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<ul><li><p>Study Guide for 8th grade social studies exam #2 </p><p>Exam #2 will take place on Wednesday and Thursday November 29/30 </p><p>The exam will consist of multiple choice and two short answer questions. The format will be identical to the format of the first exam. </p><p> Be sure to look at returned assignments, your notes from the text and any handouts </p><p>that were given to you in class to help you with your studying for the exam. </p><p>You may have a page single sided cheat sheet to help you with the exam. </p><p>Review the following concepts prior to taking the exam. Be sure to remember all of these things but be able to explain why they are important. </p><p>The English Reformation and Henry VIII </p><p>The Great Awakening </p><p>The Pilgrims/Separatists/Calvinists </p><p>Enlightenment </p><p>Benjamin Franklin </p><p>Isaac Newton </p><p>John Peter Zenger </p><p>The Navigation Acts </p><p>Triangular Trade </p><p>The French and Indian War </p><p>Albany Plan of Union </p><p>Treaty of Paris 1763 </p><p>Pontiacs War </p><p>Proclamation of 1763 </p><p>King George III </p></li><li><p>Stamp Act </p><p>Sugar Act </p><p>Townshend Acts </p><p>Patrick Henry </p><p>The Boston Massacre </p><p>The Boston Tea Party </p><p>Intolerable Acts </p><p>First and Second Continental Congress </p><p>Lexington and Concord </p><p>Olive Branch Petition </p><p>Battle of Bunker Hill </p><p>Thomas Paines Commons Sense </p><p>Natural Rights </p><p>Battle of Trenton </p><p>Marquis De Lafayette </p><p>Friedrich von Steuben </p><p>Battle of Saratoga </p><p>Yorktown </p><p>John Paul Jones </p><p>Benedict Arnold </p></li><li><p>Possible Short answer Questions: What were the main reasons for an American Victory? In what ways did Europe and Europeans become involved in the war effort? Describe the advantages and disadvantages of Britain and the colonists as the war began? Explain the significance of Boston Massacre. Explain how the colonists moved from being happy British subjects in 1763 to declaring independence in 1776 How did the Enlightenment and the Great Awakening influence the colonists in their movement towards independence. </p></li></ul>

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