|Name: _________________________||Period: ___________________|
This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Brown's advertisement state?
2. Who is appointed in the south to create a map?
3. Maps were needed for the new territory. Who is appointed in the north?
4. Where does James Hogg try to settle 200 Scottish Highlanders?
5. Who probably convinced James Hogg to lead and organize a group of emigrants?
Short Essay Questions
1. Who is one of the first larger groups to migrate to West Florida? Describe their arrival.
2. What is Jonas Brown's plan?
3. What is one way that West Florida differs from East Florida? Is this good? Why or why not?
4. Why is the location of a servant sale important to buyers?
5. What does the author say about East Florida?
6. What efforts have been made to exploit and populate the coastal lands of Florida and the gulf and river shores of Mississippi and Alabama?
7. What takes place to provide maps of the region?
8. What does the Register reveal about Whitby?
9. Why is a network formed between those in Great Britain and those in the American colonies?
10. What is extraordinary about the cases that have been examined?
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
Demand for labor is high in the colonies.
Part 1) Why was it high? How did this affect Great Britain?
Part 2) How is this related to Great Britain fear of expansion in the colonies?
Part 3) How does this need affect both those in Great Britain and in the United States? How does it affect the way in which the colonies are settled? How does this compare to supply and demand today?
Essay Topic 3
Many immigrants see the colonies as a place of opportunity.
Part 1) How do they come to this view of the colonies?
Part 2) Is this an accurate view? Why or why not?
Part 3) How does this optimistic view of the colonies affect the beliefs of Americans and those who immigrate here today?
This section contains 1,243 words
(approx. 5 pages at 300 words per page)