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US History multiple choice
In 1775, most of the population in the…
The cultivation of Tobacco in Jamestow…
Which of the following statements abou…
If a Unicameral legislature was added…
Lived east of the Alleghany mountains, lived in rual areas, w…
finally diversified the colony's economy
It was governed by an appointed royal govennor an governors c…
three houses
In 1775, most of the population in the…
Lived east of the Alleghany mountains, lived in rual areas, w…
The cultivation of Tobacco in Jamestow…
finally diversified the colony's economy
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US History Multiple Choice
In the aftermath of the 1831 Nat Turne…
Which of the following was the most pr…
Which of the following statements best…
The final decision made by the House o…
debated but then rejected a measure calling for the gradual a…
the governments war debt
Even though the colonists believe an act of Parliament to be…
the burgesses did not seek independence from England
In the aftermath of the 1831 Nat Turne…
debated but then rejected a measure calling for the gradual a…
Which of the following was the most pr…
the governments war debt
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US History Multiple Choice
When George Washington took office as…
Alexander Hamilton's Long-term goal wa…
Which of the following is NOT part of…
Which of the following was Not an obje…
Maintaining Political Harmony
Make the United States a major commercial and military power
E) A national capital city with experiment manufacturing
D) the proposals would prevent the development of manufacturi…
When George Washington took office as…
Maintaining Political Harmony
Alexander Hamilton's Long-term goal wa…
Make the United States a major commercial and military power
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us history multiple choice
the north ad the follow advantages dur…
radical reconstruction resulted in all…
which of the following events occurred…
most native americans in the US
aid from Britain and france
reduction in white southerner's anger toward the north
withdrawal of federal troops from the south
were forced into small reservations
the north ad the follow advantages dur…
aid from Britain and france
radical reconstruction resulted in all…
reduction in white southerner's anger toward the north
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US History Multiple Choice
During the Civil War
The Southern cause was weakened by
According to Stephen Douglas's Freepor…
Personal Liberty Laws were
Blacks were enlisted by the union army only after the Emancip…
the concept of states' rights on which the confederacy was fo…
Popular sovereignty and the Dred Scott decision were compatib…
state laws aimed at hampering enforcement of the fugitive sla…
During the Civil War
Blacks were enlisted by the union army only after the Emancip…
The Southern cause was weakened by
the concept of states' rights on which the confederacy was fo…
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Us history multiple choice
Louisiana purchase
Napoleon
Barbary pirates
Impressment
Had lost the battle of haiti in slave revolt and decided to s…
Sold the louisana purchase to jefferson
(North coast of Africa) blackmailed and stole from merchant s…
Used by Britain to restore size of navy for the war forcible…
Louisiana purchase
Had lost the battle of haiti in slave revolt and decided to s…
Napoleon
Sold the louisana purchase to jefferson
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MULTIPLE CHOICE (us history)
The US entered World War II in 1941
a sudden fall in stock prices
Americans to blame him for their probl…
It sparked a worldwide economic depres…
The Great Depression lasted until
In the fall of 1929, a wave of panic selling gripped the stoc…
Hoover's refusal to provide direct federal aid relief caused
what impact did the great depression have the on the worlds e…
The US entered World War II in 1941
The Great Depression lasted until
a sudden fall in stock prices
In the fall of 1929, a wave of panic selling gripped the stoc…
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US History Multiple Choice
Both the French and the English were w…
In an effort to keep peace between fro…
The Great Awakening was:... A) an effort…
A conference of colonial leaders gathe…
c) which group could win the allegiance of native tribes.
a) forbade settlers from crossing the mountains that divided…
D) the first great American revival.
a) establish "one general government" for all of the colonies…
Both the French and the English were w…
c) which group could win the allegiance of native tribes.
In an effort to keep peace between fro…
a) forbade settlers from crossing the mountains that divided…
Multiple choice US history
First europeans
Arrival of Europeans help native ameri…
Country established a # of colonies am…
Excerpt implies
Vikings
Die from diseases
Britain
People have a right to own government
First europeans
Vikings
Arrival of Europeans help native ameri…
Die from diseases
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US History multiple choice
Settlers with John Smith were looking…
Jamestown's profitable enterprise
Bacon's rebellion:
Popé
gold
tobacco
government wouldn't protect against Indian attacks
Indians who led a revolt against the Spanish government
Settlers with John Smith were looking…
gold
Jamestown's profitable enterprise
tobacco
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us history multiple choice
what was the proclamation of 1763
what is salutary neglect and how did i…
new englands economy was based on
ideas of slavery
British government banned settlements west of the appellations
england relaxed its enforcement's in return for economic loya…
fishing, shipbuilding, whaling, trading, substance farming
slaves not paid, treated harshly, faced hard labor
what was the proclamation of 1763
British government banned settlements west of the appellations
what is salutary neglect and how did i…
england relaxed its enforcement's in return for economic loya…
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Multiple Choice US History
What did the Wilmot Proviso do?
Why was the election of 1848 significa…
All of the following were components o…
All of the following steeled Northern…
Banned slavery in the Mexican Cession
The Free-Soilers diverted enough votes from the Democrats to…
Slavery was banned in Washington, D.C.
The Wilmot Proviso
What did the Wilmot Proviso do?
Banned slavery in the Mexican Cession
Why was the election of 1848 significa…
The Free-Soilers diverted enough votes from the Democrats to…
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Us history Multiple choice
Which kind of region in the south woul…
Which of the following made grant a su…
Grants early victories in the west hur…
Why did the emancipation proclamation…
A region with large plantations and many slaves
He was willing to fight and take chances
Opened two water routes into part of the confederacy
It freed enslaved people only in areas that were fighting the…
Which kind of region in the south woul…
A region with large plantations and many slaves
Which of the following made grant a su…
He was willing to fight and take chances
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US History Review -Multiple choice
As a result of the French and Indian W…
The French and the Indian War was a wa…
One effect of the Great Awakening was:…
Colonial women were responsible for... a)…
a) England gained much more land in America.
a) England and France
c) people demanded equal rights
d) all of the above
As a result of the French and Indian W…
a) England gained much more land in America.
The French and the Indian War was a wa…
a) England and France
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AP US History Multiple Choice
Just as the reconquest of Spain from t…
Of the half million people who left En…
Intermarriage between English colonist…
Which of the following is NOT a way th…
a) Ireland
c) more went to the West Indies than to North America.
b) was very rare before being outlawed by the Virginia legisl…
d) Their refusal to build fences and permanent structures cre…
Just as the reconquest of Spain from t…
a) Ireland
Of the half million people who left En…
c) more went to the West Indies than to North America.
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Multiple Choice US History Final
State that John. F. Kennedy was a sena…
What was unique about JFK
Who JFK defeated by narrow margins in…
Secretary of Defense under JFK
Massachusetts
First catholic president
Richard Nixon
Robert McNamara
State that John. F. Kennedy was a sena…
Massachusetts
What was unique about JFK
First catholic president
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US History MULTIPLE CHOICE II
Fort Sumter
Personal Liberty Laws
American Abolitionists
Popular Sovereignty
Guarded the Harbor of Charleston, South Carolina
Allowed the state to arrest slave catchers for kidnapping
Made a movement to end slave trade
by popular vote on slavery
Fort Sumter
Guarded the Harbor of Charleston, South Carolina
Personal Liberty Laws
Allowed the state to arrest slave catchers for kidnapping
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US History Midterm Multiple Choice
b.) an increase in the number of skill…
a.) increasing the number of markets a…
c.) he cut costs by producing an infer…
a.) a minimum wage
The reasons for the rapid growth of industry in the late 19th…
The growth of railroads stimulated the US economy by: a.) inc…
Andrew Carnegie used each of the following methods to gain co…
The "radical" demands of the Knights of Labor included each o…
b.) an increase in the number of skill…
The reasons for the rapid growth of industry in the late 19th…
a.) increasing the number of markets a…
The growth of railroads stimulated the US economy by: a.) inc…
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US History Multiple Choice Questions
Why did many newly enfranchised Americ…
_________ had the GREATEST impact on t…
John C. Calhoun wrote that states had…
During the Second Great Awakening, pro…
He was a self-made man who believed in the power of hard work.
New voters
states had created the federal union
revive Americans' commitment to religion
Why did many newly enfranchised Americ…
He was a self-made man who believed in the power of hard work.
_________ had the GREATEST impact on t…
New voters
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US History Midterm Multiple Choice
b.) an increase in the number of skill…
a.) increasing the number of markets a…
c.) he cut costs by producing an infer…
a.) a minimum wage
The reasons for the rapid growth of industry in the late 19th…
The growth of railroads stimulated the US economy by: a.) inc…
Andrew Carnegie used each of the following methods to gain co…
The "radical" demands of the Knights of Labor included each o…
b.) an increase in the number of skill…
The reasons for the rapid growth of industry in the late 19th…
a.) increasing the number of markets a…
The growth of railroads stimulated the US economy by: a.) inc…
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AP US History Multiple Choice
Just as the reconquest of Spain from t…
Of the half million people who left En…
Intermarriage between English colonist…
Which of the following is NOT a way th…
a) Ireland
c) more went to the West Indies than to North America.
b) was very rare before being outlawed by the Virginia legisl…
d) Their refusal to build fences and permanent structures cre…
Just as the reconquest of Spain from t…
a) Ireland
Of the half million people who left En…
c) more went to the West Indies than to North America.
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US History Final Multiple Choice
B) a lack of available credit
E) women were not eligible for most go…
D) watching television
D) the Indians were finally granted Am…
Which of the following was not a cause of the Great Depressio…
The problems faced by women during the Great Depression inclu…
Activities used by Americans as temporary escapes from their…
The Indian Reorganization Act included each of the following…
B) a lack of available credit
Which of the following was not a cause of the Great Depressio…
E) women were not eligible for most go…
The problems faced by women during the Great Depression inclu…
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US History Final Multiple Choice
B) a lack of available credit
E) women were not eligible for most go…
D) watching television
D) the Indians were finally granted Am…
Which of the following was not a cause of the Great Depressio…
The problems faced by women during the Great Depression inclu…
Activities used by Americans as temporary escapes from their…
The Indian Reorganization Act included each of the following…
B) a lack of available credit
Which of the following was not a cause of the Great Depressio…
E) women were not eligible for most go…
The problems faced by women during the Great Depression inclu…
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US history multiple choice questions
immigrants entering the U.S. through C…
what did the pullman strike, haymarket…
which of the following BEST describes…
which term BEST describes a company th…
c. angel island
c. they were marked by violence
a. work in factories was repetitive and often dangerous
d. monopoly
immigrants entering the U.S. through C…
c. angel island
what did the pullman strike, haymarket…
c. they were marked by violence
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AP US History Multiple Choice
Just as the reconquest of Spain from t…
Of the half million people who left En…
Intermarriage between English colonist…
Which of the following is NOT a way th…
a) Ireland
c) more went to the West Indies than to North America.
b) was very rare before being outlawed by the Virginia legisl…
d) Their refusal to build fences and permanent structures cre…
Just as the reconquest of Spain from t…
a) Ireland
Of the half million people who left En…
c) more went to the West Indies than to North America.
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US History Exam Multiple Choice
Olmecs
Mississippian Culture
The Columbian Exchange
Disease
earliest culture in Mesoamerica
culture complex in Eastern North America from 800-1400
term coined by Alfred J. Crosby to refer to the exchange of p…
killed 50-90% of all native Americans following European cont…
Olmecs
earliest culture in Mesoamerica
Mississippian Culture
culture complex in Eastern North America from 800-1400
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US History Exam Multiple Choice
The First People to populate the Ameri…
The first people to populate the Ameri…
The first Americans were
The first Americans were following
Asia
Bering Strait
Nomadic
The Wooly Mammoth
The First People to populate the Ameri…
Asia
The first people to populate the Ameri…
Bering Strait
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US History Midterm Multiple Choice
believed that land could not be owned,…
wealthy trading societies
to obtain land, natural resources, and…
it was based on the principle of inequ…
while europeans regarded ownership of land as a sing of wealt…
which phrase correctly describes the kingdoms of West Africa?
why did the Europeans want to conquer the Native Americans?
which of the following was true of colonial society?
believed that land could not be owned,…
while europeans regarded ownership of land as a sing of wealt…
wealthy trading societies
which phrase correctly describes the kingdoms of West Africa?
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US History Midterm Multiple Choice
b.) an increase in the number of skill…
a.) increasing the number of markets a…
c.) he cut costs by producing an infer…
a.) a minimum wage
The reasons for the rapid growth of industry in the late 19th…
The growth of railroads stimulated the US economy by: a.) inc…
Andrew Carnegie used each of the following methods to gain co…
The "radical" demands of the Knights of Labor included each o…
b.) an increase in the number of skill…
The reasons for the rapid growth of industry in the late 19th…
a.) increasing the number of markets a…
The growth of railroads stimulated the US economy by: a.) inc…
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midterm us history multiple choice
the american colonists believed they w…
where were the first shots fired of th…
which battle showed the french that th…
why was yorktown the decisive battle o…
the declaration of rights of man
lexington and concord
battle of saratoga
the french cut off the british army from the british navy and…
the american colonists believed they w…
the declaration of rights of man
where were the first shots fired of th…
lexington and concord
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Us history regents multiple choice
House of burgesses
Mayflower compact
Mercantilism
" common sense "
Self government, The lower house of colonial Virginia legisla…
Self government, the first governing document
Beliefs in the benefits of trading
Written by Thomas Paine to support the revolution
House of burgesses
Self government, The lower house of colonial Virginia legisla…
Mayflower compact
Self government, the first governing document
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Adv. US History Multiple Choice
Articles of Confederation
Northwest Ordinance
Shay's rebellion
Constitutional Convention of 1787
The original constitution of the US, ratified in 1781, which…
An Ordinance for the Government of the Territory of the Unite…
Shays' Rebellion is the name given to a series of protests in…
In September 1786, at the Annapolis Convention, delegates fro…
Articles of Confederation
The original constitution of the US, ratified in 1781, which…
Northwest Ordinance
An Ordinance for the Government of the Territory of the Unite…
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US History to 1877 Multiple Choice
Who founded the first British colony i…
Where was the Jamestown Colony located?
For what purpose was the Plymouth Colo…
In the Triangular Trade, who received…
Raleigh
Virginia
Religious Freedom
Europe
Who founded the first British colony i…
Raleigh
Where was the Jamestown Colony located?
Virginia
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US History II Multiple Choice
B) a lack of available credit
E) women were not eligible for most go…
D) watching television
D) the Indians were finally granted Am…
Which of the following was not a cause of the Great Depressio…
The problems faced by women during the Great Depression inclu…
Activities used by Americans as temporary escapes from their…
The Indian Reorganization Act included each of the following…
B) a lack of available credit
Which of the following was not a cause of the Great Depressio…
E) women were not eligible for most go…
The problems faced by women during the Great Depression inclu…
Us history midterm multiple choice
What happened at Vicksburg?
What did Sherman's troops do after lea…
Which of the following statements is s…
Which does not describe Gettysburg
City surrendered after a long siege by union forces
They headed east...
...
...
What happened at Vicksburg?
City surrendered after a long siege by union forces
What did Sherman's troops do after lea…
They headed east...
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US History Midterm Multiple Choice
How did European colonization of the "…
For what reason(s) were Native America…
What were Columbus's goals and what pr…
What were the goals of the Spanish in…
Due to the Native Americans' lack of immunity to smallpox, ma…
Native Americans in the new world were unable to develop natu…
Columbus initially intended to find a shorter water route to…
The main goals of the Spanish were to collect as much gold an…
How did European colonization of the "…
Due to the Native Americans' lack of immunity to smallpox, ma…
For what reason(s) were Native America…
Native Americans in the new world were unable to develop natu…
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AP US History Multiple Choice
Just as the reconquest of Spain from t…
Of the half million people who left En…
Intermarriage between English colonist…
Which of the following is NOT a way th…
a) Ireland
c) more went to the West Indies than to North America.
b) was very rare before being outlawed by the Virginia legisl…
d) Their refusal to build fences and permanent structures cre…
Just as the reconquest of Spain from t…
a) Ireland
Of the half million people who left En…
c) more went to the West Indies than to North America.
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AP US History Multiple Choice
Just as the reconquest of Spain from t…
Of the half million people who left En…
Intermarriage between English colonist…
Which of the following is NOT a way th…
a) Ireland
c) more went to the West Indies than to North America.
b) was very rare before being outlawed by the Virginia legisl…
d) Their refusal to build fences and permanent structures cre…
Just as the reconquest of Spain from t…
a) Ireland
Of the half million people who left En…
c) more went to the West Indies than to North America.
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Early US History multiple choice
Great Britain passed the Sugar Act... a.…
the colonists responded to the Intoler…
Which of the following actions did the…
Where did the colonists stop the Briti…
a. to raise money to pay for housing soldiers in the colonies
c. smuggling goods to avoid paying taxes
c. formed the continental army under George Washington´s comm…
d. the Carolinas
Great Britain passed the Sugar Act... a.…
a. to raise money to pay for housing soldiers in the colonies
the colonists responded to the Intoler…
c. smuggling goods to avoid paying taxes
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US HISTORY MIDTERM PRACTICE MULTIPLE CHOICE
"We, the people of the United States,…
The main reason Great Britain establis…
The presence of which pair of geograph…
The Mayflower Compact and the Virginia…
c. are the true source of political power
a. avoid conflicts between American colonists and Native Amer…
b. rocky soil and short growing season
c. steps toward colonial self-government
"We, the people of the United States,…
c. are the true source of political power
The main reason Great Britain establis…
a. avoid conflicts between American colonists and Native Amer…
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US HISTORY TEST 2 - Multiple Choice
Halfway Covenant
George Whitefield
Brown, Princeton and Rutgers
mercantilism
What agreement showed the spiritual decline of New England?
Jonathan Edwards and ______?_____helped produce the Great Awa…
What Universities were founded as a result of the Great Awake…
What theory said that the colony exists for the benefit of th…
Halfway Covenant
What agreement showed the spiritual decline of New England?
George Whitefield
Jonathan Edwards and ______?_____helped produce the Great Awa…
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US History Chapter 12 Test Multiple Choice
America's "Manifest Destiny" was to?
During what decade did the United Stat…
What was the greatest spur to American…
Why did the Texas settlers decide to f…
"Overspread and to possess the whole of the continent."
1840's.
Missionaries.
A Mexican army invaded Texas.
America's "Manifest Destiny" was to?
"Overspread and to possess the whole of the continent."
During what decade did the United Stat…
1840's.
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US History Chapter 13 Multiple Choice
eastern and southern Europeans
horsecar
lower prices
the party boss of a political machine
By the 1809s, more than half of all immigrants in the United…
In the late 1800s the most common form of mass transit was th…
New technology helped farmers produce more crops, which tende…
William M. Tweed was __________-.... the inventor of the electri…
eastern and southern Europeans
By the 1809s, more than half of all immigrants in the United…
horsecar
In the late 1800s the most common form of mass transit was th…
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US History Chapter 36 Multiple Choice Review
3. The passage of the Servicemen's Rea…
4. The Taft-Hartley Act of 1947 was pa…
5. The growth of organized labor in th…
7. The post-World War II prosperity in…
C
C
D
C
3. The passage of the Servicemen's Rea…
C
4. The Taft-Hartley Act of 1947 was pa…
C
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AP US History All Multiple Choice Questions
A main limitation on the United States…
Americans found British impressments p…
As a result of the Missouri Compromise:
By 1800 the United States would be bes…
It possessed a much smaller military than other world powers.
They demonstrated Britain's failure to recognize American cit…
The balance between free and slaves states was maintained.
An overwhelmingly rural nation.
A main limitation on the United States…
It possessed a much smaller military than other world powers.
Americans found British impressments p…
They demonstrated Britain's failure to recognize American cit…
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AP US History Chapter 9 Multiple Choice
Among the important changes brought ab…
A major new political innovation that…
Despite the Revolution's emphasis on h…
The idea of "republican motherhood" th…
The increasing separation of church and state
The idea of a written constitution drafted by a convention an…
Of their political fear that a fight over slavery would destr…
Women had a special responsibility to cultivate the "civic vi…
Among the important changes brought ab…
The increasing separation of church and state
A major new political innovation that…
The idea of a written constitution drafted by a convention an…
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US History Ch 7-8 Multiple Choice
In his financial program, Hamilton wan…
Jay's controversial Treaty of 1795 wit…
Jefferson objected to Hamilton's fisca…
The Whiskey Rebellion was especially f…
a
a
b
d
In his financial program, Hamilton wan…
a
Jay's controversial Treaty of 1795 wit…
a
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US History final 3 Battles multiple choice
Battle of the Bulge
Battle of Britain
D-Day
Blitzkrieg
A 1944-1945 battle in which Allied forces turned back the las…
the prolonged bombardment of British cities by the German Luf…
Allied invasion of France on June 6, 1944
"Lighting war", typed of fast-moving warfare used by German f…
Battle of the Bulge
A 1944-1945 battle in which Allied forces turned back the las…
Battle of Britain
the prolonged bombardment of British cities by the German Luf…
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AP US History Chapter 3 Multiple Choice
Anne Hutchinson was expelled from Mass…
By 1634, who were "freemen" in Massach…
By the late 17th century, the New Engl…
Connecticut and Rhode Island were both…
b. religious beliefs.
b. male heads of households who were church members
a. diversified into farming, fishing, lumbering, shipbuilding…
b. religious dissenters migrating out of Massachusetts.
Anne Hutchinson was expelled from Mass…
b. religious beliefs.
By 1634, who were "freemen" in Massach…
b. male heads of households who were church members
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US History Final Exam- Multiple Choice
laissez-faire
railroad
corporations
railroads
fueling of economic growth by encouraging people to buy Ameri…
industry that most spurred economic growth and innovation in…
What the Sherman Antitrust Act imposed limitations on
what the ICC was created to monitor
laissez-faire
fueling of economic growth by encouraging people to buy Ameri…
railroad
industry that most spurred economic growth and innovation in…
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