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

King Phillip II

1

What was the first English settlement in America?

Roanoke

2

Who established Roanoke?

Sir walker Raleigh

3

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

Croatan

4

What is a joint-stock company?

Inverstors buy stock to help set the settlement up and once profits are reached, the Inverstors get a percentage.

5

What was the settlement established by the Virginia Company?

Joint stock company

6

Who was the first governor of the Jamestown settlement?

John smith

7

What crop saved Jamestown?

Tobacco

8

Who married the daughter of Chief Powhatan, Pocahontas?

John Rolfe

9

What was the legislative assembly of Jamestown?

The house of burgesses

10

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

Anglican

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Who were the Protestants who wanted to reform the Anglican Church?

Purtians

12

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

Separatists

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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?

May flower

15

What percentage of Pilgrims passed away after their first winter?

50%

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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?

Squanto and samoset tribe

18

What was the Great Migration?

During the 1630s over 15000 purtians went to mass to ecscape persecution and encomic struggles In England.

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What city and colony did Thomas Hooker establish?

Hartford colony