Elementary Social Studies: History Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. One particular view or theory about the past is called _____.

Question 2 2. Which is not a primary source?

Question 3 3. Which of the following empires did NOT add Egypt to its territories?

Question 4 4. Most of Egypt's pyramids were built during which kingdom?

Question 5 5. Why was Athens such an influential poleis?

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Question 6 6. Why did ancient Greece fall?

Question 7 7. How should teachers decide which field trips to take their students on?

Question 8 8. What is one of the best ways to learn about your community?

Question 9 9. Which of the following is NOT one of the 5 Ws?

Question 10 10. Books like Strunk and White's 'Elements of Style' can really help with your students' _____.

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Question 11 11. An architectural structure that provided a municipal water supply to Rome's inhabitants is:

Question 12 12. Parts of this language of the Romans can be found in many languages today:

Question 13 13. In the social hierarchy of the Shang Dynasty, what position did the warriors hold?

Question 14 14. Which of the following founded the Shang Dynasty?

Question 15 15. Students can make important connections to other history topics and subjects through _____.

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Question 16 16. In scaffolding, teachers _____.

Question 17 17. The fact that Ancient Greece traded Olive Oil is an example of which of the following?

Question 18 18. Which of the following is best explained by Great Man Theory?

Question 19 19. What marks the division between B.C. and A.D.?

Question 20 20. A morning routine consisting of eating breakfast and then getting dressed (in that order) best relates to which word?

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Question 21 21. In its simplest form, the Hegelian Dialectic concerns _______________.

Question 22 22. What is it called when someone combines two similar deities into one?

Question 23 23. Whose actions led to the creation of the Hellenistic world?

Question 24 24. How can a guest speaker be more beneficial that reading a passage?

Question 25 25. Which of the following should you encourage your students to use when researching for history papers?

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Question 26 26. The first absolute ruler of Rome:

Question 27 27. What contributed to the downfall of the Shang Dynasty?

Question 28 28. Brainstorming sessions should be _____.

Question 29 29. Which of the following would be an example of Environmental Determinism?

Question 30 30. Which does NOT change?

Elementary Social Studies: History Chapter Exam Instructions

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