Crash Course US History: Colonial Period
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  • Question 1
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    Q. When John says that it is time to bask in our greatness, he says that by "greatness" he means
    answer choices
    morally dubious dominance over people who would have been fine without us
    the spread of political processes such as the electoral college and gerrymandering
    the construction of physical barriers to regulate immigration from Mexico and Canada
    the tendency of many Americans to pronounce their country without the first "A"
  • Question 2
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    Q. The island of Manhattan was bought from the natives by the Dutch and called
    answer choices
    A Steal of a Deal
    Yew Nork
    New Amsterdam
    New York
  • Question 3
    30 seconds
    Q. Did you catch the name of the writer/historian of Crash Course?
    answer choices
    Stan Something
    John Green, me from the past
    Raoul Meyer
  • Question 4
    30 seconds
    Q. When the English took over New York from the Dutch, things got worse for
    answer choices
    the French
    the environment
  • Question 5
    30 seconds
    Q. William Penn formed a colony that was more supportive of Quakers, various religions, and...
    answer choices
    Native Americans
    the British Stamp Act
    refugees from New Jersey
  • Question 6
    30 seconds
    Q. Pennsylvania attracted many immigrants from what European (almost) country?
    answer choices
  • Question 7
    30 seconds
    Q. Who was the author of the mystery document?
    answer choices
    Orinj Juis
    Elijah Egges
    Timothy Taters
    Nathanial Bacon
  • Question 8
    30 seconds
    Q. Which was not a result of The Bacon Rebellion?
    answer choices
    Parts of Jamestown burned
    Freedom for enslaved Native Americans 
    British wanting more rule over colonies
    Increase in slavery
  • Question 9
    30 seconds
    Q. The English King James II, combined a bunch of colonies in order to...
    answer choices
    make New Jersey a state
    assert more control over them
    rebuild Jamestown (thus the name)
    collect more taxes in the new "euro"
  • Question 10
    30 seconds
    Q. The Salem Witch Trials were, in John's view, a way to find a ___________ for the setbacks to Puritan-ism.
    answer choices
    court case
  • Question 11
    30 seconds
    Q. Thought Bubble taught you that Paul Revere was a..
    answer choices
    horse trainer
    good farmer
    loud guy on a horse
  • Question 12
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    Q. Land owners usually willed their land (upon their death) to their _________ and their belongings to their ___________, so their _________ usually got the bad side of that deal.
    answer choices
    sons -- daughters -- wives
    wives -- church -- daughters
    sons -- neighbors -- wives
    daughters -- wives -- sons
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