5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Half-Way Covenant
- George Whitefield
- Benjamin Franklin
- John Locke
- Great Awakening
- a English empiricist philosopher who believed that all knowledge is derived from sensory experience (1632-1704)
- b Religious revival in the American colonies of the eighteenth century during which a number of new Protestant churches were established.
- c Credited with starting the Great Awakening, also a leader of the "New Lights."
- d 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.
- e Printer, author, inventor, diplomat, statesman, and Founding Father. One of the few Americans who was highly respected in Europe, primarily due to his discoveries in the field of electricity.
5 Multiple choice questions
- a person who believes that God created the universe and then abandoned it
- American theologian whose sermons and writings stimulated a period of renewed interest in religion in America (1703-1758)
- a written contract with a promise to pay a supplier a specific sum of money at a definite time
- A philosophical movement which started in Europe in the 1700's and spread to the colonies. It emphasized reason and the scientific method. Writers of the enlightenment tended to focus on government, ethics, and science. Many members of the Enlightenment rejected traditional religious beliefs in favor of Deism, which holds that the world is run by natural laws without the direct intervention of God.
- A migrant to British colonies in the Americas who paid for passage by agreeing to work for a set term ranging from four to seven years.
5 True/False questions
triangular trade → A three way system of trade during 1600-1800s Africa sent slaves to America, America sent Raw Materials to Europe, and Europe sent Guns and Rum to Africa
township → a person who believes that God created the universe and then abandoned it
melting pot → a person who believes that God created the universe and then abandoned it
established church → the church that is recognized as the official church of a nation
Isaac Newton → English mathematician and physicist