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2012-03-05 18:54:30

Jeopardy Game for Midterm
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  1. Italian who sailed for Spain in 1492
    Christopher Columbus
  2. The transfer of goods, culture, and disease between the Old and New Worlds
    The Columbian Exchange
  3. America was supposedly named after him
    Amerigo Vespucci
  4. Dominican priest who preached against Spanish treatment of natives
    Bartolome de Las Casas
  5. How Spanish brutality came to be known
    The Black Legend
  6. This empire set up a military settlement at St. Augustine
    The Spanish
  7. This empire prided themselves for their devotion to liberty
    The Dutch
  8. A main goal of this empire was conversion of natives to Catholicism
    The Spanish
  9. Granted a charter for a settlement off the North Carolina Coast
    The British
  10. This empire was looking for commercial gain by fur trading, established alliances with Native Americans
    The French
  11. Which Colony was first established settlement at Jamestown
    Virginia Colony
  12. Which Colony was first settled by Pilgrims in 1620
  13. Which colony was established by Roger Williams
    Rhode Island
  14. Which colony was established as proprietary colony by Cecilius Calvert
  15. Which Colony was established by Quakers
  16. The first elected assembly in colonial America
    The House of Burgesses (Virginia)
  17. The law that proclaimed no settlement west of Appalachians
    Proclamation of 1763
  18. Pamphlet by Thomas PAine that argued for American independence
    Common Sense
  19. Created by King James II in order to centralize colonial governance
    Dominion of New England
  20. Term meaning that members of the British parliament represented the entire empire
    Virtual Representation
  21. Who established Pennsylvania
    William Penn
  22. Who was the commander of Continentall Army during American Revolution
    George Washington
  23. Who was the bi-racial sailor who died in the Boston Massacre
    Crispus Attucks
  24. Who made homespun clothing new fashion statement
    Daughters of Liberty
  25. Who asked her husband to Remember the Ladies"?
    Abigail Adams
  26. The term for forcing American sailors into the British Navy
  27. Unsuccessful slave revolt in Richmond, Virginia
    Gabriel's Rebellion
  28. Led by Virginia slave preacher, this was the last large-scale rebellion in southern history
    Nat Turner's Rebellion
  29. This tribe resisted being forced off their land in Florida, led by Osceola
  30. Theory: each state retained the right to prevent Congress form enforcing laws within its borders if those powers were not expressly spelled out in the Constitution.
  31. Treaty that ends war with Britian-no territory exchanges hands, no provisions regarding shipping or impressment
    Treaty of Ghent
  32. This act repealed the Missouri Compromise, and as a result of this 1854 act, this area was open to slavery by popular sovereignty
    Kansas-Nebraska Act
  33. Treaty that ends 7 Years' War in 1763: all of the North American east of Mississippi belongs to British
    Treaty of Paris
  34. Treaty that ends Mexican War, sets Rio Grande as U.S./ Mexico boundary
    Treaty of Guadaloupe Hidalgo
  35. Treaty that cancelled the American-French alliance and recognized British economic and naval superiority
    Jay's Treaty
  36. During and after the 7 Years' War: Let's be as English as possible
  37. Reinforced the idea that a woman's place is in the home
    the Cult of Domesticity
  38. Immigrants have dangerous ideas-responsible for most societal problems
  39. Advocated a return to simplicity, represented by Thoreau, Emerson
  40. Mothers played a major role in laying the "foundations of national morality"
    Republican Motherhood
  41. The Act that provoked the first drama of the revolutionary era
    The Stamp Act
  42. The Act that "gave" Native Americans land west of Mississippi River in exchange for their homelands in the Southeastern U.S.
    Indian Removal Act of 1830
  43. The Act "gave" Native AMericans land west of Mississippi River in exchange for their homelands in the Southeastern U.S.
    Indian Removal Act of 1830
  44. The Act that was 1819 solution to slave/free state problem--all states in Louisiana Purchase would be free above 36 30
    Missouri Compromise
  45. The Act failed proposal tht suggested slavery be prohibited in all land acquired form Mexico
    Wilmot Proviso
  46. Interpreter for the Corps of Discovery
  47. Who argued in an 1851 speech, "Ain't I a Woman?
    Sojourner Truth
  48. Who called for greater access to education, published Vinication of the Rights of Woman
    Mary Wollstonecraft
  49. Who was key organizers of the Seneca Falls Convention (1848)
    Elizabeth Cady Stanton/ Lucretia Mott
  50. Document that read: "All men and women are created equal"
    The Declaration of Sentiments