REFORMATIONS IN RELIGION
The most fundamental question facing all Christians concerns
a. the proper relationship between a worshiper and the institutions of the Church.
b. how an individual can gain salvation.
ECONOMIC EXPANSION AND A NEW POLITICS
Which of the following probably contributed to the population increase that began in
Europe in the late fifteenth century?
a. eradication of the Black Plague
THE FRENCH REVOLUTION
The enlightened monarchs of Europe
a. fully supported the philosophes views on freedom of expression and thought.
b. believed in sharing political power with responsible segments of the pub
THE FLOWERING OF MEDIEVAL CIVILIZATION
Clashes between townspeople and students were often termed town and gown fights
a. townspeople wore traditional medieval clothes, including gowns.
b. students were of
THE AGE OF ENLIGHTENMENT
All but which of the following is true of Voltaire?
a. He was a great admirer of British society and culture.
b. He was editor of the Encyclopdie.
c. He studied the scientific works of
WAR AND CRISIS
Which of the following was NOT a foreign policy initiative of Philip II of Spain?
a. an attempt to invade England
b. an attempt to influence the succession to the French throne
c. an attempt to c
THE URBAN ECONOMY AND THE
CONSOLIDATION OF STATES
The style of urban government in which members take an oath of permanent association is
a. a staple.
b. a Cortes.
c. a Parlement.
d. limited partnerships.
THE EMERGENCE OF THE EUROPEAN STATE SYSTEM
In his relations with the French nobility, Louis XIV
a. eliminated their privileged status.
b. cultivated their support in exchange for his patronage.
c. kept them a
RESTORATION OF ANORDERED SOCIETY
Which of the following was NOT a characteristic of the period 1000-1150?
a. abolishment by kings of feudal ties, to establish government and extend royal power
b. papacy consolida
CULTURE AND SOCIETY IN THE AGE OF
THE SCIENTIFIC REVOLUTION
A major factor contributing to the scientific revolution was
a. the discovery by the humanists that the works of Ptolemy were a forgery.
b. a loss of
THE WEALTH OF NATIONS
Which numbers best describe Europes population growth from 1730 to 1800?
a. 120 million to 180 million
b. 100 million to 150 million
c. 175 million to 250 million
d. 50 million to 125 mil
THE ROMAN REPUBLIC
Which of the following best describes the political system of the Roman Republic before
the era of the civil wars?
a. It was a limited monarchy.
b. The military controlled the state.
c. It had t
1. After successfully leading the Greek resistance to Persia, Athens
concentrated on developing peaceful trade relations around the Aegean Sea.
returned to its perennial isolation.
gradually transformed the Delian League into an e
1. During his reign, Augustus accomplished all of the following EXCEPT
ending the series of civil wars.
establishing secure borders.
deifying the office of emperor.
advancing the rights of women.
2. Octavian ultimately won cont
1. The mystery religions of the Hellenistic world involved all of the following EXCEPT
worship of a savior whose death and resurrection would redeem the sins of humanity.
elaborate, secret, and often wildly emotional, rituals.
1. Kiev Rus was characterized by all of the following EXCEPT
2. The major targets of Viking activity included all of the following EXCEPT
ERIE COMMUNITY COLLEGE
HI 100 Foundations of Western Civilization
INSTRUCTOR: Prof. Joanne Sundell
HOW TO CONTACT INSTRUCTOR:
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This class will surv
Schedule of Topics and Assignments
Unit and Textbook Chapters
(these are based on films from the ECC Library
online database Films on Demand
Chapter Exam 1
1) Ancient Egypt
2) Come Together:
Write the answers to the following questions.
1) Which man made it
possible for more people to have cameras with his
2) Name the two men who wo
BUCKLE r T w Gigi-"n H
rkecl for the advancement of minority
Name M Mexico Cedes Land to the United States continued
interpreting Text and Visuals .
1. How many present-day states are included, at least in part, in the acquisition
2. Look at the Mexican Cession and think about where the U