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Settling North America (1497-1732) Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which colonies were founded on the idea of fleeing religious persecution in England?

Question 2 2. The Rebellion of 1676 _____.

Question 3 3. What resulted from the Pilgrims' landing at a site outside their London Company charter?

Question 4 4. Why was it difficult for the Dutch to establish a settlement in the New World?

Question 5 5. Indentured servants _____.

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Question 6 6. Which colony was intended as a place of shelter for the Quakers?

Question 7 7. What saved the Virginia settlement of Jamestown?

Question 8 8. The colonists of Jamestown faced numerous serious issues during the early years of their settlement, some of which were _____.

Question 9 9. What became of North America's very first English settlement?

Question 10 10. Finding a Northwest Passage was the hope of many European merchants and monarchs including the _____.

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Question 11 11. How did the English settlers who founded Jamestown plan to become rich?

Question 12 12. The London Company solved the problem of an insufficient labor force in Jamestown by _____.

Question 13 13. Why did many of the Puritans come to be in New England?

Question 14 14. What was the significance of King Philip's War?

Question 15 15. Why was the colony of Delaware founded?

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Question 16 16. Which was NOT a role Pocahontas played in the Jamestown colony?

Question 17 17. Why did the British King approve James Oglethorpe's charter to found the colony of Georgia ?

Question 18 18. What is the significance of the first Thanksgiving?

Question 19 19. How does the fate of Popham and Roanoke compare to that of Jamestown?

Question 20 20. Why did England need colonies to succeed under mercantilism?

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Question 21 21. Why did the Glorious Revolution impact the colonies?

Question 22 22. Which best describes the task system?

Question 23 23. New France did NOT have _____.

Question 24 24. Why was Massachusetts founded?

Question 25 25. Which of the following best describes life in the southern colonies?

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Question 26 26. What was William Penn's legacy as the founder of Pennsylvania?

Question 27 27. What impact did the neighboring Powhatan Confederacy have on Jamestown?

Question 28 28. Why did Carolina split into the two colonies of North and South Carolina ?

Question 29 29. How did the original indentured servants of Plymouth escape their service to the London Company?

Question 30 30. How was the fate of Giovanni da Verrazzano similar to that of John Cabot?

Settling North America (1497-1732) Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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