This pack includes excerpts from five primary sources and related reading comprehension multiple choice questions for high school level World and European History students. Each document is followed by five questions addressing topics such as vocabulary, historical context, point of view, and inference making. Highly flexible; each document can be used as an assessment, an activator, a discussion seminar piece, etc. Builds DBQ analysis skills. Great for developing ELA skills in the Social Studies content area.
The excerpts are from:
Adam Smith On the Wealth of Nations 1776
Leeds Cloth Merchants Petition 1791
Sadler Commission Testimony 1832
Selected European Rail Road Statistics 1840-1900
Marx The Communist Manifesto 1848