grade 10 final exam study guide by HC121106154947

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									grade 10 FINAL EXAM STUDY GUIDE

CONTENT
1. Reasons for Europe’s rise to power. Economics, politics, technology,
religion, geography

2. Absolutism features: In and out of Europe. The Islamic “Gumpowder
Empires and European Versions of Absolutism Peter the Great, Frederick the
Great, Akbar, Aurangzeb, Suleiman, Taj Mahal, Louis XIV Philip II, Elizabeth
1. Louis XVI

3. Scientific Revolution and Enlightenment
Galileo, Copernicus, Brahe, Kepler, Newton, Harvey,
Montesquieu, Locke, Bacon, Hobbes, Smith
What attempts to “rationalize” government and society?

4. French Revolution and Napoleon: Liberalism Ancien Regime, Louis XIV,
Estates General, Stages of Revolution (this one in particular and theoretically).
Reforms of the moderates and of the radicals. The return to “normalcy”.
Napoleon’s military success, failure, and domestic reforms.
The 1815 Peace Settlement and redrawn map: purpose and evaluation

5. Industrial Revolution Necessary elements, key inventions, rights and
reforms achieved, spread elsewhere

6. Romanticism Gericault, Delacroix, Goya, Turner,

7. Nationalism, Unification and Modernization
case studies of Japan, Germany, Italy

FORMAT
Part one. In groups (of my choosing). To show relationships between the key
concepts. about 30 minutes, about 25% of test
Some multiple choice.
Several short answers (1-3 sentences). Many asking you to interpret data
relating to the eras above.
Choice of essay regarding revolution or nationalization.

								
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