kwizNET Subscribers, please login to turn off the Ads!
Email us to get an instant 20% discount on highly effective K-12 Math & English kwizNET Programs!

Online Quiz (Worksheet A B C D)

Questions Per Quiz = 2 4 6 8 10

Writing, Speech, Debate, & General Knowledge
6.8 Immigration to the US

Directions: The following questions have been designed to test and improve your knowledge of the topic of immigration to the US. Answer these questions and verify your answers. Then, write an essay on whether you think immigration has helped or hurt the US.


Q 1: Prior to the mid 1500s, there were _______ European immigrants in America.
5 million
23 million
10 million

Q 2: For the first time in American history, racial distinctions were omitted from the U.S. Code by the passage of The Immigration and Nationality Act of _____.

Q 3: The first naturalization law in the United States was the March 26, 1790 Naturalization Act which offered naturalization to
anyone who was not a slave
all able-bodied immigrants
free white persons only

Q 4: In 2004, ________ proposed a guestworker program to absorb migrant laborers who would otherwise come to the U.S. as undocumented immigrants.
United States President George W. Bush
Mexican President Vicente Fox
United States Senator from NY, Hillary Clinton

Q 5: 2006 U.S. immigration reform protests began in response to proposed legislation known as H.R. 4437, which would
stop all forms of immigration
raise penalties for illegal immigration and classify illegal aliens and others as felons
legalize millions of undocumented immigrants

Q 6: During mid 1800s, millions of Irish immigrants came to the US because of _________ in Ireland.
the Great Potato Famine
the Great War
the plague epidemic

Question 7: This question is available to subscribers only!

Question 8: This question is available to subscribers only!

Subscription to kwizNET Learning System offers the following benefits:

  • Unrestricted access to grade appropriate lessons, quizzes, & printable worksheets
  • Instant scoring of online quizzes
  • Progress tracking and award certificates to keep your student motivated
  • Unlimited practice with auto-generated 'WIZ MATH' quizzes
  • Child-friendly website with no advertisements
  • Choice of Math, English, Science, & Social Studies Curriculums
  • Excellent value for K-12 and ACT, SAT, & TOEFL Test Preparation
  • Get discount offers by sending an email to

Quiz Timer