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Which of the following plants were not found in the New World before the Europeans came?
A: white potatoes or Irish potatoes
The explorer who landed at Newfoundland in 1497 and thus gave England the basis for a claim to North America was:
A: John Cabot
5) One major factor that helped Cortes defeat the Aztecs was:
A: entered peacefully deception Spaniard's Indian allies remained loyal
6) By the seventeenth century, the Indian population in Spain's New World empire had decreased by about:
A: 50 million to 4 million (46 million decrease)
13) Before the Europeans arrived, many Native American tribes in the Ohio and Mississippi River Valleys developed:
A: a thriving village culture
A: born 1451, Italian adventurer who won financial support from Ferdinand and Isabella/ sought Indies found the New World
Chief Powhatan was ahead of loosely organized confederacy made up of:
Powhatan Confederacy 3- Algonquian-speaking tribes in Eastern Va.
In 1637 Thomas Hooker organized the self-governing colony of
Connecticut/ in response to the danger of attack form the Pequot Indians, who lived nearby
23) During the Pequot War of 1637, colonists and their Narragansett allies:
A: killed hundreds of Pequots (most) sold into slavery/ Pequot nation declared dissolved
26) The headright system adopted for the Virginia colony consisted of:
: a providing every settler with in Va. With a plot of land
29) Anne Hutchinson
A: puritan dissenter/ claimed to have direct revelations form the Holy Spirit/ charge others of being hypocrites
people who agreed to work as servants for a fixed number of years in return for transport to the New World
Of all the slaved brought to the New World form Africa, about what percentage came to the Colonies of British North America?
A: 5 %
37) The covenant theory from which the Puritans drew their ideas of government:
God has made a plan with them to provide a way to salvation from Mayflower Compact
38) Which of the following was not true of Puritan beliefs?
A: divine mission from God to make a model society communal faith exact codes of laws govt structure based on Bible purity churches
44) In his most famous sermon Joanathan Edwards:
: sinners in the hands of angry god/ talked about hell and the secular world
A major cause of the Glorious Revolution in England was James II:
A; parading his Catholicism/ He fled to France/ William and Mary ruling equally
The Glorious Revolution in England:
A: Bill of Rights and toleration act limited monarchy and gave religious freedom
John Locke's contract theory of government argues that:
: people were endowed with materialrights to life, liberty and the right to property
49) In 1678, a defiant Mass. Colony declared the Navigation Acts:
(Wrong)- ignored them and the lords of the trade began legal proceedings against them
50) A writ of assistance was
a search warrant executed by the British allowed unlimited search for evidence of smugglers
51) Of the four major wars involving the European powers and their New World colonies, the climatic conflict Britain and France
7 years war (French and Indian War)
52) From the perspective of their own welfare, the greatest mistake that the Indians made in relation to English was:
not unite to form a greater resistance
54) King Phillip's War:
: Land hungry leaders and mass and conn went to war with Warragsetts in Rhode Island
55) In general, the colonial wars were an American sideshow to larger conflicts in Europe between
France and Britain
58) The conflict that beame the French and Indian War began:
: when Washington' and men killed ten French men on a peacefull mission to discuss the disputed fort
63) The French explorer who followed the Mississippi all the way to the Gulf and who named Louisiana was:
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