Mr. Cox Final 1st semester
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Mr. Cox Final 1st semester
Cox Class 6th
What revolution allowed native Americans to settle in one place?
What society located in Mexico disappeared?
What society built the city of Technochtitlan?
What Central America society was most violent?
What ancient society had a complex system of roads?
What type of social structurewas in place in Europe at the time of Columbus?
Who led the Protestant Reformation?
What were the 4 major nations at the time of Columbus?
Portugal, Spain, France, and Britain
What country led exploration prior to the time of Columbus?
What country did Columbus sail for?
What couple's marriage helped untify Spain?
Ferdinand and Isabella
What treaty divided South America between Portugal and Spain?
The Treaty of Tordesillas
Who conquered the Aztecs?
Who was the leader of the Aztecs?
What as the given name of an individual whose ethnic background consisted of a Spanish and African mixture?
What was the given name of an individual whose background consisted of Spanish and Native mixture?
What was the Jamestown winter called where the colonists ate their shoes?
The Starving Time
What is Nat Baconknown for?
Leading a rebellion against Governor Berkeley
What English Monarch broke off from the Roman Catholic Church because he wanted a divorce?
King Henry VIII
What was John Winthrop's famous sermon?
City on a Hill
Who started the colony for Quakers?
What was the colonythat promoted religious tolerance?
What colony did Roger Williams start?
What woman was banned from the Massachusetts Bay Colony?
What laws did British pass to restrict trade in the American Colonies?
What were 2 major cash crops in the south?
Tobacco and Cotton
Who was the New England governor that enforced the Navagation Acts?
What was the Glorious Revolution?
Rise of William and Mary as Protestant monarchs.
What was Jonathan Edwards's famous sermon?
Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God
What were the British and French primarily competing for in the 1760s?
Control of the Ohio River Valley
What was the First Great Awakening?
Religious movement in America
What Native American tribe dominated trade in the north?
What fort did George Washington build?
What proclamation limited settlement west of the Applachain Mountains?
Proclamation of 1763
Who was the first person killed at the Boston Massacre?
What did the Quartering Act allow British soldiers to do?
Stay in colonist's houses
Who warned colonists that the British soldiers were moving into the Massachusetts countryside?
Paul Revere, William Dawes, and Samuel Prescott
What were colonists called who maintained strong ties to Britain?
Who wrote Common Sense?
What topic did Thomas Jefferson delete from early drafts of the Declaration?
What were the German mercenaries called?
What European allies did the Untited States gain because of the Battle of Saratoga?
France and Spain
Where was American soldiers winter in 1776- 1777?
What French commander helped train American soldiers?
Marquis de Lafayette
What was the nickname of Francis Marion?
What was the last battle of the American Revolution?
What type of government does the USA have?
Federal democratic republic
What was the first territory created in the USA?
What piece of legislation created the Northwest Territory?
Land Ordinance of 1787
What constitutional Convenion plan favored large states and a bicameral legislature?
What Constitutional Convention plan favored small states and equal representation?
New Jersey Plan
Who was responsible for writing the majority of the Constitution?
Who wrote the Federalists papers?
John Jay, Alexander Hamilton, James Madison
Who wrote the Bill of Rights?