The Southern Colonies
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  • Question 1
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    Which of the following were problems that the Jamestown colonists faced? Choose the THREE (3) correct answers.

    answer choices

    outbreaks of famine and disease

    difficulties in governing such a large area

    lack of preparation and poor farming abilities

    threats of attack from enemies in Spanish Florida

    fighting between the colonists and Native Americans

  • Question 2
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    How were the experiences of indentured servants different from those of enslaved people?

    answer choices

    Indentured servants were rarely granted their freedom.

    Indentured servants worked in the fields to grow and harvest cash crops.

    Indentured servants were forced to follow strict laws that controlled their behavior.

    Indentured servants worked without pay for a certain number of years; then they were free.

  • Question 3
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Choose ALL that apply to Maryland

    answer choices

    originally outlawed slavery

    promoted religious tolerance

    acted as a buffer from Spanish Florida

    intended to be a refuge for English Catholics

    intended to be a place where debtors could make a new start

  • Question 4
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    Q.

    Choose ALL that apply to Georgia

    answer choices

    promoted religious tolerance

    acted as a buffer from Spanish Florida

    intended to be a refuge for English Catholics

    intended to be a place where debtors could make a new start

    originally outlawed slavery

  • Question 5
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    Q.

    The FIRST (1st) colony founded in America was

    answer choices

    Georgia

    Carolina

    Jamestown

    Maryland

  • Question 6
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    Q.

    John Smith helped Jamestown succeed by: (Choose ALL that apply)

    answer choices

    building schools and a library

    forcing settlers to work harder for rewards

    built better housing

    formed an alliance with the Powhatan

    married Pocahontas combining both cultures

  • Question 7
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    The Powhatan taught the Jamestown settlers how to grow:

    answer choices

    squash

    corn

    beans

    rice

  • Question 8
    30 seconds
    Q.

    The most profitable cash crop in the colonies was

    answer choices

    squash

    tobacco

    corn

    beans

  • Question 9
    30 seconds
    Q.

    The Southern colonies' economy depended on

    answer choices

    factories

    fishing

    trade

    agriculture

  • Question 10
    30 seconds
    Q.

    An individual who signed a contract to work for 4-7 years in exchange for a trip from England to America

    answer choices

    Slave

    Indentured Servant

  • Question 11
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    Q.

    Bacon's Rebellion was a result of

    answer choices

    cultural differences

    native attacks

    famine

    higher taxes

  • Question 12
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Which of the following is NOT a southern colony?

    answer choices

    Georgia

    N. Carolina

    New Jersey

    Virginia

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