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1.When Thomas Paine writes about reconciliation, he is referring to
the southern Colonies staying peacefully connected to the northern Colonies.
the Colonies staying peacefully connected with Great Britain.
the Colonists staying peacefully connected to Native Americans.
Great Britain staying peacefully connected with Europe. ~

2.Which of the following statements about Common Sense is NOT true?
Common Sense was written the same year as the Declaration of Independence.
Thomas Paine wrote Common Sense to persuade colonists to fight for independence.
The printing press enabled the wide circulation of Common Sense.
Thomas Paine was hanged for treason after writing Common Sense.~

3.Thomas Paine believed America should be
an asylum, a safe place, for all people.~
a British colony.
a continent of many nations.
a city on a hill.
Asylum is a word with multiple meanings. Read the following sentence from Common Sense.

“This new world hath been the asylum for the persecuted lovers of civil and religious livery from every part of Europe.”

4.In this context, does asylum have a positive or negative connotation?
positive
negative~

5.Thomas Paine wrote Common Sense to
Revolutionary War soldiers.
colonists in 1776, prior to the signing of the Declaration of Independence. ~
the British monarchy.
women seeking the right to vote.

~ = my answer

asked by kandy
  1. I agree with all of your answers except 4.

    posted by Ms. Sue
  2. wrong on 1 and 4!!

    posted by no one
  3. all but 1 was right.

    posted by wtf
  4. 1.B
    2.D
    3.A
    4.A
    5.B

    posted by Finally Finishes
  5. B
    D
    A
    B
    B

    Just took the test. got 3/5

    posted by Beth
  6. B
    D
    A
    A
    B

    posted by Javyiah
  7. Did you get it right Javyiah

    posted by Weylin
  8. B
    D
    A
    A
    B
    Just took it. 100%

    posted by Noneofyourbusiness
  9. Seriously, thank you guys! Wouldn't pass these without you guys!

    posted by Random person
  10. BDAAB

    posted by Hidden
  11. B
    D
    A
    A
    B
    Just took it. 100%

    posted by RIZZEH
  12. you have it right I just too it and the answers are
    B
    D
    A
    A
    B

    posted by Solia
  13. Lesson 7: Earliest Voices: Thomas Paine English 11
    1. B
    2. D
    3. A
    4. A
    5. B

    5/5 (100%)

    posted by Becky-G
  14. lol thanks noneofyourbuisness

    posted by Anonymous
  15. bdaab is right for connections academy

    posted by sophie

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