Mercantilism
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  • Question 1
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    Q.

    What is mercantilism?

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    A system where a mother countries gains money and power from natural resources that come from its colonies.

    where colonies trade gold and silver with each other.

    Wars that start over money.

    Plantation colonies trading slaves for money.

  • Question 2
    30 seconds
    Q.

    True or False? Great Britain wanted to create wealth by importing more goods than it exported.

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    True

    False

  • Question 3
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Which term means a good to sold another country?

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    Import

    Export

  • Question 4
    30 seconds
    Q.

    EXPORTS of the 13 colonies included:

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    Manufactured goods

    Raw Materials

    Slaves

    Gold

  • Question 5
    30 seconds
    Q.

    The impact of mercantilism was that

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    The rate of slavery in the Americas went down

    Trade was limited in the Atlantic

    The Colony grew wealthy

    The Mother Country grew wealthy

  • Question 6
    120 seconds
    Q. Wood, water, bricks, corn - are all from the earth. These are called: ____________.
    answer choices
    finished products
    mercantilism
    plants
    raw materials
  • Question 7
    120 seconds
    Q.

    Raw materials are used to make the things we make ourselves or buy in stores. Those things are:___________.

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    raw materials

    manufactured goods

    natural resources

    from the earth

  • Question 8
    120 seconds
    Q. Land the mother country takes in a distant place and uses to make money for itself is a _____________. 
    answer choices
    mercantilism
    conversion
    colony
    city
  • Question 9
    30 seconds
    Q. Based on the political cartoon, how does mercantilism benefit the mother country?
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    The mother country always has something to eat.
    The mother country can get rich from the colonies.
    The colonies provide everything to the mother country.
  • Question 10
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Mercantilism is when

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    Raw materials were bought cheaply by the colony and sold as refined materials to the 'Mother Country'

    Raw materials were bought cheaply by the 'Mother Country' and sold as refined materials to the colony

    When merchants sold their goods for high prices to working class citizens

    When working class citizens were forced to sell their products to make profits

  • Question 11
    30 seconds
    Q. In this economic system, a mother country gained wealth by...
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    allowing competition in the marketplace
    giving colonist political and religious freedom
    carefully controlling trade
    participating in the Great Awakening
  • Question 12
    30 seconds
    Q. True or False?  Great Britain wanted to create wealth by importing more goods than it exported. 
    answer choices
    True 
    False
  • Question 13
    60 seconds
    Q. The concept of mercantilism is connected to which one of the three "G"s?
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    God
    Glory
    Gold
  • Question 14
    30 seconds
    Q. In the following pairing, which country represented the "mother country:"  England received goods from the thirteen colonies.
    answer choices
    England
    13 colonies
  • Question 15
    30 seconds
    Q. A favorable balance of trade is achieved when:
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    You import and export the same amount.
    You export more than you import
    You import more than you export
  • Question 16
    30 seconds
    Q.

    IMPORTS to the colonies from ENGLAND included

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    Manufactured goods/Finished products

    Slaves

    Gold

    Sugar Cane

  • Question 17
    30 seconds
    Q.

    What did the British IMPORT from the colonies?

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    Raw materials

    Finished Goods

    Gold

    Slaves

  • Question 18
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    Q.

    Mercantilism benefited the 13 colonies, but limited trade for the English.

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    True

    False

  • Question 19
    30 seconds
    Q. in Mercantilism the colony makes (1)____ which the mother country turns into (2)___
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    (1) technologies (2) raw materials
    (1) raw materials (2) finished products
    (1) finished products (2) raw materials
    (1) raw materials (2) technologies
  • Question 20
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    Q.

    What does Mr. Erenberg say after you tell him your name (after he asked you for the umpteenth time)?

    answer choices

    That's a nice name.

    I just wanted to see if YOU knew.

    Wait, don't tell me. I just remembered!

    Why are you telling me your name??

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