Enlightenment Thinkers
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  • Question 1
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    Q. Which enlightenment thinker believed that a government is needed to keep order?
    answer choices
    Voltaire
    Hobbes
    Rousseau
    Beccaria
  • Question 2
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    Q. Who believed in a social contract between the people and the government in which people gave up some freedom in order to have their rights protected?
    answer choices
    Voltaire
    Montesquieu
    Rousseau
    Hobbes
  • Question 3
    30 seconds
    Q. Who believed the government should protect a person's three natural rights: life, liberty, and property?
    answer choices
    Rousseau
    Beccaria
    Wollstonecraft
    Locke
  • Question 4
    30 seconds
    Q. Who believed that women's education should be the same as men's?
    answer choices
    Rousseau
    Wollstonecraft
    Locke
    Hobbes
  • Question 5
    30 seconds
    Q. Beccaria did not support ____________.
    answer choices
    education
    establishment of government
    capital punishment
    laws to control social order
  • Question 6
    30 seconds
    Q. Who believed in a separation of powers as a way to provide checks and balances?
    answer choices
    Montesquieu
    Rousseau
    Hobbes
    Voltaire
  • Question 7
    30 seconds
    Q. Thomas Hobbes believed that all humans are _______________.
    answer choices
    pure and innocent
    selfish and wicked
  • Question 8
    30 seconds
    Q. Who believed that a person's punishment should match the seriousness of the crime?
    answer choices
    Wollstonecraft
    Rousseau
    Locke
    Beccaria
  • Question 9
    30 seconds
    Q. Who believed there should be a separation of church and state?
    answer choices
    Voltaire
    Rousseau
    Wollstonecraft
    Hobbes
  • Question 10
    30 seconds
    Q. The beliefs of the enlightenment thinkers led to a revolution in France in __________.
    answer choices
    1689
    1789
    1725
    1559
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