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What was the Spanish Armada, when was it defeated and why does it matter?

The fall of Granada marked the final act in the Reconqu

Who is Samuel Champlain

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What were the key products exported from New France?

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What the importance of England's geographical position in the 15-1600's?

1

What was the fall of Granada and why did it matter?

1

The first nation to establish a worldwide empire was..?

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Prehistoric land bridge between modern Alaska and Russia, route for what?

1

1What is the full date Columbus made landfall in the New World?

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Four technological inventions that enabled the age of discovery?

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Hernandez Cortez

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John Cabot

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Fernando Pizarro

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Henry Hudson

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What were the three native american empires?

1)Aztec


2)Mayan


3)Inca

Ferdinand Magellan

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Vasco de Balboa

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Francis Drake

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Amerigo Vespucci

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Reasons for slow growth in New France?

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Who led England to become a world power in the late 1500's?

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Pre-Columbian Indian tribes

Before columbus

Historic Tribes

After columbus

What were the four principled world powers competing in New World?

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Three oppurtunities that motivated English colonists to migrate to America?

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Year Plymouth Colony was established by pilgrams?



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Who were the seperatists and why does it matter?

1

Explain the House of Burgesses in Virgina?

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What was the first sucessful English colony in America?

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Why were they called Puritans and what colony did they establish in 1630?

1

List the 13 original colonies

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Main opponents in French and Indian war? How long did it last?

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What triggered the French and Indian war?

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Battle of Fort necessity

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What was the French fort that is now Pittsburgh?

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What was the worst British defeat in america?

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Who was William Pitt and how did he effect the french and Indian war?

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At the Battle of Quebec general Wolfe was on what side? General Montcalm? What was important about this battle?

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What ended the F &I War? What did france loose and Great Britain gain? What difference did it make?

Treaty of Paris

Why did the British government make demands on the 13 colonies after the F&I War?

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What were the Laissez Faire and Mercantile Theory?

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What was so controversial about the proclamation of 1763, Quartering Act, and the Stamp Act?

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What was the "Great Awakening"?

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Explain " No taxation without representation"?

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How was the Boston Massacre triggered?

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How as the Boston Tea party triggered?

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How was the Intolerable Acts triggered?

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What was the response by Virginia house of Burgesses about the 3 "Acts" being triggered?

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When was the first continental congress?

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"Common Sense"

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Who enacted the Declaration of Independence on July 4th 1776?

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Which two Massachussets delegates were key proponents of American independence in the Second Continental Congress?

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Who was the principled author of the Declaration of Independence?

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What years was the Revolutionary war?

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Who was the commander and Chief of the American army in the revolutionary War?

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Battle of Trenton


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