5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- David Ricardo
- Woodrow Wilson
- White Man's Burden
- a the holiest city of Islam; Muhammad's birthplace
- b "Duty" of Europeans to spread Christianity and Western Civilization to non Europeans.
- c "city of the prophet"
- d "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
- e U.S. President, who led USA into WWI. He proposed the 14 points. He attended the peace conference at Versailles.
5 Multiple choice questions
- German monk who became one of the most famous critics of the Roman Catholic Chruch. In 1517, he wrote 95 theses, or statements of belief attacking the church practices.
- This was an artist who led the way for Renaissance masters from his David sculpture and his painting of the Sistine Chapel ceiling
- the process by which a division of labor occurs as different workers specialize in different tasks over time
- the holy book of Islam
- English general and statesman who led the parliamentary army in the English Civil War (1599-1658); Lord Protector of England
5 True/False questions
Indulgence → Document purchased for forgiveness of one's sins provided by the medieval Church, and one of the causes of the Reformation.
Maximilian Robespierre → Leader of the Committee of Public Safety. One of the most influential figures of the French Revolution; instrumental in the period of the French Revolution known as the Reign of Terror, was eventually arrested and executed.
Kaiser Wilhelm II → Kaiser (Emperor) of Germany at the time of the First World War reigning from 1888-1918. He pushed for a more aggressive foreign policy by means of colonies and a strong navy to compete with Britain. His actions added to the growing tensions in pre-1914 Europe.
William Shakespeare → English poet and dramatist considered one of the greatest English writers (1564-1616)
King James I of England → Queen Elizibeth's cousin who was brought from scotland to be king of the United Kingdom of Scotland and England. Commissioned the King James Bible.