Revolution and Constitution
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  • Question 1
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    Q. All of the following were British colonies as of 1763 EXCEPT:
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    New York
    South Carolina 
    Louisiana
    Virginia
  • Question 2
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    Q. Which European country controlled most of the land west of the Mississippi River?
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    Spain 
    France
    England
    Canada
  • Question 3
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    Q. What declaration prevented the colonists from settling west of the Appalachian Mountains in order to keep peace with the Indians?
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    Intolerable Acts
    Stamp Act
    Treaty of Paris 
    Proclamation of 1763
  • Question 4
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    Q. What event is shown (depicted) in this engraving?
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    Boston Tea Party
    Battle of Yorktown
    French and Indian War
    Boston Massarce
  • Question 5
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    Q. What key term means to persuade or promote?
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    propaganda
    conflict 
    depiction 
    representation
  • Question 6
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    Q. Which historical event is an example of how the colonists defied British Authority?
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    French and Indian War
    Stamp Act
    Boston Tea Party
    Battle of Paris
  • Question 7
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    Q. Which of the following was a military advantage for the British over the colonists?
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    knowledge of the land
    motivation to fight
    manpower and supplies
    good military leadership
  • Question 8
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    Q. Why were some British soldiers less motivated to fight than the colonists?
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    All  British soldiers supported the colonists' cause.
    The British soldiers were not paid.
    British soldiers were not fighting for their country's freedom
    British soldiers were not punished for deserting the army.
  • Question 9
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    Q. What is the main idea of this image?
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    Colonies that support England are snakelike.
    The Colonies need to unite in order to survive.
    Colonial trade will not be successful unless all regions are involved.
    Colonial unity is as dangerous as a snake and must be avoided.
  • Question 10
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    Q. Which of the following groups is most likely responsible for creating this image?
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    Quakers
    Loyalists
    Patriots
    Purtians
  • Question 11
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    Q. What is the name of the last battle of the American Revolution?
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    Battle of Yorktown
    Battle of Bunker Hill
    Battle of Lexington 
    Battle of Saratoga 
  • Question 12
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    Q. Which European country provided aid/help to Patriots during the American Revolution?
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    England
    France
    Spain
    Mexico
  • Question 13
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    Q. In 1793, which European country controlled the territory of Florida?
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    The United States
    France
    Portugal
    Spain
  • Question 14
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    Q. What is the name of the peace agreement that established defined borders for the new nation of the United States?
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    Treaty of Versailles 
    Treaty of Paris 
    Treaty of London
    Treaty of New York 
  • Question 15
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    Q. What is the name of the first official government of the United States that did not have the power to tax?
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    The Constitution
    Bill of Rights
    Articles of Confederation 
    Parliament 
  • Question 16
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    Q. The name given to a series of protests in 1786 and 1787 by American farmers against state and local enforcement of tax collections and judgments for debt.
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    Shay's Rebellion
    Thomas Paine's Protests
    Thomas Jefferson's Fight
    George Washington's Quarrel 
  • Question 17
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    Q. What is a synonym for "rates"?
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    acts 
    laws
    judges
    taxes
  • Question 18
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    Q. Why were the Articles of Confederation replaced by the Constitution?
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    So the states could end the war with Britain
    So the states could raise taxes
    So the U.S. could form a stronger government
    So the U.S. could form a Congress
  • Question 19
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    Q. George Washington had all of the following associated with his Presidency EXCEPT:
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    unofficially establishing a two-term limit for Presidents.
    created a two-party election system
    declaring neutrality in foreign affairs
    established a group of advisors known as a Cabinet
  • Question 20
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    Q. Which foreign policy advice did George Washington give in his Farewell Address of 1796?
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    The United States should be involved in the affairs of Africa.
    The United States should ally itself with the stronger nations of Europe.
    European countries shouldn't establish new colonies in the Americas.
    The United States should avoid permanent alliances with other nations.
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