Quiz: Only 1 in 49 People Can Pass This New England History Test. Can You?

New England Native? Prove it.

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via CBS Television
 May 13, 2020
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Question: 1/18Pick Your Answer!


Settlers of New England were mainly _____.
preachers
farmers
women

Question: 2/18Pick Your Answer!


What religion were many of the people of New England?
Buddhists
Puritans
Atheists

Question: 3/18Pick Your Answer!


What state was a part of the New England Colonies?
Massachusetts
Florida
Alabama

Question: 4/18Pick Your Answer!


What ship brought over the pilgrims?
The Mayflower
The Titanic
The Flagship

Question: 5/18Pick Your Answer!


Which state name means "green mountain" in French?
Vermont
Maine
New Hampshire

Question: 6/18Pick Your Answer!


What was New England's main source of commerce?
Fish and timber
Milk and corn
Tea and flowers

Question: 7/18Pick Your Answer!


When was New England founded?
1600s
1800s
1200s

Question: 8/18Pick Your Answer!


Colonists started the first college in the U.S., which is called what?
Duke
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Harvard University

Question: 9/18Pick Your Answer!


Separatists wanted to _____.
create a religion with Puritans
break away from the Church of England
destroy the Puritans

Question: 10/18Pick Your Answer!


Who did the colonists trade furs with?
Native Americans
Other colonists
England

Question: 11/18Pick Your Answer!


What was the nickname of the first colony?
A fresh start
A city upon a hill
New England

Question: 12/18Pick Your Answer!


The Boston Tea Party was actually a protest over what?
Tea taxes
A tea ban
Coffee

Question: 13/18Pick Your Answer!


Witch trials famously happened in which New England city?
Worcester
Springfield
Salem

Question: 14/18Pick Your Answer!


Where did the American Revolution start?
Tallahassee
Lexington and Concord
Austin

Question: 15/18Pick Your Answer!


Which state was not a part of the New England Colonies?
Rhode Island
New Hampshire
Indiana

Question: 16/18Pick Your Answer!


What image is on the New England flag?
A horse
A tree
A house

Question: 17/18Pick Your Answer!


What is one of the colors on the New England flag?
Purple
Red
Yellow

Question: 18/18Pick Your Answer!


Which classic American holiday started in New England with the pilgrims and Native Americans?
Tax Day
Halloween
Thanksgiving
QUIZ BLISS | Quiz Facts

This quiz is all about the history of New England! It may be called "New" but this region of the United States is quite old! It has a rich history of events that date all the way back before the United States even existed. Do you remember all that there is to know about the original colonies, the pilgrims, Puritans, and the historical events that all went down in this time? You'll really have to use some brain power, after all, this time dates back to the 1600s. Take this 18 question quiz to prove that you're a history buff, a Native New Englander, a New England lover, or just that you're a great guesser. It's the perfect five minute escape from your hectic day. We'd love to see you take this quiz and get 100%. Prove what you know!