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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Ideology: Religion.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Hobsbawm call the Industrial Revolution?
(a) "the beginning of the modern age."
(b) "preparation for some of the greatest changes mankind would know."
(c) "the end of classical Europe."
(d) "the most important event in world history."
2. What does Hobsbawm say revolts turned against in this period?
(a) Alien rule.
(b) Absentee landlords.
(c) Mercantile colonialism.
(d) Aristocratic rule.
3. What fell away as industrialism developed in Europe?
(a) Sons following into their fathers' professions.
4. Which nation was the exception to the rule that Europe was ruled by absolute monarchs, in the late 1700s?
5. How religious does Hobsbawm say the working classes were, by modern standards?
(a) More radical than before.
(b) Devoutly religious, as before.
(c) Not religious at all.
(d) Still quite religious.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Hobsbawm say had to happen to the land before its economic potential could be unleashed?
2. How large were the circles within which people moved in the late 1700s, according to Hobsbawm?
3. Which religions gained adherents after the French Revolution?
4. What tool did the upper classes use to discriminate against the working poor?
5. What product does Hobsbawm say was the catalyst for the Industrial Revolution?
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