Questions On People Of The U.s.

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Practice Quiz #3
People of the U.S. to 1877
Chapters 9,10 ( America’s History, 8th ed, Volume 1)
Directions: Please read the questions and answers carefully. Students need to print out the following practice quiz and circle the BEST response with blue or black ink pen. Please hand in the hard copy of this quiz with the circled answers to Prof. Tomlin. Please do not email me the practice quiz.
Prof. Tomlin does not provide answers to the practice quiz via email or in person . Please consult with a classmate for help with the quiz. There is only ONE best response to each question. Questions with two answers will receive 0 pts. Questions whose answers are scratched, Xed , or crossed out, will receive 0 pts All quizzes are due at the beginning of class. No exceptions!
The cotton gin was developed by Eli Whitney for the purpose of:
Separated the seeds in a cotton boll from delicate fibers
Separated the cotton plant from the fibers which was originally done by laborers
Separated the cotton boll from the seed of the cotton plant which was originally done by laborers
None of the above
The workers who belonged to the Society of Journeymen Tailors:
Were part of the clothing manufacturers in Massachusetts and were dismissed and put on a blacklist
Were part of the clothing manufacturers in New York City and were dismissed and put on a black list
Were part of the clothing manufacturers in Maine and were dismissed and put on a blacklist
None of the above
The Erie Canal was unique in…
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