5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Fundamental Orders of Connecticut
- Roger Williams
- Bacon's Rebellion
- a First Constitution written in America - limited the governor's power in Connecticut, allowed non church members to vote
- b 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.
- c Recognition that other people have the right to different opinions
- d religious group who settled Pennsylvania - very tolerant and nonviolent
- e 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.
5 Multiple choice questions
- A Puritan minister who led about 100 settlers out of Massachusetts Bay to Connecticut because he believed that the governor and other officials had too much power. He wanted to set up a colony in Connecticut with strict limits on government.
- Penn, an English Quaker, founded Pennsylvania in 1682, after receiving a charter from King Charles II the year before. He launched the colony as a "holy experiment" based on religious tolerance.
- 1588-1649 First governor of the Massachusetts Bay Colony in 1630.
- Wealthy landowners in the New Netherlands who got large estates by bringing 50 settlers.
- American colonist (born in England) who was banished from Boston for her religious views (1591-1643)
5 True/False questions
Sabbath → religious group who settled Pennsylvania - very tolerant and nonviolent
Puritans → Wealthy landowners in the New Netherlands who got large estates by bringing 50 settlers.
Where did New York get its name? → from King Charles' brother the Duke of York
Number of Children a Puritan family had → from King Charles' brother the Duke of York
Pilgrims → group of people who, in 1620, founded the colony of Plymouth Massachusetts to escape religious persecution in England