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HiSET: Colonialism Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which groups of people came to the New World seeking religious freedom?

Question 2 2. Which of these is another name for the Turks?

Question 3 3. Which of the following is FALSE about the Commercial Revolution?

Question 4 4. Which Holy League included the papacy, Venice, and Spain?

Question 5 5. Under mercantilism, colonies

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Question 6 6. England's Bonfire Night commemorates the

Question 7 7. Which English monarch separated from the Catholic Church in the 1530s?

Question 8 8. In 1606 the King of England gave what group of investors a charter to settle in North America?

Question 9 9. Who was the commander of the League of 1571-1573?

Question 10 10. The Gunpowder Plot was uncovered before the assassinations could take place. The conspirators were

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Question 11 11. When did the Battle of Mezokeresztes take place?

Question 12 12. Which of the following resulted from The Columbian Exchange?

Question 13 13. Who acted as regent for King Louis XIII when he was too young to rule?

Question 14 14. Which of these events helped lead to the dissolution of the Virginia Company's charter?

Question 15 15. Which country sought commerce with the Native Americans?

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Question 16 16. What is another name for the Long War of 1593-1606 CE?

Question 17 17. Identify which of the following is likely NOT a profile of a Huguenot:

Question 18 18. The James River and Jamestown are named after

Question 19 19. Which country sought to replace the native people of America with their own settlers?

Question 20 20. During Europe's Commercial Revolution in the 16th century, joint-stock companies were _____.

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Question 21 21. A developed country paid you to find new territory and to claim this land in its honor. Your orders are to kill or enslave any indigenous people you might find there. What type of colonization are you practicing?

Question 22 22. Identify which of the following profiles MOST likely is that of a participant of the Gunpowder Treason:

Question 23 23. Why would John Smith have told the Jamestown settlers they had to work if they wanted to eat?

Question 24 24. What battle was the turning point of the Long War of 1593-1606 CE?

Question 25 25. Why was Richelieu dissatisfied with the negotiations of the Treaty of La Rochelle of 1626?

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Question 26 26. How did Richelieu's absolutist beliefs impact his stance towards the Huguenots?

Question 27 27. Which Holy League included the papacy, Charles V, and Venice?

Question 28 28. How did John Rolfe contribute to the expansion of Jamestown?

Question 29 29. How did the Edict of Grace impact the Huguenots in France?

Question 30 30. What was the name of the peace treaty that ended the Long War of 1593-1606 CE?

HiSET: Colonialism Chapter Exam Instructions

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