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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Ideology: Religion.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What set the stage for the French Revolution, in Hobsbawm's account?
(a) France's war with Austria.
(b) France's war with Prussia.
(c) France's war with Britain.
(d) France's war with Russia.
2. What did the French Revolution demonstrate to the rest of Europe?
(a) That people could rise up to fight for their freedom.
(b) That power will always reside in the aristocracy's hands.
(c) That Europe was not ready for democracy yet.
(d) That tyrants could use popular uprisings for their own purposes.
3. What was the state of science in the period after the French Revolution?
(a) It was advancing and clashing with the church.
(b) It still held that the world was flat.
(c) It was developing slowly behind philosophy and literature.
(d) It was still riddled with superstitions and religious stories.
4. What cause did Russia and Britain disagree over after the French Revolution?
(a) The independence of Poland.
(b) The independence of Finland.
(c) The independence of Greece.
(d) The independence of Turkey.
5. What was a consequence of the emergence of a new class of people in European society?
(a) Nostalgia for lost cultural heritage.
(b) Religious freedom.
(d) Stricter government surveillance.
Short Answer Questions
1. How religious does Hobsbawm say the working classes were, by modern standards?
2. In what did England lead Europe, in Hobsbawm's account?
3. What began to develop as industrialism developed in Europe?
4. Where does Hobsbawm see a culture combining nationalism with the revolutionary spirit of the French Revolution?
5. Why, according to Hobsbawm, did land reform take place in France?
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