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How Well Would You Do On A World History Exam?

You sad that APs are over, especially AP World History?!?!?! Well you are in luck! This marathon quiz will test your knowledge. (Disclaimer: Most of the information and wording in this quiz comes from the online edition of "Traditions and Encounters." This is the link: http://highered.mheducation.com/sites/0073406937/student_view0/index.html )

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  1. 1. Chapter 1

    What was the first species to control fire?

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    Australopithecus
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    Homo Erectus
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    Homo Sapien
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    Homo Sapien Sapien
  2. 2. Chapter 2

    What modern-day country used to be called Anatolia in 2000 BCE? (Hint: It was home to the Hittites)

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    China
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    India
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    Turkey
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    Saudi Arabia
  3. 3. Chapter 3

    What did the Bantu tribes cultivate as their main crop?

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    Corn
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    Yams
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    Rice
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    Wheat
  4. 4. Chapter 4

    Which of the following DOES NOT describe a lesson found in the Lawbook of Manu?

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    Prepared by an anonymous sage, first century B.C.E.
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    Advised men to treat women with honor and respect
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    Women's duties were to bear children and maintain the household
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    Set the guidelines for a just government
  5. 5. Chapter 5

    Which Chinese dynasty was the first to utilize the "mandate of heaven" to rule over their subjects?

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    The Shang Dynasty
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    The Qin Dynasty
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    The Qing Dynasty
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    The Zhou Dynasty
  6. 6. Chapter 6

    The Mayas and the Teotihuacan followed which civilization?

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    Aztecs
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    Incas
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    Olmecs
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    Easter Islanders
  7. 7. Chapter 7

    Who was the main god of Zoroastrianism?

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    Ahura Mazda
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    Zarathustra
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    Fulhara
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    Crather
  8. 8. Chapter 8

    What was the book of Confucius' compiled teachings that was written by his followers?

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    The Bible
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    The Collection
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    Confucianism
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    The Analects
  9. 9. Chapter 9

    What religion replaced Buddhism in India?

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    Christianity
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    Daoism
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    Hinduism
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    Nothing did. Buddhism is still the most popular religion.
  10. 10. Chapter 10

    The Peloponnesian War was fought mainly between what two rival city states?

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    Sparta and Athens
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    Thebes and Crete
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    Thebes and Sparta
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    Sparta and Create
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    Athens and Thebes
  11. 11. Chapter 11

    What river was Roman civilization founded on?

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    Euphrates River
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    Tiber River
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    Romulus River
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    Etruscan River
  12. 12. Chapter 12

    The Silk Roads helped spread all of the following ideas EXCEPT

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    Christianity
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    Buddhism
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    Hinduism
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    Judaism
  13. 13. Chapter 13

    What group captured Constantinople in 1453?

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    Muslim Saljuq Turks
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    Mongols
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    Ottoman Turks
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    Byzantines
  14. 14. Chapter 14

    What does the title of caliph NOT entail?

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    The Head of the State
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    Military Commander
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    Religious Leader
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    Chief Proprietor of the Arts
  15. 15. Chapter 15

    What was NOT a reason for the needed increase in agriculture development?

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    Population Growth
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    Commercial Farming
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    Insects were Ruining the Majority of Crops
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    Urbanization
  16. 16. Chapter 16

    What large river in southern India helped continue agriculture during the dry season?

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    Tigris
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    Ganges
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    Nile
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    There was no major river in southern India.
  17. 17. Chapter 17

    The collapse of the Carolingian empire led to the implementation of what labor system in Europe?

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    Slavery
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    Serfdom
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    Free-market capitalism
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    Labor unions among workers
  18. 18. Chapter 18

    Under Chinggis Khan (Genghis Khan), to what extent did the Mongols conquer China?

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    The Mongols did not conquer any part of China
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    The Mongols conquered the northern part of China, the south was still ruled by Song dynasty
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    The Mongols conquered the southern part of China, the south was still ruled by the Song dynasty.
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    The Mongols conquered all of China.
  19. 19. Chapter 19

    Sundiata was the leader of what African nation?

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    Ethiopia
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    Mali
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    Kongo
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    Zimbabwe
  20. 20. Chapter 20

    Before 1000, most food was made from grains. After 1000, all of the following became the main food sources EXCEPT

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    Dairy Products
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    Meat
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    Corn
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    Legumes
  21. 21. Chapter 21

    What was the capital of the Inca Empire?

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    Titicaca
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    Cuzco
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    Quecha
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    Inca City
  22. 22. Chapter 22

    Marco Polo was a member of whose court?

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    Genghis Khan
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    Khubilai Khan
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    Ibn Battuta
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    Qin Shi Huang Di
  23. 23. Chapter 23

    What explorer died in the Philippines on his way home from his voyage?

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    Captain James Cook
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    Vasco de Gama
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    Ferdinand Magellan
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    Christopher Columbus
  24. 24. Chapter 24

    Martin Luther's attacks on the Catholic Church directly led to which of the following events that reformed the Roman Catholic Church?

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    Society of Jesus
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    The Council of Trent
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    The United Priesthood
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    The Council of Westphalia
  25. 25. Chapter 25

    All of the following are examples of the mix of indigenous and European settlers EXCEPT

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    Zacatecas
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    Mestizos
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    Zambos
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    Mulattoes
  26. 26. Chapter 26

    What European power imported slaves to Brazil to cultivate sugar?

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    Spain
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    The Netherlands
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    Great Britain
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    Portugal
  27. 27. Chapter 27

    What was the official ideology of the Tokugawa Shogunate of Japan?

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    Christianity
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    Buddhism
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    Confucianism
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    Neo-Confucianism
  28. 28. Chapter 28

    Who was the founding ruler of the Mughal Empire?

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    Akbar
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    Babur
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    Aurangzeb
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    Genghis Khan
  29. 29. Chapter 29

    Napoleon defeated all of the following nations during his reign EXCEPT

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    Prussia
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    Netherlands
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    Russia
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    Austria
  30. 30. Chapter 30

    What was NOT a technological advancement that aided rapid industrialization in the 18th and 19th centuries?

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    Steam engine
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    Bessemer converter
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    Coke
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    Automobile
  31. 31. Chapter 31

    Who led "La Reforma" in Mexico during the 1950s?

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    Juan Manuel de Rosas
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    Benito Juarez
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    Miguel Hidalgo
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    Che Guevara
  32. 32. Chapter 32

    Which of the following was NOT true of the Boxer rebellion?

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    Chinese Christians were targeted in the rebellion
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    Led to the collapse of the Qing dynasty
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    The rebellion was easily quenched by European and Japanese troops
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    The rebellion pushed for democracy
  33. 33. Chapter 33

    Who is considered the "father or modern India?"

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    Ram Mohan Roy
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    Mahatma Ghandi
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    Muhammed Ali Jinnah
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    Grayson Patel
  34. 34. Chapter 34

    Who was NOT a member of the Triple Entente (Allies) in 1914?

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    Britain
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    Canada
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    France
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    Russia
  35. 35. Chapter 35

    Which of the following theories was NOT a revolution in physics and psychology?

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    Theory of Relativity
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    Uncertainty Principle
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    Law of Corresponding Principles
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    Psychoanalytic Theory
  36. 36. Chapter 36

    Who was the leader of the CCP?

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    Sun Yatsen
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    Jiang Jieshi
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    Mao Zedong
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    Karl Marx
  37. 37. Chapter 37

    What year did the Soviet Union enter WWII?

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    1939
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    1940
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    1941
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    1942
  38. 38. Chapter 38

    Which nation remained communistic after 1991?

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    Czechoslovakia
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    Hungary
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    Cuba
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    Soviet Union
  39. 39. Chapter 39

    What country did Saddam Hussein and Iraq invade to cause the Gulf War?

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    Iran
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    Kuwait
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    Afghanistan
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    Pakistan
  40. 40. Chapter 40

    What nation is not included in the NAFTA?

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    United States
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    Canada
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    Britain
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    Mexico
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