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1

The settlement created by John Withrop and the puritans was called:
Plymouth
Hartford
Rhode Island
Boston

Boston

2

Said with a "Scottish Flair" the movement of 15,000 puritans to Massachusetts:
The Great Movement
The Glad Migration
The Great Migration
The Google Movement

The Great Migration

3

Founded by Thomas Hooker. Has the city of Hartford and fundamental orders:
Massachusetts
Connecticut
Rhode Island
New Hampshire

Connecticut

4

In 1638 John Wheelwright left Massachusetts because of persecution, he ended up where:
New Hampshire
Rhode Island
New York
Virginia

New Hampshire

5

This group won the civil war in England (King and Parliament) in 1642:
Anglicans
Separatists
Puritans
Pilgrims

Puritans

6

RETURNING a King to the throne in England. King Charles II called it:
The Reformation
The Renaissance
The Resistance
The Restoration

The Restoration

7

Main Dutch Settlement. Between the New England Colonies and the Southern Colonies:
New Jersey
New York
New Amsterdam
New Holland

New Amsterdam

8

Given to the King's Brother. Named after a Duke:
New Netherland
New York
New Jersey
New Mexico

New York

9

Founded by William--. Owed a debt by the king given this land as payment:
Pennsylvania
Maryland
Delaware
Rhode Island

Pennsylvania

10

Founded by Lord Baltimore, safe place for Catholics:
Delaware
Maryland
Virginia
Georgia

Maryland

11

Persecuted Puritans created this new organization to make a new colony in New England:
Virginia Company of London
Boston Company of London
Massachusetts Bay Company
Massachusetts Company of London

Massachusetts Bay Company

12

Who granted Sir Walter Raliegh the rights to establish a colony in North America:
Sir Humphrey Gilbert
Ralph Lane
King Phillip
Queen Elizabeth

Queen Elizabeth

13

Sir Walter Raliegh lived at the Roanoke Colony:
True or False

False

14

What was the relationship between John White and Raliegh:
They were friends
The did not know each other at all. White was elected.
Business Partners
Political allies

Business Partners

15

In 1606 the entire East Coast of North America was referred to by this name:
James Fort
Virginialand
Florida
Virginia

Virginia

16

The three ships named The Susan Constant, The Godspeed, and The Discovery were used to carry settlers to the new colony:
True or False

True

17

What were three names that have been used for Jamestown: (3)
James Forte
Jamesburgh
James Towne
Jamesville
James Cittie

James Forte
James Towne
James Cittie

18

The settlement at Jamestown was built in the shape of a triangle:
True or False

True

19

The leader of the Algonquin Empire was:
Pocahontas
Crazy Horse
Sacagawea
Powhatan

Powhatan