Social Studies 7 Name ____________________________
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Review Sheet for Exploration Test (Chapter 3)
Test on Exploration and Colonization
Must be able to Define;
Need to know:
Women’s role in Iroquois Society
Native Americans Religious Beliefs
Early voyages to the Americas (pre-Columbus)
Settlements in New Spain
VA’s population after 1619
Search for the Northwest Passage was to find…
How was Columbus’s voyage different from earlier voyages to the Americas?
Mayflower Compact—its purpose and what the signers agreed to do.
Protestant Reformation (Who started it?)
Why did the French have friendlier relations with the Native Americans?
Significance of Columbus’s Voyages
Explorers and their routes (Magellan and Columbus)
Life in New Spain (Social Classes)
Early colonies and everyday life
Jamestown and Plymouth Colony (How they survived and succeeded.)
Columbian Exchange (What was exchanged? What was the significance?)
What helped Cortes defeat the Aztecs?
House of Burgesses
Explain how the voyages of Columbus and the Columbian Exchange marked a
turning point in the history of the Americas. Include details.