Quiz Me! - Era: Foundation of a Nation

Test your knowledge about the Foundation of a Nation era!

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Which colonial woman asked her husband to “remember the ladies” while writing the Declaration of Independence?

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Which of the following was the major problem with the Articles of Confederation?

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What is significant about the Magna Carta?

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Who was the African-American  former slave who was shot and killed by British Soldiers at the Boston Massacre?

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Which of the following did the framers of the U.S. Bill of Rights take almost verbatim from the English Bill of Rights of 1689?

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This city is named in honor of Bernardo de Gálvez

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How was Shays’ Rebellion similar to the colonists' rebellion against Britain?

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Who wrote the Spirit of the Laws in 1748?

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He was a physician who treated John and Abigail Adams for yellow fever. Upon hearing about his death in 1813, John Adams reflected, “I know of no character living or dead who has done more real good for his country.”

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All of the following are sections within the Declaration of Independence EXCEPT:

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