world civ

quiz on units 7-12 of World Civilization. final for freshmen. contains all information needed to pass.

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An economic system based on private ownership and on the investment of money in business ventures in order to make a profit

communism
capitalism

a member of the majority faction of the Russian Social Democratic Party, which was renamed the Communist Party after seizing power in the October Revolution of 1917

Jewel in the crown
Bolsheviks
United Nations

What is divine right?

The belief that people should mainly be loyal to their nation. that is, to the people with whom they share culture and history rather than to a king or empire

absolutism
communism
nationalism
imperialism

1884–85 was a meeting between European nations to create rules on how to peacefully divide Africa among them for colonization

Berlin conference
tennis court oath
National Assembly

an international organization whose stated aims are facilitating cooperation in international law, international security, economic development, social progress, human rights, and achievement of world peace

United Nations
Tennis court oath

Britain broke their promise to India to self rule. Any anti-British protest meant jail time for 2 years with no trial

Laissez-Faire
Rowlett Acts
Enlightenment
Habeus Corpus

studied philosophy, published the communist manifesto which introduced the idea od socialism as a natural result of the conflicts in the capitalist system

Select the two correct answers
Joseph Stalin
Karl Marx
Adam Smith
Rasputen
Karl

positive and negative effects of nationalism

Select the six correct answers
Positive: People within a nation overcoming their differences for a common good
Negative: The overthrow of colonial rule
Positive: Competitions among nations spurring scientific and technological advancements
Negative: Ethnic Cleansing
Positive: Rise of Nationalistic movements, like Nazism
Negative: Forced assimilation of minority cultured into a nation's majority culture
Positive: Democratic governments in nations throughout the world
negative: Competition between nations leading to warfare

A major change in European studies of the natural world through carefulness and willingness to question the accepted belief. Church vs. Science: what the earth revolves around

Enlightenment
Nationalism
Absolutism
Laissez-Faire

What does it mean to be liberal

favor reform
favor mild reform
favor tradition
favor drastic reform

A policy or practice of treating or governing people in a fatherly manner, especially by providing for their needs without giving them rights or responsibilities."

paternalism
patriotism
Imperialism

4 main causes of WW1

Select the four correct answers
nationalism
totalitarian
alliance system
militarism
communism
imperialism
industrialization

what lies behind the Iron curtain?

Select the six correct answers
Communism
Soviet Union
china
north Korea
vietnam
North Vietnam
all countries in the warsaw pact

a policy or attitude of letting things take their own course, without interfering.

of or pertaining to a centralized government that does not tolerate parties of differing opinion and that exercises dictatorial control over many aspects of life. exercising control over the freedom, will, or thought of others

leissez-faire
totalitarian
communism
alliance system

what is glasnost

freedom
openness
independence
pride

an economic system, in which all means of production are owned by the people, private property does not exist, and all goods and services are shared equally

communism
capitalism

6 bonds that create a nation state?

a series of campaigns of political repression and persecution in the Soviet Union orchestrated by Joseph Stalin

The Great Purge
Tennis Court Oath
Nation Assembly
5 year plan

A policy or practice of treating or governing people in a fatherly manner, especially by providing for their needs without giving them rights or responsibilities."

Stalin's method of modernizing the country's industry

The 5 year plan
Leissze-faire
UN

The development of industries for the machine production of goods

Industrialization
Imperialism
Absolution
capitalism