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Question 1: Furthermore, it speculates as to a possible ________ end to its development—that is, it asks if there is a design, purpose, directive principle, or finality in the processes of human history.
Georg Wilhelm Friedrich HegelAristotleMaterialismTeleology

Question 2: More recently, the field of ________ has begun to address ways of using computer technology to pose new questions to historical data and generate digital scholarship.
Michigan State UniversityVirginiaCenter for History and New MediaDigital history

Question 3: Since the 20th century, the study of prehistory is considered essential to avoid history's implicit exclusion of certain civilizations, such as those of ________ and pre-Columbian America.
South AfricaMayotteRéunionSub-Saharan Africa

Question 4: [34] However, the subject may range from a melee between two tribes to conflicts between proper militaries to a world war affecting the majority of the ________.
OverpopulationFood securityWorld populationPopulation growth

Question 5: Social history is an area of historical study considered by some to be a ________ that attempts to view historical evidence from the point of view of developing social trends.
PseudoscienceScientific methodSocial sciencesNatural science

Question 6: Scholars such as Martin Broszat, ________ and Detlev Peukert sought to examine what everyday life was like for ordinary people in 20th century Germany, especially in the Nazi period.
Adolf HitlerErnst NolteIan KershawAndreas Hillgruber

Question 7: ________ dates back at least 700 years to when it was discovered and settled by Polynesians, who developed a distinct Māori culture centred on kinship links and land.
Culture of New ZealandForeign relations of New ZealandHistory of New ZealandTimeline of New Zealand history

Question 8: ________ is a term that describes the broad range of activities undertaken by people with some training in the discipline of history who are generally working outside of specialized academic settings.
CuratorCultural heritage managementPublic historyMuseum

Question 9: Mapping History Project________
University of California, BerkeleyStanford UniversityUniversity of OregonUniversity of Washington

Question 10: Scholars who write about history are called ________.
HistorianModern historyAnthropologyHistoriography

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