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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) Devoutly religious, as before.
(b) Not religious at all.
(c) More radical than before.
(d) Still quite religious.
2. What did the French Revolution demonstrate to the rest of Europe?
(a) That Europe was not ready for democracy yet.
(b) That tyrants could use popular uprisings for their own purposes.
(c) That people could rise up to fight for their freedom.
(d) That power will always reside in the aristocracy's hands.
3. What, in Hobsbawm's view, was the economic result of the French Revolution?
(a) It devastated the continent with non-stop fighting.
(b) It concentrated the refugee populations in cities, where they became workers.
(c) It ruined the means of production and created the possibility of socialism.
(d) It created room for new industries.
4. Where were the French forces superior to the English?
(a) In the navy.
(b) In the army.
(c) In the mountains.
(d) In the colonies.
5. Why did places that had not been conquered by France reform their land use, in Hobsbawm's opinion?
(a) They were afraid of their peasantry rising up.
(b) They didn't want to be left behind as other countries reformed.
(c) They were inspired by France's example.
(d) They saw the benefits of reforming land use.
Short Answer Questions
1. What was the new stance toward religion after the French Revolution?
2. Why, according to Hobsbawm, did land reform take place in France?
3. What was the consequence of British land reforms in India?
4. What motive does Hobsbawm say would have to motivate the new owners of the land, if the land were going to develop economically?
5. France was opposed by which of these in the Napoleonic Wars?
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