Regents Questions For Global 1 100 Questions. Mr. C. Dennison Cardinal Hayes HS. During which period did the domestication of animals and growing of crops first occur?. Neolithic Revolution. The _________ of a nation or region influences its development. geography.
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During which period did the domestication of animals and growing of crops first occur?Neolithic Revolution
Which statement about Greek civilization is an opinion rather than a fact?
Which religion or belief system is most closely associated with the social class system illustrated in the diagram on the previous slide?Hinduism
The technology of papermaking traveled from China to Baghdadalong the ________.Silk Roads
“. . . Let the king and his ministers labor with a mutual sympathy, saying, ‘We have received the decree of Heaven and it shall be great as the long continued years of Hsia; yea, it shall not fail of thelong-continued years of Yin.’ I wish the king, through the attachment of the lower people, to receive the long-abiding decree of Heaven. . . .”
dynastic cycle natural rightsmatriarchal society monotheismdynastic cycle
The religious terms Four Noble Truths, Eightfold Path, and nirvana are most closely associated with __________.Buddhism
The Golden Age of Muslim culture was best known for its advances in ________, science, and medicine.mathematics
The Commercial Revolution helped lead to the Industrial Revolution because during the Commercial Revolution new forms of ______were developed.business
Kublai Khan and Genghis Khan extended _______ influence to other parts of Asia.Mongol
_________ belief that “the end justifies the means” - implies that leaders may use any method to achieve what is best for the state.Machiavelli’s
Venice in Europe, Mogadishu in Africa, and Canton in China emerged during the 13th century primarily as important centers of ________.trade
One influence of Mongol rule on the history of Russia was that Russian leaders adopted the idea of strong, ________ control of the empire.centralized
The major reason that Portugal and Spain established water routes to Asia’s spice markets was to avoid the overland routes that were controlled by _______traders.Muslim
The __________can be described as a list of feudal rights that limited the power of the English monarchy.Magna Carta
This city in the Andes Mountains of Peru had a government with laws, leadership, and a military force.Macchu Picchu
Philosophers of the __________ period believed that society could best be improved by applying reason and the laws of nature.Enlightenment
____________ economists of the 19th century argued that individuals should be allowed to pursue their self-interest ina free market.Laissez-faire
The main purpose of a time line is to show the ___________ relationship between events.chronological
Throughout history, people have lived on savannas, in deserts, in mountains, along river valleys, along coastlines, and on islands.This statement demonstrates that people _____ to their surroundings.adapt
In a ______ economy, economic decisions are mostly influenced by government policies.command
If a man has destroyed the eye of a free man, his own eye shall be destroyed.• If a man has knocked out the teeth of a man of the same rank, his own teeth shall be knocked out.These rules are based on the
The ________ civilization first developed a civil service system, invented gunpowder, and manufactured porcelain.Chinese
One effect of Alexander the Great’s conquests was the expansion of ___________ culture.Hellenistic
(1) Shinto and animism(2) Hinduism and Confucianism(3) Judaism and Christianity(4) Islam and BuddhismShinto and animism
This city’s location on the Bosporus Strait was one reason that the Byzantine Empire was able to control key trade routes between Europe and Asia.Constantinople
The ___________ is considered a milestone because it served as a model for European legal systems.Justinian Code
(1) guilds (3) banking(2) industry (4) agricultureagriculture
(1) development of mercantilism(2) creation of the first polytheistic religion(3) spread of democratic ideals(4) advancement of mathematics and science4
Which factor most influenced a person’s social position in early Indian societies?
(1) education(2) birth(3) geographic location(4) individual achievementbirth
Which civilization best completes the heading of the partial outline below?* Spread of Islam* Gold and salt trade* Growth of Timbuktu* Pilgrimage of Mansa Musa
(1) Benin (3) Mali(2) Kush (4) EgyptianMali
Historians value the writings of Marco Polo and IbnBattuta because they serve as _________ about trade and culture.primary sources
Access to important _________ was an important factor which contributed to the beginning of the Renaissance in Italian cities.trade routes
• 1340s—Mongols, merchants, and other travelers carried disease along trade routes west of China. • 1346—The plague reached the Black Sea ports of Caffa and Tana. • 1347—Italian merchants fled plague-infected Black Sea ports. • 1348—The plague became an epidemic in most of western Europe.Which conclusion can be made based on these statements?
(1) The plague primarily affected China.(2) The interaction of people spread the plague.(3) Port cities were relatively untouched by the plague.(4) The plague started in western Europe.2
Controlling trade is a key to increasing power under the policy of ___________.mercantilism
The Magna Carta, the Petition of Right, and the English Bill of Rights were created to limit the power of English ______.monarchs
Which heading best completes the partial outline below? * Personal letter * Autobiography * Diary * Driver’s license
A _________ society is one in which the government controls most aspects of life.totalitarian
Which geographic factor had the greatest influence on the early history of South Asia and China?
(1) river valleys
(2) island locations
(3) vast coastlines
(4) tropical rain foreststropical rain forests
The _______ was important because it allowed for the exchange of goods between Asia and the Middle East.Silk Road
Olympic games, the poems of Homer, and Hellenistic culture are associated with which ancient civilization?Greek
The Code of Hammurabi was a major contribution to the development of civilization because it recorded existing ___ for all to see.laws
One effect of rugged, mountainous geography on the civilization of ancient Greece was the development of separate, independent_________.city-states
Which heading best completes the partial outline below?..............................
* Development of medical encyclopedias* Development of algebra and astronomical tables* Production of cotton textiles and woolen carpets* Production of literature, calligraphy, and geometric art
(1) Achievements of Feudal Societies(2) Inventions During the Neolithic Revolution(3) Issues of the Protestant Reformation(4) Contributions of the Islamic CivilizationContributions of the Islamic Civilization
The routes shown on the map illustrate the pattern of the ____ migrations.
Japan experienced earthquakes, volcanic eruptions, tsunamis and typhoons which sometimes destroyed coastal Japanese villages. Mountains are found throughout the islands of Japan.
(1) Buddhism (3) Jainism(2) Islam (4) ChristianityBuddhism
In his book The ______, Niccolò Machiavelli advises that a wise ruler is one who does what is necessary to stay in power.Prince
A major reason that the Renaissance began in Italy was that Italian city-states had grown wealthy from _____ between Europe and Asia.trade
One effect of the Protestant ___________ was a decline in the power of the Roman Catholic Church.Reformation
“In 1469, Isabella of Castile married Ferdinand of Aragon. This marriage between the rulers of two powerful kingdoms opened the way for a unified state. Using their combined forces, the two monarchsmade a final push against the Muslim stronghold of Granada. In 1492, Granada fell. . . .”
The archaeological evidence found at the Mesoamerican sites of Tenochtitlan and Machu Picchu suggests that these societies were highly developed and organized _______.cultures
One an impact that the Columbian Exchange had on the lives of Europeans was that the transfer of new _______ and ideas encouraged economic growth.products
Studying oral histories, archaeological evidence, and cultural histories aremethods most often used by ___________.anthropologists
When studying ancient civilizations, a geographer would be most interested in looking at ________ influences on food production.climatic
One way in which the Huang He, the Indus, and the Nile civilizations were similar is that they each originated in ___________.river valleys
The Code of Hammurabi and the Twelve Tables were designed to create a ___________.stable society
The terms Brahma, dharma, and moksha are most closely associated with which religion?Hinduism
__________ became the center of the Byzantine Empire because its location made it the crossroads of Europe and Asia.Constantinople
The principal cause of the trend in England shown in the graph was __________.disease
The purpose of the ______was to protect the Chinese from the nomadic tribes of northern and central Asia.Great Wall
The _____ Empire controlled a large portion of Asia by 1300.
One way in which the code of chivalry in Europe and the code of ________in Japan were similar is that both codes were intended to guide the behavior of a warrior class.Bushido
Carefully drawn calligraphy, Zen gardens, and the tea ceremony areexamples of early _________ culture.Japanese
* Desire to be released from feudal obligations
* Defense of the Holy Land
* Forgiveness of sins
* Desire for wealth from the Middle EastCrusades
During the 1500s, technological advances in navigation, naval engineering, and mapmaking contributed directly to the start of the _______________.Age of Exploration
The revival of Greek and Roman culture, the economic growth of Italian city-states in the 1400s, and the development of humanism were aspects of the _____________.European Renaissance
Portrait of an African Slave Woman, Annibale Carracci, attrib. 1580Paintings representing real individuals in servitude primarily show them in domestic roles, such as this maid from the fragment of a larger portrait. She has remarkable presence, sensitively conveyed by the artist through the ambiguity of her facial expression.
The success of the ___________ system depended on increasing the slave trade in the Western Hemisphere.triangular trade
The spread of Islam into the kingdoms of Ghana and Mali resulted from ___________.cultural diffusion
(1) An extensive road system connected all parts of the Empire for trade.(2) Their trade depended on many seaports.(3) Tropical climatic conditions existed throughout the empire.(4) A similar language unified the Inca civilization.
1111An extensive road system connected all parts of the Empire for trade.
The map shows that advanced __________ technology was available in China during the Ming Dynasty as a result of the travels of Zheng He.navigation
The term “__________” refers to people who grow just enough food to meet the needs of the immediate family.subsistence farmers
Individual decision making and supply and demand greatly influence basic economic decisions in a ______ economy.market
The ________ Revolution was characterized by the change from nomadic herding to settled farming.Neolithic
The Yellow River (or Huang He) is the second-longest river in Asia after the Yangtze and the sixth-longest in the world at the estimated length of 5,464 kilometers (3,395 mi).
The phrase “from southern Spain, across northern Africa, occupying the Arabian peninsula to Southeast Asia” once described the extent of the ______ world.Muslim
In China, Confucianism emphasized the idea that harmony could be achieved by the proper behavior of each member of a ______ or society.family
Geography influenced the development of ancient Greece because of excellent harbors which encouraged a ________ trade.seafaring
“Come then, with all your people and give battlewith all your strength, so that all this treasureshall not fall into the hands of the Turks.. . . Therefore act while there is still time lestthe kingdom of the Christians shall vanishfrom your sight. . . . And in your coming youwill find your reward in heaven. . . .”— Emperor Alexius Comnenus,quoted in The Dream and the TombCrusades
Which event is referred to in this quotation?
(1) Enlightenment(2) French Revolution(3) Glorious Revolution(4) Crusades
“The Peace of God declared that feudal warfare could not take place on church property, and it promised sanctuary in churches and abbeys to fugitives from combat. The Truce of God forbade fighting from Wednesday evening until Monday morning, on holidays, and during the religious seasons of Christmas and Lent. . . .”1
This quotation implies that
(1) the church had considerable political power during this time(2) war was limited to religious holidays(3) religion was dictated by feudal law(4) landlords determined when warfare took place
The Eastern Orthodox Church and the Cyrillic alphabet originated in the Byzantine Empire. The practice of this religion and the use of this alphabet in Russia indicates that Russia was influenced by ____________.cultural diffusion
The rise of the West African kingdoms of Ghana, Mali, and Songhai can be attributed to their locations near the _______trade routes.trans-Sahara
X to raise money to build St. Peter’s Basilica
in Rome (1515) • Ninety-five Theses posted (1517) • Hearing held at Worms, Germany (1521)
(1) Charles V and absolutism(2) Martin Luther and the Protestant Reformation(3) John Locke and the Enlightenment(4) Karl Marx and scientific socialismMartin Luther and the Protestant Reformation
the ability of civilizations to _____ to their region’s physical geography.adapt
Which statement best illustrates the concept of European mercantilism during the Age of Exploration?
(1) England encouraged free trade among its colonies.(2) Spain reduced exports to its South American colonies.(3) Portugal sought trade benefits from its colonial possessions.(4) France refused to give financial support to weak national industries.3
Many Native Americans were forced to labor on large estates under the Spanish _______ system.encomienda
(1) Europe became increasingly isolated.(2) European trade with Africa and South America increased.(3) Southeast Asia became Europe’s greatest trading partner.(4) European nations created colonial governments throughout central Asia.2
European trade with Africa and South America increased.