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The Napoleonic Age Quiz

The following questions are based on the article: The Age of Napoleon.
1. In 1769 Napoleon was born on what island that had just been annexed by France?
Sardinia
Sicily
Corsica
Elba

2. Napoleon ended the War of the First Coalition by signing a peace called...
The Treaty of Campo Formio
The Peace of Amiens
The Peace of Westphalia
The Treaty of Versailles

3. Napoleon led an expedition to Egypt and won the Battle of the Pyramids. Although he conquered Egypt his army was trapped there when the British under what Admiral destroyed his fleet at the Battle of the Nile.
Aubry
Jellicoe
Howe
Nelson

4. Napoleon returned to France and took over control of the government in 1799. He became virtual dictator of France. His position was called:
Tribune
Consul
King
Prime Minister

5. Napoleon elevated himself in 1804 to become Emperor of the French. Later, he divorced his wife and married Marie Louise of Austria. What was the name of his first wife?
Josephine
Delilah
Marie Antoinette
Elizabeth

6. The reconciliation of the French state with the Catholic Church was called:
The Council of Trent
The Reformation
The Concordat
The Diet of Worms

7. Napoleon instituted a new legal system for France it was called:
Common Law
Res Adjudicata
Habeus Corpus
Code Napoleon

8. What was the arrangement made by Napoleon that barred all of Continental Europe from trade with Britain in an effort to destroy the British economy?
The Continental System
The Invisible Hand
The Concordat
The Concert of Europe

9. What 1812 campaign destroyed Napoleon's military force and began the destruction of his empire?
The Russian Campaign
The War of 1812
The War of the 4th Coalition
The Italian Campaign

10. Where was Napoleon finally exiled after his defeat at Waterloo?
Elba
Cyprus
Madagascar
St. Helena


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