17th century: Quiz

Question 1: ________, Dutch mathematician, physicist and astronomer (16291695)
Isaac NewtonGottfried LeibnizOpticsChristiaan Huygens

Question 2: 1658: After his father Shah Jahan completes the Taj Mahal, his son ________ deposes him as ruler of the Mughal Empire.
BaburMughal emperorsAurangzebAkbar the Great

Question 3: ________ defeats the Ottomans at the second battle of Khotyn (1673).
Władysław IV VasaJohn II Casimir VasaJohn III SobieskiAugustus II the Strong

Question 4: In the east, the 17th century saw the flowering of the Ottoman, Persian and Mughal empires, the beginning of the ________ in feudal Japan, and the violent transition from the Ming to the Qing Dynasty in China.
Edo periodBakumatsuTokugawa shogunateTokugawa Yoshinobu

Question 5: The Ottomans invade Crete and capture ________.
ThessalonikiChaniaPatrasAthens

Question 6: 16481653: ________ civil war in France.
Franco-Spanish War (1635)Henri de la Tour d'Auvergne, Vicomte de TurenneFrondeCardinal Richelieu

Question 7: 1662: ________ captures Taiwan from the Dutch and founds the Kingdom of Tungning which rules until 1683.
BeijingKoxingaXiamenNanjing

Question 8: 1670: The Hudson's Bay Company is founded in ________.
United StatesCanadaUnited KingdomBarbados

Question 9: ________: Kara Mustafa becomes Grand Vizier.
16751674April 51676

Question 10: 16881697: The Grand Alliance sought to stop French expansion during the ________.
Glorious RevolutionHoly Roman Empire17th centuryNine Years' War

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