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WEST History: Imperialism & Colonization Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Pizarro conquered the

Question 2 2. What is one reason why Raleigh became wealthy?

Question 3 3. New France did NOT have _____.

Question 4 4. Who was Sir Francis Drake?

Question 5 5. In simple terms, a cartographer is a

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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. The Age of Exploration was the era in which

Question 8 8. The Spanish word 'conquistador' means

Question 9 9. Why was the colony of New Jersey founded?

Question 10 10. Why was the colony of Delaware founded?

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Question 11 11. Which of these were not a reason for the Age of Discovery?

Question 12 12. Which was NOT a factor that led the south toward slavery?

Question 13 13. Where did Jacques Cartier explore?

Question 14 14. What did New Netherland have in common with Jamestown?

Question 15 15. Why was the border between Pennsylvania and Maryland significant?

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Question 16 16. Mundus Novus was a European term for _____.

Question 17 17. What was Edwin Sandys' legacy in Virginia?

Question 18 18. Why was Peter Minuit an important personality for the expansion of Dutch settlements?

Question 19 19. Who did Francisco Pizarro conquer?

Question 20 20. What happened at Roanoke?

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Question 21 21. Which of these explorers led the quest for the Fountain of Youth?

Question 22 22. Who is known as The Navigator?

Question 23 23. Why did England need colonies to succeed under mercantilism?

Question 24 24. What was William Penn's legacy as the founder of Pennsylvania?

Question 25 25. Which French monarch was considered a prime example of absolute monarchy?

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Question 26 26. Which was NOT a motivation for French and English voyages to the Americas in the 16th century?

Question 27 27. Who of these was NOT an English Sea Dog?

Question 28 28. Which of the following sequence of events is in chronological order?

Question 29 29. Who led the first expedition to successfully circumnavigate the globe?

Question 30 30. Which of the following pairs show cause and effect?

WEST History: Imperialism & Colonization Chapter Exam Instructions

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