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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. Franklin undertook the improvement of law enforcement, including the appointment of non-biased policemen and what else?
2. Braddock and the troops were sent for what two reasons?
3. As he became acquainted with the new governor, Franklin learned who was not only still alive but was seen as one of the best political writers in England?
4. What did the new governor present to Franklin?
5. Franklin proposed the governmental group would contribute an amount equal to what?
Short Essay Questions
1. What was Franklin's proposal given France's increasing threat to the American colonies?
2. What sort of education system did Franklin develop?
3. What disturbed Franklin regarding the British capability to defend the colonies?
4. What were some of the accomplishments Franklin had to praise about the Reverend Mr. Whitefield?
5. What was one instance Franklin related about government officials skirting the technicalities of legal requirements?
6. What was Franklin's involvement in Philadelphia's first town hospital?
7. What did the colonies do subsequent to the initial two troops serving under General Braddock?
8. What was Franklin's approach to Captain Denny upon his arrival from England?
9. In terms of libeling, what guidelines did Franklin note he printed his newspaper by?
10. When troubles arose between the Assembly and Captain Denny, what initially took place when Lord Loudoun was sent over from England?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What course did Franklin pursue to initially get and remain published when still a teenager? How did his writing progress under his first publisher?
Essay Topic 2
While many looked up to Franklin, who were individuals he respected? What traits did they have that he admired?
Essay Topic 3
How did Franklin approach his relationship with Miss Read from the time they initially met? How did it evolve?
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