HISTORY BONUS Qs
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Who was the founder of Rhode Island?
When did the Pilgrims arrive at Plymouth Rock?
Who said, "All men would be tyrants if they could?"
What king refused to even look at the Olive Branch Petition?
King George III
Who believed that the constitution allowed for the creation of the Bank of US?
______ is an import tax on goods produced in another country?
Who was the leader of the Miami of Ohio Confederacy but was forced to resign when he refused to fight against ______ of the US?
Little Turtle; Wayne
What included all the land drained by the western tributaries of the Mississippi River and doubled the size of the US? US bought this land for $15 mill from ______
Louisiana Purchase; Napoleon
What was a protest against Hamilton's excise tax in 1794?
What created the judicial structure of the Supreme Court, which consisted of a Chief Justice and five associate justices?
The Judiciary Act of 1789
who was the Ottawa leader who captured eight British forts in the Ohio Valley area after the French and Indian War?
Who became the leader of Jamestown after the original leader died and told the men that " ...he that will not work shall not eat"?
When did Columbus discover the New World?
What divided the New World lands between Spain and Portugal in the Western Hemisphere?
The Treaty of Tordesillas
Who conquered the Aztecs?
What was the revolt against Governor Berkeley and some of the planters of Jamestown because he failed to protect the colonists from the Native Americans in the Piedmont region called?
What was the name of the ocean trip from Africa to South America and the West Indies for the slaves?
Who worked for a family for about seven years in return for passage to America and room and board, then they would be freed?
Who was expelled from the Massachusetts Bay Colony because she could read and interpret the Bible to other women and may have disagreed with the Puritan interpretation of the Bible?
Who was considered to be the leading champion of Enlightenment ideals in US?
What forbade the settlement of colonists west of the Appalachian Mountains because the British could not send troops to protect them?
Proclamation of 1763
22. Who labeled the fight in Boston the Boston Massacre?
When was the Boston Tea Party?
When was the French and Indian War?
When was the American Revolutionary War?
After the episode of the Boston Tea Party, Parliament passed the ________, which forced the colonists to pay for all the damaged or destroyed tea in Boston Harbor.
What act violated "no taxation without representation?
What act replaced #27?
what treaty marked the end of the War of 1812?
Treaty of Ghent
When was the Declaration of Independence signed?
Who was the primary writer of the Declaration of Independence?
Who was the commander of the Continental Army?
The ____________ believed in a loose interpretation of the Constitution, while the________believed in a strict interpretation.
What president ordered the Embargo Act of 1807?