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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Towards an Industrial World.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What trend was Hobsbawm looking for in revolts and revolutions?
(a) Local traditions.
2. What was the international congress that ruled Europe called?
(a) The League of Nations.
(b) The European Assembly.
(c) The European Convention.
(d) The Concert of Europe.
3. What does Hobsbawm say the major European powers agreed on after the French Revolution?
(a) Revolutions should be used as tools for developing nationalism.
(b) Revolutions should be used to reinforce the ruling class.
(c) Revolutions should be a way of eliminating the aristocrats.
(d) Revolutionary movements should be contained.
4. What did Hobsbawm say was the new law of businesses in the late 1700s?
(a) Buy low, sell high.
(b) Get big or die.
(c) Create a niche.
(d) Buy locally, sell globally.
5. What was the result of improvements in the technology of spinning and weaving?
(a) Increased output.
(b) Decreased farm size.
(c) Decreased need for labor.
(d) Increased tax revenue from the cotton trade.
Short Answer Questions
1. Which market supplied raw materials for the cotton trade?
2. What did the French Revolution demonstrate to the rest of Europe?
3. What did the French Revolution create in Spain?
4. What does Hobsbawm say is the dual root of nationalism in Europe?
5. Why did the international congress among Europe's ruling nations dissolve after a few years?
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