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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How was the European population changing that made it possible for art to flourish during the Age of Revolution?
(a) The upper classes could travel to artistic centers to buy art.
(b) The upper classes had more disposable income.
(c) People were more literate.
(d) People were wealthier.
2. Which religions gained adherents after the French Revolution?
(a) Protestantism and folk religions.
(b) Islam and Protestantism.
(c) Paganism and Protestantism.
(d) Hinduism and Islam.
3. What was the one nation Hobsbawm says could have been considered industrialized in 1848?
4. Which religion was expanding from Turkey through Africa and to the east?
5. What did the new view hold that was spreading through Europe?
(a) The value of tradition in ritual and mystery.
(b) The improvability of the system by engineers and scientists.
(c) The spiritual unification of humanity in a global community.
(d) The progress of society through reason and philosophical enlightenment.
Short Answer Questions
1. In what respect does Hobsbawm say that Britain was well-situated as industrialism expanded?
2. What was NOT a source to which Hobsbawm attributes the development of the arts during the industrialization of Europe?
3. How were Charles Dickens' novels connected to the politics of Dickens' time, in Hobsbawm's account?
4. What change does Hobsbawm say took place in the neighborhoods of the working poor?
5. In Hobsbawm's account, what happened in France as industrialism expanded in neighboring countries?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Hobsbawm define middle class ideology?
2. Which religions were expanding as the Catholic Church's importance was declining?
3. What had to happen to land use practices, in Hobsbawm's account, for capitalism to take hold in Europe?
4. What are the three sources Hobsbawm refers to when he says that artists made the effects of industrialization a common theme?
5. Why does Hobsbawm describe the changing use of the landscape "the most catastrophic phenomenon" of the period?
6. What opportunities were open because of the Industrial Revolution that were not open before, in Hobsbawm's account?
7. How does Hobsbawm say religion was changing after the French Revolution?
8. What does Hobsbawm say labor organizers were promising workers, as the gap between rich and poor grew?
9. What does Hobsbawm say was growing along with and as a result of Protestantism?
10. What role did religion serve, even as Europe was becoming more secular?
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