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IT HAPPENED WHEN...

DATES

GIVE THE YEAR OF THE

HISTORICAL EVENT

A SOLDIERS LIFE

SOLDIER

NAME THE SOLDIER

DESCRIBED

GENERALLY SPEAKING

MISC.

STUDENTS WILL SHOW AN

UNDERSTANDING OF THE WAR

NOTABLE QUOTES

QUOTES

STUDENTS WILL

DEMONSTRATE AN

UNDERSTANDING OF

ORDINARY PEOPLE

PEOPLE

STUDENTS WILL

DEMONSTRATE AN

UNDERSTANDING OF NOTABLE

U. S. CONSTITUTION AND

OTHER HISTORICAL

DOCUMENTS

DOC

UMENT

STUDENTS WILL

DEMONSTRATE AN

UNDERSTANDING OF THE

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Response 1

FRENCH AND INDIAN WAR ENDS

WHAT IS 1763?

SPECIAL GROUPS OF MILITIA

WHAT ARE MINUTEMAN?

SHE MADE THE FIRST FLAG

FOR THE NEW COUNTRY

WHO IS BETSY ROSS?

GIVE ME LIBERTY, OR GIVE ME

DEATH MEANS

WHAT IS FREEDOM IS

WORTH DYING FOR?

PRO-SLAVERY PRESIDENT

WHO IS ANDREW

JACKSON?

THE BILL OF RIGHTS WAS

ADDED TO THE U. S.

CONSTITUTION MAINLY TO...

WHAT IS PROTECT

INDIVIDUAL LIBERTIES?

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Response 2

STAMP ACT

WHAT IS 1765?

COLONISTS WHO REMAINED

LOYAL TO GREAT BRITAIN

WHAT ARE LOYALISTS?

THESE PEOPLE WERE

ENCOURAGED BY FALSE

PROMISES TO FIGHT FOR THE

BRITISH

WHO ARE THE SLAVES?

THAT MAN OVER THERE SAYS

THAT WOMEN NEED TO BE

HELPED INTO CARRIAGES, AND

LIFTED OVER

DITCHES...NOBODY EVER

HELPS ME...AND AIN'T I A

WOMAN

WHAT IS UNEQUAL

TREATMENT OF WOMEN?

SIGNED THE EMANCIPATION

PROCLAMATION

WHO IS ABRAHAM

LINCOLN?

NO EXECUTIVE BRANCH, NO

LEVYING OF TAXES, NO

REGULATION OF TRADE, NO

NATIONAL COURT SYSTEM

ARE IN WHAT DOCUMENT

WHAT ARE THE

ARTICLES OF

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Response 3

BATTLES OF LEXINGTON AND

CONCORD

WHAT IS 1775?

GERMAN SOLDIERS WHO

FOUGHT FOR THE BRITISH

WHAT ARE HESSIANS?

BENJAMIN FRANKLIN

CONVINCED THIS COUNTRY TO

LEND MILITARY SUPPORT TO

GEORGE WASHINGTON'S

CONTINENTAL ARMY

WHAT IS FRANCE?

WE WHOSE NAMES ARE

UNDERWRITTEN...COMBINE

OURSELVES INTO A CIVIL BODY

POLITIC...MAYFLOWER

COMPACT WHAT IS THE

SIGNIFICANCE OF THIS

STATEMENT

WHAT IS ESTABLISHED

A SELF-GOVERNING

SUPPORTED STRONG FEDERAL

GOVERNMENT AND THE

ESTABLISHMENT OF A

NATIONAL BANK

WHO IS ALEXANDER

HAMILTON?

TRUE OR FALSE THE MONROE

DOCTRINE DEMANDS THAT

EUROPEAN POWERS NOT

ESTABLISH COLONIES IN THE

WESTERN HEMISPHERE

WHAT IS TRUE?

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Response 4

BOSTON MASSACRE

WHAT IS 1770?

PATRIOTS

WHAT ARE CONTINENTAL

SOLDIERS?

SOUTHERN DEPENDENCE ON

SLAVERY AND AN

AGRICULTURAL ECONOMY

RESULTED IN THIS

WHAT IS A LACK OF

FACTORIES?

EDUCATION...IS THE GREAT

EQUALIZER OF THE

CONDITIONS OF MEN...OR

HORACE MANN'S VIEWS ON

EDUCATION

WHAT IS PUBLIC

EDUCATION PROMOTES

SUPPORTED A WRITTEN PLAN

FOR A NEW GOVERNMENT

THAT CALLED FOR A

STRONGER NATIONAL

GOVERNMENT

WHO IS JAMES

MADISON?

THE PRIMARY PURPOSE OF

THE 14TH AMENDMENT WAS

TO...

WHAT IS GRANT

CITIZENSHIP TO

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Response 5

THE DECLARATION OF

INDEPENDENCE IS SIGNED

WHAT IS 1776?

ANOTHER NAME FOR THE

BRITISH; SOME THINK IT'S A

DELICACY

WHAT ARE

LOBSTERBACKS?

FROM THE POINT OF VIEW OF

SOMEONE LIVING IN THE

AMERICAN COLONIES DURING

THE 1770'S, A PATRIOT WAS A

PERSON WHO...

WHAT IS SUPPORTED

THE MOVEMENT FOR

THESE ARE THE TIMES THAT

TRY MEN'S SOULS IS A QUOTE

FROM...

WHO IS THOMAS PAINE?

WILLIAM LLOYD GARRISON,

JOHN BROWN, HARRIET

TUBMAN, AND HARRIET

BEECHER STOWE'S ACTIONS

WERE AIMED AT...

WHAT IS ENDING

SLAVERY?

WHAT IS AN UNALIENABLE

RIGHT

WHAT IS A RIGHT THAT

CANNOT BE TAKEN AWAY

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WHAT IS OREGON,MORMON, AND SANTA FE?

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US HISTORY

U.S.

HISTORY

STUDENTS WILL

DEMONSTRATE AN

UNDERSTANDING OF U. S.

CIVIL WAR

CIVIL WAR

STUDENTS WILL

DEMONSTRATE AN

UNDERSTANDING OF THE CIVIL

PICTURE THIS

PICTURE

THIS

STUDENTS WILL

DEMONSTRATE THE ABILITY

TO VIEW AND INTERPRET

I KNOW THAT...

I KNOW

THAT

MISCELLANEOUS

ACTS AND ORDINANCES

ACTS

NAME THE ACT OR ORDINANCE

DESCRIBED

TESTING SKILLS

TESTING

SKILLS

STUDENTS WILL

DEMONSTRATE AN

UNDERSTANDING OF EFFECT

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Response 1

THE DISCOVERY OF THIS

NATURAL RESOURCE IN

CALIFORNIA IN 1848 AND 1849

CAUSED RAPID POPULATION

GROWTH IN THE REGION

WHAT IS GOLD?

DURING THE CIVIL WAR,

ULYSSES S. GRANT HELD

WHAT POSITION

WHO IS COMMANDER OF

THE UNION ARMY?

WHAT WOULD BE THE BEST

TITLE FOR THE IMAGE

WHAT IS HEADING

WEST?

THE PRESENT-DAY STATES OF

CALIFORNIA, NEVADA, AND

UTAH WERE ACQUIRED IN 1848

FROM...

WHAT IS MEXICO?

INCREASED NATIONALISM AND

PATRIOTISM IN THE UNITED

STATES AFTER THE WAR OF

1812 IS CALLED...

WHAT IS THE ERA OF

GOOD FEELING?

/ WHEN USED ON A TEST, THIS

MARK INDICATES A...

WHAT IS A WINNER?

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Response 2

INVENTOR OF THE COTTON GIN

WHO IS ELI WHITNEY?

COMMANDER OF THE

CONFEDERATE ARMY

WHO IS ROBERT E.

LEE?

WHICH BEST COMMPLETES

THE DIAGRAM

WHAT IS WOMEN

ORGANIZE IN SUPPORT

WHAT MADE NEW ORLEANS A

SIGNIFICANT PORT TO PEOPLE

LIVING IN THE OHIO VALLEY

WHAT IS AN IMPORTANT

TRADE CENTER NEAR THE

NEW STATES ADMITTED TO

THE UNION WERE CONSIDERED

EQUAL TO EXISTING STATES

UNDER THE TERMS OF THE...

WHAT IS THE

NORTHWEST ORDINANCE

THIS MARK MEANS YOU THINK

YOU KNOW THE ANSWER, BUT

YOU'RE NOT SURE.

WHAT IS A QUESTION

MARK?

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Response 3

THE NEW ENGLAND COLONIES

RELIED HEAVILY ON TRADE IN

PART BECAUSE...

WHAT IS COLD CLIMATE

AND POOR SOIL MADE

THE NUMBER OF SOUTHERN

STATES THAT SECEDED AND

BECAME THE CONFEDERATE

STATES OF AMERICA

WHAT IS 11?

THE MAP INDICATES THAT IN

THE PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION

OF 1848...

WHAT IS THE

WESTERNMOST STATES

PROPSED BY TWO-THIRDS

VOTE OF HOUSE AND SENATE

AND RATIFIED BY

THREE-FOURTHS OF STATE

LEGISLATURE

WHAT IS THE

CONSTITUTIONAL

BECAUSE OF THIS, NORTHERN

LAW ENFORCEMENT

OFFICIALS WOULD ATTEMPT

TO CAPTURE RUNAWAY

SLAVES.

WHAT IS THE FUGITIVE

SLAVE ACT OF 1850?

THE NUMBER OF TIMES YOU

WILL READ THROUGH THE

TEST.

WHAT IS THREE?

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Response 4

THE MEXICAN WAR WAS

PROMPTED BY THE

ANNEXATION OF...

WHAT IS TEXAS?

YEARS OF THE CIVIL WAR

WHAT IS 1861-1865?

THIS POLITICAL CARTOON

ILLUSTRATES AN ISSUE

DISCUSSED DURING THE

CONSTITUTIONAL

CONVENTION OF 1787.  THE

ISSUE IS OVER...

WHAT IS

REPRESENTATION IN

NORTHERNERS WERE

ANGERED BECAUSE THIS

DECISION COULD EXTEND

SLAVERY INTO TERRITORIES

THEY DREDDED IT.

WHAT IS DRED SCOTT

V. SANFORD?

THE PRINCIPLE OF JUDICIAL

REVIEW WAS ESTABLISHED BY

THE U. S. SUPREME COURT IN...

WHAT IS MARBURY V.

MADISON?

A COLUMN AT THE END OF THE

TEST WILL BE USED FOR...

WHAT ARE TALLY

MARKS?

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Response 5

MANY AMERICANS SUPPORTED

THE INDIAN REMOVAL ACT OF

1830 BECAUSE IT...

WHAT IS OPENED

NATIVE AMERICAN LANDS

SLAVERY, ECONOMICS, AND

STATES RIGHTS

WHAT ARE THE CAUSES

OF THE CIVIL WAR?

ACCORDING TO THE GRAPH,

BETWEEN 1745 AND 1774,

AMERICAN EXPORTS TO

ENGLAND...

WHAT HAD A LOWER

VALUE THAN IMPORTS

FOUNDED IN 1607, THIS COLONY

WAS SUCCESSFUL BECAUSE

OF FERTILE LAND, PLENTIFUL

GAME, AND ABUNDANT

TIMBER.

WHAT IS VIRGINIA?

LOOSE INTERPRETATION OF

THE U. S. CONSTITUTION,

INDUSTRIAL ECONOMY, AND

STRONG CENTRAL

GOVERNMENT ARE THE

POLITICAL VIEWS OF...

WHAT ARE

FEDERALISTS?

THE SYMBOL YOU WILL USE

THE LEAST. YOU DON'T WANT

TO BE CLUELESS.

WHAT IS A ZERO?

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