Presentation on theme: "A New Colony Begins Chapter 5 Review. Birth of a Colony Why did many Europeans make the long journey to Pennsylvania? ◦ A. Religious Freedom ◦ B. Economic."— Presentation transcript:
Birth of a Colony Why did many Europeans make the long journey to Pennsylvania? ◦ A. Religious Freedom ◦ B. Economic Opportunities ◦ C. Fur Trading ◦ D. All of the above
Birth of a Colony Why did William Penn create the colony of Pennsylvania? ◦ A. To pay a debt to the King ◦ B. Give people religious freedom and economic opportunities ◦ C. To escape England ◦ D. All of the above
Birth of a Colony What religious group was William Penn associated with?
Birth of a Colony Why was the Charter of 1681 given to William Penn? ◦ A. To force him to leave England ◦ B. To start a new colony in America ◦ C. To pay a debt owed to Penn’s father ◦ D. All of the above
Birth of a Colony What did the Charter of 1681 allow Penn to do? ◦ A. Have religious freedom ◦ B. To write laws for the colony ◦ C. To allow the King Charles II the right to govern Pennsylvania ◦ D. All of the above
Birth of a Colony What rights did the First Frame of Government and the Great Law allow people to do or have? ◦ A. Freedom of religion ◦ B. The right to a trial by jury ◦ C. A voice in the government ◦ D. All of the above
Penn’s Woods How does the name Philadelphia reflect William Penn’s beliefs? ◦ A. The name showed Penn’s love for his brother ◦ B. The name showed Penn’s love for King Charles II ◦ C. The name showed Penn’s belief in equality and peace ◦ D. All of the above
Penn’s Woods What were Pennsylvania’s first three counties? ◦ A. Bucks, Philadelphia, Delaware ◦ B. Bucks, Montgomery, Chester ◦ C. Bucks, Chester, Philadelphia ◦ D. Chester, Philadelphia, Delaware
Penn’s Woods Bucks County was named for? ◦ A. The city Penn’s family lived in in England ◦ B. The amount of deer found in Pennsylvania ◦ C. The amount of money King Charles II paid the debt for ◦ D. None of the above
Penn’s Woods Chester county was named for? ◦ A. The city Penn’s family lived in in England ◦ B. The city of Cheshire, England ◦ C. Chess; William Penn’s favorite game ◦ D. None of the above
Penn’s Woods Philadelphia county was named for? ◦ A. The name of the city Penn’s family lived in ◦ B. The city of Cheshire, England ◦ C. The first city that people started to settle in Pennsylvania ◦ D. All of the above
A Welcoming Place For what reasons did Europeans come to Pennsylvania? ◦ A. Religious Freedom ◦ B. Business Opportunities ◦ C. None of the Above ◦ D. A and B
A Welcoming Place How do you think Germantown got its name?
A Charter of Privileges What were the 2 parts of Pennsylvania’s earliest government? ◦ A. The Council and The Legislature ◦ B. The General Assembly and The Senate ◦ C. The Council and The General Assembly ◦ D. The Legislature and The Senate
A Charter of Privileges What did the Charter of Privileges do? ◦ A. Allow new laws ◦ B. Not allow new laws ◦ C. Gave people the right to vote ◦ D. Allowed people to have religious freedom
A Charter of Privileges What patriotic symbol became associated with the Charter of Privileges?
Bonus Question Yesterday, the new governor of Pennsylvania was sworn in to office. What is his name?
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