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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through The Career Open to Talent.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What was the age of scientific and political progress in the 1700s called?
(b) The Enlightenment.
(c) The Renaissance.
(d) The Romantic period.
2. What does Hobsbawm say is the dual root of nationalism in Europe?
(a) The population explosion and the railroad.
(b) The French Revolution and the Industrial Revolution.
(c) The destruction of the French Revolution and the population explosion.
(d) New trade routes and peace after the war.
3. What began to emerge as production and industry grew in the early 1800s?
(a) An international slave trade.
(c) Religious persecution.
(d) Industrial centers.
4. What did the land have to be turned into before it could be developed economically, in Hobsbawm's opinion?
(a) A commodity that could be bought and sold.
(b) Farmland again, after years of being battefields.
(c) A tamed beast.
(d) Feudal domains.
5. What does Hobsbawm say revolts turned against in this period?
(a) Absentee landlords.
(b) Aristocratic rule.
(c) Mercantile colonialism.
(d) Alien rule.
Short Answer Questions
1. France was opposed by which of these in the Napoleonic Wars?
2. What was the one nation Hobsbawm says could have been considered industrialized in 1848?
3. What area was affected by what Hobsbawm calls the third wave of revolutions?
4. In what respect does Hobsbawm say that Britain was well-situated as industrialism expanded?
5. How did Hobsbawm characterize the change in the way that people related to the land, and the way land was related to the economy?
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