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1

1497?

John Cabot steps foot on America

2

1588?

Spanish Armada is defeated

3

1607?

Puritans land in Jamestown

4

1620?

Pilgrims land in Plymouth

5

1692?

Salem witch trials

6

1775?

Battle of Lexington and concord

7

1776?

Decleration of independence

8

1783?

Treaty of Paris signed

9

Who was the alqaeda leader

Osama bin laden

10

Where was al Qaeda

Taliban

11

What's fanatical extremist

When a persons belief pushes them to violence on innocent people

12

Who was the first European to travel the length of Asia

Marco Polo

13

What does Renaissance mean

Rebirth of learning

14

What Italian explorer sailed for Spain and realized America wasn't Asia

Amerigo Vespucci

15

Who landed in Florida and searched for fountain of youth

Leon

16

What is the fist permanent European settlement in new world

St Augustine

17

French claimed what?

Northwest passage

18

Who was the father of New France

Samuel da Champlain

19

Where was Leif Ericsson from

Scandinavia

20

Who originally landed on the Bahamas

Columbus

21

First permanent French settlement in new world

Quebec

22

Spanish conquerors?

Conquistadors

23

Who died before his crew sailed around the world but still got credit

Magellan

24

French Protestants?

Huguenots

25

What state was president George w bush in when the first plane hit

Florida

26

Who was the president of Afghanistan

Karzai

27

Several business,me investing in signal company to support colonizing adventures?

Joint stock company

28

1sterkamey English settlement in new world

Jamestown

29

Pilgrims were discontent with ______ of England

Church

30

Puritans wanted to ______ church

Purify & make more biblical

31

Separatists wanted to _____ from church

Seperate

32

Miles standish?

Millatary defense

33

William bruster?

Religious leader

34

The ole deluder satan act established what

Christian public schools

35

First written constitution in America?

Fundamental orders of Connecticut

36

Who bought Manhattan for the Dutch
How much did he pay

Peter minut
24$

37

Maryland was a haven for _______ _______

Roman Catholics

38

List 3 parts of purrian work ethic
All _______ is _______
All work is a way to ________ God _______ and faithfully
All men are called to ______

Work ; honorable
Glorify ; diligently
Work

39

What says colonists exist for benefitting England

Marcantilism

40

What was the first college in the colonies

Harvard

41

Bicameral?

2 house government

42

In England the religious revival was called what

Methodist revival

43

The 7 years war is also called what

French and Indian war

44

What brutish general captured Quebec

Wolfe

45

Who appointed prime ministers who were determined to tax colonies

George 3

46

Who was voice of great awakening

George white field

47

Who preached sinners in the hands of an agry God

Johnathan Edwards

48

Besides his famous sermon, Edwards was know for what

Being a foremost theologian and great intellect

49

How many died in Boston massacre

5

50

What compmay sold the colonists the tea they dumped

British east India

51

Where was the first continental congree

Philly

52

Patrick Henry said what quote to the house of burgesses

"Give me liberty or give me death"

53

Minutemen ?

Volunteer militia

54

First battle of revolution?
What was heard round the world

Battle of lexington and concord
Shot

55

What was the first major battle of war

Bunker hill

56

Who was our ally from France

Marquis la Fayette

57

What battle was the turning point of the war

Saratoga

58

Privateers fought on _____

Water

59

Say Begining of delcerwtion of independence ..... We hold these truths ....

we hold these truths to be self evident that all men are created equal that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable rights and among these are life liberty and the pursuit of happiness

60

Who was the father of constitution

James madison

61

Who memorized design of Capitol

Benjamin Banneker

62

Who was john hus

Roman Catholic reformer

63

Who named Bethlehem

Count zinzerdorf

64

The _____ system grouped individuals by age sex and martial status

Choir

65

What happened 1492?

Columbus discovers America