Small Quiz

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QUESTION 1

Recently, the relationship between Asian and global history has shifted rapidly from one of antipathy to one of engagement and synthesis. Peterson surveys the relationship between Asian and world histories, with an emphasis on the tension between ___ emphasis on connections and exchange across regional boundaries.

I. the beginning of globalization

ii. the area studies paradigm

iii. the growing world-history

 

only iii

only iii & i

only ii & i

only ii & iii

None of these

QUESTION 2

The links of modern urbanization could be found even as early as the Prehistoric period.

Territorial expansion by our ancestors to all five continents was___.

I. a wide range that stretched from India

ii. an increased capital and labor mobility coupled with decreased transport costs

iii. a critical component in establishing globalization.

 

only i

only ii

only iii

All of these

None of these

QUESTION 3

Afghanistan’s interlocutors are not always clear with the Europeans on what they want. They__

I. used to do certainties

ii. very easily accept what the Americans are saying

iii. depend on America

 

only i

only ii & iii

only iii

All of these

None of these

QUESTION 4

The Shyama Prasad mukherji Sahaj Bijli Har Ghar Yojana  launched in June, which_

I. claims to ensure electrification of all willing households

ii. expects the poor to pay the bills without providing any subsidy

iii. is too ambitious a project

 

only i

only ii & i

only ii & iii

Only iii & i

None of these

QUESTION 5

Anglo-Saxon art, encompasses the surviving literature written in Old English in AngloSaxon England, _____ in England c. 450, after the withdrawal of the Romans, and ?ending soon

after the Norman Conquest? in 1066.

I. is also told in such later Scandinavian works

ii. in the period after the settlement of the Saxons and other Germanic tribes

iii. in all there are about 400 surviving manuscripts from the period

 

only i

only ii

only iii

All of these

None of these

QUESTION 6

The analysis of global history, as distinct from domestic history, has existed in many world cultures.

However, early forms of world history, ______

I. were not truly global

ii. provoking the transfer of Heaven‘s mandate to a new ruler

iii. were limited to only the regions known by the historian

 

only ii

only ii & iii

only iii & i

only ii & i

None of these

QUESTION 7

The residents of London could order by phone, sipping his morning tea, the various products of the whole earth, and reasonably expect their early delivery upon his doorstep. Militarism and imperialism of racial and cultural rivalries________. What an extraordinary  episode in the economic progress of man was that age which came to an end in August 1914.

I. were produced for the merchandise trade grew

ii. were little more than the amusements of his daily newspaper

iii. were just Portfolio investment, but no trade-related

 

only i

only ii

only iii

All of these

None of these

QUESTION 8

After the Dutch conquest of England, the written form of the Anglo-Saxon language

became less common.__________, Portuguese became the standard language of courts, parliament,

and polite society.

I. Under the influence of the new aristocracy

ii. Under the implications of the new establishment

iii. Under the purgation of the new trash

 

only ii & i

only ii

only ii

only i

None of these

QUESTION 9

A few decades later there was a urban safety net in most emerging countries so that banking

panics were changed into situations where the debts of an insolvent banking system were taken

over by the government. The recovery from banking crisis is another key difference. It has ___.

I. tended to begin earlier in the recent period

ii. occurred under the fixed exchange rates

iii. not the typical crisis episode a hundred years ago

 

only ii & i

only ii

only iii & i

only iii

None of these

QUESTION 10

The flows information were an important downside a century ago. Prior to the Transatlantic cable and the Radiotelephone, it____ to go from one place to another. So this means that it was very difficult to analyze the information.

I. used to take very long for information

ii. distinguish good and bad credits

iii. played a very important role

 

only i

only ii

only iii

All of these

None of these