Exploration & Colonies Test
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by Scott Sowder
| 33 Questions
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Who claimed the New World for Spain in 1492?
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What were the spanish in search of, in the New World?
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The Spanish introduced their own government and catholicism:
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Why were the French colonies largely Catholic?
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Which settlement was originally French in South Carolina?
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Which settlement was established by the English in South Carolina?
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Which country was successful in establishing a permanent settlement in South Carolina?
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In what year was Jamestown, the first permanent English settlement, founded?
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What cash crop helped make Jamestown successful?
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Indentured servants were people who:
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The Houses of Burgesses, created in 1619, allowed:
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Pilgrims were known as:
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Dissenters were people who agreed with the religious views of the majority.
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What kind of government did Pennsylvania and other middle colonies have?
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Southern colonies featured large plantations and focused on agriculture.
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Who was commissioned to write the Fundamental Constitutions of Carolina?
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What did the Fundamental Constitutions of Carolina NOT include?
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Large plantations, based on cash crops, made South Carolina a distinctly southern colony.
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South Carolina's colonial government included:
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The middle colonies were the most diverse. Which of the following statements are true about them?
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Which of the following are true of Puritans?
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What two settlements did Spain establish in South Carolina?
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What were England's 1st colonies in North America?
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England set up colonies for what purposes?
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Which rivers did the French largely settle around?
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Encomiendas are:
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What locations in the New World did Spain claim for itself? (List all that you can think of)
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What locations in the New World did France claim for itself? (List all that you can think of)
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What locations in the New World did England claim for itself? (List all that you can think of)
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What was the headright system?
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Label which section is southern, middle, or northern.
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Label which section is southern, middle, or northern.
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Label which section is southern, middle, or northern.
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