New England Colonies

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New England Colonies

The founding of the New England colonies.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which New England Colony was founded by Thomas Hooker?
    • A. 

      Massachusetts

    • B. 

      Connecticut

    • C. 

      Rhode Island

    • D. 

      New Hampshire

  • 2. 
    Which New England colony was founded by Roger Williams?
    • A. 

      Massachusetts

    • B. 

      Connecticut

    • C. 

      Rhode Island

    • D. 

      New Hampshire

  • 3. 
    Which colony is labeled B on the map?
    • A. 

      Massachusetts

    • B. 

      Connecticut

    • C. 

      Rhode Island

    • D. 

      New Hampshire

  • 4. 
    Which colony is labeled A on the map?
    • A. 

      Massachusetts

    • B. 

      Connecticut

    • C. 

      Rhode Island

    • D. 

      New Hampshire

  • 5. 
    Which colony is labeled D on the map?
    • A. 

      Massachusetts

    • B. 

      Connecticut

    • C. 

      Rhode Island

    • D. 

      New Hampshire

  • 6. 
    Which colony is labeled C on the map?
    • A. 

      Massachusetts

    • B. 

      Connecticut

    • C. 

      Rhode Island

    • D. 

      New Hampshire

  • 7. 
    Which description best identifies farming conditions in New England?
    • A. 

      Long growing season with fertile soil

    • B. 

      Short growing season with sandy soil

    • C. 

      Short growing season with rocky soil

    • D. 

      Long growing season with rocky soil

  • 8. 
    Which of the following was not a major source of income for people in New England?
    • A. 

      Fishing

    • B. 

      Whaling

    • C. 

      Shipping

    • D. 

      Growing tobacco

  • 9. 
    Identify the name of the trade route shown in the picture.
    • A. 

      African Trade

    • B. 

      Triangular Trade

    • C. 

      Columbian Trade

    • D. 

      New England Trade

  • 10. 
    What is the name for the 2nd leg of the trade route pictured. It was when Africans were shipped to the Americas as slaves.
    • A. 

      Middle Passage

    • B. 

      African Passage

    • C. 

      Columbian Passage

    • D. 

      New England Passage

  • 11. 
    Which region was know as the Breadbasket Colonies?
    • A. 

      New England Colonies

    • B. 

      Middle Colonies

  • 12. 
    Which region was first settled by the Pilgrims and Puritans?
    • A. 

      New England Colonies

    • B. 

      Middle Colonies

  • 13. 
    Which region was known for its religious and ethnic diversity?
    • A. 

      New England Colonies

    • B. 

      Middle Colonies

  • 14. 
    Which region had long navigable rivers and large cities like Philadelphia and New York?
    • A. 

      New England Colonies

    • B. 

      Middle Colonies

  • 15. 
    Which region depended on the ocean to make a living because they had rocky soil?
    • A. 

      New England Colonies

    • B. 

      Middle Colonies

  • 16. 
    Identify colony labeled A
    • A. 

      New York

    • B. 

      New Jersey

    • C. 

      Pennsylvania

    • D. 

      Delaware

  • 17. 
    Identify the colony labeled B.
    • A. 

      New York

    • B. 

      New Jersey

    • C. 

      Pennsylvania

    • D. 

      Delaware

  • 18. 
    Identify the colony labeled C
    • A. 

      New York

    • B. 

      New Jersey

    • C. 

      Pennsylvania

    • D. 

      Delaware

  • 19. 
    Identify the colony labeled D.
    • A. 

      New York

    • B. 

      New Jersey

    • C. 

      Pennsylvania

    • D. 

      Delaware