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Chose members of the league council
What were the Iroquois women's positions of power in their communities?
Early Americans crossed the land bridge from Siberia in NE Asia to present-day ________ (region/state)?
What was the Native American group whose constitution shows that women had a strong voice in government?
Inspired Christopher Columbus to sail West
Who was Marco Polo? (sorry my typed answer probably is not yours, but click override if you feel like yours is correct too.)
Henry the Navigator (Prince Henry)
Which Portuguese prince laid the groundwork for a new era of exploration?
Santa Maria, Nina, La Pinta
In 1492 Christopher Columbus sailed to America on three ships. What where these?
Bartolome de Las Casas
Who publicly condemned the cruel treatment of Native Americans by the Spanish?
England, France, and the Netherlands hoped to discover a route through North America. What was it called?
The right granted by the Spanish government to the conquistadors that turned Native Americans into slaves was called what?
Who believed that faith rather than good deeds was the way to heaven? (hint: His followers were called the Protestants)
What did King James I grant to groups of merchants to organize settlements in an area in America?
Puritans formed the Massachusetts Bay Company and received a royal charter to establish what colony?
Act of Toleration
What law protected Catholics from any attempt to make Maryland a Protestant colony?
Who was "the greatest rebel that ever was in Virginia," according to Governor William Berkeley?
To keep other European powers from threatening its empire in America, Spain sent soldiers, settlers, and a third aspect?
The Treaty of Paris after the 7 Years War, marked the end of power in North America for what power?
The leg of the triangular trade route in which enslaved Africans were shipped to the West Indies was known as what?
Which act gave the British Parliament the right to tax and make decisions for the colonies "in all cases whatsoever"?
Lexington and Concord
The shot heard 'round the world" refers to the actions of the minutemen at these battles. What were they?
George Washington was chosen commander of the Continental Army upon the recommendation of which delegate?
The French announced support for the United States after the American victory in what battle?
King George III agreed to give the Americans their freedom after the victory in what battle?
By the end of the war, African Americans were enlisted in every state except for one. Which one?
Treaty of Paris of 1783
The British promised to withdraw all troops from American territory in what treaty?
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