Mr. Scott's World History- Enlightenment
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  • Question 1
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    Which title is best for the list of documents?


    *Declaration of Independence

    *Bill of Rights

    *United States Constitution

    answer choices

    Written by Thomas Jefferson

    Inspired by the French Revolution

    Influenced by Thomas Hobbes

    Influenced by the Enlightenment

  • Question 2
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    Which city was known as the center of Enlightenment?

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    Washington DC

    London

    Paris

    Rome

  • Question 3
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    Enlightenment thinkers agreed with the church and the monarchs of the time.

    answer choices

    True

    False

  • Question 4
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    Enlightenment thinkers often avoided persecution and arrest by....

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    Writing in salons

    using a pen name

    co-writing with a king

    burning books of other thinkers

  • Question 5
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    Which Enlightenment thinker was in favor of a system of checks and balances?

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    Diderot

    Rousseau

    Montesquieu

    Voltair

  • Question 6
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    Physiocrats believed that the economy was better off without government interference. This policy was known as?

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    Merchantilism

    Laissez faire

    tariffs

    Trade regulation

  • Question 7
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    Why were American colonist upset with the British

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    Stamp Act

    Taxation without representation

    Tea Tax

    All of the above

  • Question 8
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    Which Enlightenment philosopher felt that people needed an absolute monarch to maintain order?

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    Locke

    Montesquieu

    Hobbes

    Rousseau

  • Question 9
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    Which Philosopher condemned torture, abuses of justice, and the death penalty?

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    Rousseau

    Voltaire

    Beccaria

    Diderot

  • Question 10
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    Music changed during the Enlightenment period. Who would be an example of this?

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    Bon Jovi

    Mozart

    Chopin

    Brahms

  • Question 11
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    What were some of the British advantages during the war?

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    Home Turf

    Fighting for FREEDOM

    Money and Resources

    George Washington was their commander

  • Question 12
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    A literary form that developed during the Enlightenment was

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    Epic Poem

    Lyric Poem

    Short Story

    Novel

  • Question 13
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    Which philosopher had ideas about The Social Contract?

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    Locke

    Roussseau

    Montesquieu

    Hobbes

  • Question 14
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    What is the term for dividing the government into 3 separate branches?

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    Separation of Powers

    Absolute Monarchy

    Democracy

    Social Contract

  • Question 15
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    Who is known as the "Father of the Constitution"?

    answer choices

    Locke

    Washington

    Madison

    Jefferson

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