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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. When did Edwin Forrest die?
2. Over how many colonists died during King Philip's War?
3. Benjamin Church is considered the father of what?
(b) The American West.
(c) American ranging.
(d) The American Dream.
4. What was from 1351 a penalty in England for men convicted of high treason, although the ritual was first recorded during the reigns of King Henry III and his successor, Edward I?
(a) Hanged, drawn and quartered.
(b) Execution by guillotine.
(c) Burning at the stake.
(d) Execution by Fire Marshal.
5. What book did Jill Lepore publish in 2002?
(a) Encounters in the New World: A History in Documents.
(b) A is for American: Letters and Other Characters in the Newly United States.
(c) The Whites of Their Eyes: The Tea Party's Revolution and the Battle over American History.
(d) Blindspot: A Novel.
Short Answer Questions
1. How many weeks of captivity did Mary Rowlandson experience before being released on ransom?
2. Who wrote the play Metamora; or, The Last of the Wampanoags?
3. Mary Rowlandson was the fifth of how many children?
4. The white population of New England totaled about how many men of military age at the start of King Philip's War?
5. When was Bartholomew de Las Casas born?
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