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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What city was proposed as a new capital of Alaska?
2. What was used as food for the population?
3. Where did Tom Venn open a Ross and Raglan store in 1902?
4. Where did Tom spend Christmas?
5. Where did Klope go after two years in Alaska?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why did the natives feel betrayed?
2. How did LeRoy's investment benefit him?
3. How did the discovery of oil change the area in Chapter 12?
4. What types of jobs did people have in Chapter 8 thanks to the gold rush?
5. What was the effect of automation on the workers?
6. How did Tom, Missy, and Tammy feel about the statehood of Alaska?
7. What dilemma did Tom face regarding workers?
8. Describe what cabotage is.
9. What did World War II do to Alaska's infrastructure?
10. What did the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act do?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Describe the evolution of the political system in Alaska.
Essay Topic 2
Alaska is a land rich in natural resource. Define three major resources found in Alaska, and explain how each find impacted the people of Alaska.
Essay Topic 3
Describe how each of the following people groups came to live in Alaska: Indians, Eskimos, and Aleuts. Explain which part of Alaska they settled in and address why they stayed there.
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