The Renaissance in western Europe was a period noted for
• The Chinese applied the idea of the Mandate of Heaven to their government. • The French embraced the divine right of kings.
These statements show a similarity in the way these cultures
Which statement best expresses the ideas of the Scientific Revolution?
Toussaint L’Ouverture is most closely associated with leading the revolution in
(He was French; where do people speak French)
Which statement reflects the overall effect of labor strikes as shown in this cartoon?
Based on this cartoon, which government policy is most likely influencing the situation experienced by the working man?
Which factor aided the Russians in defeating Napoleon’s troops?
After 1880, European colonization was motivated by the
The primary goal of the Boxer Rebellion was to
Bloody Sunday in Russia (1905) and the Armenian Massacre in the Ottoman Empire (1915) are both examples of
Which event led Russia to withdraw from World War I and surrender a significant amount of territory to Germany?
Kemal Atatürk is best known for helping Turkey become
(Turkey is in the Middle East)
A major purpose of five-year plans in the Soviet Union was to
What would be the best title for this chart?
Which set of problems most directly contributed to the situation shown in this 1991 cartoon featuring Mikhail Gorbachev?
One way in which the actions of Ho Chi Minh and of Fidel Castro are similar is that both leaders
What is the main idea of this 2006 cartoon?
Which statement about the Green Revolution is a fact rather than an opinion?
In the 20th and 21st centuries, Kurds in Iraq, Palestinians in Israel, and Chechens in Russia have protested and fought to achieve
What is the subject of this 1994 cartoon?
• Buddhism is practiced in China.
• Spanish is spoken in Mexico.
• Potatoes are grown in Russia.
These statements represent examples of
Which statement best reflects the main idea of this 2009 cartoon?
Which heading is the best title for this time line?
Who is pictured in the cartoon trying to get the Cuban Revolution started?