History Mid Term 2/4 (definitions And Places)

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  • 1. 
    Mercantilism is:
    • A. 

      The belief that having more exports than imports is good

    • B. 

      The belief that having more imports and no exports is good

    • C. 

      The belief that having no imports and lots of exports is good

    • D. 

      The belief that having more imports than exports is good

  • 2. 
    Joint - Stock Companies
    • A. 

      Companies people invest in to explore new areas

    • B. 

      Companies that help fund the colonist's army

    • C. 

      Companies that sell stock on companies in britain

    • D. 

      Companies made of investors seeking to sell stock

  • 3. 
    The journey of slaves going on ship from Africa to America
    • A. 

      The Middle Passage

    • B. 

      The Slave Passage

    • C. 

      The Slave's Journey

    • D. 

      The Middle Journey

  • 4. 
    Magna Carta?
    • A. 

      Document limiting the kings power relating to taxes

    • B. 

      Document stating the rights of the people

    • C. 

      Ship that brought over people to the new world

    • D. 

      Group of people who wanted equal rights for colonists

  • 5. 
    First colony attempt that misteriously disappeared
    • A. 

      Roanoke

    • B. 

      Croatoan

    • C. 

      Jamestown

    • D. 

      Plymouth

  • 6. 
    Colonists' militia who could be ready in a minutes notice 
  • 7. 
    First successful colony
  • 8. 
    Document stating the self government of colonists
  • 9. 
  • 10. 
    Battle fought between natives and colonists. colonists were trying to take their land
    • A. 

      King Phillip's War

    • B. 

      Metacom's War

    • C. 

      The French Indian War

    • D. 

      Battle of Yorktown

  • 11. 
    Crop grown on plantation to make money
  • 12. 
    Commander of the continental army in war
  • 13. 
    Author of the declaration of independence
  • 14. 
    Meetings that decided the balance of power between the colonists and proprietors.