7th Grade History Mid-Term

Question 1 of 56

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Which of the following is the correct bodies of water surrounding the United States?

Select one of the following:

  • Pacific Ocean, Arctic Ocean and Gulf Of Mexico

  • Pacific Ocean, Atlantic Ocean and Gulf of Mexico

  • Indian Ocean, Gulf of Mexico and Atlantic Ocean

  • Pacific Ocean, Atlantic Ocean and Southern Ocean

Question 2 of 56

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Which of the following sets of states are located in the MidWest?

Select one of the following:

  • Maine, Vermont, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Delaware, New York and Pennsylvania

  • Texas, Oklahoma, New Mexico and Arizona

  • Michigan, North Dakota, South Dakota, Nebraska, Kansas, Indiana, Illinois, Missouri, Wisconsin, Ohio and Minnesota

  • Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia, Florida, Virginia, Maryland, West Virginia, Arkansas, Tennessee, North Carolina, South Carolina, Kentucky

  • California, Oregon, Washington, Montana, Idaho, Nevada, Utah, Wyoming, Colorado

Question 3 of 56

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( Abraham Lincoln, Robert E. Lee, Frederick Douglass ) pushed for the 13th amendment and the 10% plan, which required ( 25%, 5%, 10%, 50% ) of the voters to pledge an allegiance to the Union and the state had to adopt a no-slave constitution.

Question 4 of 56

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What were the push factors leading to immigration to the early to mid-1800s?

Select one or more of the following:

  • Population Growth

  • Agricultural Famine / Changes

  • Industrial Revolution

  • Religious and Political Changes

  • All of the Above

Question 5 of 56

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What was the name of the US Army Commander at the Battle of Little Big Horn?

Select one of the following:

  • Crazy Horse

  • Chief Gall

  • George Custer

  • Sitting Bull

Question 6 of 56

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The ( Plains Indians, Cherokee, Lenai Lenape, Navajo ) used ( buffalo, prairie dogs, antelopes, monkeys ) as a main resource for food, clothing and shelter and tools.

Question 7 of 56

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Which one is NOT a reason for westward expansion?

Select one of the following:

  • Free land

  • Railroads

  • Religious persecution

  • Gold and silver

  • Adventure and opportunity

  • Cattle

Question 8 of 56

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Which one is not an industrialist or monopolist?

Select one of the following:

  • Andrew Carnegie

  • John D. Rockefeller

  • Jane Addams

  • Henry Ford

Question 9 of 56

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Alaska and Hawaii fall into the ( Non-Contiguous, Northwest, Southwest, Mid-West ) region.

Question 10 of 56

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A body of laws by Southern States, immediately after the Civil War to maintain SOCIAL control over the freed black slaves, restricting African Americans freedom and providing for low wage work, are called

Select one of the following:

  • Red Codes

  • Black Codes

  • Racial Segregation

  • Jim Crow Laws

Question 11 of 56

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( Racial segregation, Ethnic cleansing, People Separation, Racial Inequality ) is the separation of people into racial or other ethnic groups.

Question 12 of 56

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Which one of these is NOT a problem or policy of Reconstruction

Select one of the following:

  • Southern military leaders could not hold public office

  • African Americans could hold public office

  • African Americans gained equal rights as a result of the Civil Rights Act

  • The Chinese were discriminated against in 1882 by the Chinese Exclusion Act

  • The South didn't like "carpetbaggers" who took advantage of the South

  • Southern States made Black Codes to limit the freedom of former slaves

Question 13 of 56

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What is the name of the region whose physical features included the lack of trees, semi-arid with little water, unpredictable weather, high wind, flat featureless areas, low hills and stream valleys?

Select one of the following:

  • Great Plains

  • Rocky Mountains

  • Tundra

  • New England

  • Mid-Atlantic

Question 14 of 56

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This amendment abolished slavery and involuntary servitude.

Select one of the following:

  • 13th amendment

  • 14th amendment

  • 15th amendment

  • 19th amendment

Question 15 of 56

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This amendment provided equal protection for men under the law.

Select one of the following:

  • 13th amendment

  • 14th amendment

  • 15th amendment

  • 19th amendment

Question 16 of 56

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This amendment provided all men with the right to vote

Select one of the following:

  • 13th amendment

  • 14th amendment

  • 15th amendment

  • 19th amendment

Question 17 of 56

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This amendment gave all women the right to vote

Select one of the following:

  • 13th amendment

  • 14th amendment

  • 15th amendment

  • 19th amendment

Question 18 of 56

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Who was a frequent writer and speaker for the Black suffrage movement, who pushed for equal right and the right to vote for Blacks?

Select one of the following:

  • Frederick Douglass

  • Robert E. Lee

  • Susan B. Anthony

  • Elizabeth Cody Stanton

Question 19 of 56

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This individual proposed a 50% plan for reconstruction but most Radical Republicans did not like it because it gave too much power to the South and didn't guarantee rights for freed slaves.

Select one of the following:

  • Andrew Johnson

  • Abraham Lincoln

  • Robert E. Lee

  • Frederick Douglass

Question 20 of 56

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This Act was the first United States federal law to define citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law.

Select one of the following:

  • The Civil Rights Act of 1866

  • 13th amendment

  • 19th amendment

  • 15th amendment

Question 21 of 56

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Which of the following are results of Reconstruction?

Select one or more of the following:

  • Freedman's Bureau

  • First blacks elected to Congress

  • Increase in discrimination with Black Codes

  • Jim Crow Laws (literacy tests, poll tax and grandfather clauses)

  • Cuba's freedom from Spain

Question 22 of 56

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Plessy v. Ferguson was a court case in 1896 that stated that segregation is legal and created "separation but equal"

Select one of the following:

  • True
  • False

Question 23 of 56

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Jim Crow Laws legalized the right to segregate men and women and restricted voting rights for women.

Select one of the following:

  • True
  • False

Question 24 of 56

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Which of these individuals believed that equality for African Americans could be achieved through vocational education, industrial training, and business ownership?

Select one of the following:

  • Booker T. Washington

  • W.E.B. Du Bois

  • Frederick Douglass

Question 25 of 56

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Why were the Irish discriminated against in the mid to late 1800s?

Select one or more of the following:

  • They looked different

  • They didn't have industrial experience

  • They were from China

  • They were not to be trusted.

Question 26 of 56

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Factory owners used children instead of adults because they cost them more money.

Select one of the following:

  • True
  • False

Question 27 of 56

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Who invented the assembly line?

Select one of the following:

  • Henry Ford

  • John D. Rockefeller

  • Andrew Carnegie

Question 28 of 56

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Check the statements that are correct

Select one or more of the following:

  • The purpose of Reconstruction was to bring the Southern States back into the United States.

  • Southern military leaders were allowed to vote and hold office during Reconstruction.

  • The Freeman's Bureau helped former slaves find work and get an education

  • Northerners who went south during Reconstruction were called "Scalawags" by southern whites.

  • To be President, Rutherford B. Hayes told Northern troops to stay in the South to support Reconstruction.

  • Northern troops were sent to the South to support reconstruction and protect African-American rights.

Question 29 of 56

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What group did W.E.B. Du Bois help create to fight for the rights of African-Americans?

Select one of the following:

  • National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)

  • National American Women Suffrage Association

  • National Freed Black Men Association

  • Chicago's Hull House

Question 30 of 56

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LIst the five reasons that people went west

Select one or more of the following:

  • New technologies made it easier to live in the West

  • The Homestead Act of 1862 gave free acres of land to anyone willing to work on it for 5 years.

  • Gold and silver gave the possibility of wealth for miners

  • It offered a new beginning for slaves (Exodusters)

  • Adventure and opportunity

Question 31 of 56

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The Homestead Act gave ( acres of land, homes, cars, railroads ) away free as long as the person agreed to work on it for ( 5 years, 10 years, 1 year, 3 years ).

Question 32 of 56

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( Windmills, Steel Plows, Dry Farming, Barbed Wire ) pump up water from deep wells.

Question 33 of 56

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( Steel plows, Windmills, Dry Farming, Sod Houses, Railroads ) break up the soil.

Question 34 of 56

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The helped people to move west faster and safer than wagons did.

Drag and drop to complete the text.

    Railroads
    Railroads
    Windmills
    Windmills
    Sod Houses
    Sod Houses
    Automobiles
    Automobiles

Question 35 of 56

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When cattle were taken from Texas to railroad cities, these were called what?

Select one of the following:

  • Long Drives

  • Windmills

  • Dry Farming

Question 36 of 56

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The Dawes Act, which tried to make Indians adopt farming and American culture, was successful because Native Americans wanted to give up their traditional way of life just to survive.

Select one of the following:

  • True
  • False

Question 37 of 56

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Geronimo was the Chief of the Chiricahua Apaches. He led his tribe against white settlers in Arizona for more than ten years.

Select one of the following:

  • True
  • False

Question 38 of 56

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The U.S. government forced Native Americans on to ( reservations, the ocean, the Great Plains, mountains ) in order to get land back for white Americans.

Question 39 of 56

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Which of the following things about inventions did not help industry grow?

Select one or more of the following:

  • Made industry more efficient

  • Broke all things and hurt men

  • Created new industries

  • Contributed to job growth

Question 40 of 56

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A boom is when industry has bad times and a bust is when industry has good times.

Select one of the following:

  • True
  • False

Question 41 of 56

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This group used boycotts, strikes and protests to get better conditions for workers.

Select one of the following:

  • Unions

  • NAACP

  • National American Women Suffrage Association

  • Freedman's Bureau

Question 42 of 56

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A ( philanthropist, monopolist, union worker, urbanist ) is a rich person who gives back to society.

Question 43 of 56

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A ( monopoly, settlement house, tenement, political machine ) is a business with no competition. ( John D. Rockefeller, Andrew Carnegie, Thomas Edison, Alexander Graham Bell ) owned the Standard Oil Company, which was one of these first businesses without competition. ( Andrew Carnegie, John D. Rockefeller, Henry Ford, J.P. Morgan ) owned a steel company that was also one of these.

Question 44 of 56

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( Thomas Edison, Henry Ford, John D. Rockefeller, Cornelius Vanderbilt ) invented the electric light bulb. ( Alexander Graham Bell, Andrew Carnegie, John D. Rockefeller, Cornelius Vanderbilt ) invented the telephone. ( Cornelius Vanderbilt, Jane Addams, W.E.B. Du Bois, J.P. Morgan ) was successful in railroads and shipping. ( J.P. Morgan, Andrew Carnegie, Thomas Edison, Cornelius Vanderbilt ) was a wealthy banker.

Question 45 of 56

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What was the name of Jane Addams' settlement house?

Select one of the following:

  • Hull House

  • Ronald McDonald House

  • House of Cards

  • Ghetto House

Question 46 of 56

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What does urbanization mean?

Select one of the following:

  • Growth of cities

  • Growth of rural areas

  • Movement of people into a country

Question 47 of 56

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Which of these items is not a PULL factor for immigration?

Select one or more of the following:

  • Freedom of religion

  • Hope for better opportunities

  • Adventure

  • Escape from bad governments

Question 48 of 56

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Immigrants from Europe came to America through ( Ellis Island, Angel Island, The Statue of Liberty, Gilligan's Island, Jamieson's Island ) in New York. Immigrants from Asia came to America through ( Angel Island, Ellis Island, Gilligan's Island, Cooper's Island, Tom Sawyer's Island ) in California.

Question 49 of 56

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Fill the blank spaces to complete the text.

A is a run-down building in a .

Question 50 of 56

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What is a progressive?

Select one of the following:

  • A person who wanted to solve society's problems

  • A person who wanted to be president

  • A person who wanted to live on a reservation

  • A person who wins the lottery

Question 51 of 56

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A ( muckraker, separatist, freedman, monopolist ) is a writer who exposes society's problems. ( Ida Tarbell, Upton Sinclair, Jacob Riis, John D. Rockefeller ) wrote "The History of Standard Oil Company" and the negatives of monopolies. ( Upton Sinclair, Andrew Carnegie, Henry Ford, Ida Tarbell ) wrote "The Jungle" about Chicago's meatpacking industry. ( Jacob Riis, Upton Sinclair, Ida Tarbell, Andrew Carnegie ), while not a writer, did expose society's problems through photography.

Question 52 of 56

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A trust is a small group that controls a whole industry.

Select one of the following:

  • True
  • False

Question 53 of 56

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The American Federation of Labor (AFL) was a labor union, led by Samuel Gompers. Which of these things were they able to to accomplish?

Select one or more of the following:

  • Increase worker's pay

  • Decrease worker's pay

  • Improve safety conditions

  • Create bad accidents in workplaces

  • Lower work hours

  • Increase work hours

Question 54 of 56

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What is yellow journalism?

Select one of the following:

  • Journalism that is based on sensationalism and crude exaggeration

  • Journalism that is accurate, fact-based and honest

  • Journalist that is only about one topic

Question 55 of 56

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Which of the following is NOT a cause of the Spanish-American War?

Select one or more of the following:

  • Support of Cuba' independence

  • U.S. Interests in Cuba, such as businesses

  • Yellow Journalism

  • Sinking of the U.S.S. Maine

  • Free blacks in Cuba

Question 56 of 56

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The causes of World War I can be described using the acronym M.A.I.N. Which of the following describe why World War I happened?

Select one or more of the following:

  • Militarism

  • Monkeys

  • Alliances

  • Apples

  • Imperialism

  • Imperfection

  • Nationalism

  • Nutcrackers

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