for the economic crisis. B. lay out his policies in exact detail. C. calm the fears of the public. D. reduce expectations for government solutions to the economic crisis.