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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Part 3, Chapter 16.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who spoke for and was responsible for servants, slaves, and tenants?
(a) No one was responsible for them.
(b) They were responsible for themselves.
(c) The head of the household.
(d) The colonial government.
2. Who strove to undermine the gentry's distinctiveness and privileges by emphasizing their similarity to common people?
(a) Matthew Lyon.
(b) Abraham Bishop.
(c) William Drayton.
(d) George Warner.
3. What relationship did the American farmer have with the land he worked?
(a) He borrowed it.
(b) He was the owner.
(c) He lent it.
(d) He was a tenant.
4. Where was Ben Franklin quartered when he sailed to England in 1724?
(a) First class.
(b) With the captain.
(d) With the crew.
5. At the middle of the 18th century, what did many revolutionary leaders feel the colonies still needed?
(a) Monarchial control.
(b) A President.
(c) A constitutional government.
(d) A standing army.
Short Answer Questions
1. What percentage of northern colonists were aristocrats?
2. What was the highest level of knowledge of a trade in colonial America?
3. How did colonial gentry demonstrate virtue?
4. From which business did Ben Franklin eventually retire?
5. In colonial America, a person who didn't have to work for a living still held what responsibility?
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