7th Grade History Quiz: New France

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7th Grade History Quiz: New France

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    King Louis XIV insisted that only Catholics be allowed to immigrate to New France. Choose all the reasons why:
    • A. 

      France was closely tied to the Catholic church and wanted to maintain this link.

    • B. 

      Britain had broken away from the Catholic church.

    • C. 

      The Catholic Priests were some of the first colonists and wanted to spread the word of God.

    • D. 

      Anglicans and Jews couldn't survive the trip due to their fear of water.

  • 2. 
    Click all that apply.   The Catholic church had the following roles in the community:
    • A. 

      Bar and Restaurant

    • B. 

      Spiritual Centre

    • C. 

      Recreational Centre

    • D. 

      School for the children

    • E. 

      School for the adults

  • 3. 
    Samuel de Champlain was the founder of the colony of New France.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Quebec was the second permanent settlement in North America. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Quebec is the oldest city in North America.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Give the definition of - Seigneur
  • 7. 
    Give the definition of - Intendant
  • 8. 
    Give the definition of - Bishop
  • 9. 
    Give the definition of - Colonization
  • 10. 
    Describe in detail the typical life of a girl who was sent over as a Fille du Roi.  Include information about the typical age, background and status in French society.  Explain the process of how they selected a husband.