Chapter 3 Section 1 Quiz

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Chapter 3 Section 1 Quiz

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  • 1. 
    What is known as the "Lost Colony"?
    • A. 

      Jamestown

    • B. 

      Croaton

    • C. 

      Plymouth Rock

    • D. 

      Roanoke

  • 2. 
    Which defines charter?
    • A. 

      Right to organize settlements in an area

    • B. 

      Building a new colony

    • C. 

      Sailing to America

    • D. 

      Setting up a government in the new colony

  • 3. 
    Jamestown was built on a what?
    • A. 

      Island

    • B. 

      Shoreline

    • C. 

      Peninsula

    • D. 

      Mountain

  • 4. 
    James Rolfe grew which crop that changed the outlook of the Jamestown colonist, and America's outlook?
    • A. 

      Corn

    • B. 

      Tobacco

    • C. 

      Cotton

    • D. 

      Beans

  • 5. 
    The first government set up in the colonies to give the colonists elected represenation was called what?
    • A. 

      House of Representatives

    • B. 

      House of Commons

    • C. 

      House of Burgesses

    • D. 

      House of Jamestown

  • 6. 
    The Virginia company first ran Jamestown like the what?
    • A. 

      English village

    • B. 

      Spanish mission

    • C. 

      Prison

    • D. 

      Military

  • 7. 
    What did the Dutch bring over to Jamestown in 1619?
    • A. 

      The first Africans

    • B. 

      Tobacco

    • C. 

      Supplies

    • D. 

      Christianity

  • 8. 
    Before 1640, many Africans in Jamestown were what?
    • A. 

      Slaves

    • B. 

      Free and owned land

    • C. 

      Englishman

    • D. 

      Brought over by the Spanish

  • 9. 
    What did King James do in 1624?
    • A. 

      Cancelled the charter and created the 1st English Royal Colony

    • B. 

      Passed a law allowing slavery to be legal

    • C. 

      Made Jamestown shut down and everyone return to England

    • D. 

      Allow women and children to enter the Americas