How JustAnswer Works:

  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.

Ask Homework Wiz Your Own Question

Homework Wiz
Homework Wiz, Tutor
Category: Homework
Satisfied Customers: 1413
Experience:  6 years tutoring
19148969
Type Your Homework Question Here...
Homework Wiz is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

1. Most of those who fear globalization worry that it will

Resolved Question:

1. Most of those who fear globalization worry that it will lead to

A. a plural world.
B. Americanization.
C. cultural diversity.
D. a new Europeanization of the globe.

2. With regards XXXXX XXXXX mining and agriculture industry, in the nineteenth century, which of the following statements is false?

A. Private investment grew
B. Large companies tried to be paternalistic to keep workers from rebelling
C. Reliance on export crops provided peasants a more reliable source of income
D. Specialization became more common

3. Constitutionalism is best defined as

A. the creation of a specific document or constitution.
B. a document that outlines democratic principles.
C. a set of beliefs that guarantees equal rights to all the citizens of a state.
D. a doctrine that the state is founded on rules established by citizens and rulers to which all are bound.

4. Mao Zedong's successor in China, Deng Xiaoping, began a series of reforms by urging his countrymen to

A. work for a more open and democratic government.
B. continue the policies of the Cultural Revolution.
C. get rich.
D. collectivize agriculture.



5. Quinine was essential for the expansion of imperial powers because of its

A. usefulness in fighting malaria.
B. value for flavoring and preserving food.
C. role as a military weapon.
D. value as a base for cosmetics.

6. The Suez Canal, built in 1869 largely by French engineers and French capital, was significant because it

A. reduced travel time from Europe to India from months to weeks.
B. gave Egypt an agricultural advantage by putting hundreds of thousands of new acres under cultivation.
C. connected the Mediterranean with the Persian Gulf.
D. connected the Nile with the Red Sea.
7. The San hunters of southern Africa weren't overwhelmed during the nineteenth century because they

A. were moved to reservations where they could be protected.
B. managed to effectively fight off Western colonists.
C. live in a harsh environment.
D. were protected by a treaty.

8. During the nineteenth century, which of the following countries experienced a decrease in industrial production?

A. India
B. Britain
C. Japan
D. China

9. By 1890, United States factories produced _______ as those of Britain.

A. half as much
B. three-quarters as much
C. twice as much
D. one-quarter as much

10. According to the work of anthropologist Franz Boas,

A. people of different cultures think differently due to their diet.
B. no race is superior to any other in brain power.
C. some societies and peoples are more evolved than others.
D. the concept of cultural relativism is wrong.

11. The single event that was most critical in encouraging regimentation and collectivism in Western countries was

A. the Russian Revolution.
B. the First World War.
C. World War II.
D. the Great Depression.

12. Comte de Gobineau, a French anthropologist, argued that human beings

A. could be classified by race, with the whites at the top and blacks at the bottom.
B. were all the same, regardless of race.
C. could be classified by race, but non-Europeans who adopted European culture could evolve to a higher state of being.
D. could be classified by race, with the French at the top and Asians at the bottom.

13. Which of the following was the only African state that increased in size and power in the 1800s?

A. Sumatra
B. Ethiopia
C. Zimbabwe
D. South Africa

14. An important social development in 1870s Japan was the

A. refusal of the gentry to hold civil-service positions.
B. rise of the warrior caste.
C. abolition of samurai privileges.
D. abolition of the military draft.

15. The term quantum mechanics refers to the study of

A. subatomic particles.
B. cosmology.
C. astronomy.
D. molecular chemistry.

16. Who wrote, "Here is the slave, there is the master; there is the wealth of some, here is the poverty of most . . . Here humanity attains its most complete development and its most brutish"?

A. William Blake
B. Karl Marx
C. Samuel Smiles
D. Alexis de Tocqueville

17. A primary cause for the development of time standards for the entire globe was

A. the telegraph.
B. the railroads.
C. a desire for uniformity.
D. European imperial domination.

18. The Helsinki Agreement of 1975 pledged its signers to recognize

A. capitalism as the best economic system.
B. the need for nuclear disarmament.
C. democracy as the best political ideology.
D. a respect for human rights.

19. China began to industrialize in the 1860s due to

A. a peasant rebellion and foreign military occupation.
B. economic decline in the face of European expansionism in Asia.
C. defeat by Britain and the decline of its tea market.
D. its failure to defeat Japan and Britain.


20. Which of the following did reformers first try to end in the slave industry?

A. Liberation and compensation of slaves
B. The trade in slaves itself
C. Slavery in Caribbean agriculture
D
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Homework
Expert:  Homework Wiz replied 2 years ago.
THIS ANSWER IS LOCKED!
You can view this answer by clicking here to Register or Login and paying $3.
If you've already paid for this answer, simply Login.
Homework Wiz, Tutor
Category: Homework
Satisfied Customers: 1413
Experience: 6 years tutoring
Homework Wiz and 4 other Homework Specialists are ready to help you

JustAnswer in the News:

 
 
 
Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.
 
 
 

What Customers are Saying:

 
 
 
  • Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help. Mary C. Freshfield, Liverpool, UK
< Last | Next >
  • Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help. Mary C. Freshfield, Liverpool, UK
  • This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!! Alex Los Angeles, CA
  • Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult. GP Hesperia, CA
  • I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion. Justin Kernersville, NC
  • Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around. Esther Woodstock, NY
  • Thank you so much for taking your time and knowledge to support my concerns. Not only did you answer my questions, you even took it a step further with replying with more pertinent information I needed to know. Robin Elkton, Maryland
  • He answered my question promptly and gave me accurate, detailed information. If all of your experts are half as good, you have a great thing going here. Diane Dallas, TX
 
 
 

Meet The Experts:

 
 
 
  • Manal Elkhoshkhany

    Tutor

    Satisfied Customers:

    4520
    More than 5000 online tutoring sessions.
< Last | Next >
  • http://ww2.justanswer.com/uploads/BU/BusinessTutor/2012-2-2_115741_Kouki2.64x64.jpg Manal Elkhoshkhany's Avatar

    Manal Elkhoshkhany

    Tutor

    Satisfied Customers:

    4520
    More than 5000 online tutoring sessions.
  • http://ww2.justanswer.com/uploads/LI/lindaus/2012-6-10_04811_IMG20120609164157.64x64.jpg Linda_us's Avatar

    Linda_us

    Finance, Accounts & Homework Tutor

    Satisfied Customers:

    3121
    Post Graduate Diploma in Management (MBA)
  • http://ww2.justanswer.com/uploads/ComputersGuru/2010-02-13_051118_Photo41.JPG LogicPro's Avatar

    LogicPro

    Engineer

    Satisfied Customers:

    3035
    Expert in Java C++ C C# VB Javascript Design SQL HTML
  • http://ww2.justanswer.com/uploads/lanis/2009-4-1_233717_phput9xef_c1pm.jpg Lani S.'s Avatar

    Lani S.

    Tutor

    Satisfied Customers:

    2457
    Registered Nurse, Internet Researcher, Private Tutor
  • http://ww2.justanswer.com/uploads/chooser77/2009-08-18_162025_Chris.jpg Chris M.'s Avatar

    Chris M.

    M.S.W. Social Work

    Satisfied Customers:

    2341
    Master's Degree, strong math and writing skills, experience in one-on-one tutoring (college English)
  • http://ww2.justanswer.com/uploads/JawaadAhmed/2009-6-27_12137_SIs_SHadi.jpg F. Naz's Avatar

    F. Naz

    Chartered Accountant

    Satisfied Customers:

    1975
    Experience with chartered accountancy
  • http://ww2.justanswer.com/uploads/JK/jkcpa/2011-1-16_182614_jkcpa.64x64.jpg Bizhelp's Avatar

    Bizhelp

    CPA

    Satisfied Customers:

    1873
    Bachelors Degree and CPA with Accounting work experience