Social Study 4 Test

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Chapter 4 Social Studies Test


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  • 1. 
    Which had a greater influence on colonial growth?
    • A. 

      European Immigration

    • B. 

      Slavery Immigration

    • C. 

      Larger Families

  • 2. 
    Check all the factors that led to the increase in colonial growth.
    • A. 

      European Immigration

    • B. 

      Slavery Immigration

    • C. 

      People were healthier

  • 3. 
    A family on 19 or more, like the "Duggars" would most likely be a famous family in colonial time.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False, lots of families had many kids.

  • 4. 
    In New England, most people lived in _____________.
  • 5. 
    This type of farming only produces enough to meet a family's needs.
    • A. 

      Cash crop

    • B. 

      Subsistence

    • C. 

      Plantation

    • D. 

      Share crop

  • 6. 
    _______ building was very important to the New England economy.
  • 7. 
    There were 2 triangular trade routes. One involving America, Britain & the West Indies. One involving America, Africa & the West Indies.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False, there was only one triangular trade route.

  • 8. 
    The ____________ passage was the most inhumane, and was the slave journey to America.
  • 9. 
    These crops were sold to make money.
    • A. 

      Cash crop

    • B. 

      Plantation

    • C. 

      Share crop

    • D. 

      Subsistence

  • 10. 
    Which were the 2 largest cities in the colonies?
    • A. 

      New York

    • B. 

      Boston

    • C. 

      Charleston, SC

    • D. 

      Philidelphia

  • 11. 
    Iron work was the middle colonies largest industry, and attracted more than 100,000 immigrants to Pennsylvania.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False, farming was the largest industry in the middle colonies.

  • 12. 
    The middle colonies had a lot of cultural diversity. What word best defines diversity?
    • A. 

      Different

    • B. 

      Cultural

    • C. 

      Variety

    • D. 

      Similar

  • 13. 
    Based on this map of colonial Philadelphia, what can you say is true?
    • A. 

      It was planned

    • B. 

      It was on the water

    • C. 

      It was heavily populated

    • D. 

      It was the capital

  • 14. 
    Which were the fastest growing colonial economies  in America?
    • A. 

      Georgia

    • B. 

      Maryland

    • C. 

      North Carolina

    • D. 

      South Carolina

  • 15. 
    There were lots of plantation owners throughout the south.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False, plantation owners were few, but powerful.

  • 16. 
    Which are true about the southern colonies?
    • A. 

      They had poor soil

    • B. 

      Slavery was popular

    • C. 

      There was rich soil and warm climate

    • D. 

      Everyone in the south owned slaves

  • 17. 
    Strict rules for slave behavior and punishment were called slave _________.
  • 18. 
    Only English ships could ship goods from Colonies to America and back & sugar/tobacco couldn’t be shipped outside England.
    • A. 

      English Acts

    • B. 

      Trade Acts

    • C. 

      Colonial Acts

    • D. 

      Navigation Acts

  • 19. 
    Most colonist were taught to read or write from their parents.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False, from school teachers.

  • 20. 
    This was the 1st college founded in 1636.
    • A. 

      Harvard

    • B. 

      Yale

    • C. 

      Princeton

    • D. 

      Brown

  • 21. 
    Which did Ben Franklin do?
    • A. 

      Was a printer, owned newspaper by 23

    • B. 

      Discovered electricity

    • C. 

      Invented: lightning rod, bifocals, stove

  • 22. 
    Britain wanted to settle in the ______ valley, but the French already have forts there.
  • 23. 
    The British felt they needed to attack the British because they felt threatened being surrounded by the French.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 24. 
    Which group sided with the British?
    • A. 

      Miami

    • B. 

      Ottawa

    • C. 

      Iroquois

    • D. 

      Blackhawk

  • 25. 
    Most Native Americans sided with the _______.
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