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world history help please?

1. How did the ideas of Montesquieu connect the ancient world with the New World?

He borrowed the idea of three branches of government from the Roman Republic and passed it along to American revolutionaries.

His book on economic policies was based on the command economy of Egypt, and it was used to shape the American financial system.

He wrote the satire Persian Letters, a critique of the former Persian Empire, which served to shape the American social structure.

His idea of the consent of the governed, based on the Chinese Mandate of Heaven, was the foundation of American democracy.

2. How did submarine warfare impact the U.S. decision to enter the war?

The United States felt they could positively impact the war for Allied forces through new submarine technologies.

The United States felt compelled to enter the war in response to Germany's use of submarines to kill civilians.

The United States entered the war because Germany used submarines to destroy British shipping.

The United States entered the war after Germany destroyed American made submarines.

3. The PATRIOT Act was passed by the U.S. Congress in 2002 in response to

the Oklahoma City bombing

the September 11 terrorist attacks

the London Underground bombing

concerns over anthrax attacks and bioterrorism

4. What was the primary reason why Jews were targeted during the Holocaust?

Jews supported radical Soviet political ideals.

There was history of anti-Semitism in Europe.

Jews did not support traditional European values.

Germans were jealous of thriving Jewish businesses.

5. How did the Reformation contribute to the birth of the Enlightenment?

it challenged the traditional authority of the Church

it encouraged observation, hypothesis, and experimentation

it rejected claims of corruption in the Church

it promoted Biblical text as the only source of knowledge

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  • 8 years ago
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    1 - He borrowed the idea of three branches of government from the Roman Republic and passed it along to American revolutionaries

    2 - The United States felt compelled to enter the war in response to Germany's use of submarines to kill civilians

    3 - The September 11 terrorism attacks

    4 - None of your options;Hitler targetted the Jews because he saw them as a threat to a pure Germanic race through potential interbreeding.

    The answer your teacher wants is 'There was a history of antisemitism in Europe'

    5 - It encouraged observation,hypothesis and experimentation.

  • Tim D
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    8 years ago

    1.He borrowed the idea of te three branches ...

    2.the unite states felt compelled to enter the war in response to Germany's use of submarines...

    3.the september 11..

    4. there was a history of..

    5. it challenged the traditional authority of the church.

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