World Exploration & Colonization Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Who is known as The Navigator?

Question 2 2. Which was NOT a motivation for French and English voyages to the Americas in the 16th century?

Question 3 3. New France did NOT have _____.

Question 4 4. The Age of Exploration was the era in which

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

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Question 6 6. What can you infer about triangular trade?

Question 7 7. Why was Peter Minuit an important personality for the expansion of Dutch settlements?

Question 8 8. Which best describes the colonial economy?

Question 9 9. In simple terms, a cartographer is a

Question 10 10. Who of these was NOT an English Sea Dog?

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Question 11 11. What was William Penn's legacy as the founder of Pennsylvania?

Question 12 12. Why was the border between Pennsylvania and Maryland significant?

Question 13 13. Which of the following pairs show cause and effect?

Question 14 14. Why was Anne Hutchinson banished from Massachusetts?

Question 15 15.

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

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Question 16 16.

'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?

Question 17 17. How did the original indentured servants of Plymouth escape their service to the London Company?

Question 18 18. Why was the Connecticut colony started?

Question 19 19. What is the significance of the Mayflower Compact?

Question 20 20. Why was the colony of Delaware founded?

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Question 21 21. The Spanish word 'conquistador' means

Question 22 22. Who did Hernan Cortes conquer?

Question 23 23. What is the most significant way that the early European explorers affected the Native Americans?

Question 24 24. What is one reason why Raleigh became wealthy?

Question 25 25. Mundus Novus was a European term for _____.

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Question 26 26. Which is NOT associated with Plymouth colony?

Question 27 27. What did New Netherland have in common with Jamestown?

Question 28 28. Which was NOT a problem faced by the Jamestown settlers?

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

Question 30 30. Who was Sir Francis Drake?

World Exploration & Colonization Chapter Exam Instructions

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