All Ged Question

What did the writer mean by calling Russia a land of "the wooden plow and the spinning wheel"?

Which of the following statements best summarizes the information given in the passage?

Which of the following is a factor that, according to the article, should have favored economic development in prerevolutionary Russia?

Which of the following conclusions can you make based on the passage?

Which of the following is NOT a contribution of the Ch'in Dynasty?

Which of the following conclusions can be drawn from the passage?

Which of the conclusions can you make based on the passage?

According to the information given in this passage, it is most likely that President Kennedy

Which of the following is the most likely reason that Lincoln did not emancipate all slaves?

Based on the values expressed in the Emancipation Proclamation, which of the following groups would have disapproved it?

According to the passage, which of the following was NOT one of Lincoln's expectations for the former slaves?

Given the information in this passage, what appeared to be an important post-World War II trend in the United States?

What is the main idea of the passage?

Which historical idea best summarizes Jefferson's attitude toward the West?

Which of the following was NOT one of Jefferson's goals in sponsoring the Lewis and Clark expedition?

"The free States alone, if we must go on alone, will make a glorious nation. Twenty millions in the temperate zone, stretching from the Atlantic to the Pacific, full of vigor, industry, inventive genius, educated, and moral; increasing by immigration rapidly, and, above all, free—all free—will form a confederacy of twenty States scarcely inferior in real power to the unfortunate Union of thirty-three States which we had on the first of November."
—Rutherford Birchard Hayes, January 4, 1861

"The great rule of conduct for us in regard to foreign nations is, in extending our commercial relations to have with them as little political connection as possible. So far as we have already formed engagements let them be fulfilled with perfect good faith."
—President George Washington, Farewell Address, 1796

"The . . . parties solemnly declare in the names of their respective peoples that they condemn recourse to war for the solution of international controversies, and renounce it as an instrument of national policy in their relations with one another."
—Kellogg-Briand Pact, Article I, 1928

"This whole nation of one hundred and thirty million free men, women, and children is becoming one great fighting force. Some of us are soldiers or sailors, some of us are civilians . . . A few of us are decorated with medals for heroic achievement, but all of us can have that deep and permanent inner satisfaction that comes from doing the best we know how—each of us playing an honorable part in the great struggle to save our democratic civilization. "
—Radio address of President Franklin D. Roosevelt, October 12, 1942

What is the author's purpose in including Joe McNeil's quotation?