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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Ideology: Religion.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How religious does Hobsbawm say the working classes were, by modern standards?
(a) Not religious at all.
(b) Still quite religious.
(c) More radical than before.
(d) Devoutly religious, as before.
2. What did the land have to be turned into before it could be developed economically, in Hobsbawm's opinion?
(a) Farmland again, after years of being battefields.
(b) Feudal domains.
(c) A commodity that could be bought and sold.
(d) A tamed beast.
3. Where were Protestant sects at the head of religious revivals?
(a) France and Spain.
(b) Britain and America.
(d) Austria and Prussia.
4. What, in Hobsbawm's view, was the economic result of the French Revolution?
(a) It concentrated the refugee populations in cities, where they became workers.
(b) It devastated the continent with non-stop fighting.
(c) It created room for new industries.
(d) It ruined the means of production and created the possibility of socialism.
5. What did the French Revolution demonstrate to the rest of Europe?
(a) That tyrants could use popular uprisings for their own purposes.
(b) That people could rise up to fight for their freedom.
(c) That Europe was not ready for democracy yet.
(d) That power will always reside in the aristocracy's hands.
Short Answer Questions
1. In what way does Hobsbawm say that religion was still useful?
2. In what way, in Hobsbawm's account, did the nobility use religion?
3. Where were the French forces superior to the English?
4. What was the new stance toward religion after the French Revolution?
5. What was abolished in the wake of Napoleon's victories?
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