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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Part 1, Chapter 5.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. In colonial America, what emerged after politics cease to be a contest among prominent families?
(a) Political parties.
(b) Fair laws.
(c) Money for good causes.
(d) Honest officials.
2. Who spoke for and was responsible for servants, slaves, and tenants?
(a) The colonial government.
(b) The head of the household.
(c) They were responsible for themselves.
(d) No one was responsible for them.
3. What kind of colonial churches dominated the first third of the 18th century?
(a) Centralized state supported churches.
(b) Denominationally supported churches.
(c) Independent congregation supported churches.
(d) Organizational and society supported churches.
4. In colonial America, a person who didn't have to work for a living still held what responsibility?
(a) He owed jobs to the unemployed.
(b) He owed service to society.
(c) He owed charity to the poor.
(d) He owed money to society.
5. How did colonial Americans look on black slavery?
(a) As an abomination.
(b) As an institution which needs legislation.
(c) As a necessary evil.
(d) As just another form of dependency.
Short Answer Questions
1. In colonial America, what was a self-made man called?
2. What was Philadelphia's approximate population in 1760?
3. What percentage of southern colonists were aristocrats?
4. Who vigorously denounced the Stamp Act riots in 1765?
5. What was the main consideration for a colonial man to be considered a gentleman?
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