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  1. Ferdinand of Aragon
  2. city on a hill
  3. New Netherland
  4. nation-state
  5. Native Americans
  1. a what John Winthrop said that their Puritan model societies based on Christian principles should be (better than everyone else's societies.)
  2. b a Dutch colony in North America along the Hudson and lower Delaware rivers although the colony centered in New Amsterdam
  3. c ruler of Spain, married Isabella of Castille, funded Columbus's journeys to the new world
  4. d A country
  5. e the first people to live in North America

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. married Ferdinand of Aragon, helped with funding for Columbus's journey to New World
  2. word in Mexico meaning "traitor"; based on the name of Cortes's translator
  3. The constitution of the Connecticut River colony drawn up in 1639, it established a government controlled in democratic style by the "substantial" citizens.
  4. civil war in England between the Parliamentarians and the Royalists under Charles I; 1644-1648
  5. Trading company chartered by the Dutch government to conduct its merchants' trade in the Americas and Africa. (p. 498)

5 True/False questions

  1. JamestownFirst permanent English settlement in North America


  2. RenaissanceEnglish explorer and admiral who was the first Englishman to circumnavigate the globe and who helped to defeat the Spanish Armada (1540-1596)


  3. Sir Edmund AndrosEuropeans' name for the Moluccas, islands rich in cloves and nutmeg


  4. slave codesthe practice of owning slaves


  5. Henry VIIIEnglish king who created the Church of England after the Pope refused to annul his marriage (divorce with Church approval)