Reminder! Quiz Chapters 5-7 on Tuesday, September 5!

Keep coming back to this post, because I will post study questions that will show up on your quiz on Tuesday… like, for instance:

1. Match the denomination with the region in which it predominated.
Denominations: Congregationalist, Anglican, Presbyterian, Quaker

Regions: New England, Middle Colonies, the South, the frontier

2. By the mid-1700s, the number of poor people in the American colonies
A. was about one-third of the population.
B. remained tiny compared to the number in England.
C. had begun to decline from seventeenth century levels.
D. became greater than in all of Europe.
E. had increased to the point of overpopulation.

3. The riches created by the growing slave population in the American South in the 18th century
A. were distributed evenly among the Southern whites.
B. helped to narrow the gap between rich and poor, creating an egalitarian society for whites.
C. created a serious problem with inflation, as too much wealth was invested in slave property.
D. benefited only a few elite families at the expense of the rest of Southern society.
E. enabled poor whites to escape tenant farming.

And there may be more coming…Just a friendly hint. How much do you love me?

4 responses to this post.

  1. Posted by eSKAlator on September 4, 2006 at 7:26 pm

    So would it be bad to ask everyone else what they think the answers are?

  2. Posted by Mockingbird on September 4, 2006 at 8:43 pm

    not at all…

  3. Posted by freakinawesome on September 4, 2006 at 9:44 pm

    We have a quiz tomorrow?!

  4. Posted by eSKAlator on September 4, 2006 at 9:57 pm

    I think 2 is B but im not sure

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