- Describe the voyages of Zheng He. How did he contribute to the spread of Chinese culture?
- Why was Louis XIV of France the model for absolutism?
- Why was Timbuktu such an important center of West African trade?
- What was the importance of coffee houses in Islamic society?
- How were non-Muslims treated under Islamic law?
- What liberal principals were asserted when the Declaration of the Rights of Man and of the Citizen was proclaimed by the French National Assembly?
- What are the three reasons why the Industrial Revolution began in Great Britain?
- What is meant by the concept of separate spheres?
9. What is nationalism and what impact did it have on the Habsburg’s Austrian Empire?
10. Who are the bourgeoisie and proletariat in Marxist ideology?