TCAP Success Grade 8 Social Studies Chapter 5

TCAP Success Grade 8 Social Studies Chapter 5 Sample

1 pt

What did the French officials demand in the XYZ Affair?

1 pt

Read the quote below to answer the next question.

The Secretary, after mature reflection on this point, entertains a full conviction that an assumption of the debts of the particular states by the Union, and a like provision for them as for those of the Union, will be a measure of sound policy and substantial justice.

assumption: take-over

provision: plan

Who most likely wrote this?


What was one of the purposes of the Sedition Act?

1 pt

Why did George Washington want the United States to stay neutral about European wars?

1 pt

Read the source and answer the question.

Every free man of the age of twenty-one years and upwards, possessing a freehold in the county wherein he may vote, and being an inhabitant of this State, and every free man, being an inhabitant of any one county in the State six months immediately preceding the day of election, shall be entitled to vote for members of the general assembly, for the county in which he shall reside.

Tennessee State Constitution of 1796

What is significant about this section?