Quiz Time #40

Posted by Elizabeth Napp on 5/12/2010 9:00:00 AM

Wassily Kandinsky

Quiz Time #40

Word Bank: Trans-Sahara, Karl Marx, Japan, Nationalistic, Encomienda, Industrial Revolution, Confucianism, Genocide, Muslim World, Truman, Yugoslavia, Enlightenment


1.     In China, this philosophy emphasized the idea that harmony could be achieved by the proper behavior of each member of a family or society.   


2.     The phrase “from southern Spain, across northern Africa, occupying the Arabian peninsula to Southeast Asia” once described the extent of it. 


3.     The rise of the West African kingdoms of Ghana, Mali, and Songhai can be attributed to their locations near these trade routes.


4.     An accurate statement about this system during the 16th and 17th centuries is that many Native Americans were forced to labor on large estates.


5.     These philosophers believed that the power of government is derived from those who are governed.


6.     The needs of it in 19th-century Europe greatly contributed to the growth of overseas empires.


7.     The following statement is supported by the ideas of this philosopher: “Industrialization benefits the wealthy and exploits the poor.”


8.     A major reason for this nation’s invasion of Manchuria in 1931 was that this nation needed the natural resources of Manchuria.


9.     One way in which Chiang Kai-shek (Jiang Jieshi) of China, Ho Chi Minh of Vietnam, and Jomo Kenyatta were similar is that they all led these movements in their nation.


10.  This Doctrine and the Marshall Plan were designed to promote economic and political stability in Europe.   


11.  This term is often used to describe the actions of Adolf Hitler in Germany and Pol Pot in Cambodia.


12.  One way in which the partition of India in 1947 and the breakup of this nation in 1992 are similar is that after each event problems arose between ethnic and religious groups.