5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Where did New York get its name?
- Roger Williams
- John Winthrop
- a Wealthy landowners in the New Netherlands who got large estates by bringing 50 settlers.
- b 1588-1649 First governor of the Massachusetts Bay Colony in 1630.
- c religious group who settled Pennsylvania - very tolerant and nonviolent
- d He founded Rhode Island for separation of Church and State. He believed that the Puritans were too powerful and was ordered to leave the Massachusetts Bay Colony for his religious beliefs.
- e from King Charles' brother the Duke of York
5 Multiple choice questions
- an uprising in 1676 in the Virginia Colony, led by Nathaniel Bacon. It was the first rebellion in the American colonies in which discontented frontiersmen took part; a similar uprising in Maryland occurred later that year. The uprising was a protest against the governor of Virginia, William Berkeley.
- A religious group who wanted to purify the Church of England. They came to America for religious freedom and settled Massachusetts Bay.
- American colonist (born in England) who was banished from Boston for her religious views (1591-1643)
- a holy day for rest and worship
5 True/False questions
Pilgrims → group of people who, in 1620, founded the colony of Plymouth Massachusetts to escape religious persecution in England
cash crops → crops grown and sold for money such as tobacco
Carolina Rice → Recognition that other people have the right to different opinions
proprietary colony → Wealthy landowners in the New Netherlands who got large estates by bringing 50 settlers.
Fundamental Orders of Connecticut → First Constitution written in America - limited the governor's power in Connecticut, allowed non church members to vote