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$100 Native Americans Life in Europe Age of Exploration Early Colonies The Colonial Period $200 $300 $400 $500 $100 $200 $300 $400 $500 $100 $200 $300 $400 $500 $100 $200 $300 $400 $500 $100 $200 $300 $400 $500 Jeopardy
The earliest Native Americans were these, roaming after herds of mammoth, bison, and caribou. What are hunters?
Native Americans walked across this Strait to get to North America. What is the Bering Strait?
This is another word for the way of life a group of people. Native Americans developed many different ones. What is culture?
The Native Americans used this form of writing to keep records. What is a pictograph?
Who are the Iroquois? This group of Native Americans settled in NY.
This series of wars fought to free the Holy Land of Jerusalem. What are the Crusades?
This is the rebirth of learning in Europe. What is the Renaissance?
The system where peasants (or serfs) worked on a manor and owed loyalty to their lords. What is feudalism?
During the Crusades, the Christians from Europe took over this city. What is Jerusalem?
The Italians learned a lot about navigation and navigational equipment from this group. Who are the Muslims?
These animals were introduced to North America by European Explorers. What are horses?
This group of Europeans came to North America to become wealthy through fishing and the fur trade. Who are the French?
This is the name of the sea route that explorers where looking for through North America. What is the Northwest Passage?
This is the name of the exchange of goods, ideas, and people between Europe and the Americas. The most deadly part of this exchange came with the passing of deadly diseases from Europeans to Native Americans. What is the Columbian Exchange?
Prince Henry the Navigator wanted to make this country a major sea power. What is Portugal?
This group of colonies (N.E., Middle, Southern) grew tobacco and indigo on large plantations. What are the Southern Colonies?
This colony went through a harsh winter known as the Starving Time where many colonists died. What is Plymouth?
In this colony, many women were brought to trial because they were believed to be witches. What is Salem, Mass.
The Jamestown colony made a good profit by growing this crop. What is tobacco?
This colony was known as the “Lost Colony” because it disappeared without a trace. What is Roanoke?
This is what colonists settled near to use for farming, fishing, and transportation. What is water?
The name of a person who traded their labor for a set amount of time for a trip to the New World. Who is an indentured servant?
The Pilgrims signed this agreement before arriving in Plymouth. What is the Mayflower Compact?
This is a company that sold shares to investors. If the company was successful, the investors made money. If the company failed, the investors lost money. The Virginia Company is an example of this. What is a joint stock company?
This was the first representative government in the English colonies. What is the House of Burgesses?