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Important Speeches & Documents in US History Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. The Mayflower Compact was written in the style of:

Question 2 2. How many representatives were each state given in Congress?

Question 3 3. What historical document declared the colonies no longer a part of the British Empire?

Question 4 4. Article I of the Constitution establishes _____.

Question 5 5. Most other laws not considered constitutional laws in Spain are considered _____ laws.

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Question 6 6. Which of the following was a grievance by King George III?

Question 7 7. MLK was a social activist and a _____.

Question 8 8. The Pilgrims left England in 1620 to find:

Question 9 9. How can a proposition to amend the Constitution legally be accomplished?

Question 10 10. Many of the attendees and participants in the first women's rights convention were involved in what other reform cause of the 1830s and 1840s?

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Question 11 11. In what state was the 1848 convention for women's rights held?

Question 12 12. Which anti-slavery activist, newspaper editor, and former slave was one of the men who attended the Seneca Falls convention and signed the Declaration of Sentiments?

Question 13 13. From what document did Lincoln borrow the phrase 'all men are created equal?'

Question 14 14. What did the Civil Rights Act of 1964 accomplish?

Question 15 15. What is the most notable speech by Martin Luther King, Jr.?

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Question 16 16. What committee was formed to address the grievances by King George III?

Question 17 17. Which of the following rights does the Spanish Constitution NOT guarantee all Spaniards?

Question 18 18. Who co-founded the women's rights paper The Revolution with Elizabeth Cady Stanton in 1870?

Question 19 19. Constitutional laws refers to laws enshrined in the Constitution and those given the backing of _____.

Question 20 20. Martin Luther King Jr.'s original name was:

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Question 21 21. U.S. Senators are up for election every

Question 22 22. What was the reason Abraham Lincoln gave the Gettysburg Address?

Question 23 23. Under Article III of the Constitution, which situation would the Judicial Branch be concerned with?

Question 24 24. Approximately how long did Lincoln speak?

Question 25 25. Which is NOT a section of the Declaration of Independence?

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Question 26 26. What freedoms are promised in the first Amendment?

Question 27 27. Which power was NOT given to the federal government in the Articles of Confederation?

Question 28 28. What does the phrase 'a new birth of freedom' mean?

Question 29 29. How did the Articles of Confederation work against a national government?

Question 30 30. When was the Gettysburg Address given?

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