5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- 1433 CE
- Cultural Revolution
- Middle Passage
- a The part of the Great Circuit involving the transportation of enslaved Africans across the Atlantic to the Americas.
- b Campaign in China ordered by Mao Zedong to purge the Communist Party of his opponents and instill revolutionary values in the younger generation.
- c A Spanish conqueror of the Americas.
- d Date: Tiananmen Square protest in China; Fall of Berlin Wall in Germany
- e Date: End of Zheng He's Voyages/Rise of Ottomans (Hint: __33 CE)
5 Multiple choice questions
- An alliance between Great Britain, France and Russia in the years before WWI.
- In medieval Europe, an agricultural laborer legally bound to a lord's property and obligated to perform set services for the lord. In Russia some of them worked as artisans and in factories; in Russia it was not abolished until 1861.
- The landless peasants and serfs of the caste system.
- East African highland nation lying east of the Nile River.
Continuing the imperial revival started by the Sui Dynasty this dynasty that followed restored the Chinese imperial impulse four centuries after the decline of the Han, extending control along the silk route. Trade flourished and China finally reached its western limits when its forces were defeated by the imperial armies of the Muslim Abbasid Empire at the Talas River--which stopped future expansion by both empires.
5 True/False questions
Delian League → Alliance between Athens and many of its allied cities
Nongovernmental Organizations → 1842, ended Opium war, said the western nations would determine who would trade with china, so it set up the unequal treaty system which allowed western nations to own a part of chinese territory and conduct trading business in china under their own laws; this treaty set up 5 treaty ports where westerners could live, work, and be treated under their own laws; one of these were Hong Kong.
Olaudah Equiano → An antislavery activist who wrote an account of his enslavement.
Charlemagne → (768-814 CE) Crowned king in 800 CE by the pope; can be compared to Harsha; brought back unified rule to Europe only during his life; used the missi dominici to check up on imperial officials.
Pilgrims → Group of English Protestant dissenters who established Plymouth Colony in Massachusetts in 1620 to seek religious freedom after having lived briefly in the Netherlands.