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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Ideology: Religion.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. France was opposed by which of these in the Napoleonic Wars?
(a) Russia, Prussia and Austria.
(b) Britain and Russia.
(c) Austria and Prussia.
(d) All of Europe and Britain.
2. How did Hobsbawm characterize the change in the way that people related to the land, and the way land was related to the economy?
(a) As the least recognized phenomenon of the period.
(b) As the least forgivable development of the period.
(c) As the most lucrative development of the period.
(d) As the most catastrophic phenomenon of the period.
3. What did the land have to be turned into before it could be developed economically, in Hobsbawm's opinion?
(a) A tamed beast.
(b) Farmland again, after years of being battefields.
(c) Feudal domains.
(d) A commodity that could be bought and sold.
4. What motive does Hobsbawm say would have to motivate the new owners of the land, if the land were going to develop economically?
(a) The profit motive.
(b) The urge to power.
(c) Communist sympathy.
5. In what way does Hobsbawm say that religion was still useful?
(a) As nostalgia for an earlier golden age.
(b) As propaganda to build nationalism.
(c) As propaganda to justify xenophobia.
(d) As a prop to secure the middle class.
Short Answer Questions
1. What was changing in the role religion played in people's lives, in Hobsbawm's account?
2. What was abolished in the wake of Napoleon's victories?
3. Why, according to Hobsbawm, did land reform take place in France?
4. What does Hobsbawm say had to happen to the land before its economic potential could be unleashed?
5. Where were Protestant sects at the head of religious revivals?
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