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History Help ? Pleaase..?

Postby denten » Tue Jul 03, 2012 9:52 am

Question 7 (Multiple Choice Worth 4 points)

[2.06]Which answer best explains the contributions of African-Americans during the Revolutionary War?

African-Americans only fought for the British side during the Revolutionary War. The British promised the slaves their freedom at the end of the war.

African-Americans fought for both the British and American sides during the Revolutionary War. Both sides offered them freedom or money for fighting.

African-Americans started the war fighting for the British, but switched to support the American troops after being promised money and their freedom.

African-Americans only fought for the American side during the Revolutionary War. The Americans promised the slaves their freedom at the end of the war.

Question 8 (Multiple Choice Worth 2 points)

[02.05]What was one of Benjamin Franklin's roles during the American Revolution?

He organized the Boston Tea Party.

He provided funding for the Sons of Liberty.

He was the commander of the Continental Army.

He was a member of the Declaration of Independence Committee.

Question 9 (Multiple Choice Worth 2 points)

[02.05]Which task was Thomas Jefferson selected to do by his peers?

organize the Sons of Liberty

command the Continental Army

write the Declaration of Independence

defend British soldiers in the Boston Massacre trials

Question 10 (Multiple Choice Worth 2 points)

[02.05]Which of the Founding Fathers was an author, a statesman, and a scientist?

John Adams

Benjamin Franklin

Thomas Jefferson

George Washington

Question 11 (Multiple Choice Worth 2 points)

[02.05]What was George Washington’s role during the American Revolution?

He was the founder of the Sons of Liberty.

He was the commander of the Continental Army.

He was the author of the Declaration of Independence.

He was the president of the Second Continental Congress.

Question 12 (Multiple Choice Worth 2 points)

[02.05]Which of the Founding Fathers represented the British soldiers during the Boston Massacre trials?

John Adams

Benjamin Franklin

John Hancock

Thomas Jefferson

Question 13 (Multiple Choice Worth 4 points)

[2.05]Which answer best describes part of James Otis’ role in the Revolutionary Period?

Otis supported the idea that each colony would have its own legal system.

Otis opposed the British practice of executing searches without warrants.

Otis opposed the American practice of executing searches without warrants.

Otis supported the British legal system as a way of keeping order in the colonies.

Question 14 (Multiple Choice Worth 4 points)

[02.03, 02.04, 02.06]Which answer best summarizes the impact of Thomas Paine’s pamphlet Common Sense?

It encouraged the colonists to revolt against the king because of the high taxes.

It inspired many colonists to complain about British troops entering their homes.

It encouraged the colonists to use diplomacy to get what they wanted from the king.

It inspired many colonists to want to break free from Britain and declare independence.

Question 15 (Multiple Choice Worth 4 points)

[02.03, 02.04, 02.06]Which answer best expresses the effects of Parliament passing the Coercive (Intolerable) Acts of 1774, closing the port of Boston?

The first shots of the American Revolution are fired and war between the colonies and Britain begins.

The Sons of Liberty protest by dumping tea into Boston Harbor, which becomes known as the Boston Tea Party.

Samuel Adams and the Sons of Liberty call this the Boston Massacre to gain colonial support against the British.

Delegates meet at the First Continental Congress and demand that Britain repeal the acts, but Britain refuses.

Question 16 (Multiple Choice Worth 4 points)

[02.03, 02.04, 02.06]Which answer best summarizes George Washington’s involvement with the Second Continental Congress?

He was selected as the president of the Congress.

He was the sole author of the Olive Branch Petition.

He was selected as the commander of the Continental Army.

He was selected to present the Olive Branch Petition to King George.
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History Help ? Pleaase..?

Postby corrick » Tue Jul 03, 2012 9:55 am

7) African-Americans fought for both the British and American sides during the Revolutionary War. Both sides offered them freedom or money for fighting.
8) He was a member of the Declaration of Independence Committee.
9) write the Declaration of Independence
10) Benjamin Franklin
11) He was the commander of the Continental Army.
12) John Adams
13) Otis opposed the British practice of executing searches without warrants.
14) It encouraged the colonists to revolt against the king because of the high taxes.
15) The Sons of Liberty protest by dumping tea into Boston Harbor, which becomes known as the Boston Tea Party.
16) He was selected as the commander of the Continental Army.

I hope this help.(:
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