Chapter 3 Quiz 2

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Chapter 3 Quiz 2

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  • 1. 
    A cash crop is one that is raised primarily for
    • A. 

      Sale

    • B. 

      Food

    • C. 

      Farmers own use

    • D. 

      A colony's home country.

  • 2. 
    All of the following were reasons why Southern planters chose to use enslaved Africans on their plantations except
    • A. 

      Africans were believed to be well suited to working in hot climates.

    • B. 

      Slaves provided labor for their entire lifetimes

    • C. 

      Enslaved Africans were very inexpensive to purchase.

    • D. 

      Most white colonists thought black people were inferior.

  • 3. 
    The "triangular trade" could best be described as a network of trade routes connecting
    • A. 

      England, Europe, and Africa.

    • B. 

      England and the West Indies.

    • C. 

      The Northern and Southern colonies.

    • D. 

      The colonies, West Indies, England, Europe, and Africa.

  • 4. 
    The Stono Rebellion was led by
    • A. 

      Merchants.

    • B. 

      African slaves.

    • C. 

      Native Americans.

    • D. 

      Indentured servants.

  • 5. 
    What cargo was carried on what is known as the middle passage of the triangular trade?
    • A. 

      Rum

    • B. 

      Lumber

    • C. 

      Tobacco

    • D. 

      Enslaved people

  • 6. 
    All of the following were causes of the Salem Witchcraft Trials EXCEPT for
    • A. 

      Widespread hysteria.

    • B. 

      Widespread belief in witchcraft.

    • C. 

      The spread of Enlightenment ideals.

    • D. 

      Tensions produced by uneven economic growth.

  • 7. 
    Enlightenment thinkers stressed all of the following EXCEPT
    • A. 

      The use of reason.

    • B. 

      The scientific method.

    • C. 

      The importance of the individual.

    • D. 

      The unpredictability of nature.

  • 8. 
    Which of the following was "awakened" during the Great Awakening?
    • A. 

      Religious belief

    • B. 

      Patriotism

    • C. 

      Tensions between rich and poor colonists

    • D. 

      Tensions between colonists and Native Americans

  • 9. 
    Benjamin Franklin was an important figure in the
    • A. 

      Enlightenment.

    • B. 

      Great Awakening.

    • C. 

      Salem Witchcraft Trials.

    • D. 

      Movement to outlaw slavery.

  • 10. 
    Jonathan Edwards was an important figure in the
    • A. 

      Enlightenment.

    • B. 

      Great Awakening.

    • C. 

      Salem Witchcraft Trials.

    • D. 

      Movement to outlaw slavery.

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