5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Oliver Cromwell
- a A policy in which a strong nation seeks to dominate other countries politically, socially, and economically.
- b English general and statesman who led the parliamentary army in the English Civil War (1599-1658); Lord Protector of England
- c Trained fighters, usually slaves, who fought in Roman arenas as entertainment.
- d Province populated by Jews at the time of the Roman empire, province where Jesus was born and died
- e Arab nomads
5 Multiple choice questions
- The canal that joined the Pacific and Atlantic Ocean.
- The division of society by rank or class
- The famous prison whose storming on July 14, 1789 is often marked as the beginning of the French Revolution
- Portuguese explorer. In 1497-1498 he led the first naval expedition from Europe to sail to India.
- Conquered England in 1066
5 True/False questions
White Man's Burden → "Duty" of Europeans to spread Christianity and Western Civilization to non Europeans.
King Louis XVI → King of France from 1774 to 1792; his unpopular policies helped trigger the French Revolution. In 1789 he summoned the Estates-General, but he did not grant the reforms that were demanded and revolution followed. Louis and his queen, Marie Antoinette, were executed in 1793.
Christopher Columbus → a large hill in ancient Greece where city residents sought shelter and safety in times of war and met to discuss community affairs
Iron, Coal, Steel → Valuable resources for British industrialization
Justinian → Branch of Islam formed in the AD 600s that believed only imams should decide religious and worldly matters