AP world history multiple choice practice Flashcards

late nineteenth century
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What best describes middle eastern trade from 1000 to 1450?
The area was engaged in regular trade with China, India, and sub-Saharan Africa
Prior to 1000 C.E. Southeast Asia was influenced by whom?
India and China
Who entered the Middle east in the eleventh century C.E and Dominated Anatolia?
Ottoman Turks
Why did Portuguese not engage in direct trading relations with west African states until the fifteenth century?
Lack of navigational and maritime technology
What best describes the Mughal Empire?
A system in which an Islamic minority ruled over a Hindu majority
What is true about the ottoman empire and the Mughal empire between 1450 and 1750?
Both empires experienced a drastic decline in population after 1500 owing to the spread of diseases brought as a result of contact with Europeans
In the period between 1600-1800 what did leaders of China, Korea and Japan have in common?
All had policies that regulated interactions with foreigners
What occurred in nineteenth-century Africa as a result of the end of the transatlantic slave trade?
An increased use of slave labor within Africa
What did Meiji reformers promote?
They promoted rapid industrialization
What was not a consequence of the second world war?
The independence of Brazil
China's strategy for modernization and economic development in the 1950s resembles that of....
The Soviet Union
What African country continued to have a sizable segment of the population with European ancestry in the 1990s?
South Africa
Why was the technology of production less advanced in the classical Mediterranean than in classical china?
Classical Mediterranean had greater reliance on slavery
What did the Mandate of Heaven justify?
Responsibilities of Aristocratic women in both feudal Japan and Medieval Europe usually included.....
Managing household supplies and finances
What was true of expeditions of Chinese Admiral Zheng He in the early 1400s?
He sailed to ports on the Indian ocean coastline, including those in East Africa
Similarities of economic systems in Latin America and in southeast Asia during sixteenth century?
Both incorporated forced labor
What influenced eighteenth century population trends in both Europe and China?
Introduction of western hemisphere crops
What is the difference between Karl Marx's theory and Lenin's theory of socialist revolution?
Only Lenin argued that revolution would occur in the most industrialized countries.
Before 1810, European presence in Africa was characterized by what?
Coastal enclaves for trade and a few settlements
The "Second Industrial Revolution" last half of the nineteenth century was associated with the mass production of.....
Electricity, Steel, and Chemicals
What do the United states bill of rights and the French Declaration of the rights of man and citizen have in common?
Both reflect a shared concern for protection of private property
What was the effect of skin color, ethnicity, and former slave status in Latin America in the late nineteenth century?
There continued to be discrimination on the basis of all three factors
What best characterizes western imperialist expansion in the late nineteenth century?
An unprecedented amount of territory colonized in a short period of time
What is the basis for nearly all the boundaries of today's sub-Saharan African states?
Decisions by European powers during the process of colonization
Who experienced the greatest number of deaths during the second world war?
The Soviets
What is true of both India and China in the period of 1945 - 1990?
In 1950s leaders of both countries focused on industrial development
What was a demographic trend in industrialized counties worldwide in the late twentieth century?
A decline in family size.
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