Social Studies Chapter 6 Lesson 1-2 Practice Quiz

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Prentice hall: AMERICA History of Our Nation grade 7 chapter 6 lesson 1-2


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Patriots and loyalists were in the ___________ at the start of 1776.
    • A. 

      Majority

    • B. 

      Middle

    • C. 

      Minority

    • D. 

      Half

  • 2. 
    Thomas Jefferson was the writer of "The Crisis" and "Common Sense".
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    A __________ is a formal statement of opinon.  
  • 4. 
    Thomas Jefferson was chosen to write the Declaration of Independence.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    The Declaration was based on the ideas of the _________________.
  • 6. 
    The List of Grievances was wrote because the King volated _________.
    • A. 

      Bathrooms

    • B. 

      Rights of the colonists

    • C. 

      Rights of the slaves

    • D. 

      Rights of all the people in the colonies.

  • 7. 
    We declared Indepence on what day?
    • A. 

      July 24th, 2006

    • B. 

      July 4th, 1776

  • 8. 
    The Continental Army Lost Battle in These places:
    • A. 

      Staten Island

    • B. 

      Brooklyn

    • C. 

      Long Island

    • D. 

      New York City

    • E. 

      Trenton

    • F. 

      Valley Forge

  • 9. 
    What happended On December 26, 1776?
  • 10. 
    Three reasons the battle at Saratoga was an important win.
    • A. 

      It held the British off for some time.

    • B. 

      There was cannons

    • C. 

      It lifted the Patriots spirits

    • D. 

      Gave Europeans a good mind of them

    • E. 

      Showed the British that they werent going to have an easy win

  • 11. 
    Who gave the Americans money and guns during the out break of the Revolution?
    • A. 

      Britain

    • B. 

      Italy

    • C. 

      Natives

    • D. 

      France

  • 12. 
    When Marquis de Lafayett got hurt, George Washington told him that he deserved it.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    Who trained the poorly trained colonists for battle?
  • 14. 
    What is a cavlary?
  • 15. 
    The army was able to finish the pursuit of battle at Valley Forge.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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