Apush Questions Essay

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Directions: Each of the questions or incomplete statements below is followed by five suggested answers or completions. Select the one that is best in each case and then fill in the corresponding oval on the answer sheet. Unit 1 – The Creation of American Society (1450 – 1763) Which of the following 'was true of a married woman in the colonial era? (A) She would be sentenced to debtors' prison for debts incurred by her husband. (B) She could vote as her husband's proxy in elections. (C) She generally lost control of her property when she married. (D) She was the prime beneficiary by law of her husband's estate. (E) Her legal rights over her children were the same as those of her husband. Which of the following beliefs was central to eighteenth-century Deism? (A) God gave the Bible to human beings to guide their behavior. (B) God created a universe governed by natural law. (C) Christ is the Redeemer of the human race. (D) All human beings are born in sin. (E) God's existence has been proven by supernatural revelation. The North American colonies took advantage of Great Britain's policy of salutary neglect to (A) establish religious freedom as a fundamental right (B) work out trade arrangements to acquire needed products from other countries (C) introduce the practice of slavery into the New World (D) establish a standing army (E) make favorable territorial settlements with the French Which of the following was true of the Northeast American Indian tribes at the time Europeans first began colonization?

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