Explorers
Miscelaneous
The Spanish
The French
The English

100

These explorers discovered the Mississippi River.


Who are Marquette and Joliet?

100

This fabric is made from an insect.

What is silk?

100

He discovered the modern day lands of Arkansas, Georgia, and Mississippi.

Who is Hernando Desoto?

100

This city was discovered in 1718.

What is New Orleans?

100

Force of citizen soldiers.

What is a militia?

200

As Marquette and Joliet discovered the lower Louisiana, they also discovered these two important rivers.

What are the Arkansas and Mississippi?

200

This treaty ended the Revolutionary War.

What is the Treaty of Paris of 1783?

200

Christopher Columbus was sent to the New World by King Ferdinand who hails from this country.

What is Spain?

200

Discovered the Louisiana Province.

Who is La Salle?

200

This is what attracted the English to the Spanish Natchez District.

What are liberal land grants?

300

The art of making maps.

What is cartography?

300

He created the city of New Orleans.

Who is Bienville?

300

Spanish governor of the Natchez District.

Manuel Gayoso de Lemos

300

In 1699, this is the place where the French landed in Mississippi.

What is Ship Island?

300

Another word for Loyalist?

What is a Torrie?

400

He created a special school for seamen and explorers in Portugal.

Who is Prince Henry the Navigator?

400

This was the foundation of Natchez.

What is Fort Rosalie?

400

In May 1539, de Soto landed in Tampa, Florida and had this amount of horses on his expedition.

What is 223?

400

Discovered Mississippi for the French.

Who is D'Iberville?

400

He was sent by the Continental Congress to convince the citizens to support the rebels in the American Revolution.

Who is Jason Willing?

500

In the chapter preview, this explorer was named as the preemptive explorer of the Far East. (Hint: there is a video chat app named after him.)

Who is Marco Polo?

500

The flowing together of two rivers.

What is a confluence?

500

The 3 parts of the Black Codes

What are prohibition of the separation of husband and wife, children under the age of 14 could not be separated from their mothers, and slaves who were freed became full French citizens

500

This was created so that new settlers could not come to Mississippi after the French and Indian War.

What is the Proclamation of 1763?

500

Treaty allowing American use of the Mississippi River.

What is Pinckney's Treaty (Treaty of San Lorenzo)?