France wanted to control New Orleans for which of the following reasons?
The city offered access to key trade routes.
The city offered religious freedom.
The city was home to many French Puritans.
The city was a key source of natural resources.
Which of the following best states the effect of the steam engine on transportation?
It had no influence because it was quickly replaced by gasoline engines.
It allowed large loads to be moved rapidly.
It was a good power source for automobiles but not for trains.
It was never useful for shipping.
What impact was the engraving of the Boston Massacre shown below intended to have?
It was meant to show how the event actually occurred.
It was meant to win sympathy for the British soldiers.
It was meant to prevent a revolution.
It was meant to turn colonists against the British.
Who of the following would most likely have had the best relationship with Native Americans?
French fur traders
Southern plantation owners