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5 Matching questions

  1. creoles
  2. colony
  3. New Spain
  4. Jamestown
  5. House of Burgesses
  1. a Engligh colony in Virginia; located in a swampy area, the colonists suffered from disease spread by mosquitoes, conflicts with Native Americans and starvation.
  2. b representative assembly in colonial Virginia; it began a tradition of representative government in the English colonies
  3. c below the Peninsulares, they were people who were born in New Spain to Spanish parents
  4. d an area of settlements in North and South America that we conquered by conquistadors.
  5. e a group of people who settle in a distant land but are still ruled by the government of their native land

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. a 1620 agreement written by the Pilgrims to govern their colony by establishing laws for the general good
  2. top social class of New Spain, people who were born in Spain and held the highest jobs in government and the Church.
  3. forts where soldiers lived in New Spain
  4. to sail completely around the world
  5. towns in New Spain

5 True/False questions

  1. charterbelow the Peninsulares, they were people who were born in New Spain to Spanish parents


  2. Christopher Colombuslooking for a route to Asia and found the Americas, he did NOT discover America, but his voyage did have a lasting impact! His voyages led to trade between the Eastern and Western Hemispheres


  3. Columbian Exchangethe global exchange of goods and ideas resulting from the encounter between the peoples of the Eastern and Western hemispheres


  4. representative governmentthe mistreatement or punishment of certain people because of their beliefs, like not following the established church of a state


  5. coureurs de boisFrench colonists who lived and worked in the woods