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Who sent the Spanish Armada to try and convert England back to Catholicism?

Spanish

1

What was the first English settlement in America?

James town

2

Who established Roanoke?

Sir Walter Raleigh

3

What was the word left behind on Roanoke Island that John White saw when he returned?

Crotoan

4

What are documents that gave rights to establish settlements from King James I?

Act of settlements

5

What is a joint-stock company?

a company whose stock is owned jointly by the shareholders.

6

What was the settlement established by the Virginia Company?

Jamestown settlement

7

Who was the first governor of the Jamestown settlement?

Lord de la Warr

8

What crop saved Jamestown?

Tobacco

9

Who married the daughter of Chief Powhatan, Pocahontas?

John Rolfe

10

What was the legislative assembly of Jamestown?

House of bergicies

11

What was the official Church of England after the Protestant Reformation?

Anglican

12

Who were the Protestants who wanted to leave and set up their own churches?

Mason and Dixon

13

Who were the separatists who came to the colonies for religious freedom?

Pilgrims

14

What was the name of the ship the Pilgrims came to America on?

Mayflower

15

What percentage of Pilgrims passed away after their first winter?

78

16

Who were the two people showed the Pilgrims how to grow crops and where to hunt and fish?

Squanto and samoset

17

What Native American group participated in the First Thanksgiving?

Native Americans

18

What was the Puritan society that was based on the Bible?

Christians

19

What was the Great Migration?

movement of about five million southern blacks to the north and west between 1915 and 1960.

20

What city and colony did Thomas Hooker establish?

Connecticut colony and Massachusetts

21

What was special about the Fundamental Orders of Connecticut?

The first constitution in America

22

What was the Native American name for King Phillip?

War

23

What was the name of the Dutch Colony in North America?

Netherlands

24

What was the main settlement of the Dutch colony?

New hamsterdam

25

What was the name of the landowners who received grants to increase New Netherland's population?

Patroon

26

After the British take over this Dutch colony what was its name changed to?

Belize

27

What was the name of the colony founded by William Penn?

New wales

28

What religious belief did William Penn follow that was known to be tolerant of other people’s views?

Quaker

29

What is a pacifist?

Refuses to fight in wars

30

What was the economy of the Southern Colonies driven by?

Plantation

31

What were indentured servants?

People who work for food transportation logic