Gladstone's Foreign Policy 1868-1874

1. Gladstone wanted to avoid war, for many reasons. What wasn't one of them?

  • the inevitable loss of human life was immoral and unethical
  • Wars were costly, and he was a retrenchment guy
  • It would mean he'd have to walk home on Tuesdays
  • Wars were unnecessary, European powers should act in concert for resolutions
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2. When was the Crimean War?

  • 1789-1815
  • 1854-1865
  • 1854-1856
  • 1902

3. Possibly the most relevant clause of the Treaty of Paris to the course is?

  • ToP argued the sea was salty
  • ToP declared that 20% of Parisians would reside in the Crimean peninsula to settle the unrest.
  • ToP banned all Russian warships and naval bases in the Black Sea
  • ToP gave Paris to Russia

4. Gladstone's first ministry was of what period?

  • 1872-1874
  • 1868-1874
  • 1870-71
  • 1865-1868

5. Turkey was the leading state in the

  • EU
  • Christmas Fridge
  • Egyptian League
  • Ottoman Empire
  • European Central Committee


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