5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Frank Lloyd Wright
- George Washington
- Roosevelt Corollary
- The Beatles
- Federal Reserve Act
- a Considered America's greatest architect. Pioneered the concept that a building should blend into and harmonize with its surroundings rather than following classical designs.
- b addition to the Monroe Doctrine asserting America's right to intervene in Latin American affairs
- c a British band that had an enormous influence on popular music in the 1960s
- d Virginian, patriot, general, and president. Lived at Mount Vernon. Led the Revolutionary Army in the fight for independence. First President of the United States.
- e A 1913 law that set up a system of federal banks and gave government the power to control the money supply
5 Multiple choice questions
- worked towards asylums for the mentally insane,worked alongside Mann
- The act of accusing people of disloyalty and communism
- Turning point of the American Revolution. It was very important because it convinced the French to give the U.S. military support. It lifted American spirits, ended the British threat in New England by taking control of the Hudson River, and, most importantly, showed the French that the Americans had the potential to beat their enemy, Great Britain.
- Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the government for a redress of grievances.
- United States inventor (born in Scotland) of the telephone (1847-1922)
5 True/False questions
n New England families it was usual that → New Lights brought new ideas,rejected by Old Lights; both sought out institutions independentof each other
8th Amendment → Amendment to the United States Constitution (1913) gave Congress the power to tax income.
Wherever Europeans went as explorers and settlers in the fifteenth century, they → the ethnic and religious diversity in their populations
Know-Nothing (American) Party → Also known as Babe Ruth, he became a celebrity with his record of hitting 60 home runs in one season lasted for more than 30 years
Robert E. Lee → Confederate general who had opposed secession but did not believe the Union should be held together by force