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Lynn Hunt, The Making of the West Chapter 15 1. Writers of the Enlightenment called themselves A. pensés. B. philosophes. C. bibliophiles. D. incroyables. 2. The Encyclopedia contributed to Enlightenment goals of social reform by A. promoting the spread of knowledge that would be used to make informed decisions about social problems. B. funding from its sales the charitable schools established jointly by Diderot and Voltaire. C. providing systematic plans for social reform that could be used by anyone who was able to read. D. proving that a state-run system of education could turn out scholars capable of contributing to sophisticated intellectual projects like the Encyclopedia. 3. Enlightenment ideas typically spread in the eighteenth century by way of books and newspapers, personal correspondence, learned societies, private clubs like Masonic lodges, and A. religious dissenters. B. salons. C. royal courts. D. universities. 4. The eighteenth-century belief that God created the universe to follow set, logical principles and did not intervene in its functioning once he had set it in motion is known as A. Pietism. B. Jansenism. C. atheism. D. deism. 5. In his Philosophical Dictionary (1764. , Voltaire (1694–1778. offered 6. Voltaire's campaign to restore Jean Calas's reputation helped to bring about reforms, including the extension of civil rights to French Protestants as well as
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7. Abbé Guillaume Raynal's book, Philosophical and Political History of European Colonies and Commerce in the Two Indies (1770. ,
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