Citz 1001 Examination One Georgia History Study Questions

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Georgia History Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 
    The Georgia colony originally banned which of the following?
    • A. 

      Tradesmen

    • B. 

      Yeomen

    • C. 

      Slavery

  • 2. 
    Georgia sent a delegation to the First Continental Congress
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    By 1801 Georgia led the world in the production of _________?
    • A. 

      Tobacco

    • B. 

      Cotton

    • C. 

      Rice

    • D. 

      Silk

  • 4. 
    At the time of his death in 1859 Joseph Bond owned ________ slaves.
    • A. 

      150

    • B. 

      300

    • C. 

      500

    • D. 

      1500

  • 5. 
    At the time of secession ________ of Georgia’s white population owned no slaves.
    • A. 

      1/4

    • B. 

      1/2

    • C. 

      2/3

    • D. 

      3/4

  • 6. 
    On December 16, 1864 Gen. ___________ made the City of Savannah aChristmas present to President Lincoln.
    • A. 

      Sherman

    • B. 

      Grant

    • C. 

      Mead

    • D. 

      Lee

  • 7. 
    Reconstruction in Georgia was a peaceful transition from white supremacy toracial equality for black residents of the state.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Historian Eric Foner cited Georgia’s example as “the most comprehensive effort toundo Reconstruction.”
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    By 1870 Georgia’s average white male was worth $1,400 more than in 1860.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Sharecropping worked to the financial advantage of freedmen in Georgia.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    Henry Grady’s “New South” crusade sought to promote economic diversification through the promotion of sharecropping.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False