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Fifth Grade (Grade 5) Social Studies Questions

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Grade 5 :: Bodies of Water and Continents by islandiver
Grade 5 :: Map Components by iandfreds
What is 0 degrees longitude on a map?
  1. Continent
  2. Ocean
  3. Prime Meridian
  4. Equator
Grade 5 :: Industrialization by saluquis
Grade 5 :: Themes of Geography by MrJKB
The study of Earth is called:
  1. Geology
  2. Geography
  3. Geonomy
  4. Geostudies
Grade 5 :: Bodies of Water and Continents by scvictorian
The four major oceans are?
  1. Mediterranean, Atlantic, Pacific, and Southern
  2. Atlantic, Pacific, Indian, and Southern
  3. Atlantic, Pacific, Indian, and Antarctic
Grade 5 :: Egypt by CRWG01
Grade 5 :: Civil War by shermss
What does secede mean in the following sentence?
In the 1850's southern states began to think about seceding from the Union.
  1. stay in the Union
  2. equal representation on Congress
  3. leave the Union
  4. agree with its laws
Grade 5 :: Civil War by DellBell
The people that fought to end slavery were called:
  1. terrorists
  2. freedomnists
  3. Pilgrims
  4. abolitionists
Grade 5 :: Civil War by shermss
What does he word abolitionist mean in the following sentence:
William Lloyd Garrison was a famous abolitionist who wanted to end slavery.
  1. someone who is promotes slavery
  2. someone who wanted to end slavery because they felt that it was morally wrong
  3. someone who owned a slave and believed that slavery was good for the country's economy
  4. someone who is a slave
Grade 5 :: Pre-Colonial Period by MATT9501
Which of the following statements are true regarding the English settlement at Roanoke:
  1. In 1585, 107 men, women, and children settled in Roanoke off the coast of North Carolina
  2. Battling and defeating the Spanish Armada helped the settlement at Roanoke thrive
  3. During the first few years, ships full of supplies from England enabled the settlers survival
  4. In July, 1587, 114 additional settlers including women landed at Roanoke
  5. August 18, 1587, Virginia Dare was the English child born on American soil
  6. In 1591, after a late delivery of supplies, a sign reading Croatoan led to the discovery of the new settlement on Croatoan island where the Roanoke settlers had moved
Grade 5 :: Economics by AmySakowitz
Items brought into a country are called
  1. exports
  2. goods
  3. imports
  4. services
Grade 5 :: Civil War by DellBell
Southerners in the United States needed slaves to work in their                    fields.
  1. tobacco and wheat
  2. tobacco and cotton
  3. Peanut and cotton
  4. all of the above
Grade 5 :: Civil War by shermss
The economy in the northern states was based mainly on
  1. farming
  2. plantation work
  3. services
  4. industry
Grade 5 :: US Government by GinnyToland
Which of the following does Congress not do?
  1. regulate trade and currency
  2. appoint judges
  3. make laws
  4. declare war
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