6 Written questions
6 Multiple choice questions
- territory in western United States purchased from France in 1803 for $15 million
- notched throwing stick used by hunters to propel spears farther and faster.
- the economic crisis beginning with the stock market crash in 1929 and continuing through the 1930s
- President Johnson called his version of the Democratic reform program the Great Society. In 1965, Congress passed many Great Society measures, including Medicare, civil rights legislation, and federal aid to education.
- Seagulls showed up and ate all of the Mormon Crickets that were eating crops
- Car, Train, Airplane, Bike
5 True/False questions
poor Richards Almanac → 1732-1758 containing many sayings called from thinkers of the ages emphasizing such home spun virtues as thrift industry morality and common sense Frankin wrote it
Government Officials → people elected or appointed to administer a government
New Deal → the historic period (1933-1940) in the U.S. during which President Franklin Roosevelt's economic policies were implemented
Holiday Celebrations--dates & reasons → Pres. Day, 3 Mon in Feb; Independence Day, Jul 4; Pioneer Day, Jul 24; Thanksgiving, 4 Thurs in Nov; Christmas, Dec 25; Halloween, Oct 31; New Year's Eve/Day, Dec 31/Jan1
Government Terms of Office → Pres. 4 years; House 2 years; Senate 6 years