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DBQ3 Native America

Directions: The following question requires you to construct a coherent essay that integrates your interpretation of Documents A–H and your knowledge of the period referred to in the question. High scores will be earned only by essays that both cite key pieces of evidence from the documents and draw on outside knowledge of the period.

Question: “The relationship between Native Americans and the Colonies between 1607 and 1763 was largely negative.” Assess the validity of this statement. Use the documents and your knowledge of the period between 1607 and 1763 in constructing your response.

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