Local History: Change Over Time

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    • A. 

      To identify your ideas before writing a story.

    • B. 

      To see which items occurred most often.

    • C. 

      To present facts in order so that major events can be easily identified and understood.

  • 2. 
    • A. 

      100

    • B. 

      10

    • C. 

      1,000

  • 3. 
    • A. 

      100

    • B. 

      10

    • C. 

      1,000

  • 4. 
    Ohio became the 21st state in 1803.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Bezaleel Wells founded the city of Canton in what year?
    • A. 

      1808

    • B. 

      1805

    • C. 

      1803

  • 6. 
    In 1803, Ohio became the ____ state.
    • A. 

      17th

    • B. 

      13th

    • C. 

      21st

  • 7. 
    The Ohio government authorized the creation of Stark County in ____.
    • A. 

      1803

    • B. 

      1805

    • C. 

      1808

  • 8. 
    Choose all of the years that include the decade of the 1980's.
    • A. 

      1967

    • B. 

      1958

    • C. 

      1984

    • D. 

      1987

    • E. 

      1990

    • F. 

      1981

    • G. 

      1977

    • H. 

      1998

    • I. 

      1972

    • J. 

      1983

    • K. 

      1988

    • L. 

      1975

  • 9. 
    The 17th century would include the years:
    • A. 

      1700 - 1799

    • B. 

      1600 - 1699

    • C. 

      1500 - 1599

  • 10. 
    The 1st century would include the years:
    • A. 

      100 - 199

    • B. 

      1300 - 1399

    • C. 

      0 -100

  • 11. 
    Choose all of the years that include the 19th century.
    • A. 

      1848

    • B. 

      1922

    • C. 

      1945

    • D. 

      1881

    • E. 

      1803

    • F. 

      1987

    • G. 

      1903

    • H. 

      1873

    • I. 

      1835

    • J. 

      1938

    • K. 

      1957

  • 12. 
    • A. 

      Car salesman

    • B. 

      Lifeguard

    • C. 

      Farmer

  • 13. 
    In 1843, each grade level had their own classrooms in school.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    • A. 

      McKinley Monument and The Empire State Building

    • B. 

      Native Americans and The Flood of 1913

    • C. 

      Loam Soil and The Ohio-Erie Canal

  • 15. 
    Choose all of the words that best describe Loam Soil
    • A. 

      Sand

    • B. 

      Water

    • C. 

      Granite

    • D. 

      Sandstone

    • E. 

      Rocks

    • F. 

      Silt

    • G. 

      Plastic

    • H. 

      Rubber

    • I. 

      Clay

  • 16. 
    Choose two reasons that best describe why the population of Canton grew from 3,298 in 1840 to 14,873 in 1880.
    • A. 

      Loam Soil for farming

    • B. 

      Free houses

    • C. 

      Six Flags Amusement Park

    • D. 

      Wally World

    • E. 

      Ohio-Erie Canal

  • 17. 
    In _____ The McKinley Monument was finally complete and open to the public.
    • A. 

      1907

    • B. 

      1917

    • C. 

      1957

  • 18. 
    How did The Ohio-Erie Canal help farmers?
    • A. 

      Provided better eggs from the chickens

    • B. 

      Allowed them to travel and ship their crops

    • C. 

      Provided rain to make their crops grow

  • 19. 
    If you were a child in school in 1853, after 8th grade you would ...
    • A. 

      Go back to 3rd grade

    • B. 

      Go to high school

    • C. 

      Work on the farm