6 Questions | Total Attempts: 703

SettingsSettingsSettings
Please wait...


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Sample old question: The Northwest Ordinances did which of the following?
    • A. 

      Provided for the annexation of the Oregon Territory

    • B. 

      Established reservations for Native Americans

    • C. 

      Granted settlers a free homestead of 160 acres

    • D. 

      Established the terms for settlement and admission of the new states

    • E. 

      Banned slavery north of the 36° 30’ line

  • 2. 
    Sample new question: “... The great rule of conduct for us, in regard to foreign nations, is in extending our commercial relations to have them as little political connection as possible. ... Europe has a set of primary interests which to us have none, or a very remote relation. Hence she must be engaged in frequent controversies, the cause of which are essentially foreign to our concerns.” 
    • – George Washington, Farewell Address, 1796
    •  
    • The concerns expressed by Washington were a response to the: 
    • A. 

      Debate over the proper treatment of American Indian tribes in the trans-Appalachian West

    • B. 

      Dispute over the possibility of annexing Canada from Great Britain

    • C. 

      Controversy regarding support for the revolutionary government of France

    • D. 

      Conflict with Great Britain over the treatment of American loyalists

  • 3. 
    Sample old question: The 1979 incident at Three Mile Island had which of the following effects? 
    • A. 

      It intensified criticism of the Supreme Court

    • B. 

      It intensified American Indian political activism

    • C. 

      It forced the United States to reconsider the policy of “massive retaliation”

    • D. 

      It increased public pressure to free the United States from dependence on foreign energy sources

    • E. 

      It increased support for the movement against nuclear power

  • 4. 
  • 5. 
    Sample old question: Which of the following colonies required each community of 50 or more families to provide a teacher of reading and writing?
    • A. 

      Pennsylvania

    • B. 

      Massachusetts

    • C. 

      Virginia

    • D. 

      Maryland

    • E. 

      Rhode Island

  • 6. 
    Sample new question: Answer a, b, and c. 
    •  
    • a) Briefly explain ONE example of how contact between Native Americans and Europeans brought changes to Native American societies in the period 1492 to 1700. 
    •  
    • b) Briefly explain a SECOND example of how contact between Native Americans and Europeans brought changes to Native American societies in the same period. 
    •  
    • c) Briefly explain ONE example of how Native American societies resisted change brought by contact with Europeans in the same period.