Andrew H&G Quiz and Test 3

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Andrew H&G Quiz and Test 3
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  1. Which colony was started by the Puritans?
    Massachusetts
  2. The first settlers in ________________ colony were from Sweden
    Delaware
  3. _____________ was first settled by people who found rich farmland along a river
    Connecticut
  4. In this colony there was no slavery
    Nort Carolina
  5. This colony was settled by people more interested in finding gold than in settling down into homes
    Virginia
  6. In ___________________ colony, rice became the money crop
    South Carolina
  7. This colony had fisherman along the coast before the pilgrims arrived
    New Hampshire
  8. This colony was part of New Netherland
    New Jersey
  9. This colony was first settled by people who were unhappy about the rules of another colony.
    Rhode Island
  10. England took this colony from the Dutch
    New York
  11. Some people who went to his colony were poor or unemployed
    Georgia
  12. This colony allowed people of any religion to settle there
    Pennsylvania
  13. This colony welcomed Roman Catholics
    Maryland
  14. Who was known for having dragon ships?
    The Vikings
  15. Who is associated with the ship called "Santa Maria?"
    Columbus
  16. The privateers were from this country
    England
  17. The Silver Fleet was from what country?
    Spain
  18. Joliet and Marquette traveled in what kind of watercraft?
    Canoes
  19. Who is associated with a ship called "Half Moon?"
    Henry Hudson
  20. Who is associated with a ship called the "Mayflower?"
    The pilgrims
  21. True or false: A Physical Map shows boundary lines.
    False. (A physical map shows natural landmarks such as rivers and mountains)
  22. True or false: A political map shows how the land looks
    False (A political map shows countries, their borders, and their main cities.)
  23. True or false: People have always thought the earth was round
    False (Many thought Columbus would sail off the end of the earth)
  24. What country were Joliet and Marquette from?
    France
  25. The last of the English colonies to be founded was ___________
    Georgia
  26. Although this explorer died before sailing all the way around the earth, his crew was the first to successfully sail around the world. Who was he? (Pay attention to spelling and capitalization)
    Magellan
  27. In Pennsylvania, everyone who paid taxes could _________
    vote
  28. The pilgrims had an indian interpreter named __________
    Squanto
  29. The Pilgrims wrote an agreement called the _______________
    Mayflower Compact
  30. King James the 1st wanted all people to belong to the ____________________
    Church of England
  31. Jamestown was on a ______________ site along the James River
    marshy
  32. True or false: The primem eridian is the starting point for measuring longitude
    True
  33. A _____________ studies the earth
    geographer
  34. Lines of latitude run which direction?
    east-west
  35. The city of Venice, Italy was one of Europe's important ___________ ___________
    trading centers
  36. A Spanish ship could be called a ____________
    galleon
  37. Who is associated with the Seven Cities of Cibola?
    Francisco de Coronado
  38. Which explorer was knighted by Queen Elizabeth?
    Francis Drake
  39. Who founded Pennsylvania?
    William Penn
  40. Who was the founder of the Georgia colony?
    James Oglethorpe
  41. What is the starting point for measuring longitude?
    The Prime Meridian
  42. What is the starting point for measuring latitude?
    The equator
  43. Who named the Pacific Ocean?
    Magellan
  44. Roger Williams started which colony?
    Rhode Island
  45. New York was first settled by the ____________
    Dutch
  46. The ____________ 's job is to plan the route of voyages
    navigator
  47. Who robbed the Silver Fleet?
    Sir Francis Drake
  48. A map __________ is a way of showing a round surface on a flat surface.
    projection
  49. The Pilgrims came to America to find __________ freedom.
    religious
  50. Ponce de Leon wanted to find the ____________
    Fountain of Youth
  51. In 1620 the Pilgrims sailed from ___________, England
    London
  52. Samoset said, "I bring a message of ____________ from my chief."
    welcome
  53. "Let us set aside a day to thank God," said Governor __________
    Bradford
  54. The king gave James Oglethorpe some ________ to start the colony.
    money
  55. List four tools used for exploration:
    • (Any 4 of the following:)
    • ...globe...
    • ...graph...
    • ...map...
    • ...diagram...
    • ...chart...
    • ...table...
    • ...time line...
    • ...compass...

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