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5 Matching questions

  1. Natural Law
  2. Napoleon Bonaparte
  3. Alexander Graham Bell
  4. Revolution
  5. Liberalism
  1. a
    a drastic and far-reaching change in ways of thinking and behaving; a fight for change in government
  2. b
    the concept that there is a universal order built into nature that can guide moral thinking; forces that rule the behavior of the universe
  3. c
    French general who became emperor of the French (1769-1821); Overthrew French Directory in 1799 and became emperor of the French in 1804. Failed to defeat Great Britain and was abdicated in 1814. Returned to power briefly in 1815 but was defeated and died in exile; Le Petit Corporal
  4. d
    He was an American inventor who was responsible for developing the telephone. This greatly improved communications in the country.
  5. e
    A political ideology that emphasizes the civil rights of citizens, representative government, and the protection of private property. This ideology, derived from the Enlightenment, was especially popular among the property-owning middle classes.

5 Multiple choice questions


  1. Wife of Louis the XVI. She cared mainly about herself. She bought herself many extravagant things while the common people were starving; executed along with her husband King Louis XVI

  2. "The incorruptible;" the leader of the bloodiest portion of the French Revolution. He set out to build a republic of virtue; his rule became known as the Reign of Terror in which it is estimated that 70 to 80 people were beheaded daily

  3. This political revolution began with a peasant revolt in 1789 when women marched on the palace of Versailles to demand bread for their starving children; it sought to limit the powers of the Catholic church, to weaken the power of the nobility and the monarch and strengthen the political voice of the common man.

  4. Queen of England from 1558 to 1603; daughter of Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn; she succeeded Mary I (who was a Catholic) and restored Protestantism to England; never married; her reign is often referred to as the Golden Age of England or the Elizabethan Age

  5. Best team in baseball; northsiders; Home is Wrigley Field; Mr. Whitman goes every summer :+)

5 True/False questions

  1. Magna Carta
    This document, signed by King John of England in 1215, is the cornerstone of English justice and law. It declared that the king and government were bound by the same laws as other citizens of England. It contained the ideas of due process and the right to a fair and speedy trial that are included in the protection offered by the U.S. Bill of Rights in our country today

          

  2. Industrial Revolution
    begun about 1760 in England and later in other countries, characterized chiefly by the replacement of hand tools with power-driven machines, as the power loom and the steam engine, and by the concentration of industry in large establishments.

          

  3. William Shakespeare
    English poet and dramatist considered one of the greatest English writers (1564-1616); wrote Romeo and Juliet, Hamlet, and a Midsummer Night's Dream

          

  4. Imperialism
    A political ideology that emphasizes the civil rights of citizens, representative government, and the protection of private property. This ideology, derived from the Enlightenment, was especially popular among the property-owning middle classes.

          

  5. Bastille
    of or relating to fabrics or fabric making; cloth making; this type of factory became much more common during the Industrial Revolution

          

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