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July 14 is celebrated every year as a national holiday in France. On this day in 1789, 

A) The member of the third estate declared themselves the National Assembly B) Workers, peasants and other non propertied classes were given political rights
C) Napoleon become the Emperor D) The fall of Bastille took place

Answer:   D) The fall of Bastille took place



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Which statement is true of the 1950s?

A) US central bank regulations prevented it from doing so. B) European currencies were only convertible for non-residents before 1958.
C) Some Americans were accused of being Communist agents. D) All of the above
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Some Americans were accused of being Communist agents.

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The New Deal ended in 1938 partly because

A) national concern shifted to overseas aggression B) FDR was defeated in his bid for reelection
C) the Supreme Court ruled most New Deal programs unconstitutional D) FDR was stricken with polio
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) national concern shifted to overseas aggression

Explanation:

The New Deal was a series of programs, public work projects, financial reforms and regulations enacted in the United States 1933-36, in response to the Great Depression organized by Franklin Roosevelt in US.

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Who began public health and sanitation systems?

A) Mexicans B) Egyptians
C) Romans D) Chinese
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Romans

Explanation:

Romans (753 BC - AD 410) began public health and sanitation systems.

 

Romans established the first public health and sanitation systems by building sewers and aqueducts.

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They also treated diseases with diet, exercise and meditation.

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Which of the following statements about Woodrow Wilson is true?

A) He wanted to place strict government controls on corporations. B) He overturned discriminatory laws against African Americans.
C) He advocated eliminating the income tax. D) He opposed reforms to the banking system.
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) He wanted to place strict government controls on corporations.

Explanation:

Woodrow Wilson was one of the major "Progressives" in American government and so 'He wanted to place strict government controls on corporations.'

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What was true about the progressive movement?

A) Women left traditional roles to become active in reform during the Progressive Movement. B) Members were essentially rural
C) progressives held no issues in common with populist movement D) All of the above
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Women left traditional roles to become active in reform during the Progressive Movement.

Explanation:

The Progressive Era took place in the US from the 1890s to the1920s. The movement was an effort to reform the government andeliminate the corruption within it. Social activists also wanted toreform the educational system, the insurance industry, thechurches, and many other things they felt were out of control, andnot working in the best interests of the citizens.

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What came after the Edwardian era?

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The Edwardian era (1901-1914) is the last period in British history to be named after the monarch who reigned over it. Although Edward VII reigned from 1901 to 1910 to be succeeded by George V, the Edwardian period is generally considered to have ended at the outbreak of the First World War in 1914.

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What fields did progressives aim to reform?

A) workplace conditions B) education
C) government D) All of the above
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) All of the above

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The agricultural revolution led to the need for organized

A) greenhouse gas reform B) government
C) pest control D) technological reform
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) government

Explanation:

The Agricultural Revolution led to the need for more organized civilizations and societies i,e government.

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