AP European History Practice Test 26

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Question 9 questions

Time 9 minutes

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Questions 1-5 refer to the following information.

The following map showing European gross domestic product in 2005.

* PPS, or purchasing power standards, is a standardized unit used to measure the wealth or economic capacity of one country against another.

1. The lower gross domestic product of Eastern European countries is most attributable to

2. All of the following nations exhibited strong economic power in 2005 EXCEPT

3. The map suggests which of the following about northern and southern Italy?

4. Which of the following generalities about European economics is NOT justified by the map?

5. According to the map, which of the following countries had the most consistent GDP across its regions?

Questions 6-9 refer to the following information.

The following account of the Paris Exposition of 1889.

"The opportunities to study the natural history of man in Paris during the Exposition, and especially in August, when the great Congresses and the French Association held their sessions, were unparalleled in the history of anthropology. At any time the French capital affords rare advantages to the anthropologist. The Musée and Laboratoire Broca, the anthropometric operations of Bertillon in the Palais de Justice, the courses of lectures in the école d'Anthropologie, the collections in the Jardin de Plantes, the facilities for original work in the écoles de Medicine, and the hospitals give to the comparative anatomist and biologist abundant employment."

Otis T. Mason, American ethnologist and curator, 1889

6. It can be inferred from the text that at the time of the Paris Exposition, the scientific community was changing due to

7. The field primarily described in this passage was born when

8. The scientists described in the account of the Paris Exposition would have been most influenced by the work of which scientific pioneer?

9. The opportunities described in the text can be attributed to