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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. What information is sometimes estimated by the customs officials?
2. What is the result of this collection?
3. What has long existed in the silk industry?
4. What is the age that individuals could legally bind themselves as indentured servants?
5. What region has only a small need for additional workers?
Short Essay Questions
1. What is done with the raw data from this collection?
2. Who were the people most available for labor?
3. What does Bailyn say about where the emigrants migrated the most?
4. What does the author say about the iron industry?
5. What are the differences between Hillsborough and lobbyists such as Benjamin Franklin?
6. How do most of the emigrants travel? Why?
7. What does Bailyn say about the vessels traveling to America?
8. What is the age range for emigrants? What is important about this?
9. How is the unending demand for labor satisfied?
10. What is wrong with this survey?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
London becomes a magnet for those seeking work and those seeking workers.
Part 1) London became a magnet fro those seeking work and those seeking workers?
Part 2) What connection does this supply and demand create between London and the colonies?
Part 3) How does this urban metropolis affect those in the Americas?
Essay Topic 2
Several possible solutions are considered for the emigration problem.
Part 1) What are these solutions? What are the pros and cons of each?
Part 2) Which solution is chosen? How successful is it?
Part 3) How does this solution affect Great Britain, the United States and Canada today?
Essay Topic 3
The situation in New York is similar in many ways to the events in other colonies.
Part 1) Describe the situation in New York. How is it like the situations in other colonies?
Part 2) Why do these similarities between the colonies exist?
Part 3) What is the purpose of this chapter? What is the significance of ending the book with this chapter?
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