Q. 1 What was the reform of Solon regarding workers?
All workers were to be freed. [ right answer ]
All workers were to be paid.
No one could have slaves.
Q.2 If you didn't work, you were punished.
What type of government did Athens have?
democracy [ correct answer ]
Q.3 Why was Philip of Macedonia able to easily conquer Greece?
The city-state was too poor.
There had been too many internal wars. [ correct answer ]
Macedonia was too strong and strategic.
Sparta had become weakened by disease.
Q.4 What was the primary objective of Alexander the Great?
provide equality to all of the city-states
conquer the world [ correct answer ]
spread culture throughout the world
educate and free the slaves
Q.5 What feature of Greek buildings is still found today in architecture?
columns [ correct answer ]
Q.6 Who wrote a book on geometry?
Euclid [ correct answer ]
Q.7 Select the statement that is false.
The Greeks computed the diameter of the earth to near exactness.
The Greeks knew of the daily rotation of the earth.
The Greeks believed the earth was flat. [ correct answer ]
The Greeks knew the earth revolved around the sun.
Q.8 Why is the Greek language considered to be important?
best for expressing mathematics [ correct answer ]
best for expressing thought
best for expressing science
best for expressing laws
Q.9 What was one reason for the decline of Greece?
rule of the few [ correct answer ]
Q.10 The form government Cleisthenes founded in Athens could be described as what type of government?
Direct Democracy [ correct answer ]
What is the meaning of the term foreshadowing?
Foreshadowing is when an author or writer references an event that hasn't happened yet
In the American constitutional system, The legislative branch makes up the law, The executive branch executes the law, and the judicial branch interprets the law. how does this system support the separation of powers? A) each branch has separate tasks, Congress grants power based on those tasks, and power is not shared between branches.
B) each branch's role is separate,power is shared between branches, and the president can challenge a branch's decision
C) each branch affects the other, power is shared, and one branch can be challenged by another branch.
Which is a major feature of Mediterranean architecture?
What determines the value of an item
The amount of goods that are produced determines the value of an item. The company which produces the items provides the foremost methods so that their price of the product which is produced is less. If the company produces a little amount of that money, the value will be high.
Read the passage from Hamlet, Act II, Scene i. Polonius: How now, Ophelia! what’s the matter?
Ophelia: Alas! my lord, I have been so affrighted.
Polonius: With what, in the name of God?
Ophelia: My lord, as I was sewing in my closet,
Lord Hamlet, with his doublet all unbrac’d;
No hat upon his head; his stockings foul’d ...
Which word in the passage is the key to understanding Ophelia’s tone?
The dialogue between Polonius and Ophelia offers several terms that imply that Ophelia had been in a situation out of the ordinary. "How now" "What's the matter", "Alas" and "in the name of God" all lead to the disclosure of what had been disturbing her. But the word "affrighted" is the one that helps one to understand her tone.
Which enlightment thinker devised the idea of taking the power from.One king and dividing it among 3 branches
Baron de Montesquieu promoted "Separation of Powers", the idea that the government should be broken down into three branches with equal but different influences.
According to the lecture, ____________ rates are low in India.
What was a major difference between the Articles and the way our government works today?
One of the major differences between the Articles of Confederation and the United States Constitution nowadays is the division of powers, under the Articles of Confederation there was only a unicameral legislature and the central government was weak, the states had all the power and the central government had no power to collect taxes and pay international debt. The Constitution is divided by the executive power, a bicameral legislature (Senate and House of Representatives) and a judicial branch, unlike the unicameral legislature of the Articles of Confederation. The federal government has the power to collect taxes and deals with foreign affairs.
Which policy refers to secretary of state john hay's plan to give all nations equal trading right in china?