Settling North America & the Colonies Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What was Edwin Sandys' legacy in Virginia?

Question 2 2. Which of the following statements was true of Rhode Island, based on what you have learned?

Question 3 3. What can you infer about triangular trade?

Question 4 4. How was the Connecticut colony different from most New England colonies?

Question 5 5. Which was NOT a role Pocahontas played in the Jamestown colony?

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Question 6 6. Why did the British King approve James Oglethorpe's charter to found the colony of Georgia ?

Question 7 7. Which of the following pairs show cause and effect?

Question 8 8.

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 9 9. Edmund Andros...

Question 10 10. Why was the colony of New Jersey founded?

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Question 11 11. Which was a result of the Glorious Revolution'?

Question 12 12. Which best describes the colonial economy?

Question 13 13. What was the significance of King Philip's War?

Question 14 14. Why was Massachusetts founded?

Question 15 15. John Rolfe introduced sweet Spanish tobacco seeds to the Jamestown colony. What is the most important impact of these seeds to the survival of Jamestown?

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Question 16 16. Why did many of the Puritans come to be in New England?

Question 17 17. What was William Penn's legacy as the founder of Pennsylvania?

Question 18 18. What is the significance of the Mayflower Compact?

Question 19 19. Why was the border between Pennsylvania and Maryland significant?

Question 20 20. Why were the Slave Codes passed?

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Question 21 21. How was the Virginia Company important to Jamestown?

Question 22 22. What did New Netherland have in common with Jamestown?

Question 23 23. What did William Bradford contribute to Plymouth?

Question 24 24. Which best describes immigration in the colonial period?

Question 25 25. Which best describes the task system?

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Question 26 26. Which was NOT a problem faced by the Jamestown settlers?

Question 27 27. Which was NOT a factor that led the south toward slavery?

Question 28 28. What was the main after-effect of the Molasses Act?

Question 29 29. Why did Cecil Calvert approve the Act of Religious Toleration in Maryland ?

Question 30 30.

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.

Settling North America & the Colonies 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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