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Grade 1 World History
Why did Paul Revere ride through towns shouting?
  1. To warn the people to be ready for battle.
  2. To wake everyone up because it was morning.
  3. To tell everyone to go back to sleep.
Grade 1 Latin America and Caribbean
How did the Aztec capital Tenochtitlan connect to the mainland?
  1. By boats
  2. By long causeways
  3. By airplanes
  4. By underground tunnels
Grade 1 Latin America and Caribbean
How did the Incas make flat land for farming?
  1. Covered the ground in large rocks.
  2. Made large steps on the hillsides.
  3. Used a truck to flatten the soil.
Grade 1 Dynastic China
Marco Polo travelled to                .
  1. America
  2. Cuba
  3. China
  4. Africa
Grade 1 Latin America and Caribbean
The Incas lived mainly in mountainous regions.
  1. True
  2. False
Grade 1 Mesopotamia
The region of Mesopotamia was between which two rivers?
  1. Tigris
  2. Nile
  3. Euphrates
  4. Jordan
Grade 1 Exploration
Leif Ericson's father was                  .
  1. Vortigern
  2. Eric the Red
  3. Marco Polo
  4. George Washington
Grade 1 Medieval Europe
Who were the first people to sail to North America (around the year 1000)?
  1. Germans
  2. English
  3. Vikings
  4. Romans
Grade 1 Dynastic China
Marco Polo travelled with his                   .
  1. Brother and Sister
  2. Mother and Father
  3. Father and Uncle
  4. Wife and Children
Grade 1 Latin America and Caribbean
What did the Incas do with their dead kings?
  1. Make them into mummies
  2. Have servants serve them each day
  3. Carry them in parades
  4. All of the above
Grade 1 World History
What did Paul Revere shout as he rode through the towns?
  1. The Americans Are Coming!
  2. The French Are Coming!
  3. The British Are Coming!
Grade 1 Dynastic China
Marco Polo's travels were made famous when he told his story in a                .
  1. Book
  2. Movie
  3. Television Show
  4. Newspaper
Grade 1 Latin America and Caribbean
What kinds of animals did Aztec warriors dress up as?
  1. Jaguars & eagles
  2. Elephants & hippos
  3. Monkeys & parrots
Grade 1 Exploration
Where was Christopher Columbus born?
  1. in Posen
  2. in Italy
  3. in Chicago
  4. in America
Grade 1 World History
What special skill did Benjamin Franklin learn when he was young?
  1. He learned how to plant peaches.
  2. He learned how to make umbrellas.
  3. He learned how to print books.
Grade 1 Latin America and Caribbean
One of the Mayan calendars had the same number of days in a year as our modern calendar.
  1. True
  2. False
Grade 1 Latin America and Caribbean
Mayan writing is called                           glyphs (or hieroglyphs)                          .
Grade 1 Latin America and Caribbean
The Maya wrote on thin strips of bark and made books called what?
  1. Encyclopedias
  2. Bibles
  3. Codices
  4. Dictionaries
Grade 1 Exploration
America was actually named after the explorer Amerigo Vespucci.
  1. True
  2. False
Grade 1 Exploration
Who agreed to send Columbus on his voyage to the Indies?
  1. King and Queen of Spain
  2. Kings of Portugal and France
  3. Queen of London
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