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  1. Age of Reason
  2. Scientific Method
  3. 1st Amendment
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  5. Imperialism
  1. a
    A policy in which a strong nation seeks to dominate other countries poitically, socially, and economically (page 193 of your textbook)
  2. b
    Congress can't make any law about your religion, or stop you from practicing your religion, or keep you from saying whatever you want, or publishing whatever you want (like in a newspaper or a book). And Congress can't stop you from meeting peacefully for a demonstration to ask the government to change something. What important amendment am I?
  3. c
    a method of investigation involving observation and theory to test scientific hypotheses in a controlled environment; observe first and then use reason to draw conclusions about the physical world around them
  4. d
    How many states are there in the United States
  5. e
    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

5 Multiple choice questions

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

  2. He was an American inventor who was responsible for developing the telephone. This greatly improved communications in the country.

  3. William Shakespeare's theater in London; 3 stories high and had 20 sides so it was almost round

  4. This scientist proved Copernicus' theory that the sun was the center of the solar system and he was put on house arrest for stating this although the Catholic Church said it was incorrect

  5. 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 True/False questions

  1. Maximilien Robespierre
    "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

          

  2. Liberalism
    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.

          

  3. 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

          

  4. Thomas Edison
    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.

          

  5. Thomas Jefferson
    Inventor of light bulb, phonograph and numerous other innovations