6.B Growing Conflict And New Political Ideas In The Colonies

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Quiz on SOL 6. B


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Colonists had grown to resent the rule of England. What was the new feeling of colonists in dealing with English rule.
    • A. 

      Buy their freedom from England

    • B. 

      Give in to England's taxes and trade laws

    • C. 

      The colonies were going to have to seperate from England and become independent

    • D. 

      Leave life in the colonies and move to France

  • 2. 
    What was a Continental Congress? Which one was the committee to write the Declaration of Indenence made at and where was it?
    • A. 

      Group of representatives from the colonies, 2nd, Philadelphia Pennsylvania

    • B. 

      Map makers debating continents, 1st, Pittsburgh Pennsylvania

    • C. 

      Group of representatives, 1st, Philadelphia Pennsylvania

    • D. 

      A Congress, 7th, Washington D.C.

  • 3. 
    What were the "certain unalienable rights" Thomas Jefferson spoke of in the Declaration of Independence?
    • A. 

      Money, defense, fun

    • B. 

      Freedom of speech and religion

    • C. 

      Life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness

    • D. 

      Freedom and death

  • 4. 
    Which of the following did not happen BEFORE the Declaration of Independence was signed in 1776?
    • A. 

      John Locke started ideas of natural rights

    • B. 

      French and Indian War

    • C. 

      Stamp Act and Proclamation of 1763

    • D. 

      George Washington was named the first president of the United States of America

  • 5. 
    Which of the following did the Declaration of Independence not include?
    • A. 

      List of grievances or complaints against English rule

    • B. 

      Colonists thoughts on government

    • C. 

      Why the colonies were seeking independence

    • D. 

      A demand to end slavery

  • 6. 
    Is the Declaration of Independence representing the colonists from New Hampshire to Georgia who wish be free from English rule?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No