ORELA Middle Grades Social Science: Practice & Study Guide Final Exam
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Question 11.Who was the President of the Confederate States of America in 1861?
Question 22.Why did President Lincoln's support for General Grant and his aggressive stance on pursuing the war hurt him politically?
Question 33.What should all the supporting details relate to?
Question 44.The process in which an account of the past is researched and constructed is called:
Question 55.Which was NOT one of the South's advantages during the Civil War?
Question 66.Which was one of President Clinton's foreign policy goals?
Question 77.Which part of an argument tells the main point?
Question 88.What does it mean to make an inference?
Question 99.Who won the 1992 presidential election?
Question 1010.Slideshare.com is an example of how a well-prepared visual communication message can
Question 1111.What shape is the Earth?
Question 1212.What tactic was employed by the Confederate forces in the Battle of Shiloh?
Question 1313.What is another way of describing numerical data that supports your argument?
Question 1414.Why did President George W. Bush pass the Medicare Modernization Act?
Question 1515.Pictures, charts, and tables which help to illustrate data to form a business message are known as _____.
Question 1616.How did Congress respond to the desire of the Bush administration to eliminate the alleged supply of weapons of mass destruction (WMD) in Iraq?
Question 1717.What is the major drawback of the Mercator projection?
Question 1818.Which of these was NOT a reason that Democrats lost seats in the 1994 mid-term elections?
Question 1919.Why did the US invade Afghanistan after the 9/11 attacks?
Question 2020.Why did the Civil War last so much longer than initially expected?
Question 2121.Which event tarnished the accomplishments of Obama's first term foreign policy?
Question 2222.Farah is using a bar chart to present the breakdown of customers who purchase her company's core product by hair color. This is an example of which of the following types of data?
Question 2323.Why did the South fire the first shots that started the Civil War?
Question 2424.What type of information can be found on a map?
Question 2525.Sarah is about to ask her Mom for a new computer for college. She is preparing her argument, getting all her reasons together for why she needs a new computer. Sarah anticipates her Mom may say her old computer should do just fine, so Sarah spends time coming up with three reasons why her old computer won't be sufficient for her needs in college. What did Sarah anticipate from her Mom?
Question 2626.Visual graphics_____, while textual graphics _____.
Question 2727.Why did Bush have an advantage over McCain during the 2000 Republican Primary?
Question 2828.Which is NOT a common criticism of the Emancipation Proclamation?
Question 2929.Which of the following was NOT a solution to the economic collapse under the Bush Administration?
Question 3030.Which variable remains unaffected by the other variables of an experiment?
Question 3131.What should you do if you find two sources that don't agree with each other when it comes to definitions or statistics you need for your essay?
Question 3232.Which of the following is most likely a profile of an unemployed person in the time of the 2008 crisis?
Question 3333.The best secondary sources are:
Question 3434.Which is a true statement?
Question 3535.How did the Bush Doctrine fit into the framework of collective security of the United Nations?
Question 3636.Which would NOT be considered a primary source?
Question 3737.What are supporting details?
Question 3838.When reading a story, it is important to _____ or find the intended meaning.
Question 3939.Alex needs to convey some precise financial information to his company's Board of Directors in a quarterly report. How should he present this information?
Question 4040.What is defined as a set of numbers that specify a location on the globe?
Question 4141.Which of the following is true about copperheads and bushwhackers?
Question 4242.September 11, 2001 marked which of the following?
Question 4343.Which of the following is NOT an example of a primary source?
Question 4444.Which of the following pieces of legislation supported by George W. Bush were NOT passed by Congress?
Question 4545.A secondary source is:
Question 4646.What denotes how far north or south a point is on the globe relative to the equator?
Question 4747.Aubrey is putting together her small business's quarterly report and has decided to include some pie charts to help explain the recent sales data and future projections. This is an example of what visual role?
Question 4848.Why did General Grant consider the battle in the Wilderness a success?
Question 4949.Which Union general presided over the surrender of the Confederacy?
Question 5050.Who opposed George W. Bush during the Presidential Election of 2000?
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