American History Honors

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American History Quizzes & Trivia

Fill in the blanks with American History terms. This should help you study. 9/10 grade level.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The ____________________ put a tax on all legal documents in the colonies in order to raise money for Great Brittain so they could pay off their war debts from The French and Indian War
  • 2. 
    The Stamp Act Congress was a meeting of the colonies to discuss how to deal with the Stamp Act. it agreed on ____________ and the ________________________ of tax collectors.
  • 3. 
    The Columbian Exchange was:
    • A. 

      When Columbians exchanged money to colonist for work.

    • B. 

      When Native Americans died from diseases brought to America by Eropean Explorers.

    • C. 

      Columbians were forced to leave America because of their religeous beliefs.

    • D. 

      When cash crops were exchanged for slaves.

  • 4. 
    The __________________________ was the first act of democracy in the colonies. It had the idea that one person is one vote, majority rules, all had to agree to be loyal to the king, not everyone could vote- only Seperatist and no women.
  • 5. 
    The colonies were so spread out over a vast area that the British could not capture all the area so they concentrated their attacks on certain areas. What was the main area they concentrated on and why?
    • A. 

      South because of the Loyalists

    • B. 

      South because of the Patriots

    • C. 

      North because of the Patriots

    • D. 

      North because of the Loyalists

  • 6. 
    What was the reason for European colonization?
    • A. 

      To provide goods

    • B. 

      They were sick of British rule

    • C. 

      Both A and D

    • D. 

      Merchantalism