Global History & Geography - January 2011


  46 Which title best completes the partial outline below?

(1) Trade Within the Hanseatic League
(2) Elements of Triangular Trade
(3) Factors of Industrialization
(4) Results of the Congress of Vienna

47 • Vasco da Gama discovered an all-water route from Europe to India.
• Ferdinand Magellan’s crew circumnavigated the globe.
• Issac Newton defined the forces of gravity.

These events relate most directly to

(1) revised understandings of natural surroundings
(2) questioning the benefits of the mercantile system
(3) increased suspicion between different religions
(4) development of new manufacturing techniques

48 One way in which King Louis XVI of France and Czar Nicholas II of Russia are similar is that both

(1) were executed by revolutionaries
(2) were known as great military leaders
(3) advocated religious reform
(4) supported the emancipation of serfs

49 Porfirio Diaz, Francisco “Pancho” Villa, and Emiliano Zapata are best known for their
struggles in the

(1) Haitian independence movement
(2) Mexican Revolution
(3) Nicaraguan War
(4) Cuban Revolution

50 Which region is most closely associated with the event with which it is paired?

(1) Central Africa—calling for the Crusades by Pope Urban II
(2) East Asia—issuing of the Balfour Declaration
(3) South America—Munich Conference
(4) Eastern Europe—Berlin Airlift 

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