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TExES Social Studies 7-12: Practice and Study Guide Final Exam

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Question 1 1. Greek city states did not form kingdoms and empires like their Egyptian and Sumerian counterparts because

Question 2 2. How did the Incas develop agriculture in the high mountains of the Andes?

Question 3 3. Why did the Italian city states have an advantage in trade in the Middle Ages?

Question 4 4. Which European empire caused the most damage to the Chinese economy?

Question 5 5. Who did the King of England purportedly appoint King of England while on his deathbed?

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Question 6 6. What year did Constantine move the capitol to Constantinople?

Question 7 7. 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 8 8. Which of the following statements BEST characterizes the political impact of the Crusades?

Question 9 9. The Delhi sultanate was destroyed by _____.

Question 10 10. Who was Johannes Gutenburg?

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Question 11 11. Which was a Catholic religious order?

Question 12 12. Which of the following did NOT contribute to the conflict between England and Spain?

Question 13 13. What year was the Magna Carta signed?

Question 14 14. The Old world 'received' _____ from the Columbian Exchange.

Question 15 15. Thomas Edison's first inventions revolved around the ...

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Question 16 16. The Japanese had colonized which part of Asia by 1910?

Question 17 17. How did King James II's approach to the colonies differ from King Charles II's?

Question 18 18. Which of the following is a principle of mercantilism?

Question 19 19. How did the American Revolution impact Native Americans?

Question 20 20. The Federalist Party was formed in the:

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Question 21 21. Which of the following did NOT contribute to America's population increase during the early 1800s?

Question 22 22. 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 23 23. 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 24 24. Why did General Lee initially go towards the Appomattox Courthouse in April 1865?

Question 25 25. During Grant's second term, _____ caused the Republican party to be greatly distracted away from the Reconstruction effort.

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Question 26 26. Which of the following is FALSE regarding sport and leisure activities during the Second Industrial Revolution?

Question 27 27. Which event sparked the discussion for woman suffrage on the national stage?

Question 28 28. What was true about the German Revolution of 1918-1919 and the Russian Revolution of 1917?

Question 29 29. Which of the following were actions taken by Franklin D. Roosevelt to begin moving the United States from isolation to intervention?

Question 30 30. What was Operation Torch?

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Question 31 31. What contributed to making 1960 as the Year of Africa?

Question 32 32. The election of 1972 had the highest voter turnout to date. What election had the second highest voter turnout?

Question 33 33. Why did the Nineteenth Amendment have historic consequences for the status of female rights?

Question 34 34. Of the following, which television show was basically created and later successful because of the Iran Hostage Crisis?

Question 35 35. Why did the United States initiate Operation Desert Storm?

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Question 36 36. 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 37 37. Which world power fought in Afghanistan during the 1980s?

Question 38 38. General Santa Anna's army took days to overtake The Alamo.

Question 39 39. Besides the Union, who else were the Texans largely occupied in fighting during the Civil War?

Question 40 40. Why is the solar wind not dangerous to us?

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Question 41 41. What is per capita income?

Question 42 42. Approximately how many people enter the U.S. each year?

Question 43 43. How does school act as an agent of socialization?

Question 44 44. Why has the Texas State Constitution been amended so many times?

Question 45 45. Which group was the ideological precursor of the Democratic-Republicans?

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Question 46 46. Which of these is NOT an embargo?

Question 47 47. How is investment, in economics, related to spending?

Question 48 48. A historian seeking to explain the movement of a phenomenon over geography would most likely use which of the following?

Question 49 49. Homework assignments are an example of:

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