5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Guglielmo Marconi
- What are the main countries to which the Irish emigrated during the famine?
- Berlin Conference
- Henry Ford
- a United States, Britain, Canada and Austrailia.
- b 1863-1947. American businessman, founder of Ford Motor Company, father of modern assembly lines, and inventor credited with 161 patents.
- c A meeting from 1884-1885 at which representatives of European nations agreed on rules colonization of Africa
- d Italian electrical engineer known as the father of radio (1874-1937)
- e A worldwide movement, originating in the 19th century that sought to establish and develop a Jewish nation in Palestine. Since 1948, its function has been to support the state of Israel.
5 Multiple choice questions
- 1867-1934. Polish physicist and chemist. Pioneer in the field of radioactivity, and is the first and only person awarded the Nobel Prize in two different sciences.
- A colony to which convicts are sent as an alternative to prison.
- local control over internal matters only
- They were convicted criminals sent to a penal colony.
- Austrian neurologist who originated psychoanalysis (1856-1939)
5 True/False questions
Catholic Emancipation act → Inventor of lightbulb, phonograph and numerous other innovations
theory of evolution → Inventor of lightbulb, phonograph and numerous other innovations
Joseph Lister → famous French scientist who invented pasteurization and formulated the germ concept of disease
Aborigines → native people of Australia
imperialism → Belief that one racial group is superior to another