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5 Matching Questions

  1. French and Indian War
  2. Georgia
  3. New Jersey
  4. Rhode Island
  5. Carolina
  1. a Roger Williams founded this colony to establish the idea of separation of church and state
  2. b King charles rewarded his supporters with land for this colony that was eventually divided
  3. c named after George Carteret who was a supporter of king Charles; the land was taken from part of New York
  4. d conflict puts england in debt and parliament passes taxes that are unpopular with colonists and leads to independence
  5. e Social experiment founded for England's poor by James Oglethorpe

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. 1st step towards a "united states" where delegates agreed to join together for common defense
  2. 1st written constitution that listed individual rights and limited gov't power in america
  3. this first colony was established in 1585 but a a permanent settlement was not established until 1607
  4. formerly known as New Sweden; was given to William Penn who later made it a separate colony from PA
  5. founded by quakers as a holy experiment with religious freedom and fair treatment of natives

5 True/False Questions

  1. New Yorknamed after George Carteret who was a supporter of king Charles; the land was taken from part of New York

          

  2. connecticutEngland captured this dutch colony and named it after King Charles brother James

          

  3. fur tradethe first abolitionists (wanted to abolish slavery)

          

  4. city on a hillKing charles rewarded his supporters with land for this colony that was eventually divided

          

  5. quakersthe first abolitionists (wanted to abolish slavery)

          

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