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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. In 1772, what does De Brahm present to the King?
2. Why is this a positive aspect about West Florida?
3. How else are notices circulated?
4. What does the Register also record?
5. Why might land speculators not be interested in this land?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Florida and other southern states are part of East and West Florida.
Part 1) What information does the author give about East and West Florida?
Part 2) What is significant about this information? How does the settlement of one affect the settlement of the other?
Part 3) Why is one region better than the other? Why is it easier to settle?
Part 4) What is learned about the importance of experience and working with others in this section about East and West Florida?
Essay Topic 2
Indentured servants are often bought and sold once they reach the colonies.
Part 1) Why did this purchase happen here? Why was it not done earlier?
Part 2) How might this have affected both the servants and the sellers? Why?
Part 3) Why would someone become an indentured servant? Would you become one?
Essay Topic 3
Workers face hardships during the emigration process.
Part 1) What hardships did they face? Why?
Part 2) How were they affected by the hardships? Does this affect the number of people emigrating? Why or why not?
Part 3) Why might someone continue through this tough emigration process? Why kept them from giving up? What does this say about those who immigrated to the Americas?
This section contains 1,365 words
(approx. 5 pages at 300 words per page)