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Hen you run away from a place, you _ __ b. escape c. call a. JOlll The people who bought and sold slaves were called _ __ a. masters b. organization c. property When you do not do something openly, it is _ __ a. free b. real c. secret The slaves did not want people to see them, so they _ __ a. went back b. hid c. called When you are not afraid to do something, you are _ __ a. dangerous b. brave c. safe When you show respect, you someone. a. honor b. become c. decide COMPREHENSION A. Looking for Main Ideas Circle the letter of the best answer.

Derican colonists _ _ _ _ _ the war. (win) S. They _ _ _ _ _ Thomas Jefferson. (choose) 6. The leaders _ _ _ _ _ the Declaration of lndependence. (sign) DISCUSSION Discuss the answers to these questions with your classmates. l. What is your favorite national holiday? How do people celebrate your favorite national holiday? 2. For what reasons do countries have national holidays? 3. Invent a national holiday and tell what it is for and how to celebrate it. 54 UNIT 18 ' THE SEQUOIAS Unit 19 Huw tall do you think the tree in the picture is?

North America b. the United States c. India 2. All American Indians _ __ a. thought in the same way b. had the same customs for all tribes c. were one tribe 3. Many "native" Americans _ __ a. S. citizens b. live on reservations c. give food to the government 32 UNIT 11 B. Looking for Details Circle T if the sentence is true. Circle F if the sentence is false. l. Columbus went to India. 2. 3. 4. S. 6. There were more than one million tribes at the time of Columbus. Each tribe had a different language.

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