5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- The Constitution
- Industrial Revolution
- Thomas Edison
- Constitutional Monarchy
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.
the supreme law of the United States of America adopted on September 17, 1787, by the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia
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.
A King or Queen is the official head of state but power is limited by a constitution.
Inventor of light bulb, phonograph and numerous other innovations
5 Multiple choice questions
The colonists were angry because they had to pay taxes to England but they did not get to have a representative in the English Parliament.
How many states are there in the United States
system of settling new lands that remain under the government of their native land; example: European explorers occupying foreign lands for their native countries
- of or relating to fabrics or fabric making; cloth making; this type of factory became much more common during the Industrial Revolution
Medieval fortress that was converted to a prison stormed by peasants for ammunition during the early stages of the French Revolution.
5 True/False questions
Civil War →
a war between people of the same country
American Revolution →
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.
Napoleon Bonaparte →
I won many victories in Italy. By 1796, Austria had become my country's chief enemy. I started my attack on Austria, my first big campaign. I quickly defeated four armies larger than my own. After that, my troops gave me the name "Le Petit Caporal" or "Little Corporal." Who am I?
Battle of Waterloo →
a period in history characterized by a critical approach to religious, social, and philosophical matters that seeks to fight against beliefs or systems not based on human reason
Thomas Jefferson →
Enlightenment thinker; virginian, architect, author, governor, and president. Lived at Monticello. Wrote the Declaration of Independence. Second governor of Virgina. Third president of the United States. Designed the buildings of the University of Virginia.