Enlightenment
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  • Question 1
    120 seconds
    Q.

    French Enlightenment philosopher who strongly believed in freedom of speech and religion

    answer choices

    Voltaire

    Denis Diderot

    Mary Wollstonecraft

    John Locke

  • Question 2
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    Q. Enlightenment philosopher who believed people had natural rights of life, liberty, and property.
    answer choices
    John Locke
    Montesquieu
    Rousseau
    Voltaire
  • Question 3
    120 seconds
    Q.

    How did Hobbes view human nature?

    answer choices

    We are inquisitive and industrious.

    We are naturally selfish and quick to fight.

    We are naturally ignorant

    We are naturally kind and helpful to others

  • Question 4
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    Which of the following would be another good name for the Enlightenment?

    answer choices

    The Age of Reason

    The Age of Great Philosophers

    The Age of Religion

    The Age of Revolution

  • Question 5
    120 seconds
    Q.

    John Locke, Jean Rousseau, and Voltaire all lived during what was called the:

    answer choices

    Dark Ages

    Middle Ages

    Enlightenment

    Depression

  • Question 6
    120 seconds
    Q. Which Enlightenment philosopher argued that people have the right to abolish their government and create a new one?
    answer choices
    Montesquire
    Locke
    Voltaire
    Rousseau
  • Question 7
    120 seconds
    Q. An agreement between people and the government to give up some rights for safety and protection
    answer choices
    Philosophers
    Democracy
    Social Contract
    Divine Right of Kings
  • Question 8
    120 seconds
    Q.

    The rights of life, liberty, and property are called:

    answer choices

    Unalienable Rights

    Essential Rights

    Natural Rights

    Original Rights

  • Question 9
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    Q.

    What did Jean-Jacques Rousseau believe about government?

    answer choices

    some government control is necessary, but it should be kept to a minimum

    the government should control all aspects of our lives

    the government should be led by an absolute monarch

  • Question 10
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    Which Enlightenment philosopher believed that governments should be based on majority rule?

    answer choices

    Rousseau

    Voltaire

    Locke

    Hobbes

  • Question 11
    120 seconds
    Q.

    Which Enlightenment philosopher argued that power comes from the "Consent of the Governed?"

    answer choices

    Hobbes

    Locke

    Voltaire

    Rousseau

  • Question 12
    30 seconds
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    During enlightenment, democracy powers rest with which group of people

    answer choices

    women

    men

    citizens

    kings

  • Question 13
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Who said all men are created equal?

    answer choices

    Issac Newton

    George Washington

    Christopher Columbus

    John Locke

  • Question 14
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Which is the best answer on how enlightenment influence society?

    answer choices

    it influenced monarchies rights

    it influenced citizen rights

    it influenced government rights

    it influenced women rights

  • Question 15
    30 seconds
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    Who said citizens require harsh ans strict laws?

    answer choices

    Thomas Hobbes

    Thomas Jefferson

    George Washington

    John Locke

  • Question 16
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    Which of the following said "..they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable rights....life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness?

    answer choices

    Thomas Edison

    Issac Newton

    Leonardo Davinci

    John Locke

  • Question 17
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    According to what you have learned, who said women should be treated as equal as men?

    answer choices

    Hillary Clinton

    Barbara Walters

    Mary Wollstonecraft

    Voltaire

  • Question 18
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    The belief that government should be divided so that no one should have complete authority is called....

    answer choices

    job specialization

    separation of powers

    divine rights

    monarchy rights

  • Question 19
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    The belief that people rights should be protected should be the concern of which of the following?

    answer choices

    the queen

    the king

    the government

    the people

  • Question 20
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    The willingness of people to hand over their rights to rules in exchange for law and social order is called...

    answer choices

    method of government

    enlightenment agreement

    social contract

    US Constitiution

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