Grade 4 Social Studies: California’s Presidios

Multiple-Choice Exercise

Choose the correct answer for each question.

 

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  1. What is a Presidio?
    1. ?    town
    2. ?    city
    3. ?    fort
    4. ?    mission
  2. The Spanish Government divided Alta California into _____ military districts.
    1.    1
    2.     4
    3.     5
    4.     10
  3. What are the names of the cities that were started as presidios.
    1.     Monterey, San Diego, San Francisco, Santa Barbara, Sonoma
    2.     Los Angeles, Sacramento, San Francisco
    3.    Fresno, Stockton, Bakersfield
  4. Which was the first presidio?
    1.     Los Angeles
    2.     Sonoma
    3.     Monterey
    4.    San Diego
  5. Which presidio was the last and became the headquarters for the Mexican Army?
    1.     Sonoma
    2.     San Diego
    3.     Monterey
    4.     San Francisco
Answers: 1: C, 2: B, 3: A, 4: D, 5: A.