Q.1: Which of the following statements are true about ‘nation-state’ ?
i) Citizens and rulers followed same religion.
ii) Citizens and rulers develop a sense of common identity.
iii) Citizens and rulers had shared history.
a) i and iii
b) ii and iii
c) i, ii and iii
Q.2: The Estates General of France was elected by a body of active citizens and renamed as ____________.
c) National Assembly
Q.3: The Civil Code of 1804 is usually known as ‘___________________’.
a) Bonaparte Law
b) Napoleon’s Law
c) Napoleonic Code
Q.4: The battle of Leipzig took place in ___________.
Q.5: The Habsburg Empire ruled over _________________.
Q.6: Socially and politically _____________ were the dominant class on the continent of Europe.
Q.7: In 1834, a ___________ was formed at the initiative of Prussia, which abolished tariff barriers and reduced the number of currencies from over thirty to two.
Q.8: Match the dates with events:
|i) 1815||1. Unification of Germany|
|ii) 1859-70||2. Fall of Napoleon|
|iii) 1866-71||3. Unification of Italy|
a) i-1, ii- 3, iii-2
b) i-2, ii-3, iii-1
c) i-3, ii-1, iii-2
Q.9: Which of the following European powers had collectively defeated Napoleon ?
a) Britain and Russia
b) Prussia and Austria
c) Both ‘a’ and ‘b’
Q.10: Which dynasty was restored to power after the fall of Napoleon ?
Q.11: Who was described as ‘the most dangerous enemy of our social order’ by Metternich ?
Q.12: Which treaty recognised Greece as an independent nation ?
Q.13: What is ‘Romanticism’ ?
a) A cultural movement which sought to develop a particular form of national movement.
b) A festival celebrated in Italy.
c) A famous painting drawn for monarchy.
Q.14: ‘When France sneezes, the rest of Europe catches cold’ Who said this statement ?
a) Louis Phillippe
c) Karol Kurpinski
Q.15: Who was Otto von Bismarck ?
a) Chief Minister of Prussia
b) Chief Minister of Germany
c) Chief Minister of Poland
Q.16: In 1861, ______________ was proclaimed king of united Italy.
a) William I
b) Victor Emmanuel III
c) Louis Phillippe
Q.17: The characteristics of ______________ were drawn from those of Liberty and Republic – the red cap, the tricolour, and the cockade.
Q.18: A large part of Balkans was under the control of _____________.
a) Mughal Empire
b) Ottoman Empire
c) British Empire