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Soc St Economic Review For Benchmark Iii


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Soc St Economic Review For Benchmark Iii

  1. 1. Big Board Facts Welcome To
  2. 2. <ul><li>What  happens  when  people  cannot  have  everything  they  want? </li></ul><ul><li>   </li></ul><ul><li>When  people  cannot  have  all  the  goods  and  services  they  want,  they  must  choose  some  things  and  give  up   others .  ( SOL  1.8)   </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>Which country sponsored Christopher </li></ul><ul><li>Columbus? </li></ul><ul><li>A Spain </li></ul><ul><li>B England </li></ul><ul><li>C France </li></ul><ul><li>D Europe </li></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>Answer: </li></ul><ul><li>A Spain </li></ul>
  5. 5. Which day in November is a day for the recognition of and respect for Americans who served in the military? F Thanksgiving Day G Presidents’ Day H Veterans Day J Independence Day
  6. 6. Answer <ul><li>H Veteran’s Day </li></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><li>North America, South America and the Caribbean region can also be called the: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>A Old world </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>B New world </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>C Sponsors of exploration </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>D The reason the Europeans explored </li></ul></ul>
  8. 8. <ul><li>Answer: </li></ul><ul><li>B New World </li></ul>
  9. 9. Which day in May is a day for the recognition of and respect for Americans who died in wars while they were serving in the military? F Memorial Day G Independence Day H Presidents’ Day J Flag Day
  10. 10. Answer: <ul><li>F: Memorial Day </li></ul>
  11. 11. 5.Which person below became a leader and helped create equal rights for all people? A Martin Luther King, Jr. B Juan Ponce de Léon C Christopher Newport D George Washington
  12. 12. Answer: <ul><li>A: Martin Luther </li></ul><ul><li>King, Jr. </li></ul>
  13. 13. <ul><li>A settlement in another land that is governed by another country is called a: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>F Colony </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>G Country </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>H Loft </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>J Satellite </li></ul></ul>
  14. 14. <ul><li>Answer: </li></ul><ul><li>F Colony </li></ul>
  15. 15. <ul><li>A European is someone who: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>A A person who travels in search of new discoveries </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>B Someone from North America </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>C Someone from the Caribbean </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>D Someone from the Old World, Europe </li></ul></ul>
  16. 16. <ul><li>Which is an example of a person saving for the future? </li></ul><ul><li>A Getting money from a bank </li></ul><ul><li>B Buying food for the week </li></ul><ul><li>C Putting money in the bank </li></ul><ul><li>D Getting new toys at the store </li></ul>
  17. 17. Answer: <ul><li>C: Putting money in the bank </li></ul>
  18. 18. <ul><li>11. Which country sponsored Jacques Cartier? </li></ul><ul><li>A Spain </li></ul><ul><li>B England </li></ul><ul><li>C France </li></ul><ul><li>D Australia </li></ul>
  19. 19. <ul><li>Answer: </li></ul><ul><li>C: France </li></ul>
  20. 20. <ul><li>A person who travels seeking new discoveries is called a/an: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>A European </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>B Colonist </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>C Explorer </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>D Sponsor </li></ul></ul>
  21. 21. <ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>What part of the New World did Jacques Cartier claim for France? </li></ul><ul><li>A St. Lawrence River Valley </li></ul><ul><li>B Mississippi River </li></ul><ul><li>C Pacific Coast </li></ul><ul><li>D Florida </li></ul>
  22. 22. <ul><li>Answer: </li></ul><ul><li>A: St. Lawrence River Valley </li></ul>
  23. 23. <ul><li>Why did Columbus want to explore? </li></ul><ul><li>A He wanted to discover riches and land </li></ul><ul><li>to conquer. </li></ul><ul><li>B He wanted to find a western sea route to </li></ul><ul><li>Asia. </li></ul><ul><li>C He wanted to make colonies in the </li></ul><ul><li>New World. </li></ul><ul><li>D He wanted to trade furs and jewels. </li></ul>
  24. 24. <ul><li>Answer: </li></ul><ul><li>B: He wanted to find a western sea route to Asia </li></ul>
  25. 25. <ul><li>What continent did most explorers </li></ul><ul><li>come from? </li></ul><ul><li>A Australia </li></ul><ul><li>B North America </li></ul><ul><li>C Asia </li></ul><ul><li>D Europe </li></ul>
  26. 26. <ul><li>Answer: </li></ul><ul><li>D Europe </li></ul>
  27. 27. <ul><li>What was Ponce de Léon’s motivation to sail? </li></ul><ul><li>A To discover Jamestown </li></ul><ul><li>B To find a western route to Asia </li></ul><ul><li>C To make colonies </li></ul><ul><li>D To find land to conquer and riches </li></ul>
  28. 28. <ul><li>Answer: </li></ul><ul><li>D: To Find Land to Conquer and riches </li></ul>
  29. 29. <ul><li>What is Ponce de Léon famous for? </li></ul><ul><li>A He discovered the world was round. </li></ul><ul><li>B He discovered the New World. </li></ul><ul><li>C He found St. Augustine, Florida for Spain. </li></ul><ul><li>D He found the Bahamas. </li></ul>
  30. 30. <ul><li>Answer: </li></ul><ul><li>C: He found St. Augustine , Florida for Spain </li></ul>
  31. 31. <ul><li>What was a success for Christopher Newport? </li></ul><ul><li>A He arrived at Jamestown, Virginia. </li></ul><ul><li>B He went looking for the Fountain of Youth. </li></ul><ul><li>C He found St. Augustine, Florida for Spain. </li></ul><ul><li>D He found a western sea route to Asia. </li></ul>
  32. 32. <ul><li>Answer: </li></ul><ul><li>A: He arrived at Jamestown, VA. </li></ul>
  33. 33. <ul><li>SOL  2.9        People  are  both  producers  and  consumers.   </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>Consumer :    </li></ul><ul><li>A  person  who   uses  goods  and  services   </li></ul><ul><li>Producer:    </li></ul><ul><li>A  person  who  uses  resources  to   make  goods  and/or  provide  services </li></ul>