Colonial Economy
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  • Question 1
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    Q.

    The rules of behavior for behavior and the punishment of slaves.

    answer choices

    slave labor

    slave language

    slave code

    slave keeping

  • Question 2
    30 seconds
    Q.

    What is a crop that can easily be sold in local markets and overseas?

    answer choices

    principal crop

    seasonal crop

    oilseed crop

    cash crop

  • Question 3
    30 seconds
    Q.

    What did the arrival of Europeans in America create a need for?

    answer choices

    more government housing

    slaves

    more ships and ports

    more horses and wagons

  • Question 4
    30 seconds
    Q.

    What was the job of the plantation overseer?

    answer choices

    to keep the slaves working

    to marry the slaves

    to help the slaves escape

    to manage the plantation home

  • Question 5
    30 seconds
    Q.

    The middle colonies was _____, they had a variety of ethnic groups.

    answer choices

    diffused

    diverse

    extraordinary

    dispersed

  • Question 6
    30 seconds
    Q.

    What were the 2 largest ports in the Middle Colonies?

    answer choices

    Fredericksburg/St. Mary's

    Richmond/Williamsburg

    New York City/Philadelphia

    Augusta/Savannah

  • Question 7
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Which route did the Triangular Trade Route follow?

    answer choices

    Charles Town---> Richmond---> New York City

    Africa ---> Europe ----> Spain

    England ---> W. Africa ---> America

    Spain ---> Asia ---> Africa

  • Question 8
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Why were farmers in the Middle Colonies able to produce bigger harvests than New England?

    answer choices

    rocky soil / warm climate

    rocky soil / cold climate

    rich soil / cold climate

    rich soil / mild climate

  • Question 9
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Why didn't people in New England have large farms?

    answer choices

    They had rocky soil and cold climate

    They had rich soil and cold climate

    They had rocky soil and warm climate

    They had huge farms

  • Question 10
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Which industries were found in the Middle Colonies?

    answer choices

    Factories, ports, merchants

    Plantations, lumber

    fishing, whaling, shipbuilding

    Lumber, ports, fishing

  • Question 11
    30 seconds
    Q.

    What were New England's most important industries?

    answer choices

    Plantations

    Ports, farms, factories

    factories, wheat farms, fur trading

    fishing, whaling, ship building

  • Question 12
    30 seconds
    Q.

    What type of farms could be found in New England?

    answer choices

    Large farms

    small family farms

    plantations

    there was no farming in New England

  • Question 13
    30 seconds
    Q.

    What were the main cash crops in the Southern Colonies?

    answer choices

    wheat, rice, jasmine

    tobacco, wheat, corn

    tobacco, rice, cotton

    corn, cotton, wheat

  • Question 14
    30 seconds
    Q.

    What happened to slaves that broke the Slave Codes?

    answer choices

    they were traded

    nothing

    they were warned

    they were severely punished

  • Question 15
    30 seconds
    Q.

    If a slave had a skill such as blacksmithing, what did they have to do with their earnings?

    answer choices

    Split it with their owners

    Put it in the bank

    Buy food & clothing

    Give it to their wives

  • Question 16
    30 seconds
    Q.

    What was the route called between W. Africa and America that slaves were transported on?

    answer choices

    Center Passage

    Second Passage

    First Passage

    Middle Passage

  • Question 17
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    Why were Southern colonies able to produce tobacco & rice when the Northern colonies couldn't?

    answer choices

    rocky soil/cold climate

    rocky soil/warm climate

    rich soil/cold climate

    rich soil/warm climate

  • Question 18
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    What does a variety of people from different ethnic groups give to a colony?

    answer choices

    diffusion

    range

    diversity

    variety

  • Question 19
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    Q.

    There wasn't a lot of industry in the South, so what did most people do there?

    answer choices

    store owners

    farmers

    fisherman

    lumberjacks

  • Question 20
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Which colonies were the most diverse?

    answer choices

    Middle

    New England

    Southern

    They were all equally diverse

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