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Ninth Grade (Grade 9) US History Questions

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Grade 9 Colonial Period
What was the name of the agreement signed by the Pilgrims in Plymouth, Massachusetts?
  1. Super Bowl Shuffle
  2. Gettysburg Address
  3. Emancipation Proclamation
  4. Mayflower Compact
Grade 9 Colonial Period
Which document ended the French and Indian War?
  1. Treaty of Paris
  2. Treaty of Versailles
  3. Proclamation of 1763
  4. Declaration of Independence
Grade 9 Early National Era
Grade 9 Early National Era
An agreement among the thirteen original states that provided a loose federal government before the present Constitution went into effect in 1789.
  1. Unification of Government Agreement
  2. Unification of States Agreement
  3. Government Control Agreement
  4. Articles of Confederation
Grade 9 Early National Era
A law passed in 1787 to regulate the settlement of the Northwest Territory, which eventually was divided into several states of the Middle West.
  1. Northwest Ordinance of 1787
  2. Territory Regulation Ordinance
  3. Land Ownership Rights Agreement
  4. Middle West Land Treaty
Grade 9 Early National Era
Providing a mechanism for selling and settling the land.
  1. Governing of Land Ordinance
  2. Land Distribution Agreement
  3. Land Ordinance of 1785
  4. Equal Land Rights Treaty
Grade 9 The Frontier
Set out from St. Louis in 1804 to explore the newly acquired Louisiana Territory.
  1. Alfred Marshall
  2. Lewis and Clark
  3. Mark Twain
  4. Crazy Horse
Grade 9 Early National Era
A revolt of settlers in western Pennsylvania in 1794 against a federal excise tax on whiskey.
  1. The Federal Revolt
  2. Whiskey Rebellion
  3. Settlers Revolt
  4. Tax Revolution
Grade 9 Early National Era
As a general in the War of 1812, he defeated the British in the Battle of New Orleans.
  1. General Patton
  2. General Lee
  3. George Washington
  4. Andrew Jackson
Grade 9 Early National Era
The purchase by the United States from France of the huge Louisiana Territory in 1803.
  1. The Territory Purchase
  2. The Landowner Trials
  3. The Georgetown Agreement.
  4. The Louisiana Purchase
Grade 9 American Revolution
Which two acts combined to create the Intolerable Acts?
  1. Sugar and Stamp Act
  2. Tea tax and Currency tax
  3. Coercive Acts and Quebec Act
  4. Townshend Acts and Sugar Act
Grade 9 Industrialization
During what period did the quality of life improve through production, sanitation, nutritionally, and medically?
  1. hunter-gatherer period
  2. Industrial Revolution
  3. agricultural revolution
  4. all of the above
Grade 9 US History
An agreement for a temporary stop to a war.
  1. Surrender
  2. Suspension of Battle
  3. Truths
  4. Armistice
Grade 9 Colonial Period
Which event led to the start of the French and Indian War?
  1. Assassination of Jumonville
  2. Boston Massacre
  3. Albany Conference
  4. Gaspee Affair
Grade 9 American Revolution
Define Minutemen.
  1. Armed American civilians who were active in the Revolutionary War and in the period just preceding the war.
  2. The first known clockmakers.
  3. Group of politicians that made laws.
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