TExES Social Studies 7-12: Practice and Study Guide Final Exam
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Question 11.Greek city states did not form kingdoms and empires like their Egyptian and Sumerian counterparts because
Question 22.How did the Incas develop agriculture in the high mountains of the Andes?
Question 33.Why did the Italian city states have an advantage in trade in the Middle Ages?
Question 44.Which European empire caused the most damage to the Chinese economy?
Question 55.Who did the King of England purportedly appoint King of England while on his deathbed?
Question 66.What year did Constantine move the capitol to Constantinople?
Question 77.A developed country paid you to find new territory and to claim this land in its honor. Your orders are to kill or enslave any indigenous people you might find there. What type of colonization are you practicing?
Question 88.Which of the following statements BEST characterizes the political impact of the Crusades?
Question 99.The Delhi sultanate was destroyed by _____.
Question 1010.Who was Johannes Gutenburg?
Question 1111.Which was a Catholic religious order?
Question 1212.Which of the following did NOT contribute to the conflict between England and Spain?
Question 1313.What year was the Magna Carta signed?
Question 1414.The Old world 'received' _____ from the Columbian Exchange.
Question 1515.Thomas Edison's first inventions revolved around the ...
Question 1616.The Japanese had colonized which part of Asia by 1910?
Question 1717.How did King James II's approach to the colonies differ from King Charles II's?
Question 1818.Which of the following is a principle of mercantilism?
Question 1919.How did the American Revolution impact Native Americans?
Question 2020.The Federalist Party was formed in the:
Question 2121.Which of the following did NOT contribute to America's population increase during the early 1800s?
Question 2222.How did the removal of the Cherokee, which was characterized by a thousand-mile walk westward known as the Trail of Tears, affect the Cherokee tribe?
Question 2323.Slaves in the task system worked until the task was completed. Which type of slave was most likely to work under the task system?
Question 2424.Why did General Lee initially go towards the Appomattox Courthouse in April 1865?
Question 2525.During Grant's second term, _____ caused the Republican party to be greatly distracted away from the Reconstruction effort.
Question 2626.Which of the following is FALSE regarding sport and leisure activities during the Second Industrial Revolution?
Question 2727.Which event sparked the discussion for woman suffrage on the national stage?
Question 2828.What was true about the German Revolution of 1918-1919 and the Russian Revolution of 1917?
Question 2929.Which of the following were actions taken by Franklin D. Roosevelt to begin moving the United States from isolation to intervention?
Question 3030.What was Operation Torch?
Question 3131.What contributed to making 1960 as the Year of Africa?
Question 3232.The election of 1972 had the highest voter turnout to date. What election had the second highest voter turnout?
Question 3333.Why did the Nineteenth Amendment have historic consequences for the status of female rights?
Question 3434.Of the following, which television show was basically created and later successful because of the Iran Hostage Crisis?
Question 3535.Why did the United States initiate Operation Desert Storm?
Question 3636.In order to help prevent future violence, France and which country agreed to consolidate much of their economies as a precursor to the European Union?
Question 3737.Which world power fought in Afghanistan during the 1980s?
Question 3838.General Santa Anna's army took days to overtake The Alamo.
Question 3939.Besides the Union, who else were the Texans largely occupied in fighting during the Civil War?
Question 4040.Why is the solar wind not dangerous to us?
Question 4141.What is per capita income?
Question 4242.Approximately how many people enter the U.S. each year?
Question 4343.How does school act as an agent of socialization?
Question 4444.Why has the Texas State Constitution been amended so many times?
Question 4545.Which group was the ideological precursor of the Democratic-Republicans?
Question 4646.Which of these is NOT an embargo?
Question 4747.How is investment, in economics, related to spending?
Question 4848.A historian seeking to explain the movement of a phenomenon over geography would most likely use which of the following?
Question 4949.Homework assignments are an example of:
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