U.S. History Review 1: NOMS
Created on February 5, 2024
Which motive best completes the diagram?
To expand empires
To extend democracy
To promote free enterprise
Which of these characteristics also describes these two states?
Founded as work colonies for debtors
Former slave states
Former Spanish Colonies
Which statement best explains the significance of the Mayflower Compact?
It limited the power of the future colonial governments.
It weakened the influence of religion in goverments.
It established a form of self- goverment based on a social contract.
Which statement accurately describes the reasons for establishing plymouth and Jamestown?
Both colonies were established to bring wealth fo the stockholders.
Plymouth was fpimded as a refuge from religious persecution, while Jamestown was founded for commercial profit.
Both colonies were established to limit the expanision of other European empires.
Plymouth's founders intended to produce raw materials, while Jamestown's founders expected to discover gold.
How did geography influence the early economic development of New York, Boston and Charleston?
Natural harbors provided access to markets.
Long coastlines offered abundant natural resources.
Proximity to flooding rivers limited development.
This diagram describes events in colonial America that are related to -
The eventual adoption of the U.S. Constitution
The establishment of the principle of religious freediom
the creation of a national system of checks and balances
Which of the following completes the sentence above?
Limited property ownership to church members
extended voting rights beyond church members
restricted trade with neighboring colonies
Which characteristic is correctly matched with a number in the table?
3: Rocky Soil
Which factor most encouraged the growth rate of this trade?
The profitability of cash-crop agriculture
The invention of the steam engine
The development of the factory system.
Catholics, led by Lord Baltimore, immigrated to the Maryland colony in the seventeenth century primarily to -
profit from natural resources
product cash crops to pay off debts