Colonial Empires And The American Revolution

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  • 1. 
    L in the sixteeth century, Portugal came to dominate _____________.
    • A. 

      France

    • B. 

      Spain

    • C. 

      Brazil

    • D. 

      America

  • 2. 
    Spains empire included parts of ___________, _______, and _______________America.
    • A. 

      France, Spain, Latin

    • B. 

      North , South , Central

    • C. 

      West ,East , Outer

  • 3. 
    By 1501, Spanish rulers permitted _________________ between Europeans and Native Americans, Whose offspring became known as ______________
    • A. 

      Fighting, mexicans

    • B. 

      Intermarriage, meztizo

    • C. 

      Bartering, french

  • 4. 
    A noticeable feature of Lain American _______________was the dominant role of the large landowner.
    • A. 

      Agriculture

    • B. 

      Hunting

    • C. 

      War

    • D. 

      Cooking

  • 5. 
    Portuguese Brrazil and Spanish Latin America were colonial _________ that lasted over three hundred years.
    • A. 

      Military

    • B. 

      Homesteads

    • C. 

      Empires

    • D. 

      Sports

  • 6. 
    Catholic missionaries, especially the __________, ______________, and _______________,fanned out to different parts of the Spanish Empire.
    • A. 

      Indians, Canadians, Americans

    • B. 

      Colonies, Missions, Catholics

    • C. 

      Dominicans, Francisians, Jesuits

  • 7. 
    The United Kingdom of Great Britain came into existence in 1707, when the governments of ___________ and___________ were united.
    • A. 

      England, Scotland

    • B. 

      France and Canada

    • C. 

      Germany, United States

    • D. 

      Wales, Austrilia

  • 8. 
    William Pitt the Elder expanded the British Empire by acquiring _________ and __________.
    • A. 

      Brazil, Kentucky

    • B. 

      Canada, India

    • C. 

      Cuba, Florida

  • 9. 
    On July 4, 1776, the Second Continental Congress approved a declaration of ____________written by Thomas Jefferson
    • A. 

      Bill of Rights

    • B. 

      Equal Rights

    • C. 

      War

    • D. 

      Independence

  • 10. 
    The _____________ , signed in 1783, recognized the indepence of the American colonies.
    • A. 

      Bill of Rights

    • B. 

      Constitution

    • C. 

      Treaty of Paris

    • D. 

      Parliment

  • 11. 
    The proposed Constittution of the United States created a _____________ system in which power woild be shared between the __________ government and the __________ government.
    • A. 

      Universal , urban, country

    • B. 

      Foriegn system, agricultural, domestic

    • C. 

      Local, foriegn, city

    • D. 

      Federal system, national, state

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