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Colonies Test Review

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  • Q1
    The Mayflower Compact was important to the colonies because it--
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    introduced the idea of no government.
    allowed the colonist to self-govern rather than depend on the government of England.
    continued the monarchy in the Americas
    All England to control the colonies
    30s
  • Q2
    Because of their economy was dependent on cash crops produced on large Plantations the ______ colonies had more slaves than any other colony
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    Middle
    Southern
    New England
    30s
  • Q3
    Puritans came to America----
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    for pure air and water
    to create new businesses
    for new adventures
    for religious freedom (escape religious persecution)
    30s
  • Q4
    The use of plantation to grow large amounts of crops to sell led to the increase of--
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    more specialized farmers
    more seeds for better fruits and vegetables
    water sprinklers
    the African slave trade
    30s
  • Q5
    A minister that was banished from Massachusetts because he did not believe in the same religious beliefs as the Puritans....So he made his own colony known as Rhode Island that promoted religious freedom.
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    John Wise
    William Penn
    John Smith
    Roger Williams
    30s
  • Q6
    The demand for ship building led to an increase in--
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    tar
    lumber
    rubber
    cotton cloth
    30s
  • Q7
    The Puritans came to America because--
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    They did not agree with the Church of England and wanted to practice the Christian religion in their own "pure" way
    They did not agree with the Church of America and wanted to practice the Jewish religion in their own "pure" way
    They did not agree with the Church of America and wanted to practice the Christian religion in their own "pure" way
    They did not agree with the Church of England and wanted to practice the Jewish religion in their own "pure" way
    30s
  • Q8
    Native Americans helped several colonies learn how to --
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    farm in a new land
    make clothes from animal skins
    hike and explore the new land
    understand the climate and seasons in the new land.
    30s
  • Q9
    The Middle Colonies were the most diverse because--
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    they only allowed immigrants from England who were part of the Church of England.
    they only welcomed farmers and fishermen
    they welcomed immigrants from different European countries and allowed freedom of religion
    the weather changed often
    30s
  • Q10
    Which country was responsible for establishing colonies along the Atlantic coast?
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    Canada
    Germany
    England
    Mexico
    30s

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