The Ultimate AP US History Practice Quiz!

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    A ____ is a pueblo site for a religous ritual 
    • A. 

      Kiva

    • B. 

      Hut

    • C. 

      Commonplace

    • D. 

      Roubuke

  • 2. 
    Pope became the leader of 
    • A. 

      England

    • B. 

      The Pueblo confederacy

    • C. 

      Spanish army

  • 3. 
    Who controlled the spanish army and reconquered New mexico with restraint, tolerance, and compromise? 
    • A. 

      Govenor Bartholome

    • B. 

      King Charles I

    • C. 

      Diego de Vargas

  • 4. 
    What was the contrast between the Spanish and French frotiers vs the Dutch and English? 
    • A. 

      Frontiers of Exclusion Vs Inclusion

    • B. 

      Religion

    • C. 

      Commerce vs Adventure

  • 5. 
    Who did gold rumors draw back to the southwest? 
    • A. 

      Juan de Onate

    • B. 

      Diego de Vargas

    • C. 

      Bartholome de las Casas

  • 6. 
    Samual de Champlain became most well known for being a 
    • A. 

      Protestant

    • B. 

      Frenchman

    • C. 

      Fur trade monopolizer

  • 7. 
    Why was the St Laurence River an geographical and political advantage for the french? 
    • A. 

      Way to transport goods

    • B. 

      Easily go back to France

    • C. 

      No indians could ever reach them

  • 8. 
    An engage was a 
    • A. 

      Protestant priest

    • B. 

      Hired man from France

    • C. 

      Merchant who specialized in fur trades

  • 9. 
    An independent agent for a fur company in France was known as 
    • A. 

      A coureur de bois

    • B. 

      Le coat de armour

    • C. 

      Merchantiliste

    • D. 

      Les agent de indepedic

  • 10. 
    Who navigated and claimed the mississippi river for France? 
    • A. 

      Juan de Onate

    • B. 

      Samuel de Champlain

    • C. 

      Robert Sieur de La Salle

  • 11. 
    The ____ built alliances while the ____ exploited them 
    • A. 

      French,Spanish

    • B. 

      Spanish, English

    • C. 

      Dutch, French

  • 12. 
    Amsterdam came to be known as the  
    • A. 

      Largest port

    • B. 

      Greatest commercial power

    • C. 

      Worlds largest city

    • D. 

      Popular fur trade location

  • 13. 
    The Hudson River is named after the upriver explorer 
    • A. 

      Hudson Montgomery

    • B. 

      Henry hudson

    • C. 

      Byron hudson

    • D. 

      Samuel champlain

  • 14. 
    In the beaver wars, the alliance of the Dutch and Iroquois allowed the Indians the advantage of  
    • A. 

      Using weapons to fight their enemies

    • B. 

      Gaining new land

    • C. 

      Learning new fighting tactics

  • 15. 
    What is the significane of the Virgina Company 
    • A. 

      They began slave trade

    • B. 

      Established first permanent English settlement in North America (Chesapeake Bay)

    • C. 

      They created a thriving economic stimulus for England

  • 16. 
    Where was the Powhatan confederacy? 
    • A. 

      Chesapeake

    • B. 

      Massachusetts

    • C. 

      Florida

  • 17. 
    Who was a strict ruler in Jamestown who used the help of the Powhatan's to their benefit? 
    • A. 

      Henry Hudson

    • B. 

      John Rolfe

    • C. 

      John Smith

  • 18. 
    How was the peace settled between the Virgina Company and the Powhatan's? 
    • A. 

      Thriving profit of tobacco

    • B. 

      John Rolfe's marriage to Poccahontas

    • C. 

      Treaty of Peace

  • 19. 
    The headright grants entitled
    • A. 

      Part of the master's land to a slavfe

    • B. 

      Plantation owners to 100 or more slaves

    • C. 

      Plantations to weathy colonists who came to North America

  • 20. 
    What was the impact of Openchancanough suing for peace? 
    • A. 

      Damaged balance in cheaspeake communities

    • B. 

      Caused an outbreak of violence

    • C. 

      Left virginia company bankrupt

  • 21. 
    When Virgina became a royal colony in 1624, there were appointed leaders to the House of Burgesses which controlled 
    • A. 

      Tax and finance

    • B. 

      Creation of laws

    • C. 

      Religous matters

    • D. 

      Settled disputes

  • 22. 
    What's the difference between the Maryland and Virigina colonies? 
    • A. 

      "propriety colony"- planned feudal manners (1)

    • B. 

      Encouraged settlement of catholic co-religionists (2)

    • C. 

      1 and 2

    • D. 

      Headright grants

  • 23. 
    What was similar about Maryland and virgina colonies?
    • A. 

      Tobacco and headright grants

    • B. 

      Propriety colony

    • C. 

      Royal colony

    • D. 

      Both had major spanish influence

  • 24. 
    In return for a passage to America, indetured servants must 
    • A. 

      Sell tobacco

    • B. 

      Serve a master for 7-10 years

    • C. 

      Recieve freedom dues

  • 25. 
    In the chesapeake, it was common to have a ___ of rich widows and small families 
    • A. 

      Monogomist

    • B. 

      Matriarchy

    • C. 

      Monopoly

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