Upgrade to remove ads
Roanoke/Jamestown Colonies Study Guide
Terms in this set (34)
The Jamestown Colonists established the first representative government in the New World called the:
House of Burgesses
King Henry VIII of England started the Protestant Reformation in Europe.
The Roanoke Colony was established in 1607.
The Columbian Exchange is named after:
Which IS NOT one of the reasons that people began leaving Europe to settle in the New World:
The collapse of the Egyptian Empire
This man led the Jamestown expedition to the New world.
Which IS NOT one of the three ships that carried colonists to Jamestown in 1607?
John Rolfe marries which notable Powhatan bride?
King Henry VIII cut England's ties with the Catholic Church and started his own church called the Anglican Church (The Church of England).
Which word was carved on a tree/fort post when John White returned to the Roanoke Colony?
The Powhatan showed John Rolfe how to grow tobacco.
In the Triangular Trade, raw goods traveled from West Africa to Europe.
Europeans took raw goods from the New World and manufactured items that would be sold for slaves in West Africa.
The success of growing which crop was the single biggest factor in the Jamestown Colony's success?
The creation of Representative Government was one of the reasons for the success of the Jamestown Colony.
Which is a concept similar to mercantilism that emphasizes PROFIT as the ultimate goal?
This is the term given to the Western Hemisphere (the Americas):
The Native American empire that existed for thousands of years before the arrival of the Jamestown Colonists was called the:
The "Old World" is the Eastern Hemisphere.
These people traded 7-10 years of their labor for the cost of their passage over the Atlantic to the New World:
Colonization was mostly designed to benefit the colonists and the new colonies.
John Smith introduced tobacco seeds to the Jamestown Colony.
This is the idea the colonies exist only to benefit the Mother County (for example, English colonies exist to enrich England).
What IS NOT one of the effects of the Columbian Exchange?
Slaves from Asia in the New World
The Three G's that drove European exploration are Gold, Glory and Greed.
The Triangular Trade ran from Europe to Asia to the Caribbean.
Europeans brought corn from the Old World to the New World in the Columbian Exchange.
The Jamestown Colony almost failed because of the lack of skilled laborers who could build, hunt and plant crops.
On which type of land form was Jamestown built?
John White could not return to the Roanoke Colony for two years because England was at war with:
Slavery eventually replaced indentured servants in the New World.
Which Englishman received permission from the Queen to establish the Roanoke Colony?
Sir Walter Raleigh
In 1609-10, Jamestown Colonists suffered extreme conditions that caused 80% of the colonists to die. We refer to this time as the:
This is the first English baby born in the New World:
YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE...
✔️Explore and Colonize Test
US History, Quiz 2
History Test 2, Chapters 3 and 4, Atlas map A2 and…
history // unit 1
OTHER SETS BY THIS CREATOR
Vocabulary List 1
Unit 5 Civics - kayla kavana
Unit 3 Test Study Guide: Kayla Kavana
Civics Unit 4 Study Guide- Kayla Kavana