Exam #1 Review Guide
Exam: September 16 in class
History 1102: Western Civilizations II
Dr. Adam Hoose
Exam #1 Breakdown: 34 points total
Part 1:16 Multiple Choice Questions (8 points, 1/2 point each)
Part 2: 8 Brief Answers: at least 2 sentences each (12 points, 1.5 point each): On the exam,
you will be given ten questions, and you will need to answer eight questions.
Part 3: 4 Short Answer Questions: at least 7 sentences each (10 points, 2.5 points each): On
the exam, you will be given five questions, and you will need to answer four questions.
Part 4: 8 Map Locations (4 points, 1/2 point each):
Parts 1 & 2: Multiple Choice Questions & Brief Answer Questions will relate to following
The following questions are NOT identical to the multiple-choice questions or brief
answer on the exam, though many of the questions are similar to the exam questions. If you
answer these questions, you will be able to focus on the ideas, peoples, places, events, and
developments you need to know for the exam.
Why did Columbus sail west to go Asia, and what did Columbus think the New World was?
What factors allowed Cortes to conquer the Aztec Empire so easily?