A Review Quiz On History For 7th Grade!

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Some history skills involve researching in libraries and other places where written records may be found. Where very little written evidence is available e. G. , for people living way back in the stone ages, the bronze age or the iron age, different skills are required. That is where historians called archaeologists are needed.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is an anachronism?
    • A. 

      A book about a historical figure

    • B. 

      A huge fear of spiders

    • C. 

      A reason for going to war

    • D. 

      Something placed in the wrong time period

  • 2. 
    Which period of history came immediately before the Middle Ages?
    • A. 

      The Black Ages

    • B. 

      The Classical Age

    • C. 

      The Dark Ages

    • D. 

      The Doomsdays

  • 3. 
    Historians use what to show events in order?
    • A. 

      Calendar line

    • B. 

      Chronoline

    • C. 

      Lifeline

    • D. 

      Timeline

  • 4. 
    What is a hypothesis?
    • A. 

      A historical error

    • B. 

      A possible explanation

    • C. 

      A Roman central heating system

    • D. 

      A source that has been damaged

  • 5. 
    Someone who excavates historical sites is called what?
    • A. 

      Anthropologist

    • B. 

      Archaeologist

    • C. 

      Archaeopteryx

    • D. 

      Archivist

  • 6. 
    A historian may be said to do what with evidence?
    • A. 

      Internalise it

    • B. 

      Interpolate it

    • C. 

      Interpret it

    • D. 

      Interrogate it

  • 7. 
    Objects as evidence are known as what?
    • A. 

      Aristofacts

    • B. 

      Artefacts

    • C. 

      Factoids

    • D. 

      Factotums

  • 8. 
    Which of these is not a primary source?
    • A. 

      A photo of the World War One trenches

    • B. 

      Anne Frank's diary

    • C. 

      Bones in a burial chamber

    • D. 

      Last week's newspaper article about the slave trade

  • 9. 
    What term means a source produced after an event?
    • A. 

      Consequential

    • B. 

      Fake

    • C. 

      Secondary

    • D. 

      Subsidiary

  • 10. 
    Which of these is the correct chronological order?
    • A. 

      Stuarts, Tudors, Victorians, Georgians

    • B. 

      Tudors, Georgians, Stuarts, Victorians

    • C. 

      Tudors, Stuarts, Georgians, Victorians

    • D. 

      Tudors, Stuarts, Victorians, Georgians

  • 11. 
    Which of these is the correct chronological order?
    • A. 

      Stuarts, Tudors, Victorians, Georgians

    • B. 

      Tudors, Georgians, Stuarts, Victorians

    • C. 

      Tudors, Stuarts, Georgians, Victorians

    • D. 

      Tudors, Stuarts, Victorians, Georgians

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