World Semester 1 Review. Ms. Ramos Alta Loma High School. What was groundbreaking about the development of democracy?. People were governed by councils, instead of by an absolute ruler. A political system in which representatives are elected by the people follows the model of. a republic.
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“We, the Japanese people… do proclaim that sovereign power resides with the people and do firmly establish this Constitution.”—The Constitution of Japan, 1946What principle is reflected in the quotation from the Japanese Constitution?
John Adams, second U.S. president, said that even before the War for Independence began, “The Revolution was in the hearts and minds of the people.” What is the best way to paraphrase Adams’s meaning?
Which document was written before all the others?Articles of ConfederationU.S. ConstitutionDeclaration of IndependenceUnited States Bill of Rights
In Great Britain, the Factory Act of 1819 declared it illegal for children to work more than 12 hours a day. What does the act suggest about labor conditions at that time?
In 1902, Pennsylvania coal miners refused to work, returning to their jobs only when guaranteed a 10 percent pay increase and reduction of hours. The miners’ action is an example of
“They are the leaders on the way to material progress . . . . They guess what the consumers would like to have and are intent on providing them with these things.”—from Human Action: A Treatise onEconomics, Ludwig von MisesAccording to the quotation, what skill is important to a business leader?
Which would have been the most likely subject for a classical painter?a farmer milking a cowfolk dancingancient Greek philosophersa sunset over magnificent mountains
What geography-related goal most motivated 19th-century European imperialists?exploration of major waterwaysexploration of inland areasdiscovery of shorter trade routescontrol of trade routes