Grade 5 NY Unit 2 Lesson 1 Quiz

State: NY
Grade: 5

1. What was one reason the American colonists declared their independence from Britain in 1776?

a. They were angry about British taxes.
b. They wanted more land for farming.
c. They wanted their own flag.
d. They did not like tea.

2. Which war was fought for America's independence?

a. Civil War
b. the Cold War
c. War of 1812
d. Revolutionary War

3. "In 1945 the United States and its allies won _____."

a. World War I
b. World War II
c. Civil War
d. the Cold War

4. Which war was fought using ideas, words, and money?

a. Civil War
b. the Cold War
c. World War II
d. Revolutionary War

5. After the attacks on September 11, 2001 U.S. troops were sent to __________ to remove the government.

a. Saudi Arabia
b. Iran
c. Afghanistan
d. Pakistan