Chapter Colonies 3 Section 2 Quiz

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Thirteen Colonies Quizzes & Trivia

England boasts of having colonized most parts and countries in the world. The quiz below tests on your knowledge of New England colonies. How good are you in this part of history? Find out below and all the best.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Why did Pilgrims and Puritans leave England for America?
    • A. 

      To escape religious persecution.

    • B. 

      They both were forced to leave by England.

    • C. 

      They wanted to explore new lands.

    • D. 

      They just wanted to.

  • 2. 
    A___________ is a Protestant group that wanted to reform the church in England.
  • 3. 
    The Pilgrims left England to America to practice their religion freely.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    The New England Colonies could not grow cash crops due to their harsh climate and rocky soil.  What did the New England colonies rely on in their economy? 
    • A. 

      Trade, fishing, and ship building.

    • B. 

      Tobacco, rice, and indigo.

    • C. 

      Cash crops like corn.

    • D. 

      They could not make money so they starved to death and returned to England.

  • 5. 
    Women had more rights in America compared to women in England?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    __________Is the leading industry in the New England colonies.
  • 7. 
    Why were skilled craftsmen important to the northern colonies?
    • A. 

      The were not important

    • B. 

      It provided purpose for people living in the colonies.

    • C. 

      Any product they produced was of the highest quality.

    • D. 

      It provided jobs for the people.

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