Mayflower Quiz | Four Week Quiz A

Nathaniel Philbrick
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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Part 1: Chapter 4, Beaten with Their Own Rod.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What event, according to the author, do most Americans associate with the birth of the United States?
(a) Voyage of the Mayflower.
(b) The Revolutionary War.
(c) The first Thanksgiving.
(d) The Mayflower Compact.

2. What ship did the Pilgrims purchase?
(a) Swallow.
(b) White Angel.
(c) Mayflower.
(d) Speedwell.

3. What Italian explorer had come to Narragansett Bay as early as 1524?
(a) Vespucci.
(b) Verrazano.
(c) Caboto.
(d) Castiglione.

4. What formal and binding agreement was signed before the passengers went ashore?
(a) Mayflower Compact.
(b) Pilgrim Compact.
(c) Freedom of Religion Compact.
(d) Plymouth Charter.

5. What had killed many of the Indians in the area?
(a) Measles.
(b) Typhus.
(c) Chicken pox.
(d) Bubonic plague.

Short Answer Questions

1. What governing document was drawn up before the Pilgrims went ashore?

2. Who did William Bradford marry?

3. What did the Pilgrims do on November 12?

4. What is the title of an Indian leader?

5. How old was Bradford when he became uneasy with the way in which God was worshipped in Austerfield?

(see the answer key)

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