Chap 34 Quiz World History
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The deliberate violation of perspective by Japanese artists influenced
The First Five-Year Plan was
designed to transform the Soviet Union from an agricultural nation into an industrial one.
Which individual's surname means "man of steel"?
By 1929, the price of a bushel of wheat was
at its lowest level in four hundred years
The Russian civil war that broke out after the revolution was between
Reds, being the communists of Lenin's regime; and Whites, comprising a collection of anti-communist groups.
During the Great Depression, most nations
practiced economic nationalism.
The notion that space and time are relative to the person measuring them was first articulated in
Einstein's theory of general relativity
was an unplanned course of nationalization.
The 1935, the Nuremberg Laws
deprived German Jews of their citizenship.
The author of All Quiet on the Western Front was
Erich Maria Remarque.
At the lowest point of the Great Depression, what percentage of U.S. banks were out of business?
Which of the following was NOT one of the chief actions of Roosevelt's New Deal?
tighten the money supply
The writer whose Decline of the West proposed that European society had entered the final stage of its existence was
In Karl Barth's Epistle to the Romans, he
attacked the liberal Christian theology that had embraced the idea of progress.
The leading proponent of cubism was
All of the following constitute steps taken by Benito Mussolini to consolidate power EXCEPT
instituting a communist system of government.
Who wrote, "Man's historical experience has been one of steady failure, and there are no grounds for supposing it will be ever anything else"?
In a purely scientific sense, the uncertainty principle proposes that
it is impossible to specify simultaneously both the position and velocity of a subatomic particle.
In response to the Great Depression, economist John Maynard Keynes
urged the government to expand the money supply and undertake public works to provide jobs.
Who began the fascist movement?
According to Freud, the root of neurotic behavior was
a conflict between conscious and unconscious mental processes.
Lenin's New Economic Policy of 1921
temporarily restored the market economy.
The term "lost generation" was coined by
The Kristallnacht was
a Nazi-arranged attack on thousands of Jewish stores.
Discoveries in physics added to the anxiety of the 1920s and 1930s because they
called into question the established notions of truth.