South Carolina US History & Constitution Pre Test

South Carolina US History & Constitution Pre Test Sample

Standard: USHC.1.P, DOK: 2 1 pt
4.

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Select the country which has been under the influence of the Declaration of Independence the longest.

Standard: USHC.2.P DOK: 2 1 pt
10.

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What third action of Andrew Jackson would he have seen as for the benefit of the common man?

Standard: USHC.4.P DOK: 2 1 pt
19.

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In 1939, the U.S. Army’s total troop strength was 175,000 men, which included the U.S. Army Air Corps. The U.S. ranked 17th in world-wide military capability, right behind… Romania… The Army was largely an infantry force with supporting artillery, engineers, and cavalry, with only a few units being motorized or mechanized.

This source describes the state of the US military before

Standard: USHC.5.P DOK: 2 1 pt
28.

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What conclusions can you draw from the chart? Select the three answers that are correct.

Standard: USHC.4.P DOK: 2 1 pt
40.

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Generally, the CCC [Civilian Conservation Corps] camps and demonstration projects served as agents for agricultural change. An… engineer reported from Columbus, Nebraska, that "the terracing prompted by the camp is the first that has been done in this county"…

During the life of the… camps, enrollees built 134,167 miles of contour furrows to improve range and reduce erosion.

What were three consequences of this Civil Conservation Corps activity in the Midwest?

Standard: USHC.2.CC, DOK: 2 1 pt
50.

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Neither slavery nor involuntary servitude, except as a punishment for crime whereof the party shall have been duly convicted, shall exist within the United States, or any place subject to their jurisdiction.

This source shows how slavery was abolished

Standard: USHC.2.P, DOK: 2 1 pt
56.

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We, therefore, the People of South Carolina, by our delegates in Convention assembled, appealing to the Supreme Judge of the world for the rectitude of our intentions, have solemnly declared that the Union heretofore existing between this State and the other States of North America, is dissolved…

–Declaration of the Immediate Causes Which Induce and Justify the Secession of South Carolina from the Federal Union, 1860

What were three consequences of this declaration?