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American History Midterm

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1.  What are the 5 themes of Geography?
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2.  What does Location SHOW?
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3.  What does Place show?
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4.  What does interaction show?
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5.  What does movement show?
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6.  What does region show?
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7.  How many time-zones are there in the us?
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8.  What time-zone is Louisiana located in?
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9.  What happens if you travel east-to-west in the United states?
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10.  What ended the Spanish control of the Seas?
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11.  What are the 5 types of maps?
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12.  What does a population map Show?
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13.  What does a Physical map show?
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14.  What does a Political map show?
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15.  What does an Economic map show?
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16.  What does a Natural Resource map show?
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17.  How did the Jamestown Colonists save their colony?
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18.  What was the first written Constitution written in america?
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19.  Where was the first place in america where Religious tolerance was practiced?
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20.  What was the purpose of  the establishment of Maryland?
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21.  What was the last of the 13 colonies to be settled?
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22.  Who was Rene-Robert Caliver, Sieur De La Salle?
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23.  What colony was Established by Thomas Hooker?
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24.  Who Established Maryland?
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25.  Who established Rhode Island?
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26.  Who Established New Jersey?
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27.  Who Established Georgia?
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28.  What type of colony is established by a group of settlers who have been given a formal document allowing them to settle?
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29.  What type of colony is run by individuals or groups of settlers for whom land was granted?
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30.  What is a colony run by a governor and a counsler appointed by a king or queen?
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31.  Who viewed the colonies as an economical recource?
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32.  What was the purpose of the Navigation Acts?
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33.  Who were allowed to vote in the colonies?
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34.  What act were the french forced to give up all it's lands in North America? 
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35.       What lands were britian granted form the treaty of paris 1763?
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36.  What were the reasons for detereration of relations between brittian and the colonies?
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37.  What did the Sugar Act do?
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38.  What was the Stamp Act?
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39.  What was the Declaritory Act?
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40.  What were the Townshead Acts?
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41.  What was the Tea Act?
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42.  Where did the "shot heard around the world" take place?
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43.  What did the Brittish learn about the Americans after the battle of Bunker hill?
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44.  What actions were taken by the second continental congress?
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45.  What was the purpose of the Decleration of independance?
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46.  Who warned the two colonial leaders so they could escape capture from the brittish?
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47.  Who wrote Common Sense?
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48.  What group was organized by Samuel Adams?
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49.  What position was George Washington given?
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50.  Who wrote the Decleration of Independence?
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51.  What was the importance of the american victory at the battle of Saratoga?
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52.  How did the brittish attempt to stop supplies and re-inforcements from reaching the americans?
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53.  How did Admiral De Grasse contribute to the american victory?
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54.  What battle did washington win against cornwalace that ended the American Revolution?
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55.  What were the terms of Treaty of Paris 1783?
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56.  What were the reasons that the americans won the war?
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57.  What is the sharing of power between the federal and state goverments?
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58.  What is the system in which each branch of goverment has a check  on the other two branches, so that no one branch can become too powerful?
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59.  They could not regulate tradecouldn't impose taxescould not force soilders to join the army 9 out of the 13 states had to vote for a law to go into effect*****were the disadvantages of what***
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60.  What was the major weakness of the articles?
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61.  Who proposed the Great Compromise and what plan did it set up for government?
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62.  Whats addition was made to the constitution in 1791?
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63.  What was the movement made during the 1700's that spread the idea that knowledge, reason, and science could improve society?
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64.  Strongest army and navy in the world was an advantage of what Nation?
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65.  "Home-field Advantage" was an advantage of which nation?
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66.  Choose 2 of the following that were advantages of the brittish.
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67.  What was an advantage of the brittish?
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68.  Which 2 of the following were dis-advantages of the Brittish?
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