Chapter 4 Post Test

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Chapter 4 Post Test
2011-09-20 22:20:59
English Colonies Age Empire 1600s 1763

Colonial Empires Trade and Wealth
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  1. New England's economic growth depended on
    shipping and the slave trade
  2. During the eighteenth century, the gap between rich and poor in the colonies
  3. Much of the success of George Whitefield was due to
    his style of preaching
  4. Which of the following was NOT an impact of the Great Awakening?
    Women were allowed to become church memebers for the first time
  5. By 1760, the population of the British colonies was approximately
    1.5 million
  6. Which of the following statements best characterizes the Enlightenment thought?
    The application of human reason can improve the human condition
  7. In its competition with other European nations, England's greatest assets were its
    dynamic economy and sophisticated financial system
  8. The most valuable staple crop produced in the British colonies was
  9. Half a century of mild imperial rule led many colonists to believe
    colonial legislatures were equivalent to Parliament
  10. Eighteenth century American consumers
    imported more manufactured products from England with every passing year
  11. Why did the Spanish erect a string of forts and missions from San Diego to San Francisco?
    fear of Russian occupation of California
  12. How did the English benefit from the Iroquois policy of neutrality between 1701 and the late 1740s?
    The Iroquois sold land formerly occupied by Delawares to the English
  13. Opposition to which Enlgish ruler sparked the Glorious Revolution?
    James II
  14. In the eighteenth century, British people on both sides of the Atlantic saw the state as representing
    a family
  15. Which of the following was the last of colonial wars that culminated in British dominance in North America?
    French and Indian War