The Treaty of Ghent: Summary & Significance


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On what holiday was the Treaty of Ghent signed?

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1. Which was NOT a reason for the outbreak of the War of 1812?

2. In what country is Ghent located?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and worksheet combo will show your knowledge of the Treaty of Ghent. Subjects covered include the War of 1812 and when the treaty was signed.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

During the assessments, you will be tested on:

  • What holiday the treaty was signed on
  • Why the War of 1812 started
  • The country where Ghent was located
  • Who tried to broker a peace treaty during the War of 1812

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the Treaty of Ghent
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to identify where Ghent is located
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding the end of the war and interpret it correctly

Additional Learning

To learn more about the treaty, review the accompanying lesson titled The Treaty of Ghent: Summary & Significance. This lesson will cover the following objectives:

  • Detail the War of 1812
  • Explore the American delegation for the treaty
  • Explain why the Battle of New Orleans happened
  • Know why the treaty was important for the United States and Britain