English Colonies Summative
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by Richard Bressett
| 30 Questions
1
1
Which are English Colonies? Check all that apply.
Jamestown
Roanoke
New Plymouth
New Florida
2
1
What is the name of the first English colony in North America?
Quebec
Real Oak
Roanoke
California

3
1
Which colony is known as "The Lost Colony"?
Quebec
Real Oak
California
Roanoke

4
1
Why is the above colony known as "The Lost Colony"?
When John White returned from England there were no colonists. They were all believed to be lost.
When John White returned from England the colony was lost underwater.
When John White returned from England the colony was lost in a bet to France.
When John White returned from England the colony was lost in a bet to France.
5
1
What is a Charter ?
An official document that grants the holder special access to the Queen of North America
An official document that grants the holder special access to voting rights for women.
An official document that grants the holder special travel privileges in North America.
All of the Above
6
1
What is a cash crop?
A crop grown only by Native Americans
A crop grown only in England
A crop grown only in Rich cities.
A crop grown only for the purpose of making money.
7
1
An example of a cash crop is______________
Wheat
Peanuts
Tobacco
Silk
8
1
Pilgrims ___________ for ________________ reasons.
eat pleasure
travel religious
fight wrong
None of the above
9
1
House of Burgess is all except?
Made up of French colonists
makes laws
Colonial assembly
A form of self government
10
1
English Colonist first came to north America because other countries like ____________ and ____________ were getting rich from North America.
Asia and France
France and Virginia
France and Spain
Dutch and Spanish
11
1
Two reasons why Roanoke failed were?
Colonists had to deal with drought and flood
Colonists were unprepared and inexperienced
Colonists were old and lazy
Colonistst were driven away by the Spanish
12
1
Why did Jamestown Colony survive?
The King sent troops to protect the colonists
The leadership of King Squanto
The leadership of John Smith
The leadership of General Washington
13
1
What did John Smith do?
He invented a way to farm cotton
He found the Northwest Passage
He conquered the Native Americans
He said "If you don't work then you don't eat".
14
1
The House of Burgess was imortant because..
It was the first form of self-government in North America
It provided shelter for the starving children
It was the first tobacco farm
It was the only house that allowed Native Americans
15
1
People who would work 5-7 years to pay off their debt to get to the new world were __________ __________
native americans
indentured servants
conquistadors
sachem
16
1
Why were the above people needed in the Jamestown colony?
To farm the cash crops
To conquer the land
Both
None of the above
17
1
When John Smith returned to England the colonist stopped _____________ which lead to the _______________.
mining feast
fighting war
working "Starving Time"
sailing "Starving Time"
18
1
There was fighting between the Colonists and Native Americans because? Check All that apply.
The Colonists were taking their land.
The Colonists were stealing their children
The Colonists were taking their water
The Colonists were stealing their food.
19
1
What does the quote "Those who don't work, don't eat" mean?
If you don't help the colony, the colony won't help you.
If you steal land, then you go to jail.
If you leave England, then you can't go back.
None of the above
20
1
People who wanted to separate from the church were called________________.
Traitors
Separatists
Native Americans
Sailors
21
1
Which was not a reason for the Pilgrims leaving England?
to avoid jail
so they could have their own religion
to avoid taxes
22
1
What was the Mayflower?
The name of the colony the Pilgrims landed on.
The name of the Native American that saved the Pilgrims.
The name of the ship the Pilgrims sailed on.
One of the new crops in the new world.
23
1
Which one of these conditions did the Pilgrims NOT face on their trip from England?
Cold
Cramped
Calm Seas
Hunger
24
1
The document the Pilgrims created that was a form of self-government was the __________ ___________.
Jamestown Decree
Barts Rules
Colony Quest
Mayflower Compact
25
1
The two examples of self-government we learned about were the ________ of ___________ and the _______ _________.
Set of Rules Roanoke Treaty
House of Burgesses Mayflower Compact
Start of Land Colony Rules
None of the above
26
1
Self-government was important because it started us on the road to the government we have___________
now
never had
forgotten
27
1
The Pilgrims named their colony _________ ____________.
New Plymouth
Old England
Center England
New York
28
1
Which was Not a reason the Pilgrims struggled?
It was winter when they landed
They were not prepared for the cold harsh winter
Most Pilgrims were from cities and did not know how to farm
The King sent troops to harm the Pilgrims
29
1
Who saved the Pilgrims?
Native Americans
The King
John White
30
1
The first English Colonies were settled around the ?
1600s
1900s
2000s
1800s
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