7th Grade Social Studies Final Exam

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7th Grade Social Studies Final Exam - Quiz

Social studies is the study of the societies around the world and how they interact with each other. In this past year as a 7th grade student you have learnt about the history of America and civics. The quiz below is designed to help you review all that. Give it a shot.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Total sum of money a government owes
    • A. 

      Poll Tax

    • B. 

      Sectionalism

    • C. 

      National debt

  • 2. 
    Not legal under the Constitution
    • A. 

      Sedition

    • B. 

      Iroquois

    • C. 

      Unconstitutional

  • 3. 
    The longest leg of a trianlge trade, many Africans died in this portion of the trip
    • A. 

      Federalism

    • B. 

      Middle Passage

    • C. 

      Civil War

  • 4. 
    A law that allowed the president to expel foreigners
    • A. 

      Census

    • B. 

      Alien Act

    • C. 

      Dred Scott

  • 5. 
    American Revolution 1st Battle
    • A. 

      God, Gold, Glory

    • B. 

      Lexington and Concord

    • C. 

      Separation of Powers

  • 6. 
    Middle, Peter Stuyvestant, Dutch and Britisch (patroons)
    • A. 

      New York

    • B. 

      Iroquois

    • C. 

      Cabinet

  • 7. 
    Roads on which tolls were collected
    • A. 

      Bill

    • B. 

      Fugitive

    • C. 

      Turnpike

  • 8. 
    The government the southern states established after they seceded from the Union
    • A. 

      Crusades

    • B. 

      Impeach

    • C. 

      Confederacy

  • 9. 
    Powers given to the national government
    • A. 

      Shared powers

    • B. 

      Concurrent powers

    • C. 

      Delegated Powers

  • 10. 
    The Ohio Valley
    • A. 

      Civil War battles took place in

    • B. 

      French and Indian War took place in

    • C. 

      Proclamation of 1763 purpose

  • 11. 
    Assuming all states and National debts and issuing new bonds to refinance the total debt, adding an excise tax on luxeries, adding tariffs on imported goods, creating a national bank to handle government accounts and coin currency
    • A. 

      Hamilton's Financial Plan

    • B. 

      Kansas Nebraska Act

    • C. 

      Unconstitutional

  • 12. 
    How should slaves be counted to determine population?  The Southern States wanted them to be counted and the Northern States did not.
    • A. 

      The 3/5's Compromise

    • B. 

      Temperance

    • C. 

      Electoral College

  • 13. 
    Loose Confederation of States, weak central government, more power to the states, ended the war, set up a frame of government. (No power to regulate trade tax, raise an army,navy or make money)
    • A. 

      Proprietary Colony

    • B. 

      Constitution

    • C. 

      Articles of Confederation

  • 14. 
    Documents that sets out laws for government
    • A. 

      Confederation

    • B. 

      Mercantilism

    • C. 

      Constitution

  • 15. 
    Banned Slavery
    • A. 

      Free Market

    • B. 

      Cabinet

    • C. 

      !3th Amendment

  • 16. 
    The war of 1812 causes----- President of the Confederacy
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    Free Market----Prices are not regulated by the government
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    Caucus-------Private meetings where candidates are chosen
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    John Brown-------- Abolistionaist who was hanged after leading an unsuccessful raid at Harper's Ferry, Virginia (1800-1858)
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    Factory System----- Brought workers and Machinery together in one place. Workers earned wages.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 21. 
    American Revolution Last Battle---------The colonial trade route between New Englan, Africa, and the West Indies in which rum, lumber and slaves were traded.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 22. 
    Sedition---------------- South, Jamestown, House of Burgess, tobacco
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 23. 
    Temperance------- act/decision that sets an example for others to follow.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 24. 
    Women's Rights Movement--------Helped newly freed African Americans
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 25. 
    Lousiana Purchase------Bill that would ban slavery in the territories acquired after the War with Mexico.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False