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History exam 1 quiz
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3 reasons to find a new world
2. Mission (God)
3. Me (glory)
Cortés led a group of Spanish soldiers who attacked and defeated which empire located in what is today Mexico?
The treat of tordesillas created an imaginary line that decided the new world between...
Spain an Portugal
Christopher Columbus found support for his voyage to the new world from the king and queen of...
Which Spanish explorer was the first to explore the MS river and AR?
Sir Walter Raleigh...
Helped the English found Roanoke.
In 1612 John Rolfe began working with...
The colony of Maryland was...
a propriety colony under the direction of lord Baltimore and was considered to be a safe haven for Catholics.
He year 1619 was important because...
1. A ship of 90 women arrived
2. First meetin of general assembly
3. Dutch ship arrived with 20 Africans
Indentured servants refers to those who...
Agree to work for a set number of years in return for transportation to the new world.
-existed in both separatist and non-separatist form
-created the mayflower compact as their first form of government in the new world
A central figure in the Mass Bay colony and served as governor between 1630-1649
What colony was founded by the pilgrims?
Founded in 1636, Harvard was founded to...
Train young ministers for the colonies.
Roger Williams' community of providence, RI...
-allowed religious freedom
-passed the first antislavery laws in 1652
-prohibited the mistreatment of Indians
Colony founded by Quakers
During the middle passage...
-1 in 6 slaves died
-some slaves resisted by jumping overboard
-some slaves had the opportunity to earn their freedom
Was associated with and played a critical role in the great awakening
A mid 18th century philosophical movement that emphasized rationalism and scientific discovery.
An economic system that dominated much if the 17th and 18th century's
The French and Indian war
-helped George Washington gain valuable military experience
-ended with the British gaining land between th Appalachian mountains and the MS river.
-led to the relocation of the Acadians to LA
Led the first group of puritans that settled in the colony's
King Philips war
Suggested that the puritans were as capable of cruelty as the Spanish.
A "city on a hill"
In the Puritan society of early New England (early 1600s) voting rifts were tied to...
A colony that did not begin with religious refuge in mind
A way of ensuring 3rd generation members of the Puritan church could still be baptized even if there parents had stopped attending
After a trial she fled Puritan society and settled in RI
An uprising that ended up with a group of men attacking Jamestown and governor William Berkeley
A religious lawyer who led a group puritans over on the Arbella in 1630
The fort permanent settlement started by the spanish in what is today Florida.
The first permanent English settlement in what would become the original 13 colonies
Was murdered because he warned the puritans about the coming war with Metacomet
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