Study Guide: Franklin & Join or Die! Salem & Zenger & War, Oh, MY!
STUDY GUIDE: Franklin & Join or Die! Salem & Zenger & War, Oh, My!Name:______________________ Pd:____ Date:____________FORMAT OF THE TEST:Multiple Choice Analyze Political Cartoons & Primary Sources Interpret TextDont Shoot the Messenger Lesson1. Who was John Peter Zenger and why was he put on trial?2. Who was Governor William Cosby & why is he significant?3. What was the verdict in the Zenger Trial? Explain.4. According to Zenger, why is freedom of the press necessary?5. What are the similarities and differences between Danny Pearl and John Peter Zenger?6. How is the investigative report, "Karachi Kids," similar to the Salem Witch Trials?7. Explain what CNN correspondent, Reza Sayah, meant when he concluded, "not everyone 1
does their homework."MATERIALS KEY# Albany Plan of Union% French & Indian War CLOSE the Gaps* Slideshow! CHESTER COMIX8. % * What was the CAUSE of the French and Indian War?9. % * Why did most Native American tribes ally with the French?10. * Why did the French explore North America?11. * Finish this statement: The British settlers threatened Native Americans because they12. * % Describe British warfare tactics:13. * % Describe Native American warfare tactics: 2
14. * Initially, the French won many battles, yet, the tide turned in favor of the British. Listthe turning points of the French and Indian War.15. * List the Advantages for each side: French Advantages British Advantages16. * % Paraphrase General Amhersts strategy for dealing with Native Americans.17. ! Explain the causes and effects of Pontiacs Rebellion. 3
18. # What was Ben Franklins Albany Plan of Union?19. # Explain the significance of the Iroquois League.20. # Explain the meaning of Franklins, "Join or Die" political cartoon.21. * What Treaty officially ended the French and Indian War?22. * Who won the French and Indian War and what did they gain? Who lost and what didthey give up? 4