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A bill that parlament would extend ____ or the right to vote

Suffrage

2

A popular movement arose to press for more rights

Chartist movement

3

The figure who presided over all this historic change

Queen Victoria

4

The system of government that divides us leads, lasted over 60 years

Third republic

5

A controversy, became a battleground for these opposing forces

Dreyfus affair

6

Widespread feelings of ____ or prejudice against Jews also played a role in this scandal

Anti-Semitic.

7

In the 1890s, a movement know as ____ developed to pursue this goal

Zionism

8

Canadá was self governing In domestic affairs but remained part of the British empire

Dominion

9

A Polynesian people who had settled on New Zealand’s two Manon islands

Maoris

10

Australia was sparsely populated by ____ as Europeans later called the native peoples

Aborigines

11

A place where convicts were sent to serve their sentences as an alternative to prison

Penal colony

12

Local control over internal matters only

Home rule

13

The idea that the United States had the right and duty to rule North America from the Atlantic Ocean to the Pacific Ocean

Manifest destiny

14

Was elected president

Abraham Lincoln

15

One by one southern states began to ___ or withdraw from the union

Secede

16

Four years of fighting

U. S. Civil War

17

Declaring that all slaves in the Confederate states were free

Emancipation proclamation

18

Such laws also encouraged _____ or desperation of blacks and whites in the south

Segregation

19

A line of workers who each put a single piece on unfinished cars as they passed on a moving belt

Assembly line

20

The appeal of art

Mass culture

21

No scientific idea of modern times aroused more controversy than the work of English biologist

Charles Darwin

22

Darwin’s idea of change through natural selection came to be ___

Theory of evolution

23

In 1898, Marie curie gave this energy the name ___

Radioactivity

24

An important new social science, the study of the human mind and behavior

Psychology