5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- 180 CE
- Vladimir Lenin
- a Date: End of Pax Romana
(Hint: _80 CE)
- b Region of western India famous for trade and manufacturing.
- c An economic system based on a free market, open competition, profit motive and private ownership of the means of production.
- d Date: Chinese Revolution against traditional Chinese Imperial system. (Hint: 1__1)
- e Russian founder of the Bolsheviks and leader of the Russian Revolution and first head of the USSR (1870-1924).
5 Multiple choice questions
- The common name for a major outbreak of plague that spread across Asia, North Africa, and Europe in the mid-fourteenth century, carrying off vast numbers of persons.
- State of prevailing peace within Roman Empire (27 BCE to 180 CE)
- In Confucian thought, one of the virtues to be cultivated, a love and respect for one's parents and ancestors.
Large ships favored by Indian, Persian, and Arab sailors that could carry up to four hundred tons of cargo.
- the year the Roman Empire Split. (Hint _85)
5 True/False questions
New Economic Policy → Policy proclaimed by Vladimir Lenin in 1924 to encourage the revival of the Soviet economy by allowing small private business and farming using markets instead of communist state ownership. His idea was that the Soviet state would just control "the commanding heights" of the economy like major industry, while allowing ordinary citizens to operate business and property ownership as normal. Joseph Stalin ended this in 1928 and replaced it with greater state ownership, collectivization, and a series of Five-Year Plans.
Socrates → to renounce or relinquish a throne, right, power, claim, responsibility, or the like, especially in a formal manner
Atlantic Ocean → This body of water contributed to Britain, the United States, France, and eventually Germany becoming industrialized
Agricultural Revolution → The change from food gathering to food production that occurred between around 8000 and 2000 B.C.E. Also known as the Neolithic Revolution.
Jainism → The religion of the Enlightenment (1700s). Followers believed that God existed and had created the world, but that afterwards He left it to run by its own natural laws. Denied that God communicated to man or in any way influenced his life.