5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Model T
- Abolitionist Movement
- Dependent Development
- a Native-born elites in the Spanish colonies.
- b An international movement that between approximately 1780 and 1890 succeeded in condemning slavery as morally repugnant and abolishing it in much of the world; the movement was especially prominent in Britain and the United States.
- c Term used to describe Latin America's economic growth in the nineteenth century, which was largely financed by foreign capital and dependent on European and North American prosperity and decisions.
- d The first automobile affordable enough for a mass market; produced by American industrialist Henry Ford.
- e Late-nineteenth-century American political movement that denounced corporate interests of all kinds.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- Association of scientists established in England in 1660 that was dedicated to the promotion of "useful knowledge."
- First leader of the Haitian Revolution, a former slave (1743-1803) who wrote the first constitution of Haiti and served as the first governor of the newly independent state.
- Prominent West African scholar and political leader (1832-1912) who argued that each civilization, including that of Africa, has its own unique contribution to make to the world.
- Massive Chinese rebellion that devastated much of the country between 1850 and 1864; it was based on the millenarian teachings of Hong Xiuquan.
- A military strongman who seized control of a government in nineteenth-century Latin America.
5 True/False Questions
Porfirio Diaz → Term that Karl Marx used to describe the industrial working class; originally used in ancient Rome to describe the poorest part of the urban population.
Colonial Tribalism → The focusing of citizens' loyalty on the notion that they are part of a "nation" with a unique culture, territory, and destiny; first became a prominent element of political culture in the nineteenth century.
Invention of Tradition → The overthrow of the Tokugawa shogunate of Japan in 1868, restoring power at long last to the emperor Meiji.
Labour Party → British working-class political party established in the 1890s and dedicated to reforms and a peaceful transition to socialism, in time providing a viable alternative to the revolutionary emphasis of Marxism.
Samurai → Name that revolutionaries gave to the former French colony of Saint Domingue; the term means "mountainous" or "rugged" in the Taino language.