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5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Jose Maria Morelos
- Women's Rights Convention
- Confederation of 1867
- Abraham Lincoln
- a Mexican priest and former student of Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla, he led the forces fighting for Mexican independence until he was captured and executed in 1814. (See also Hidalgo y Costilla, Miguel.)
- b An 1848 gatherin of women angered by their exclusion from an international antislavery meeting. They met at Seneca Falls, New York, to discuss women's rights.
- c Negotiated union of the formerly separate colonial governments of Ontario, Quebec, New Brunswick, and Nova Scotia. This new Dominion of Canada with a central government in Ottawa is seen as the beginning of the Canadian nation.
- d U.S. statesmen, 16th president. Led Union to victory in Civil War. Assassinated. Sometimes called "Honest Abe".
- e The condition experienced by economies that depend on colonial forms of production such as the export of raw materials and plantation crops with low wages and low investment in education.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- Men and women who agitated for a complete end to slavery. Abolitionist pressure ended the British transatlantic slave trade in 1808 and slavery in British colonies in 1834. In the United States the activities of abolitionists were one factor leadin to the Civil War.
- Shawnee leader who attempted to organize an Amerindian confederacy to prevent the loss of additional territory to American settlers. He became an ally of the British in War of 1812 and died in battle.
- 1882, eliminated most Chinese immiration
- First president of the United States to be born in humble circumstances. He was popular among frontier residents, urban workers, and small farmers. He had a successful political career as judge, eneral, congressman, senator, and president. After bieng denied the presidency in 1824 in a controversial election, he won in 1828 and was reelected in 1832.
- President of Mexico (1858-1872). Born in poverty in Mexico, he was educated as a lawyer and rose to become chief justice of the Mexican supreme court and then president. He led mexico's resistance to a French invasion in 1863and the installation of Maximilian as emperor.
5 True/False Questions
Caudillo → A rebellion of the Maya people against the government of Mexico in 1847. It nearly returned the Yucatan to Maya rule. Some Maya rebels retreated to unoccupied territories where they held out until 1901.
Development → The condition experienced by economies that depend on colonial forms of production such as the export of raw materials and plantation crops with low wages and low investment in education.
Acculturation → The adoption of the languae, customs, values, and behaviors of host nations by immigrants.
Indian Removal Act → nephew of Napoleon I and emperor of the French from 1852 to 1871 (1808-1873)
Jose Antonio Paez → Mexican priest and former student of Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla, he led the forces fighting for Mexican independence until he was captured and executed in 1814. (See also Hidalgo y Costilla, Miguel.)