Immigration And Ellis Island Quiz

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  • 1. 
    During what time period did people travel to Ellis Island?
    • A. 

      A. A New Land 1565- 1600s

    • B. 

      B. Building A Modern America 1969

    • C. 

      C. The American Dream 1892

    • D. 

      D. A Place of Refuge 1930s

  • 2. 
    What are three reasons people immigrated to the U.S?
    • A. 

      Public funding, sports participation, free airfare

    • B. 

      War, famine, hopes for a better life

    • C. 

      Lottery, war, hope for a better future for children

    • D. 

      Jobs, food, to work for airlines

  • 3. 
    People came to America by
    • A. 

      Automobile

    • B. 

      Boat

    • C. 

      Airplane

    • D. 

      Train

  • 4. 
    What was a reason for which people could be deported?
    • A. 

      Disease

    • B. 

      No Green Card

    • C. 

      Unable to speak English

  • 5. 
    Ellis Island is located in what state?
    • A. 

      New Jersey

    • B. 

      Virginia

    • C. 

      New York

    • D. 

      Pennsylvania

  • 6. 
    Immigrants had their own:
    • A. 

      Railroads

    • B. 

      Stockyards

    • C. 

      Languages

    • D. 

      Congress

  • 7. 
    Who was the fist person to come to America through Ellis Island?
    • A. 

      Leopold Stokowski

    • B. 

      Annie Moore

    • C. 

      Sigmund Freud

    • D. 

      Madeline Astor

  • 8. 
    Only 60,000 people immigrated to the U.S. from Europe between 1870 and 1910.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    All immigrants that arrived at Ellis Island were allowed to stay in the U.S.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    How much was a ticket to Ellis Island in the 1900's?
    • A. 

      $30

    • B. 

      $130

    • C. 

      $800

    • D. 

      $831.67

  • 11. 
    Was the Statue of Liberty a gift from the French? 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False