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Chapter 3 Quiz: English Americans and the Anglo-Protestant Culture page 1 9/2/11 True/False T F 1. The Civil War was to a substantial degree a struggle for labor between northern industrialists and the southern plantation oligarchy. T F 2. The Monroe Doctrine announced that the Americas were now the U.S. sphere of influence and that no more European colonization would be tolerated. T F 3. The Homestead Act passed by Abraham Lincoln served to exclude white immigrants seeking land. T F 4. Early contacts between English immigrants and Native Americans resulted in substantial genocide and loss of land for the native tribes. T F 5. In 1619 English settlers in Jamestown laid the foundation for human slavery in North America when they bought Africans from a Dutch ship. T F 6. By 1790 the English were no longer the most numerous white nationality group in the U.S. T F 7. At the time of the Revolution, slaves made up about 1/5 of the total population of the U.S. T F 8. English immigrants during the 17th and 18th centuries consisted of four groups with distinctive speech patterns, religious orientation, and organization of public life. T F 9. Madison Grant and other nativists were especially worried that interbreeding of various “races” would result in the mongrelization of the superior “Nordic race.” T F 10. During the 1920s and 1930s the Ku Klux Klan sought to protect the rights of foreign immigrants, especially African, Catholic, and Jewish Americans. T F 11. Since the late 1700s English origin churches (Anglican and Congregational) have made up the majority of religious institutions in the U.S. T F 12. The Anglo-Protestant core culture has had significant influence on the practices of non-English- origin religious groups in the U.S. T F 13. English melodies were the basis of most popular songs before, during, and after the American Revolution. T F 14. Following the Revolution, English Common Law was abandoned as the basis of the American legal framework in favor of a new, strictly American code of law. T
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This note was uploaded on 09/02/2011 for the course ICS 9 taught by Professor Parker during the Summer '11 term at DeAnza College.

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