5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- John Winthrop
- cash crops
- Roger Williams
- Carolina Rice
- Bacon's Rebellion
- a valuable crop grown in the Carolinas that was traded around the world
- b an uprising in 1676 in the Virginia Colony, led by Nathaniel Bacon. It was the first rebellion in the American colonies in which discontented frontiersmen took part; a similar uprising in Maryland occurred later that year. The uprising was a protest against the governor of Virginia, William Berkeley.
- c crops grown and sold for money such as tobacco
- d 1588-1649 First governor of the Massachusetts Bay Colony in 1630.
- e He founded Rhode Island for separation of Church and State. He believed that the Puritans were too powerful and was ordered to leave the Massachusetts Bay Colony for his religious beliefs.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- a holy day for rest and worship
- from King Charles' brother the Duke of York
- Recognition that other people have the right to different opinions
- group of people who, in 1620, founded the colony of Plymouth Massachusetts to escape religious persecution in England
- A Puritan minister who led about 100 settlers out of Massachusetts Bay to Connecticut because he believed that the governor and other officials had too much power. He wanted to set up a colony in Connecticut with strict limits on government.
5 True/False Questions
Anne Hutchinson → Recognition that other people have the right to different opinions
Puritans → A religious group who wanted to purify the Church of England. They came to America for religious freedom and settled Massachusetts Bay.
James Oglethorpe → Founder and governor of the Georgia colony. He ran a tightly-disciplined, military-like colony. Slaves, alcohol, and Catholicism were forbidden in his colony. Many colonists felt that Oglethorpe was a dictator, and that (along with the colonist's dissatisfaction over not being allowed to own slaves) caused the colony to break down and Oglethorpe to lose his position as governor.
proprietary colony → English colony in which the king gave land to proprietors in exchange for a yearly payment
Number of Children a Puritan family had → from King Charles' brother the Duke of York