Chapter 4 Test Review
1. Name given to a trading route with three stops.
2. A crop grown by a farmer to be sold for money rather than for
3. Producing just enough food for themselves and sometimes a little
extra to trade in town.
4. Ran along the Appalachian Mountains through the far western part of
the other colonial regions.
5. A series of laws passed by Parliament, beginning in 1651 to ensure
England made money from its colonies’ trade.
6. A worker hired by a planter to watch over and direct the work of
7. A skilled worker, such as a weaver or a potter, who makes goods by
hand; a craftsperson.
8. A mill in which grain is ground to produce flour or meal.
9. When goods are imported or exported illegally.
10. A mountain range that stretches from eastern Canada south to Alabama.
11. What was distinctive about the New England Colonies?
12. What were the major industries that made the New England Colonies
13. Which of the following was NOT part of the Navigation Acts?
14. Which of the following was a key factor in the decline of the Puritan
15. What did it mean to have a diverse population in a colonial region?
16. What took place during the Stono Rebellion?
17. New England farmers practiced subsistence farming because….
18. The Middle Colonies had __________________and
19. The __________________ _____________________ had a warm climate and
20. The people who settled in the Middle Colonies made a society of
21. The economy of the Southern Colonies relied heavily
22. The South’s soil and almost year round growing season were ideal for
plantation crops like ______________ and _________________.
23. The Middle Colonies produced so much grain they became known as the
_________________ ________________ colonies
24. What was the first permanent English colony in North America?
25. What year was the first permanent English colony in North America
26. Written by the Pilgrims on the Mayflower it was the first form of
self government and majority rule in America.
27. Main reason the Pilgrims and Puritans established colonies in North
28. Reason for the establishment of the Jamestown colony.