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Grade 3 American Revolution
During the American Revolution, George Washington did what?
  1. Wrote the Declaration of Independence
  2. Commanded the Continental Army
  3. Left the country
  4. Participated in the Boston Tea Party
Grade 3 US Laws and Amendments
A bill cannot become a law until what it is what?
  1. Approved by Congress and judged constitutional
  2. Proposed by the president and approved by Congress
  3. Approved by Congress and signed by the president
  4. Proposed by Congress and ratified by the states
Grade 3 US Laws and Amendments
A bill must be approved by a House or Senate                 before it can be brought to a floor vote.
  1. Panel
  2. Hearing
  3. Conference
  4. Committee
Grade 3 US Laws and Amendments
Who is responsible for creating a compromise if the two chambers of Congress pass different versions of a bill?
  1. The Senate
  2. The President
  3. The Conference Commitee
  4. The House of Representatives
Grade 3 American Revolution
What was the biggest domestic issue Washington faced while President?
  1. French Revolution
  2. Whiskey Rebellion
  3. Shays' Rebellion
  4. Boston Tea Party
Grade 3 The Presidents
Lincoln and Washington's birthdays are often celebrated together as what holiday?
  1. Independence Day
  2. Victory Day
  3. Presidents' Day
  4. Inauguration Day
Grade 3 American Revolution
How many terms did Washington serve as President?
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 4
  4. 5
Grade 3 Bodies of Water and Continents
How many continents are on Earth?
  1. 3
  2. 10
  3. 7
  4. 5
Grade 3 Culture
Who is the speechmaker during a totem-pole raising ceremony?
  1. The mother
  2. The head of the family
  3. Eldest child
  4. The head of the village
Grade 3 Culture
During which season did the Kwakiutls catch salmon?
  1. summer
  2. fall
  3. winter
  4. spring
Grade 3 Bodies of Water and Continents
The world's highest mountains are in the                .
  1. Green Mountains
  2. Himalayas
  3. Andes
  4. Alps
Grade 3 The Presidents
Who was George Washington's Vice President?
  1. Alexander Hamilton
  2. Thomas Jefferson
  3. Abraham Lincoln
  4. John Adams
Grade 3 The Presidents
Lincoln had a series of debates about slavery with which senator?
  1. Henry Clay
  2. Charles Sumner
  3. Jefferson Davis
  4. Stephen Douglas
Grade 3 The Presidents
Washington was an officer for the                 during the French and Indian War.
  1. British
  2. French
  3. Canadians
  4. United States
Grade 3 The Presidents
Jefferson was friends with which French hero of the Revolutionary War?
  1. Napoleon
  2. Louis XVI
  3. Layfayette
  4. Rochambeau
Grade 3 The Presidents
In 1864 Lincoln gave which general command over all of the Union armies?
  1. William Tecumseh Sherman
  2. George McClellan
  3. Ulysses S. Grant
  4. Robert E. Lee
Grade 3 The Presidents
Which document, issued in January 1863, freed slaves in Confederate states?
  1. The Declaration of Independence
  2. The Emancipation Proclamation
  3. The Gettysburg Address
  4. The Magna Carta
Grade 3 Bodies of Water and Continents
The Andes are the                 mountain chain.
  1. Longest
  2. Highest
  3. Widest
  4. Oldest
Grade 3 American Revolution
Where did General Washington spend the winter of 1777?
  1. Lexington
  2. Concord
  3. Washington, DC
  4. Valley Forge
Grade 3 Economics
               are things you would like to have but do not need.
  1. service
  2. wants
  3. needs
  4. goods
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