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TEKS Social Studies Grade 8 - 8.2.A: Identify Reasons For European Exploration & Colonization Of North America

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Grade 8
Social Studies
Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS)

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Grade 8
Social Studies
Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS)

8.2.A: Social Studies - History

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  • Q1
    Which of the following was a primary reason France sought to colonize North America?
    To reduce overpopulation in Europe
    To create joint ventures with other European powers
    To create communities founded on religious tolerance
    To profit from trading in furs and other goods
    60s
    8.2.A: Social Studies - History
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  • Q2
    Which reason best completes this list?
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    To spread democratic ideals
    To claim new territory
    To improve efficiency in manufacturing
    To locate potential military allies
    60s
    8.2.A: Social Studies - History
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  • Q3
    Which motive best completes the diagram?
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    To extend democracy
    To found utopian communities
    To expand empires
    To promote free enterprise
    60s
    8.2.A: Social Studies - History
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