Governor's Race #4- Practice

20 Questions | Total Attempts: 71

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  • 1. 
    Name the three Indian languages spoken in Virginia. (choose three answers)
    • A. 

      Algonquian

    • B. 

      Siouan

    • C. 

      Happenion

    • D. 

      Iroquoian

  • 2. 
    NThe Algonquian language spoken in which region?
    • A. 

      Ridge & Valley

    • B. 

      Coastal Plain

    • C. 

      Piedmont

  • 3. 
    Which tribe was a member of the Algonquian language group?
    • A. 

      Cherokee

    • B. 

      Powhatan

    • C. 

      Sioux

  • 4. 
    The Siouan language was spoken in which region?
    • A. 

      Piedmont

    • B. 

      Coastal Plain

    • C. 

      Valley & Ridge

  • 5. 
    The Iroquoian language was spoken in Southwestern Virginia (Applachian Plateau and in southern Virginia near what is known today as North Carolina.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Which tribe was a member of the Iroquoian language group?
    • A. 

      Powhatan

    • B. 

      Cherokee

    • C. 

      Sioux

  • 7. 
    In which two regions did the English primarily settle? (choose two answers)
    • A. 

      Coastal Plain

    • B. 

      Peninsula

    • C. 

      Piedmont

  • 8. 
    What area did the Scotch-Irish and Germans primarily settle?
    • A. 

      Piedmont

    • B. 

      Shenandoah Valley

    • C. 

      Eastern Shore

  • 9. 
    In which two regions did the Africans primarily settle? (choose two answers)
    • A. 

      Coastal Plain

    • B. 

      Shenandoah Valley

    • C. 

      Eastern Shore

    • D. 

      Piedmont

  • 10. 
    The Monocan tribe spoke which language?
    • A. 

      Algonquian

    • B. 

      Siouan

    • C. 

      Iroquonian

  • 11. 
    The Monocan tribe was found in which region?
    • A. 

      Piedmont

    • B. 

      Coastal Plain

    • C. 

      Valley

  • 12. 
    All of the following tribes are found in which region? *Chickohominy Tribe *Eastern Chickohominy Tribe *Mattaponi Tribe *Nansemond Tribe *Pamunkey Tribe * Rappahannock Tribe * Upper Mattaponi Tribe
    • A. 

      Appalachain Plateau

    • B. 

      Coastal Plain

    • C. 

      Piedmont

  • 13. 
    Who had the power to grant charters allowing settlements in North America?
    • A. 

      The President of the United States

    • B. 

      The King of England

    • C. 

      The Duke of York

  • 14. 
    Name four reasons why England wanted to establish a colony in America? (choose four answers)
    • A. 

      Wealth and power

    • B. 

      Fish

    • C. 

      Silver and gold

    • D. 

      Raw materials

    • E. 

      Open new markets for trade

  • 15. 
    Jamestown was primarily what type of venture?
    • A. 

      Economic venture

    • B. 

      Personal venture

  • 16. 
    What company financed the settlement of Jamestown?
    • A. 

      Virginia Company of China

    • B. 

      Virginia Company of London

    • C. 

      Virginia Company of Lincoln

  • 17. 
    Jamestown was the first permanent English settlement in North America.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    In what year was Jamestown established?
    • A. 

      1690

    • B. 

      1607

    • C. 

      1612

  • 19. 
    Jamestown was once located on what type of landform?
    • A. 

      Island

    • B. 

      Mountain

    • C. 

      Peninsula

  • 20. 
    What type of landform is Jamestown now?
    • A. 

      Peninsula

    • B. 

      Island

    • C. 

      Mountain

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