Flashcards in Ch 20 - People Deck (29):
What member of Parliament served as prime minister during the french Revolution and much of the Napoleonic Wars?
William Pitt the Younger
Which Britain Napoleonic War hero became the commander in charge of military after the war and later served as prime minster?
Duke of Wellington
Who founded the London Metropolitan Police Force and also served in Parliament, the cabinet, and two terms as prime minister?
Sir Robert Peel
Who was England's longest-reigning monarch?
Who was the husband and political adviser to Queen Victoria?
What leader of the Liberal party in Parliament served four terms as prime minister?
What leader of the Conservative party in Parliament also serviced four terms as prime minister?
What pastor of London's largest church was called the "Prince of Preachers"?
Charles Haddon Spurgeon
Who was a popular preacher of the Victorian Age?
Who is a great American evangelist?
Dwight L. Moody
Who was D.L. Moody's songleader?
What famous British cricket player spent his life as a missionary to China, India, and Africa?
What English missionary worked with the people of Labrador and Newfoundland?
What German missionary founded orphanages for the forsaken children of Bristol, England?
Who was the founder of the Salvation Army?
What member of Parliament worked to improve conditions for children, laborers, and the mentally handicapped?
Who created the modern nursing profession?
Who was sent by Queen Victoria to investigate conditions in Canada and made suggestions for settling the Canadian problem?
What missionary to India worked to rescue young Indian girls from a life of prostitution in the pagan temples?
What were the early Dutch colonists of South Africa called?
What were the Dutch settlers of South Africa called? It means "farmers".
Who was the British prime minister of the Cape Colony?
Who was the president of Transvaal and a leader of the Boer War?
What daring Afrikaner general lead the skilled Boer soldiers against the British?
What was the term used for the original inhabitants of Australia?
What was the term used for the native people who called upon the British government to maintain order in New Zealand?
Who succeeded Queen Victoria as the ruler of England?
Which British naturalist wrote "On the Origin of Species" in 1859?