Jamestown
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St. Lawrence River
Spain
France
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Jamestown is a _______ colony.

A. French

B. Italian

C. English

D. Spanish

C. English

100

True or False:

England and France sought to convert native peoples to Catholicism. 

False: Spain and France

100

Who was one of the first Europeans to sail the St. Lawrence River

Samuel de Champlain

100

New Spain appointed _________ who reported back to the controlling government in Europe and carried out the king's and queen's orders. 

Governors

100

Marquette and Jolliet explored the _________ River and encountered Native Americans.

Which Native American group HELPED Marquette and Jolliet?

Mississippi

Illinois tribe

200

Jamestown was governed by a group of people who were elected to represent each settlement in the colony. These people were called _____________.

Representatives

200

What are encomiendas?

Systems of forced labor in Spanish colonies

200

Where was Samuel de Champlain from?

France

200

How did New Spain gain its wealth?

Mining gold and silver

Built ranches and sugar cane plantations

200

New France appointed _________ who reported back to the controlling government in Europe and carried out the king's and queen's orders.

Governors

300

What happened after Jamestown colonists started expanding into native lands?

Powhatan chief waged war with them for several decades.

300

Who did Pocahontas save from being executed?

John Smith
300

What is the name of the colony that Champlain founded along the St. Lawrence River?

Quebec City

300

Did Bartolome de Las Casas help or harm the native people? How?

Helped, he became a missionary and defended them.

300

La Salle named the region at the end of the Mississippi River ___________ (named after French king, Louis XIV).

Louisiana

400

What was the quote that John Smith said about working?

"Those who do not work do not eat."

400

What is a missionary?

A person on a religious mission, usually to convert others to Christianity.

400

What bodies of water does the St. Lawrence River connect?

The Atlantic Ocean and Great Lakes

400

Did Spain have a positive or negative relationship with the Native Americans? Why?

Negative, based on conquest and converting Natives to Catholicism 

400

True or False:

Louisiana was much easier to farm than the rest of New France.

True

500

Who took over Jamestown after John Smith was injured and went back to England?

George Percy

500

Who did Pocahontas marry and what did he introduce to Jamestown? What happened between colonists and natives as a result of their marriage?

John Rolfe, tobacco 

Brought peace between colonists and natives

500

What was the St. Lawrence River mainly used for?

Trading furs, goods, and ideas

Traveling

500

How did the Spanish replace the shrinking workforce of Native Americans (caused by disease, mistreatment, and harsh working conditions)?

Brought enslaved Africans to New Spain.

500

What were the Beaver Wars?

When Iroquois wanted to expand their territory and regain control of the fur trade, so they fought with Huron, Algonquin, and French. 

It is called the Beaver Wars because of the severe decline of the beaver population

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