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war between France and England fought in Europe

Seven Years' War

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war between France and England fought in America

French and Indian War

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name given to North America when visited in A.D. 1000

Vineland

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general who captured Quebec

James Wolfe

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Native American who aided the Pilgrims

Squanto

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given Pennsylvania by the king of England

William Penn

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European credited with the discovery of America

Christopher Columbus

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explorer after whom our continent is named

Amerigo Vespucci

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first lasting English colony

Jamestown

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founder of Roanoke

Sir Walter Raleigh

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king of Portugal; thought it possible to sail around Africa

Henry the Navigator

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leader of first expedition to circle the globe

Ferdinand Magellan

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English sailor who discovered Cape Cod

John Cabot

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protector of England who established the Navigation Act

Oliver Cromwell

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French sailor who discovered the St. Lawrence River

Jacques Cartier

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financed Columbus's first voyage

Ferdinand and Isabella

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original inhabitants of North America

Native Americans

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Viking credited with first discovering North America

Leif Ericson

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first European to reach India by sea

Vasco da Gama

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head of the Jamestown colony

Captain John Smith

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Document that signified the end of the French and Indian War.

Treaty of Paris

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Manhattan Island was purchased for how much?

$24 of trinkets

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Oldest city in the mainland of North America

St. Augustine

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Puritans that left the Anglican Church altogether

Separatists

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First English colony in America, which disappeared

Roanoke

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Englishmen who desired a purer religion

Puritans

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Short civil war in Virginia, during which Jamestown was seized

Bacon's Rebellion

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Separatist that sailed to the New World

Pilgrims

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Borderline separating Pennsylvania and Maryland

Mason-Dixon Line

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First Englishman to circle the globe

Sir Francis Drake