9 week test

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Section 1

Question Answer
Jamestown founded1607
Stamp Act Congress1765
beginning of Protestant Reformation1517
defeat of Spanish Armada1588
Treaty of Paris signed1783
Plymouth Founded1620
Lexington and Concord1775
Columbus discovered America1492
John Cabot explored the North American coast1497
First Continental Congress1774
Savannah Founded1773
House of Burgess established1619

Section 2

Question Answer
Hernando Cortes conquered the *Aztecs
Ponce de Leon*made the first Spanish landing on the mainland of North America
Francis Marion was known as the *Swamp Fox
The first Attorney General*Edmund Randolph
Hernando de Sotodiscovered the Mississippi River
Vasco da Gamasailed around Africa to India
John DickensonPennsylvania statesman who helped author several famous documents
Jonathan Edwardsa Great Awakening preacher
John Lockean English philosopher
John EliotTranslated the Bible into the language of the Algonquin Indians
Jamestownfirst permanent English settlement int he New World
PlymouthNew England settlement used the Mayflower Compact as its basis for self-government?

Section 3

Question Answer
Harvardfirst school of higher learning established in British North America
John Rolfeintroduced the raising and curing of tobacco at Jamestown
Settlement became the model for the future settlements and growth of America?Charleston
Theory that said that the colony existed only for the benefit of the mother country?mercantilism
act that forced the American colonists to house British soldiersQuartering Act
Battle of New OrleansBattle that was fought after the War of 1812 was officially over
Final battle in the War for Independence?Yorktown
SaratogaBattle that was the turning point of the War for Independence.
In what battle did Mary Ludwig earn the nickname "Molly Pitcher"?Battle of Monmouth
British General who surrendered to General George Washington at Yorktown?*Cornwallis
A native of Scotland that said "I have not yet begun to fight"*John Paul Jones
The Fighting Quaker*Nathaneal Greene
Courageous general who defeated the Indians at the Battle of Fallen Timbers*Crazy Anthony Wayne
Federalists*Alexander Hamilton's followers

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