Colonial America And Review

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  • 1. 
    Who was responsible for bringing tobacco to Jamestown and making it economically successful?
    • A. 

      John Smith

    • B. 

      John White

    • C. 

      John Rolfe

    • D. 

      John Rowl

  • 2. 
    Who was the first permanent settler in North Carolina?
    • A. 

      George Durant

    • B. 

      Nathaniel Batts

    • C. 

      William Batts

    • D. 

      Nathaniel Drummond

  • 3. 
    Which of the following is not one of the three main physical regions of North Carolina?
    • A. 

      Tidewater

    • B. 

      Mountain

    • C. 

      Coastal Plain

    • D. 

      Piedmont

  • 4. 
    Who was the first colonial governor of North Carolina?
    • A. 

      Thomas Cary

    • B. 

      William Drummond

    • C. 

      Edward Hyde

    • D. 

      John Culpepper

  • 5. 
    What does "Piedmont" mean?
    • A. 

      At the foot of the mountains

    • B. 

      At the foot of the hills

    • C. 

      Bordering the mountains

    • D. 

      Rolling hills

  • 6. 
    Which of the following was not a reason for the near failure of Jamestown?
    • A. 

      Lazy gentlemen who refused to work

    • B. 

      Mass starvations during the winters

    • C. 

      Relations with Native Americans

    • D. 

      Lack of skilled craftsmen and tradesmen

  • 7. 
    Which of the following was not a reason the Tuscarora were upset with the Colonists that led to the Tuscarora War?
    • A. 

      Colonists were stealing Native lands

    • B. 

      Colonists were enslaving Natives

    • C. 

      Colonists were giving Natives diseases and illnesses

    • D. 

      Colonists were cheating Natives in trade

  • 8. 
    Albemarle was the first region of North Carolina to be settled.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    North Carolina was controlled by the seven Lords Proprietors.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Gold and Silver were the fuel for the global economy during Colonial times.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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