5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- David Ricardo
- Abu Bakr
- William and Mary
- Henry Bessemer
- a "Iron Law of Wages": rise of population means rise of amount of workers, which cause wages to fall below the subsistence level, resulting in misery and starvation
- b Developed a new method for making steel that allowed manufacturers to make steel much cheaper than ever before.
- c Two officials from the patrician class were appointed each year of the Roman Republic to supervise the government and command the armies
- d Joint monarchs that ruled after Glorious Revolution under constitutional monarchy
- e first caliph after death of muhammad
5 Multiple choice questions
- a policy of glorifying military power and keeping a standing army always prepared for war
- Carthaginian military commander who, in the Second Punic War, attempted a surprise attack on Rome, crossing the Alps with a large group of soldiers, horses, and elephants.
- ancient Greek epic poet who is believed to have written the Iliad and the Odyssey (circa 850 BC)
- wrote "Leviathan" and believed people were naturally cruel, greedy, and selfish; he also believed only a powerful governemnt could keep an orderly society
- Italian astronomer and who was the first to use a telescope to study the stars; confirmed the theories of Copernicus; demonstrated that different weights descend at the same rate;
5 True/False questions
Bartolomeu Dias → Portuguese explorer who in 1488 led the first expedition to sail around the southern tip of Africa from the Atlantic and sight the Indian Ocean
Vasco da Gama → Portuguese explorer. In 1497-1498 he led the first naval expedition from Europe to sail to India.
Sacraments → the holy book of Islam
Sphere of Influence → Area in which a foreign nation had special trading privileges and made laws for its own citizens
Caliph → a Greek epic poem (attributed to Homer) describing the siege of Troy