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What is the name of someone who goes on a journey?
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What is the name of someone who goes on a journey?
Pilgrim
Give three reasons why people came to America.
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Give three reasons why people came to America.
Adventure, Religion, Wealth
How long did it take the Pilgrims to cross the Atlantic Ocean?
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How long did it take the Pilgrims to cross the Atlantic Ocean?
2 months
When the Mayflower landed, were there more people on board than when they started or less?
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When the Mayflower landed, were there more people on board than when they started or less?
More... a baby was born.
What city did the Mayflower leave from to journey to America?
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What city did the Mayflower leave from to journey to America?
Plimouth, England
True or False. In colonial times, boys dressed like their fathers and girls dressed like their mothers.
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True or False. In colonial times, boys dressed like their fathers and girls dressed like their mothers.
True
What is the name of a popular cookie made with flour, nuts and dried fruit?
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What is the name of a popular cookie made with flour, nuts and dried fruit?
Snicker doodle
What were the school textbooks called where sheets of animal skins were mounted on wood?
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What were the school textbooks called where sheets of animal skins were mounted on wood?
Hornbooks
Name three jobs that boys had during colonial times.
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Name three jobs that boys had during colonial times.
Chopped wood, made brooms, carved utensils and tools, and cared for silkworms
Name three jobs that girls had during colonial times.
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Name three jobs that girls had during colonial times.
Plucked feathers, piece quilts, make soap, churn butter, and spun wool
Name three European countries that claimed land in the Americas.
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Name three European countries that claimed land in the Americas.
Spain, France, Portugal, Sweden, England
True or False. Catholics and Jews were welcomed to practice their religion in the colonies.
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True or False. Catholics and Jews were welcomed to practice their religion in the colonies.
False
What was New York's first name?
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What was New York's first name?
New Netherlands
In what century did colonizing begin?
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In what century did colonizing begin?
17th century, the 1600's
Name the first permanent English settlement.
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Name the first permanent English settlement.
Jamestown
Name the daughter of Powhatan who married John Rolfe and moved to England.
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Name the daughter of Powhatan who married John Rolfe and moved to England.
Pocahantas
Name one of the Wampanoag who helped the Pilgrims.
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Name one of the Wampanoag who helped the Pilgrims.
Squanto or Samoset
What religious group came from England to the colony of Pennsylvania?
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What religious group came from England to the colony of Pennsylvania?
Quakers
Who established the most democratic colony called Penn's Woods?
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Who established the most democratic colony called Penn's Woods?
William Penn
True or False. Phyllis Wheatley was the first governor of Virginia.
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True or False. Phyllis Wheatley was the first governor of Virginia.
False
Where did people gather to dine, socialize, and sometimes sleep?
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Where did people gather to dine, socialize, and sometimes sleep?
Tavern
Name the person in a colonial settlement who made wheels.
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Name the person in a colonial settlement who made wheels.
Wheelwright
Name the person in a settlement who made tools and utensils.
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Name the person in a settlement who made tools and utensils.
Blacksmith
Name the person in the colony who made barrels.
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Name the person in the colony who made barrels.
Cooper
What is a tallow?
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What is a tallow?
Animal Fat for making candles
What is the origin of the term "big wig"? (Nowadays it means a big shot or someone influential?)
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What is the origin of the term "big wig"? (Nowadays it means a big shot or someone influential?)
In colonial times, men wore thick wigs with lots of curls to show that they were wealthy and important.




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