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Life in the Early American Colonies Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1.

Which of these had an effect on the transition from indentured servants to slave labor?

I. Slave codes

II. England's economy

III. Bacon's Rebellion

IV. The task system

Question 2 2. Why were Committees of Correspondence set up?

Question 3 3. Which was NOT part of the Boston Tea Party event?

Question 4 4. What was the significance of the Declaratory Act?

Question 5 5. Why were the Slave Codes passed?

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Question 6 6. Which was NOT a problem faced by the Jamestown settlers?

Question 7 7.

Which are true of the Northern colonies?

I. They had large cities.

II. They had large farms.

III. They had the first public school system.

IV. Most immigrants came in families.

V. Most immigrants came as single men.

Question 8 8. In the Boston Massacre, the first gun shot was from _____.

Question 9 9. Which best describes the task system?

Question 10 10. What long-term consequence did the Townshend Acts have?

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Question 11 11. How was the Virginia Company important to Jamestown?

Question 12 12. Why did many of the Puritans come to be in New England?

Question 13 13. Which best describes immigration in the colonial period?

Question 14 14. Which is NOT associated with Plymouth colony?

Question 15 15. What was the significance of King Philip's War?

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Question 16 16. Which pair of events accurately shows cause and effect?

Question 17 17. Why was Anne Hutchinson banished from Massachusetts?

Question 18 18.

Which are true of the Southern colonies?

I. They had large cities.

II. They had large farms.

III. They had the first public school system.

IV. Most immigrants came in families.

V. Most immigrants came as single men.

Question 19 19. What impact did the neighboring Powhatan Confederacy have on Jamestown?

Question 20 20. What is the most significant way that the early European explorers affected the Native Americans?

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Question 21 21. Why was the Connecticut colony started?

Question 22 22. Which of the following was NOT a role Pocahontas played in the Jamestown colony?

Question 23 23. What role did the Quebec Act play in the American colonies?

Question 24 24. Why was Massachusetts founded?

Question 25 25.

'Twas mercy brought me from my Pagan land,

Taught my benighted soul to understand

That there's a God, that there's a Saviour too:

Once I redemption neither sought nor knew.

Some view our sable race with scornful eye,

'Their colour is a diabolic die.'

Remember, Christians, Negros, black as Cain,

May be refin'd and join th'angelic train.

Who most likely wrote this poem?

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Question 26 26. How did improved literacy in Europe and Franklin's circulation of Enlightenment ideals impact the world view of the eighteenth century?

Question 27 27. Why did Deism play a large role in the principles of American Government?

Question 28 28. Which of the following did NOT influence Enlightenment thinking?

Question 29 29. What is the significance of the Mayflower Compact?

Question 30 30.

Which are true of the Middle colonies?

I. They had large cities.

II. They had large farms.

III. They had the first public school system.

IV. Most immigrants came in families.

V. Most immigrants came as single men.

Life in the Early American Colonies Chapter Exam Instructions

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