US History Chapter 1-4

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D. literacy was lowest in New England colonies

Which of the following was not true about education in colonies.

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St. Augustine

Oldest settlement in US

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A. village schools run in New England

What were Dame schools?

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C. population was scattered in rural areas

An education in the middle colonies in the south lacked behind New England because:

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A. Some walked miles to borrow a book.

Which of the following was true about education in the southern colonies?

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A. South Carolina

Rice was a crop in

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B. catechism

Instruction regarding christian beliefs.

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D. Corn

Which of the following foods was in NA when the settlers came.

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Baptists

What religion established in the colony of Road Island?

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Mennonites

This religion of a dutch teacher who stressed the importance of a holy and simple life.

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High Church Anglican

This religion believed that the churches traditional practices, notably ruled by bishops, were divinely ordained.

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Separatists

Name what the puritans later became known as.

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Quakers

Also known as the society of friends.

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Morevians

Followers of John Huss.

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Lutherns

Most of the members of this church came from Germany.

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Presbyterians

A member of this denomination started the law college.

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Huguenots

Also known as the french Reform.

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A. Mennonites

Largest group of anabaptists.

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A. Anglican

Which prtoetestant denomination generally opposed the great awakening.

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A. Maryland

The center of roman catholicism was in colonial america was.

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False, more protestants

The number of roman catholics in the colonies was equal to protestants.

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False, money

The dutch reform came to the new world for primarily religious reasons.

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True

In churches in colonial america, families sometimes rented their own pews.

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False

Sunday school was a common feature in early colonial churches.

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True

To reach the Algonquin indians john elliot learned their bible and translated the bible.

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False

The half way covenant was an important doctrine among quakers.

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True

The chiefs short coming was believing indians needed to be civilized before coming to christ.

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True

The american colonies attracted numerous religious groups.

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Covenants

Puritans believed that god deals with mankind with a series of agreements. What are these called.

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Quakers.

What religious group was centered in the colony of PA

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Edwards

Who was the preacher famous for his sermon “sinners in the hands of an angry god”.

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Roger williams

Who founded Rhode island.

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Queen Elizabeth

Who made the anglican church the official church again after her catholic sister.

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Whitefield.

What preacher during the great awakening could preach to 30k people without any amplification.

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Queen Mary

Name the roman catholic queen who reinstated catholicism in england.

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Salem, Massachusetts

What town became infamous for its which trials.

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Henry VIII

What english king broke from the roman cathlic church?

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Anglican

What was the established church in Virginia, Maryland, North Carolina, Georgia, and South Carolina?

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Amish

What is the more Conservative branch of the Mennonites.

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D. Roger williams

Who founded what was considered the first baptists church in america.

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C. Anglicans

What was the most influential religious group in colonial america.

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A. baptists

Which denominations did not allow infant baptism.

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D. washing feet as an ordinance.

Which positions was not held by most quakers.

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Puritans

Wanted to remove catholic ceremonies and practices from the anglican church.

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C. Anglicans

What was the most influential religious group in colonial america.

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A. baptists

Which denominations did not allow infant baptism.

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D. washing feet as an ordinance.

Which positions was not held by most quakers.

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B. Pilgrims

What was the first religious group to settle in america.

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C. congregational form of govt.

All of the following contributed to puritan decline except.

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A. Instruments

Which was the least likely to be found in colonial churches.

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B. singing

The most important phase of church service in early colonial churches was.

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B. George fox

Which if the following men created the group called quakers.

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B. France

The Huguenots came from.

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False

Pope Alexander the 6th divided the world for Spain and England for exploration.

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True

Some groups of Indians had developed civilizations before Columbus arrived.

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True

Virginia was named after Queen Elizabeth the virgin queen.

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False

The protestant reformation took place only in the German states.

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False

The eastern woodland Indians were uncivilized and politically dumb.

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True

The French colonies in North America did not attract large numbers of settlers.

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True

The colony on Roanoke became known as the lost colony because all of the people disappeared.

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True

Virginia Dare was the first English child born in america.

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False

The French and Spanish had fewer settlements in the new world than English.

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Francisco Coronado

Who was the Spanish explorer who discovered the grand canyon?

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De Soto

Which Spanish explorer discovered the Mississippi river?

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Henry Hudson

Who was the dutch explorer who claimed the New Netherlands?

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John Cabbott

Who was the Italian explorer who sailed for England?

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Ferdinand Magellan

Who was the Spanish explorer whose crew explored the globe?

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Ponce de leon

Spanish explorer who named Florida.

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Sir Francis Drake

English man who the Spanish viewed as a pirate.

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Sir Walter Raleigh

English man who financed exploration in the New World.

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Vasco de gama

Portuguese man who sailed to India and brought back a lot of spices.

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Marco Polo

Description of the world was about whose adventures?

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Trapping.

Long canny winters reduced farming in Canada. What became a profitable business in Canada?

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Mercantilism.

What economic system is based on building national power by amassing surpluses of hard money?

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Astro blade and compass

What innovation made it possible for explorers to explore the new world?

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Bering strait

What is the name of the body of water that some historians believe that people crossed on an ice bridge?

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Conquistadors

What title was given to the Spanish explorers and soldiers?

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Montezuma

Who was the king of the Aztecs who thought that Hernán Cortés might be an Aztec God?

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St. Augustine.

Oldest permanent settlement in North America by English settlers.

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Sir Francis Drake.

What English Seaman circumnavigated the globe.

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New France

What did the French call the region that is modern day Canada?

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A: Occupied the backcountry

Scotch Irish and German settlers.

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D: most settlements flourished

Which of the following was not characteristic of early colonial settlers.

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C: More men than women

Women in America married earlier in America than in England because.

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