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The English word "left" is derived from the Old English lyft,which meansd) worthless.Which of these Polish death camps combined forced labor and annihilation?
Auschwitz-BirkenauCivilian mortality during wars was about 15 percent of all casualties during World War I. That rate climbed to 65 percent in World War II. Today the civilian casualty rate is around __________ percent.90The von Schlieffen plan was aborted:at the first Battle of the Marne.In terms of sheer geographic extent, the largest imperial state in ancient history was established under:Genghis Khan.A day after Austria-Hungary declared war on Serbia, __________ ordered mobilization against Austria-Hungary.RussiaNapoleon set the stage for modern warfare through mastering all of the following EXCEPT:assembling the first civilian volunteer army.In 1914, Great Britain declared war against Germany. What was the reason for this decision?Britain had to honor its treaty with Belgium.Who among the following proposed that "Man is wolf to man"?Sigmund FreudDuring World War II, which country made the most progress in developing rocketry and the first guided missiles?GermanyRegarding __________ colonialism, the highest rates of alcoholism, depression, poverty, and suicide are found among Native Americans.internalAccording to __________, "Armed conflict kills and maims more children than soldiers."Graça Machel
Concerning the Armenian genocide, which statement is TRUE?To this day, Turkey denies any part in the Armenian genocide.According to your reading, regarding the Spanish conquest of the Aztecs, which statement is TRUE?The role of Aztec warriors was forcing weaker states to pay tribute.During the first day of the Battle of the Somme, of 100,000 British troops who stormed the German defenses, some 60,000 were killed by:machine guns.In the 19th century, as a result of the economic depression in Europe, colonial powers used their colonies as "dumping grounds" for masses of the unemployed. An earlier 18th precedent for this sort of thing occurred when thousands of __________ were shipped to __________.British convicts; AustraliaRegarding Portuguese and Spanish colonialism, all of the following are true EXCEPT:the potato is native to Colombia.According to Wallerstein, all of these countries are considered core states EXCEPT:China.According to Wallerstein, which of these core regions was the first global hegemon?The Dutch RepublicThe poorest country in the Western Hemisphere is:Haiti.Between 1600 and 1765, the British East India Company established __________ at Bombay, Calcutta, and Madras.presidenciesIn what year did Napoleon become the emperor of France?1804Among the Western nations that joined in the 19th century rush to establish colonies in Africa, which nations led the pack in terms of square miles claimed?
Great Britain, France, and BelgiumAccording to Wallerstein, during the 17th and 18th centuries, because that country's economy was all but entirely domestic, Russia was counted among the __________ nations.