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MTEL Adult Basic Education: American History to 1914 Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. How were the first settlers of the America believed to have been influenced by Beringia?

Question 2 2. Why did the Second Industrial Revolution take place?

Question 3 3. Which is NOT a common criticism of the Emancipation Proclamation?

Question 4 4. The platform of the Abolitionist movement wanted

Question 5 5. Why was the Louisiana Purchase problematic?

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Question 6 6. David Walker, who predated the Abolitionist Movement and advocated violence in ending slavery wrote _____.

Question 7 7. Why was the Second Continental Congress significant?

Question 8 8. Who convinced Anthony to join the fight for women's suffrage?

Question 9 9. Why did the Battle of Bunker Hill occur?

Question 10 10. What prompted the last four states to secede and join the Confederacy?

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Question 11 11. What was the primary issue which Lincoln and Douglas debated?

Question 12 12. Why is the finding of the Kennewick Man considered evidence for the Oceania Theory?

Question 13 13. Why was Anthony arrested in 1872?

Question 14 14. Which of the following correctly states the events in chronological order?

Question 15 15. Harriet Beecher Stowe wrote _____.

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Question 16 16. How did the federal government collect most of its revenue in the late 1800s?

Question 17 17. Frederick Douglas, an ex-slave known for his writing and great speeches, wrote _____.

Question 18 18. What year did the amendment granting women the right to vote pass?

Question 19 19. Which of the following accurately states the significance of the Stamp Act Congress?

Question 20 20. The Puritan migration was characterized by?

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Question 21 21. What did President Lincoln attempt to send to Fort Sumter?

Question 22 22. How was the railroad both an asset and a detriment to the frontier?

Question 23 23. Puritans dealt with dissenters through:

Question 24 24. What was controversial about Jefferson finishing the capitol building?

Question 25 25. Which person was the first to settle on the frontier in the mid-19th century?

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Question 26 26. Shays' Rebellion was the only armed rebellion in the new nation.

Question 27 27. The Oceania Theory is based on the notion that cultural and linguistic similarities exist between native South American peoples and those from:

Question 28 28. Identify which of the following was a likely profile of a member of the Essex Junto.

Question 29 29. Which was NOT an effect of the Second Industrial Revolution?

Question 30 30. In order to become a full member of the church, Puritans:

MTEL Adult Basic Education: American History to 1914 Chapter Exam Instructions

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