Scientific Revolution Enlightenment and Romantic Movement Questions.
Please answer each question in one paragraph and use sources for each question.
1. What were the major achievements and discoveries of the Scientific Revolution?
2. Why did European power begin to lose control of some of their colonies, especially in the Americas, in the late 18th and early 19th centuries?
3. What impact did enlightenment thought have on western culture and politics?
4. Was the Romantic movement ultimately supportive or in opposition to the rise of nationalism in the European world?
5. Did the rule of Napoleon Bonaparte from 1799 to 1814 confirm or betray the achievements of the French Revolution?
1. What and who were the driving forces that led to the downfall of the Romanovs and the creation of a Soviet state in Russia?
2. what were some of the conditions and events that lead to the outbreak of such a widespread war in 1914?
3. What factors and forces ultimately led to the Allied victory in World War II?
4. How did President Truman justify his use of the atomic bombs to end World War II? Was this a new attitude toward war, or simply a continuation of what had been occurring throughout World War II?
5. What were some of the forces that led to the outbreak and growth of the Cold War in the decade after World War II?