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31

____crimes were punishable by death

200+

32

Some juries refused to convict criminals until the death penalty was reserved for....

murder, piracy, treason, and arson

33

Petty criminals were transported to....

Australia (penal colonies)

34

Parliament passed laws to regulate conditions in ______and_______

factories, mines
-mines couldn't employ women and children under 10
-10 hour workday
-Inspectors, minimum wage, maximum hours/wk

35

Early in the IR_____were outlawed

labor unions

36

Made legal but couldn't______until a year later

go on strike

37

Sponsored laws to improve public health and housing for workers in cities

Disraeli

38

Pushed to open up government jobs based on merit

Gladstone

39

Fabian Society

pushed for gradual change in society through legal means instead of violence

40

Marxism gained only_____support among working class because....

limited
government passed social welfare laws

41

Didn't support women's suffrage

Queen Victoria

42

Used violent protesting

Emmeline Pankhurt

43

Women were eventually allowed to vote in....

1918

44

Britain faced the....

Irish Question

45

landlords who owned large estates but didn't live on them

absentee landlords

46

Irish were forced to pay....

tithes (1/10 annual earnings to support church and clergy)

47

Ireland faced the...

potato famine

48

Irish Nationalist leader

Daniel O'Connor

49

Catholic Emancipation Act

Allowed to vote and hold political office

50

Fenian Brotherhood

Liberate Ireland through violence
Leader: Charles Stewart Parnell

51

Home Rule Bill was passed but was delayed by....

WW2

52

Nephew of Napoleon Bonaparte

Napoleon III (government looked like a constitutional monarchy but he was really a dictator)

53

Issued new ____that extended democratic rights before war with Prussia

constitution

54

Organized the building of the Suez Canal in Egypt

Ferdinand de Lesseps

55

He also...

legalized labor unions, extended education to girls, and created a small public health program

56

His worst failure...

foreign affairs

57

Tried to replace Maximilian (Austrian Hapsburg Prince) on the throne of Mexico because he hoped...

to turn Mexico into a French Satellite(but it failed)

58

Mexican Patriots resisted and US protested, eventually....

France withdrew after 4 years and Prince was shot by Patriots

59

Helped Italian nationalists defeat Austria gaining...

Nice and Savoy

60

Bismarck lured napoleon into.....

war (he was captured and Paris was under siege for 4 weeks)