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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. When did Congress issue the United States Declaration of Independence?
(a) October 1, 1774.
(b) June 14, 1777.
(c) July 14, 1776.
(d) July 4, 1776.
2. The Treaty of Fort Pitt was signed on what date?
(a) October 12, 1777.
(b) July 4, 1776.
(c) September 17, 1778.
(d) November 12, 1776.
3. When was Joseph Brant born?
4. What refers to a writing or document executed under seal and delivered to effect a conveyance, especially of real estate?
5. In what year did the Delaware Indians give a speech stating their belief that the English caused the French and Indian War, as described in Chapter 4?
6. Joseph Brant had been taught at whose school?
(a) Jeffery Amherst's.
(b) Lord Germain's.
(c) William Johnson's.
(d) Eleazar Wheelock's.
7. Where was Phineas Stevens born?
(a) Boston, Massachusetts.
(b) Montauk, New York.
(c) Sudbury, Massachusetts.
(d) Cambridge, Massachusetts.
8. Dragging Canoe led Cherokee Indians inclined to fight whom during the American Revolutionary War?
(b) The British.
(c) The French.
9. In the first text from Chapter 5, Oneida Indians express their desire to remain neutral in the conflict in a speech to whom?
(a) Joseph Brant.
(b) George Washington.
(c) Jonathan Trumbull.
(d) Thomas Jefferson.
10. Joseph Mittark was accused of illegitimately selling the lands of his people to whom?
(a) Thomas Dongan.
(b) John Heckewelder.
(c) Joseph Brant.
(d) John Eliot.
11. The French and Indian War ended in what year?
12. Joseph Mittark was accused of illegitimately selling the lands of his people to the governor of what state?
(c) New York.
13. In a speech from 1756, the leaders of a tribe known for their ferocious fights against the French, plead for support in fighting the French from the governor of what state?
(a) New York.
(b) South Carolina.
(c) North Carolina.
14. The first text reprinted in Chapter 3 is a "Act of Submission" from what year?by the Narrangansett Indians
15. The French and Indian War began in what year?
Short Answer Questions
1. George Washington became known by what nickname among the Native Americans for ordering the destruction of around forty Iroquois towns during the Revolutionary War?
2. What refers to the crime of falsely making or altering a writing by which the legal rights or obligations of another person are apparently affected?
3. In Chapter 4, a speech from 1752 was made by an Abenaki Indian named what to a Massachusetts emissary?
4. What was the name of the governor of New France who traveled to Iroquois country to try to bluff his way to making the Iroquois stop trading with the English?
5. In what year did a Delaware chief named John Killbuck make a speech correctly doubting that the white man will be satisfied with the Ohio River boundary?
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