Mid Term Review Quiz

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Mid Term Review Quiz

The seventh grade will be taking their mid term on January 31 and February 1. Please take this quiz to practice the content.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    According to many anthropologists, a land bridge during the Ice Age allowed migration between which two continents?
    • A. 

      South America and North America

    • B. 

      North America and Europe

    • C. 

      Asia and North America

    • D. 

      Europe and Asia

  • 2. 
    Which of these examples is a secondary source of information about industrialization?
    • A. 

      Diary of a factory worker

    • B. 

      Photograph of a child working in a factory

    • C. 

      Letter written by an immigrant textile worker

    • D. 

      Textbook chapter about Andrew Carnegie

  • 3. 
    What was one impact of European exploration on Native American Indians?
    • A. 

      European farming techniques were quickly adopted

    • B. 

      Many Native American Indians were resettled throughout Europe

    • C. 

      Conflicts between Native American Indian tribes ended.

    • D. 

      Diseases brought by Europeans caused large numbers of deaths.

  • 4. 
    Which cash crop is credited with helping the Jamestown colony to survive?
    • A. 

      Tobacco

    • B. 

      Cotton

    • C. 

      Squash

    • D. 

      Barley

  • 5. 
    The Virginia House of Burgesses was important in the development of colonial America because it was the first attempt to
    • A. 

      Practice representative democracy

    • B. 

      Start a plantation system of farming

    • C. 

      Protest against mercantilism

    • D. 

      Establish religious freedom

  • 6. 
    “…give me liberty or give me death!” “A government of our own is our natural right…” “We must indeed all hang together or, most assuredly, we shall all hang separately.” During the period of the American Revolution, these statements were made by members of which group?
    • A. 

      Redcoats

    • B. 

      Patriots

    • C. 

      Loyalists

    • D. 

      Tories

  • 7. 
    Which document guarantees freedom of speech, the right to bear arms, and protection from unreasonable search and seizure?
    • A. 

      Declaration of Independence

    • B. 

      Common Sense

    • C. 

      Bill of Rights

    • D. 

      Albany Plan of Union

  • 8. 
    “. . . We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable rights, that among these are life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness. . . . ”
    • A. 

      Mayflower Compact

    • B. 

      Constitution

    • C. 

      Declaration of Independence

    • D. 

      Abigail Adams letter to John Adams "Remember the Ladies

  • 9. 
    Which feature of the Constitution prevents one branch of the national government from becoming too powerful?
    • A. 

      Checks and balances

    • B. 

      Separation of powers

    • C. 

      Federalism

    • D. 

      Ratification

  • 10. 
    Which situation provides the best evidence that the Iroquois (Haudenosaunee) adapted to their physical environment?
    • A. 

      Living in longhouses made of wood and bark

    • B. 

      Speaking a language different from that of their neighbors

    • C. 

      Developing an alliance with the Algonquins

    • D. 

      Including women in the governing process

  • 11. 
    In the thirteen British colonies, voting rights were limited to
    • A. 

      Colonists born in America

    • B. 

      Men who owned property

    • C. 

      Women who could read and write

    • D. 

      People who had come from England

  • 12. 
    The British system of mercantilism was designed to
    • A. 

      Close Boston Harbor to trade

    • B. 

      Encourage trade outside the British Empire

    • C. 

      Favor the economic interests of Great Britain

    • D. 

      Prevent local elections in the thirteen colonies

  • 13. 
    The first ten amendments were added to the Constitution to
    • A. 

      Remove portions of the original Constitution

    • B. 

      Protect individual freedoms from governmental power

    • C. 

      Make changes in the election process

    • D. 

      Increase the power of the legislative branch

  • 14. 
    The Quakers of Pennsylvania believed in religious toleration. This meant that they
    • A. 

      Supported government control of religion

    • B. 

      Required children to attend religious schools

    • C. 

      Refused to join either side in a war

    • D. 

      Allowed others to practice their own religion

  • 15. 
    New England town meetings and the Virginia House of Burgesses were colonial efforts to
    • A. 

      Practice self-government

    • B. 

      Form a union of all the colonies

    • C. 

      Raise colonial militias

    • D. 

      encourage colonial trade

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