The Name of War: King Philip's War and the Origins of American Identity Test | Final Test - Easy

Jill Lepore
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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Jill Lepore earned a Ph.D. in American Studies from what university?
(a) Harvard University.
(b) The University of Michigan.
(c) Yale University.
(d) Princeton University.

2. Mohegan translates to what in English?
(a) "Children of the Star".
(b) "People of the Swamp".
(c) "People of the wolf".
(d) "People of the bear".

3. The Mohawk people are the most easterly tribe of what confederation?
(a) The Mohave confederation.
(b) The Ouachita confederation.
(c) The Cherokee confederation.
(d) The Iroquois confederation.

4. Jill Lepore's book, New York Burning: Liberty, Slavery and Conspiracy in Eighteenth-Century Manhattan, was a finalist for what award?
(a) The Pulitzer Prize in History.
(b) The Bancroft Prize in History.
(c) The Bancroft Prize in Literature.
(d) The Pulitzer Prize in Literature.

5. Over how many colonists died during King Philip's War?
(a) 800.
(b) 200.
(c) 500.
(d) 600.

6. The majority of the dead Native Americans and many of the colonials during the war died as the result of what?
(a) Disease.
(b) Suicide.
(c) Fire.
(d) Hanging.

7. Who was the husband of Mary Rowlandson?
(a) Rev. Joseph Rowlandson.
(b) Rev. James Rowlandson.
(c) Rev. Henry Rowlandson.
(d) Rev. Andrew Rowlandson.

8. Over how many Native Americans had died during King Philip's War?
(a) 3,000.
(b) 4,000.
(c) 700.
(d) 10,000.

9. Where was Edwin Forrest born?
(a) Boston, MA.
(b) Philadelphia, PA.
(c) New York, NY.
(d) New Brunswick, Canada.

10. Where were Metacomet's wife and son sent after they had been captured?
(a) New York.
(b) Boston.
(c) Plymoth.
(d) Canada.

11. The white population of New England totaled about how many people at the start of King Philip's War?
(a) 50,000.
(b) 40,000.
(c) 80,000.
(d) 65,000.

12. Where was William Charles Macready born?
(a) Philadelphia, PA.
(b) Bern, Switzerland.
(c) New York, NY.
(d) London, England.

13. Who was a Christian missionary, reformer, activist for the rights of American Indians, and a leading opponent of the Indian removal policy of the United States government?
(a) Increase Mather.
(b) Jeremiah Evarts.
(c) Richard Callicot.
(d) John Alderman.

14. Jill Lepore earned a M.A. in history from what university?
(a) Harvard University.
(b) Yale University.
(c) Princeton University.
(d) The University of Michigan.

15. The money that ransomed Mary Rowlandson was paid by whom?
(a)
(b) Joshua Tift.
(c) James Printer.
(d) John Hoar.

Short Answer Questions

1. Where was Metamora; or, The Last of the Wampanoags originally performed?

2. When was the New World discovered by Christopher Columbus?

3. How many children of Mary Rowlandson's were among the hostages taken by Native Americans?

4. Who wrote the play Metamora; or, The Last of the Wampanoags?

5. What book did Jill Lepore publish in 2002?

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