Colonial Georgia

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Georgia Quizzes & Trivia

This quiz is designed to test my classmates on Colonial Georgia.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who founded Georgia?
    • A. 

      James Oglethorpe

    • B. 

      Christopher Columbus

    • C. 

      The Spanish

    • D. 

      George Washington

  • 2. 
    Georgia was founded in...
    • A. 

      1717

    • B. 

      1742

    • C. 

      1776

    • D. 

      1733

  • 3. 
    What was the name of the first city founded in Georgia?
    • A. 

      Jamestown

    • B. 

      Savannah

    • C. 

      Philadelphia

    • D. 

      Ogletown

  • 4. 
    Which two were illegal in early Georgia?
    • A. 

      Slaves, Alcohol

    • B. 

      Slaves, Guns

    • C. 

      Alcohol, Catholics

    • D. 

      Alcohol, Weapons

  • 5. 
    A secret reason for the founding of Georgia was:
    • A. 

      A Pirating Route to the south

    • B. 

      To keep an eye on the Spanish to the south

    • C. 

      To monitor colonists to the north

    • D. 

      To finally have 13 colonies, the king's lucky number at the time

  • 6. 
    After Georgia was made a crown colony, which of the following was resisted (or never happened) until 1752?
    • A. 

      The British tax on all exports

    • B. 

      The establishment of the Church of England

    • C. 

      The forced growth of more tobacco

    • D. 

      The move of the capital

  • 7. 
    Which of the following religious minorities made Georgia home?
    • A. 

      The Protestants

    • B. 

      The Jews

    • C. 

      The Lutherans

    • D. 

      The Catholics

  • 8. 
    Georgia was the...
    • A. 

      5th colony founded

    • B. 

      13th colony founded

    • C. 

      2nd colony founded

    • D. 

      10th colony founded

  • 9. 
    Georgia was a...
    • A. 

      Penal Colony

    • B. 

      Hideaway for Pirates

    • C. 

      Slave State

    • D. 

      Colony against Protestants

  • 10. 
    What was the name of the ship the colonists came to Georgia on?
    • A. 

      The Crusader

    • B. 

      The Elite

    • C. 

      The Anne

    • D. 

      Maryanne