Year 11 World History Test

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WORLD HISTORY AP RELEASE EXAM 2012 Time—55 minutes 70 Questions Directions: Each of the questions or incomplete statements below is followed by four suggested answers or completions. Select the one that is best in each case and then fill in the corresponding oval on the answer sheet. Note: This exam uses the chronological designations B.C.E. (before the common era) and C.E. (common era). These labels correspond to B.C. (before Christ) and A.D. (anno Domini), which are used in some world history textbooks. 1. From the founding of each religion, Christians and Muslims shared a belief in (A) the principle of separation of church and state (B) the legal equality of men and women (C) equality of opportunity (D) a single omnipotent deity…show more content…
The map above indicates that (A) Mali was a major source and hub of the gold trade (B) Europeans had begun to make inroads in West Africa (C) Mali remained isolated from Europe and the Middle East (D) Atlantic ports were crucial for the transportation of salt and gold [pic] 51. The trade patterns shown on the map above depict (A) British imports of raw materials and exports of finished goods during the nineteenth century (B) major slave trading routes in the nineteenth century (C) British trade routes that developed as a result of the disruption caused by the First World War (D) illicit drug routes that developed in the second half of the twentieth Century 52. Most world historians would agree that the key to European predominance in the world economy during the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries was (A) the Industrial Revolution (B) European medical technology (C) Spanish control of New World silver (D) the Enlightenment [pic] 53. The map above shows which of the following empires at its greatest extent? (A) The Mongol Empire (B) The Russian Empire (C) The Byzantine Empire (D) The Ottoman Empire 54. “I am a griot … we are vessels of speech; we
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