Grade 7 Social Studies Test Question Preview (ID: 50541)

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The American Revolution inspired revolutionary movements in
a) France and Latin America
b) Poland and Russia
c) Canada

He led guerrilla attacks against the British in the south
a) Frances Marion
b) Thomas Paine
c) Nathan Hale

What was the main purpose of the Declaration of Independence?
a) To declare the separation of the United States from Britain
b) to set forth the structure of the United States government
c) to declare the rights of the individual

The Mississippi River, Canada, Atlantic Ocean, and Florida were part of
a) the official boundaries of the United States after the Revolution
b) the major battle areas of the Revolutionary War
c) the official boundaries of Native American territory in 1783

A civilian ship that has its government's permission to raid enemy ships
a) privateer
b) Serapis
c) speedboat

Quoted as saying: I have not yet begun to fight
a) John Paul Jones
b) Nathan Hale
c) Thomas Paine

Which of the following is NOT a reason why the Americans won the war?
a) advanced technology
b) geography
c) cavalry

Wrote : Common Sense
a) Thomas Paine
b) Nathaniel Greene
c) George Rogers Clark

The Treaty of Paris
a) was approved by congress to officially end the American Revolution
b) marked the beginning of the Battle of Yorktown
c) was the 1782 peace talks in Paris

The British general who lost at Yorktown
a) Charles Cornwallis
b) Bernardo de Galvez
c) Richard Henry Lee

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