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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. When did Andrew Jackson die?
2. Benjamin Church is considered the father of what?
(b) The American Dream.
(c) The American West.
(d) American ranging.
3. Mary Rowlandson wrote from a fully Christian perspective and believed that being held captive was a special brand of affliction that served to increase what?
4. On what date was Mary Rowlandson kidnapped?
(a) February 3, 1677.
(b) February 10, 1676.
(c) September 1, 1677.
(d) March 13, 1675.
5. Where was Metamora; or, The Last of the Wampanoags originally performed?
(a) Carnegie Hall in New York City.
(b) The Park Theater in New York City.
(c) The Boston Globe Theater.
(d) The Metropolitan Playhouse in New York City.
6. The rock on the shore of Mount Hope Bay was etched after the creation of Cherokee syllabary in what year?
7. The Five Civilized Tribes were the five Native American nations: the Cherokee, Chickasaw, Choctaw, Creek, and what?
8. When was The Name of War: King Philip's War and the Origins of American Identity published?
9. When does the author describe the Narragansett cultural revival originating in the Epilogue?
(a) The 1950s.
(b) The 1880s.
(c) The 1930s.
(d) The 1920s.
10. Where was Edwin Forrest born?
(a) New York, NY.
(b) Boston, MA.
(c) New Brunswick, Canada.
(d) Philadelphia, PA.
11. Jill Lepore is a professor of American history at what university?
(a) Harvard University.
(b) Rutgers University.
(c) Yale University.
(d) Princeton University.
12. How old was Metacomet's son when he was kidnapped?
13. When was William Charles Macready born?
14. Who was a Christian missionary, reformer, activist for the rights of American Indians, and a leading opponent of the Indian removal policy of the United States government?
(a) Richard Callicot.
(b) Jeremiah Evarts.
(c) John Alderman.
(d) Increase Mather.
15. Who wrote the play Metamora; or, The Last of the Wampanoags?
(a) Increase Mather.
(b) Richard Callicot.
(c) John Alderman.
(d) John Augustus Stone.
Short Answer Questions
1. When did Edwin Forrest die?
2. At what event did King Philip's head make an appearance in Plymouth following the war?
3. Mohegan translates to what in English?
4. Jill Lepore's book, New York Burning: Liberty, Slavery and Conspiracy in Eighteenth-Century Manhattan, was a finalist for what award?
5. Mary Rowlandson was the fifth of how many children?
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