Copyright
Pennsylvania Grades 4-8 - Social Studies Subject Concentration (5157): Practice & Study Guide  /  Social Science Courses

Test Prep Plan - Take a practice test

Take this practice test to check your existing knowledge of the course material. We'll review your answers and create a Test Prep Plan for you based on your results.
How Test Prep Plans work
1
Answer 50 questions
Test your existing knowledge.
2
View your test results
Based on your results, we'll create a customized Test Prep Plan just for you!
3
Study smarter
Study more effectively: skip concepts you already know and focus on what you still need to learn.

The Importance of Manifest Destiny Chapter Exam

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!

Page 1

Question 1 1. The Mexican-American War had proved to be beneficial because

Question 2 2. How did California become a state free of slavery in 1850?

Question 3 3. Which of the following was NOT an outcome of the California Gold Rush?

Question 4 4. From whom did the U.S. gain Oregon?

Question 5 5. The overarching goal of the American System was to do what?

Page 2

Question 6 6. Protective tariffs had a direct impact on which region in the United States?

Question 7 7. Who controlled Texas at the time of its annexation?

Question 8 8. Tyler's attempt to annex Texas during his presidency _____.

Question 9 9. Manifest Destiny is the term used to describe

Question 10 10. Which is NOT a reason Americans supported expansion?

Page 3

Question 11 11. The American System was modeled off of which of the following economic systems?

Question 12 12. Which of the following was NOT a reason some Americans opposed annexing Texas?

Question 13 13.

What role did James Polk play in American expansion?

I. Secured joint occupation of Oregon

II. Purchased Florida

III. First used the phrase 'Manifest Destiny'

IV. Negotiated possession of Oregon

V. Purchased Alaska

Question 14 14. The American System incorporated which of the following aspects into its model?

Question 15 15. When did the Mexican-American War end?

Page 4

Question 16 16. Which of the following is FALSE regarding John Sutter's and James Marshall's role in the California Gold Rush?

Question 17 17.

What role did James Monroe play in American expansion?

I. Secured joint occupation of Oregon

II. Purchased Florida

III. First used the phrase 'Manifest Destiny'

IV. Negotiated possession of Oregon

V. Purchased Alaska

Question 18 18. Which was NOT a provision of the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo?

Question 19 19. How did Tyler's view of the annexation of Texas differ from Van Buren's position?

Question 20 20. Who coined the term Manifest Destiny?

Page 5

Question 21 21. What did the Wilmot Proviso suggest?

Question 22 22. Why did Whig Party nominee Zachary Taylor resonate well with northern Americans?

Question 23 23. The Mexican-American War waged over the right to claim

Question 24 24. Which is NOT a reason some people opposed the Mexican-American War?

Question 25 25. Which of the following defines Manifest Destiny?

Page 6

Question 26 26.

What role did John O'Sullivan play in American expansion?

I. Secured joint occupation of Oregon

II. Purchased Florida

III. First used the phrase 'Manifest Destiny'

IV. Negotiated possession of Oregon

V. Purchased Alaska

Question 27 27. Which Native American nation was displaced in the Trail of Tears?

Question 28 28. Which of the following were accomplishments under the expanded infrastructure program?

Question 29 29. Based on what you've learned in this lesson, which of these people would have most likely supported slavery in the new territory?

Question 30 30. Which of the following was NOT a result of Mexico's loosened immigration standards in its northeastern region?

The Importance of Manifest Destiny Chapter 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!

Support