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7th Gr. The Nature and Infl. of Cult. - Assess

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									                                       7th Grade NM History

                              The Nature and Influence of Culture

                                           Mr. Stidham

                                           ASSESSMENT



Multiple Choice:

1. Christopher Columbus was Italian but his explorations were for what country?

A. England              B. France              C. Italy               D. Spain

2. Columbus wanted to find a sea route to what area of the world?

A. Far East          B. America            C. Africa           D. Russia

3. Columbus sailed west to get to Asia because he knew what?

A. That the world was flat.              B. That the world was round

C. That the world was big                D. That the world was small

4. When Columbus landed on the island of San Salvador, he thought he was where?

A. East Indies        B. West Indies           C. China           D. Japan

5. Pizarro was a Spanish conquistador who conquered the _________ empire.

A. Mayan           B. Aztec       C. Incan             D. Olmec

6. Cortes was a Spanish conquistador who conquered the __________ empire.

A. Mayan           B. Aztec         C. Incan              D. Olmec

7. Cabeza de Vaca was a Spanish explorer who was looking for what?

A. Places for possible settlement                 B. The Seven Cities of Gold

C. A water route to the Pacific                    D. Spices from India

8. The U.S. government decided to move the Navajo Indians to the ________ reservation.

A. Bosque Redondo           B. Mescalero        C. Jicarilla         D. Chiricahua
9. The U.S. government wanted to be able to _________ the Indians of NM.

A. punish         B. control        C. observe         D. reward

10. To the U.S. government, the Navajos were a problem because of their _______________.

A. language           B. customs          C. raiding          D. culture



Extended Response:



1. In conquering the Aztecs, what advantages did the Spanish have that allowed their small
group to dominate such a larger group under the leadership of Montezuma?______________
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2. How did General James Carleton justify the relocation of the Navajos from their homeland
in the Northwestern part of the state, all the way to the Bosque Redondo Reservation?

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