5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- George Whitefield
- balance of trade
- Great Awakening
- Half-Way Covenant
- a A Puritan church document; In 1662, the Halfway Covenant allowed partial membership rights to persons not yet converted into the Puritan church; It lessened the difference between the "elect" members of the church from the regular members; Women soon made up a larger portion of Puritan congregations.
- b A square normally 6 miles on a side. The Land Ordinance of 1785 divided much of the United States into a series of townships.
- c Credited with starting the Great Awakening, also a leader of the "New Lights."
- d Religious revival in the American colonies of the eighteenth century during which a number of new Protestant churches were established.
- e the difference in value over a period of time of a country's imports and exports of merchandise
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- products used to make or repair ships
- the mixing of cultures, ideas, and peoples that has changed the American nation. The United States, with its history of immigration, has often been called a melting pot.
- The Virginia Company's system in which settlers and the family members who came with them each received 50 acres of land
- Charges that people put on another person that they didnt actually commit because they are mad at you
- number of males per 100 females in a populations.
5 True/False Questions
John Locke → English empiricist philosopher who believed that all knowledge is derived from sensory experience (1632-1704)
John Peter Zenger → Journalist who questioned the policies of the governor of New York in the 1700's. He was jailed; he sued, and this court case was the basis for our freedom of speech and press. He was found not guilty.
indentured servant → population growth measured as the excess of live births over deaths; does not reflect either emigrant or immigrant movements
Jonathan Edwards → American theologian whose sermons and writings stimulated a period of renewed interest in religion in America (1703-1758)
established church → the church that is recognized as the official church of a nation