History 1301- 1st Test

47 Questions  I  By Leighannebaker on November 30, 2010

  

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1.  Pontiac's Rebellion was an Indian revolt against British Rule
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2.  Recent scholarship has suggested that Olaudah Equiano may have been born in the New World rather than Africa
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3.  Creek Indians sold war captives and their familes to shout carolina planters as slaves
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4.  The religious emotionalism of the great awakening was confined to the american colonies in themid 18th century
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5.  Increasling in the 18th century liberty was being used to express a right to rebel
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6.  Father Junipero Serra established the first mission in California and converted many Indians to Christianity, but his missions also relied on froced Indican labor and brought devasting diseases.
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7.  About one slave in eith perished before reach the New World
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8.  Most of the slaves carried to the New World were destined for mainland north america
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9.  In the Chesapeake, race took on more and more importance and whites increasingly considered free blacks dangerous and undesirable
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10.  Africans had experience cultivating rice in africa and helped the english settler grow it in the south
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11.  Initially the proprietors of Georgia banned the intro of liquor and slaves
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12.  In the early eighteenth century, one one quarter of the urban elite owned at least one slave
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13.  Most slaves in the 18th century Brithish America had been born in the colonies
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14.  What major event led the British government to actively seek ways to make the colonies bear part of the cost of the empire
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15.  The Boston Massacre occured when British soldiers
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16.  The "shot hear 'round the world" that began the Revolutionary was was fired in
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17.  Which Statement about Thomas Paine's Common Sense is false?
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18.  The Declaration of Indiependence
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19.  All of the following were advatanges enjoyed by the British during the American Revolution except
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21.  What convinced the French to aid the Americans in 1778
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22.  In the winter of 1776-1777, Washington won important victories that improved American morale. These battles were at
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23.  During the eight years of war, approximately how many American bore arms in the army and militias?
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24.  Cornwallis was defeated at Yorktown because
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25.  Britain wished for the colonies to
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26.  In order to deal with the economic crisis of the war, congress urged states to
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27.  After the Revolution, the nother states dealt with slavery issue by
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28.  What was used as a sort of "school of political democracy" for the members of the "lower orders" in the colonies-turned-states?
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29.  Which two states did not follow John Adams's call for a two-house legislature?
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30.  Catholics
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31.  What three accomplishments did Thomas Jefferson wish to be remembered for?
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32.  What was the very soul of a republic according to Noah Webster?
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33.  Why didn't the american revolution put an end to slavery
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34.  Who wrote the majority of the 85 essays in the Federalist
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35.  Which two states voted against ratification of the Constitution
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36.  Which two prominent men were not at the Constiutional Convention?
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37.  Who is often called the Father of the Constitution
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38.  What area of land was ceded to the United States by the Treat of Greenville
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39.  ALexander Hamilton and James Madison were nation builders. What event greatly strengthened the nationalists' cause
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40.  The Anti-Federalist James Winthrop argued that  a Bill of Rights was necessary in the Constitution because
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41.  Who was defeated at the Battle of Fallen Timbers?
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42.  What even demonstarted the need for more central government to ensure private liberty
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43.  After the war, why did Congress believe that most of the INdians had forfeited their rights to their lands?
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44.  What advantages did the new nation fo the United States enjoy as it became independent
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45.  Shay's Rebellion was significant because it demonstrated that
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46.  What was Congreass able to accomplish through Native American policy under the Artilce of Confederation
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47.  What did Alexander Hamilton see as the solution to the problem of the weak Confederation government
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