Land Based Empires
Transoceanic connections
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Industrialization Consequences
Cold War
100

If you were a member of the Safavid Empire, what modern day country would you live in? 

Iran

100

Who sponsored a navigation school for the Portuguese to search for a sea route to India? 

Henry the Navigator 

100

In what year was the Declaration of Independence signed? 

1776

100

Who rebelled against the British in India? 

sepoys 

100

What does NATO stand for? 

North Atlantic Treaty Organization 

200

Name the Chinese dynasty that followed the Mongol rule? 

Ming

200

Name one of several conquistadors that conquered natives in America

Pizzaro 

Cortez 

200

What document was inspired by Enlightenment thinkers and the American Declaration of Independence? 

Declaration of the Rights of Man and Citizen 

200

This rebellion in China was led by a group who wanted to expel all foreign influence during the Qing Dynasty

The Boxer Rebellion of 1900

200

Who was the communists leader that led Vietnamese forces against the French and the Americans? 

Ho Chi Minh

300

Which land based empire based in South Asia lasted until the 1800s when it was defeated at the hands of the British 

Mughal Empire 

300

What precious metal made it's way out of Mexico after being mined by the Spanish, transported by the Portuguese, and bought by the Chinese 

Silver

300

What were the two social classes that emerged from the Industrial Revolution? 

Working class and Middle Class 
300

The Meiji Restoration in Japan was responsible for transforming what part of the country? 

economy, military, and eventually government (emperor worship)

300

What policy did the Allies use against Hitler leading up to World War II? 

appeasement 

400

What system took young Christian boys and turned them into Muslim soldiers and scholars? 

Devshirme System 

400

Which ocean based empire established trading posts along the coast of Africa 

Portugal  

400

This ideological response to revolution believed that people should return to absolute monarchy, but eventually accepted constitutional monarchies 

conservatism 

400

What tribe did the British and Dutch fight in South Africa? 

Zulu 

400

Name one cause of World War 1  



The assasination of Archduke Franz Ferdinad 

Military Alliances

Nationalism 

Imperalism 

Industrilization 


500
Name the largest land based empire in the Americas in the period 1450 -1750 CE

The Inca 

500

What agricultural innovation allowed the Aztecs to support a large population in the capital of Tenochiticlan? 

Chanampa 
500

Who was influential in creating the new German state by using the method realpolitik? 

Otto Von Bismark 

500

Name one migrant ethnic enclave in response to Industrialization around the world 

Chinese in SE Asia 

Indians in East and Southern Africa 

Irish in North America 

Italians in North and South America 

500

Name one policy that de-escalated Cold War tensions during the period 1945 to 1991

glasnost 

perestroika 

detente 

SALT I or SALT II 

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