Quiz: The World in the 1780s to War
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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
Directions: Circle the correct answer.
1. How does Hobsbawm describe the agrarian workers of the world?
a) He says they were efficient.
b) He says they were part-owners in the estates.
c) He says they were united.
d) He says they were unfree.
2. In what fields were cultural developments being made fastest in the late 1700s, according to Hobsbawm?
a) Science and commerce.
b) Morality and ethics.
c) Religion and philosophy.
d) Arts and music.
3. The merchant class was situated between what and what, in Hobsbawm's account?
a) Farmers and craftsmen.
b) Political theory and practice.
c) Part-time craftsmen and markets.
d) Industrial labor and aristocrats.
4. Who invested in the railroads, in Hobsbawm's account?
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