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MWH - Age of Exploration - Unit 1 Part B - 3.1 thru 4.4

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  • Q1
    Person of mixed Spanish and Native American heritage is known as
    Peninsular
    Creole
    Mestizo
    None of these are correct
    30s
  • Q2
    What was the main activity of New France?
    Colonizing the New World by building cities and roads
    Finding an all water route to Asia
    Finding religious freedom
    Establishing a trading network in the New World
    30s
  • Q3
    As a result of the French and Indian war, who seized control of nearly the entire eastern half of North America?
    French
    British
    Mr Senor's & Mr Hagedorn's Evil Galactic Death Star
    Spanish
    30s
  • Q4
    The influence of African culture on some areas of Latin America was largely a result of the
    Atlantic slave trade
    Success of Communist Revolutions
    Building the Panama Canal
    American Revolution
    30s
  • Q5
    In the 1600"s, the interest of Europeans in Africa was based mainly on Europe's need to
    obtain workers for its colonies in America
    market its surplus agricultural products
    settle its surplus population on new lands
    establish collective security arrangements
    30s
  • Q6
    Which of the following is NOT true about the Economic system known as Mercantilism
    Used colonies to provide raw materials to the mother country which were turned in finished products
    It was used to make colonies wealthier and more powerful
    The system was one way the mother country was able to become very wealthy
    Economic system that stressed a favorable balance of trade
    30s
  • Q7
    The Colombian Exchange is defined as
    Trade network between Columbia and the rest of the world
    Trade network that existed between Europe, Africa, and the Caribbean
    None of these are correct
    The global transfer of foods, plants and animals during the colonization of the Americas
    30s
  • Q8
    In 1754 a dispute of land claims in the Ohio Valley led to a war between the French and British called the
    French and English War
    The Empire Strikes Back !!!
    War of the Ohio Valley
    French and Indian War
    30s
  • Q9
    He was the Spaniard who conquered the Inca
    Francisco Pizarro
    Ferdinand Magellan
    Hernando Cortz
    Juon Peron
    30s
  • Q10
    Which of the following is the correct order in which they occurred?
    Enlightenment, Renaissance, Scientific Revolution, Reformation
    Larry, Curly, and Moe
    Scientific Revolution, Age of Exploration, Enlightenment
    Renaissance, Age of Exploration, Enlightenment
    30s
  • Q11
    In Latin America, during the period of Spanish colonialism, the deaths of large numbers of Native Americans was a result of
    Disease and the Encomienda System
    The Plantation System
    The importation of slaves from Africa
    improved health care in the colonies
    30s
  • Q12
    Which of the following were reasons why Cortez was able to conquer the Aztec?
    Alliance with Aztec enemies
    Better weapons and technology
    Aztec had no immunity to European diseases
    All of these answers are correct
    30s
  • Q13
    According to the policy of Mercantilism, how could a nation increase its wealth?
    All of these answers are correct
    It should spread wealth and power among its citizens
    It should center its wealth and power in its government
    Obtain a favorable balance of trade and collect as much gold as possible
    30s
  • Q14
    The global transfer of foods, plants, and animals during the colonization of the America's is known as the
    Global Exchange
    Colombian Exchange
    Transatlantic Trade
    Triangular Trade
    30s
  • Q15
    The voyage that brought captured Africans to the Americas was known as
    Triangular Trade
    Transatlantic Trade
    Middle Passage
    Atlantic Slave Trade
    30s

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