5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- ornfields in the Southwest stopped producing corn because
- As compared to the Chesapeake colonies, New England had
- William Penn's Frame of Government for his colony
- 20-Negro Law
- Brigham Young
- a The successor to the Mormons after the death of Joseph Smith. He was responsible for the survival of the sect and its establishment in Utah, thereby populating the would-be state.
- b a balanced gender ratio
- c salt water diverted to the fields eventually produced toxic soil
- d In 1863 this law was passed that exempted an owner or overseer of twenty or more slaves from service at war
- e was based on the ideas of James Harrington.
5 Multiple choice questions
- allowed Parliament to completely legislateover the colonies, limited colonists' say
- Right to a trial by jury in civil cases
- United States aviator who in 1927 made the first solo nonstop flight across the Atlantic Ocean.
- Film maker, cartoonist, visionary. He developed many famous characters as well as amusement theme parks.
- An unsuccessful invasion of Cuba in 1961, which was sponsored by the United States. Its purpose was to overthrow Cuban dictator Fidel Castro.
5 True/False questions
Andrew Mellon → Founded by Joseph Smith, who claimed he was visited by God: 1830 he published a document called "The Book of Mormon." He said it was a translation of a set of gold tablets he had found in the hills of New York, revealed to him by an angel of God. Also known as Latter-Day Saints
For slaveholders, skilled slaves were generally LESS _______ than field hands. → controllable
Watergate → The events and scandal surrounding a break-in at the Democratic National Committee headquarters in 1972 and the subsequent cover-up of White House involvement, leading to the eventual resignation of President Nixon under the threat of impeachment.
General Electric → Investor-created company that encouraged the spread of electricity; manufactured lightbulbs, and mainly made electricity available to more people cheaply. Also developed air brakes for trains.
Townshend Act (1767 → similar to Navigatio; raised money to paycolonial officials by American taxes; led to Boston boycott of English luxuries