Project #64106 - homework

Fill in the Blank

 

 

1.   _______________ was the crop produced by Virginians that saved the colony from ruin, and became its economic backbone.

 

2.   _________________ was the young Native American woman made famous by her alleged romantic affair with John Smith; she later died of disease in England.

 

3.   ________________ was the complex system devised by the Virginia Company whereby they traded land for labor to attract new immigrants to Virginia.

 

4.   __________________ was the name given to the brutal, deadly ocean voyage between Africa and the New World, transporting African slaves in the dangerous, disease-ridden ships.

 

5. _________________ was the single most common offense in the Puritan criminal justice system; it signified sexual behavior that was not intended to produce children.

 

6.   _____________________ was the Puritan term for the supernatural powers employed by witches.

 

7.   The_____________________ was a British measure that stopped Americans from settling west of the Appalachian Mountains

 

8. ______________________ was the organization created by Sam Adams and other Boston radicals to resist the Stamp Act and what they saw as British tyranny.

 

9. _________________ was the name given to the incident whereby a group of British soldiers fired into an angry mob of Americans in Boston in 1775.

 

10. ________________ was Sam Adam’s cousin; he successfully defended British redcoats accused of murdering Boston civilians.

 

11. ____________________ wrote the Declaration of Independence.

 

12. ___________________ was the British general who surrendered at Saratoga, thus changing the course of the war in America’s favor.

 

13. _______________________ was Benjamin Franklin’s illegitimate son who remained loyal to Britain during the Revolution.

 

14.____________________ was the Virginia town where general Cornwallis surrendered, ending the Revolutionary War.

 

15. _____________________ was the political party of Thomas Jefferson.

 

 

16.    __________________ was the nation’s second president; he lost to Thomas Jefferson in the very bitter election of 1800.

 

17.    ___________________ was Jefferson’s private secretary; he led the “Corps of Discovery” during its westward expedition.

 

18.    ______________________ was the Yankee-born schoolteacher who invented the cotton gin and revolutionized the Southern economy.

 

19.    ____________________ was the colonial-era practice of forcibly removing strangers in a town who were behaving badly.

 

20.    ____________________ was the name of the more radical temperance organization that advocated total abstinence, and tried to work directly with alcoholics.

 

 

 

Subject History
Due By (Pacific Time) 03/29/2015 12:00 am
Report DMCA
TutorRating
pallavi

Chat Now!

out of 1971 reviews
More..
amosmm

Chat Now!

out of 766 reviews
More..
PhyzKyd

Chat Now!

out of 1164 reviews
More..
rajdeep77

Chat Now!

out of 721 reviews
More..
sctys

Chat Now!

out of 1600 reviews
More..
sharadgreen

Chat Now!

out of 770 reviews
More..
topnotcher

Chat Now!

out of 766 reviews
More..
XXXIAO

Chat Now!

out of 680 reviews
More..
All Rights Reserved. Copyright by AceMyHW.com - Copyright Policy