5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Roger Williams
- Anne Hutchinson
- John Winthrop
- Massachusettes Bay Company
- a American colonist (born in England) who was banished from Boston for her religious views (1591-1643)
- b Company formed in 1629 by puritans to start a colony in America.
- c religious group who settled Pennsylvania - very tolerant and nonviolent
- 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
- Penn, an English Quaker, founded Pennsylvania in 1682, after receiving a charter from King Charles II the year before. He launched the colony as a "holy experiment" based on religious tolerance.
- group of people who, in 1620, founded the colony of Plymouth Massachusetts to escape religious persecution in England
- a holy day for rest and worship
- crops grown and sold for money such as tobacco
- valuable crop grown in the Carolinas that was traded around the world
5 True/False questions
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.
Where did New York get its name? → valuable crop grown in the Carolinas that was traded around the world
Bacon's Rebellion → Recognition that other people have the right to different opinions
Toleration → Recognition that other people have the right to different opinions
Puritans → Wealthy landowners in the New Netherlands who got large estates by bringing 50 settlers.