Global History & Geography - June 2009

21 Which characteristic is associated with an economy based on the principles of laissez-faire?

(1) prices based on supply and demand
(2) production quotas established by the central government
(3) distribution of goods determined by the customs of a traditional society
(4) some goods exchanged for other goods of equal value

22 One way in which Toussaint L’Ouverture, Simón Bolívar, and José de San Martín are similar is that

(1) supported the Reconquista
(2) led independence movements
(3) fought for Native American suffrage
(4) defended the encomienda system

23 The Sepoy Rebellion is considered an important event in Indian history because it was one cause
of the

(1) independence movement in India
(2) secession of Bangladesh from Pakistan
(3) establishment of French colonies in India
(4) creation of the Mughal Empire by Muslims

24 The term empire is best defined as

(1) a political unit that has a common religious faith
(2) a government ruled by the consent of the people
(3) an extensive territory under the rule of a single authority
(4) a country that requires conquered peoples to assimilate

25 The Triple Alliance and the Triple Entente contributed to the start of World War I by

(1) failing to include Germany and France as members
(2) threatening countries in the Western Hemisphere
(3) allowing Japanese aggression in Korea
(4) increasing tensions between European countries

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