Roman Numerals
Set 6 (10 Questions)
Students learn the value of the various Roman Numerals. Students compare the value of Roman and standard numerals. Students have access to links about the historical use of Roman Numerals. In this set, students will work with values in the thousands, naming the year a historical event occurred, i.e: 1969, the year humans first walked on the moon.
From Mr. Anker Tests
Roman Numerals Help Slide 1
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Roman Numerals Help Slide 2
1. Which choice shows the year 1803, the year the President of the United States, Thomas Jefferson, purchased the Louisiana Territory from France? *
1 point
2. The United States stock market experienced a dramatic loss in value in 1929 that caused panic and led to the Great Depression. Which choice shows that year? *
1 point
3. The March on Washington, the Hallmark of the Civil Rights Movement events that occurred in the 1960's, was held in 1963. Which choice shows 1963? *
1 point
4. George Washington was first inaugurated President of the United States, in the year shown. Which year is this? *
1 point
5. The The British ocean Liner, 'The Lusitania', was sunk by a German submarine, leading to American involvement in World War I, in the year shown. What year was that? *
1 point
6. President Abraham Lincoln signed the Emancipation Proclamation, giving slaves their freedom, in the year shown. In what year was this document signed? *
1 point
7. The United States' Declaration of Independence from Great Britain was signed by the US Founding Fathers in the year shown. When did this happen? *
1 point
8. The US Naval Base in Hawaii, Pearl Harbor, was bombed by Japanese fighter planes in the year shown. In what year did this occur? *
1 point
9. Humans first set foot on the moon when American astronaut Neil Armstrong descended the ladder of the lunar module, the 'Eagle', in the year shown. The moment was televised, in black & white, around the world. When did this momentous accomplishment take place? *
1 point
10. Barack Obama was inaugurated President of the United States in January of the year shown. Of course, the first Presidential Election he won occurred in November of the prior year. But in what year did President Obama take office? *
1 point