The Rise and Expansion of European Nation-States

The Rise and Expansion of European Nation-States
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The Rise and Expansion of European Nation-States
1. Capitalism is characterized by all of the following EXCEPT
(A) the elimination of financial risks
(B) private ownership
(C) the ability to make profits
(D) the laws of supply and demand
(E) the ability to make private decisions regarding production
2. All of the following were Portuguese outposts along the African coast
(A) Ceuta
(B) São Tomé and Príncipe
(C) São Jorge da Mina
(D) Goa
(E) Fort Santo Antonio
3. The statement “L’état c’est moi” (“I am the state”) is attributed to
(A) Louis XIV
(B) Louis XV
(C) Cardinal Richelieu
(D) Cardinal Mazarin
(E) Henry IV
4. All of the following are true of salons EXCEPT that they were
(A) informal gatherings
(B) usually presided over by socially eminent women
(C) a primary means by which courtly manners spread through the upper
classes of society
(D) concerned with conversation about love, literature, and philosophy
(E) unique to France
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5. Sweden ceased to be a major power in Europe after the Battle of
(A) Narva
(B) Culloden
(C) Breitenfeld
(D) Poltava
(E) Naseby
6. The Levellers
(A) were a French Huguenot sect that preached equality
(B) were the soldiers and farmers drafted by Oliver Cromwell to
modernize the country by building the Exeter Canal and the
Stamford Canal
(C) were English intellectuals who attacked John Lilburne’s role in the
government of Charles I
(D) were English Puritans who wanted Parliament to meet regularly and
its members to be paid
(E) inspired the Los Angeles Diggers
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7. The virtues that Louis XIV attempted to instill in the aristocracy included
(A) order and self-control
(B) freedom and self-determination
(C) materialism and competition
(D) love of luxury and promiscuity
(E) asceticism and devotion to God
8. All of the following are true regarding the Navigation Act of 1651 EXCEPT
that it
(A) was a mercantilist measure
(B) was meant to target French competition
(C) led to the First Anglo-Dutch War
(D) banned foreign ships from transporting goods from outside Europe
to England or its colonies
(E) banned third-party country’s ships from transporting goods from
another European country to England
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79. In the 1600s and 1700s, the upper classes increasingly considered popular
(A) vulgar and unsuitable for those who aspired to nobility
(B) curious and worthy of study to be incorporated into so-called high
(C) a positive influence on the lives of people who did not have access
to court culture
(D) a model for their own behavior
(E) a basis on which to build feelings of nationalism among the illiterate
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10. Rococo was an art style that
(A) emphasized severe lines and classical forms
(B) predominantly influenced painting
(C) was popular in the 18th century
(D) originated in Venice and spread widely through the Hapsburg lands
(E) allowed Thomas Chippendale to paint understated portraits of King
George I
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