Initial Quiz For Mr Vanalstyne's US History Class

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Where can a student in US History access the textbook?
    • A. 

      Edline

    • B. 

      Palm Beach County Library

    • C. 

      New York City

    • D. 

      Computer Lab

  • 2. 
    Which one of the options below is the text for the class?
    • A. 

      United States History – 1850 - Present

    • B. 

      Florida and US History

    • C. 

      American History - through the Century

    • D. 

      US History - From the Beginnings

  • 3. 
    How many section dividers are required for a US History Folder?
    • A. 

      4

    • B. 

      3

    • C. 

      2

    • D. 

      None of the Above

  • 4. 
    Using the site http://www.archives.gov/education/lessons/worksheets/, answer the following question.  When analyzing a poster document, how should a symbol be evaluated?
    • A. 

      As clear, memorable or dramatic

    • B. 

      As frightful, strong or unbending

    • C. 

      As funny, serious or sad

    • D. 

      As fictitious, anonymous or dried out

  • 5. 
    Where can a student find the details for organizing and grading folders?
    • A. 

      Table of Contents

    • B. 

      Syllabus

    • C. 

      Edline

    • D. 

      Textbooks

  • 6. 
    Which one of the options below is the best definition of a primary source?
    • A. 

      Items that are from the time period involved, have not been filtered through interpretation or evaluation and includes original materials on which other research is based.

    • B. 

      Accounts written after the fact with the benefit of hindsight and include interpretations and evaluations.

    • C. 

      Information which is a distillation and collection of primary and secondary sources

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 7. 
    What percentage is required for a student to pass each online quiz and email a certificate of completion? 
    • A. 

      100%

    • B. 

      90%

    • C. 

      80%

    • D. 

      None of the Above

  • 8. 
    Which of the following are items which will be due within the first two weeks of class
    • A. 

      Return a signed syllabus

    • B. 

      Return a signed Blogging Rules form

    • C. 

      Complete a US History Blog at http://weblogs.pbspaces.com/vanshistory/

    • D. 

      Complete Mr. VanAlstyne's initial quiz at http://www.proprofs.com/quiz-school/story.php?title=NTM3Mzg4