GACE Middle Grades Social Science (015): Practice & Study Guide Final Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following was considered an advantage for the Confederacy during the Civil War?

Question 2 2. Who was president during the war of 1812?

Question 3 3. President Gerald Ford assumed the presidency after the resignation of which of the following?

Question 4 4. In today's world, Porfirio Diaz' time in office would be characterized as more like which of the following?

Question 5 5. What was the significance of the Treaty of Paris?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following would describe the Puritans?

Question 7 7. Sam is traveling through Africa and keeping a journal of the different types of physical features he encounters on his trip. If you read his journal, which of the following features would appear in his writing?

Question 8 8. What contribution did Harriet Beecher Stowe have on the abolitionist movement?

Question 9 9. D-Day is best described as which of the following?

Question 10 10. After the Civil War ended, Zachary Smith worked the land he rented from a wealthy landowner. This is an example of which one of the following?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following describes Canada's government?

Question 12 12. Why was President Andrew Jackson referred to as 'King Andrew'?

Question 13 13. Of the following countries, which one is the largest in Eastern Asia?

Question 14 14. Which of the following was considered a critical battle of the Civil War?

Question 15 15. Which of the following Supreme Court cases allowed the idea of separate but equal between whites and non-whites?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following was NOT a major cash crop of Georgia?

Question 17 17. How did Granges differ from Farmers' Alliances?

Question 18 18. Why did Boris Yeltsin choose to leave the Communist Party in 1990?

Question 19 19. How did Adams's view on expansionism differ from that of most expansionists?

Question 20 20. Which agreement resulted in the cease-fire of the Korean War?

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Question 21 21. Why was President Abraham Lincoln's Gettysburg Address relevant?

Question 22 22. Which of the following statements about the Texas district court case of Roe v. Wade is FALSE ?

Question 23 23. Which of the following was NOT an effect caused by the stock market crash?

Question 24 24. Identify which of the following profiles is most likely the one of a muckraker:

Question 25 25. Which of the following is accurate when describing forms of government?

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Question 26 26. Why did the US fight in the Spanish-American war?

Question 27 27. Which of the following was NOT a goal of Lincoln's Reconstruction plan?

Question 28 28. Scarcity means:

Question 29 29. Where did most of Lowell's factory girls come from initially?

Question 30 30. Which of the following is an example of gerrymandering?

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Question 31 31. Which of the following countries was NOT annexed or invaded by the Soviet Union in the 1930s and 1940s?

Question 32 32. The president is selected using 'voting representatives' from each state. What are these representatives called?

Question 33 33. How did the Bush administration respond to the 2008 crisis?

Question 34 34. Which statement is true regarding the rise of the Civil Rights Movement in the 1950s?

Question 35 35. What historical issue destroyed the Whig/Democratic party system?

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Question 36 36. Why did many of the Puritans come to be in New England?

Question 37 37. Why is Canada's healthcare system currently a topic of debate?

Question 38 38. What role did the Quebec Act play in the American colonies?

Question 39 39. The Maginot Line had two main weak points: at the Franco-Belgian border and _____.

Question 40 40. In Aboriginal cultures, what is the Dreamtime?

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Question 41 41. Why did President Ronald Regan renew the Cold War with the Soviet Union?

Question 42 42. When was the African Union established?

Question 43 43. During the Cold War era, the _____ called for U.S. assistance to help nations threatened with aggression by another country.

Question 44 44. How did Clement Attlee and the Labour Party defeat Winston Churchill in the 1945 parliamentary elections?

Question 45 45. What is the American System?

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Question 46 46. Which of the following explains the federal appeals process?

Question 47 47. Which of the following was NOT a remedy President Hoover used to solve the Great Depression?

Question 48 48. In what year was the first microprocessor invented?

Question 49 49. What were American anti-slavery forces called?

Question 50 50. Why was the legal status of Berlin in the time of its occupation after WW2 complicated?

GACE Middle Grades Social Science (015): Practice & Study Guide Final Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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