Quiz Me! - Era: Colonization

Test your knowledge about the Colonization era.

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She was banished from Massachusetts Bay Colony in 1634 for leading a prayer group in her home and for criticizing the teachings of colonial ministers.

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This document is often referred to as the First Written Constitution in the American Colonies.

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The Supreme Court often references William Blackstone’s writing as a source for determining the intent of the Founders when interpreting the Constitution. It is considered the most complete and readable commentary on English law. What is the name of his work?

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Anne Hutchinson was a woman who spoke out against the religious teachings of ministers in Massachusetts Bay Colony. She was banished to what colony?

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Which statement best explains the importance of mercantilism in the 16th and 17th centuries?

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What was the cause of Bacon’s Rebellion in 1675?

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How did the First Great Awakening influence the American Revolution?

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Who was the Quaker that established Pennsylvania as a haven for Quakers and welcomed religious toleration?

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The Supreme Court often references William Blackstone’s writing as a source for determining the intent of the Founders when interpreting the Constitution. It is considered the most complete and readable commentary on English law. What is the name of his work?

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John Peter Zenger was arrested for seditious libel, yet his lawyer argued that the law violated what freedom?

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