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Question 1 Why did both Britain and France side with the South prior to the Civil War?Answer The South was home to many of British and French descentThey associated the North with nationalist ideologyTheir economies depended on Southern cottonThey maintained important seaports in the South2 pointsQuestion 2 Why did Mehmet Ali present France with an obelisk from Luxor Temple?Answer For the French's help in industrializing EgyptIn gratitude for helping him become Egypt's viceroyFor France's military support in his invasion of TurkeyAs payment for the money Egypt borrowed from France2 pointsQuestion 3 By how much did Haussmann's plan increase land dedicated to public parks in Paris?Answer Ten timesTwenty-five timesFifty timesA hundred times2 pointsQuestion 4 Why was Egyptian cotton so prized by European markets?Answer Held dye betterExceptionally softLong , strong fibersCheaper than American2 pointsQuestion 5 What is Japonisme?Answer Imitation of Japanese artPrints colored in flat areasJapanese woodblock printsJapanese wrapping paper2 pointsQuestion 6 On what values was liberalism based?Answer Equality and freedomRegional autonomyMonarchial controlWorking class reform2 pointsQuestion 7 Why did Friedrich Engels and Karl Marx believe capitalism should be eliminated?Answer It supported governmentIt failed to generate profitsIt exploited women and slavesIt was inherently unfair2 pointsQuestion 8 How did the East India Company recoup the money it spent buying Chinese products for import?Answer Indenturing the Chinese for cheap laborOpening gold and silver mines in IndiaTaxing the goods destined for AmericaSelling opium to the Chinese2 pointsQuestion 9 Why did the Japanese nishiki-e calendar painters have to disguise the symbols for months in their works?Answer The government forbade printing of calendarsThe Japanese disliked the Western use of calendarsThe Japanese symbols for months were too eroticThe government held a monopoly on calendar printing2 pointsQuestion...