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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Is large-scale land speculation new in North America?
2. What is surprising about the expeditions previously mentioned?
3. What is the most valuable form of payment for a servant?
4. Detailed records connected to the Register are __________.
5. Why might land speculators not be interested in this land?
Essay Topic 1
Some grantees have problems when the American Revolution begins.
Part 1) What is a grantee? Why would the American Revolution cause problems?
Part 2) How were the other settlers affected by the American Revolution?
Part 3) Does the information in this book give any insight into causes and consequences of the American Revolution? Explain.
Essay Topic 2
A large number of the immigrants is young and male.
Part 1) How is this proven? Why are so many young and male?
Part 2) How might this have affected the development of the colonies?
Part 3) How have these young men helped make our country what it is today?
Essay Topic 3
Land speculators are important in the selling of land.
Part 1) What is a land speculator? How are they important?
Part 2) What would the colonies have been like without land speculators? Could the colonies have expanded without land speculators? Why or why not?
Part 3) What type of person would make a good land speculator? What qualities would one need to be successful?
This section contains 1,288 words
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