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Question 1: ________, the first planned city in America, is founded.
Hartford, ConnecticutBridgeport, ConnecticutNew Haven, ConnecticutConnecticut

Question 2: September 5 – King ________ (d.
Louis XV of FranceLouis XIV of FranceHouse of BourbonLouis XIII of France

Question 3: Dutch merchant Willem Kieft is appointed Director of ________ by the Dutch West India Company.
Fort AmsterdamNew AmsterdamNew NetherlandNew Netherland settlements

Question 4: ________Cornelius Jansen, French bishop and religious reformer (b.
March 4May 6January 1May 15

Question 5: November – The General Assembly of the Church of Scotland is summoned to Glasgow by King ________.
James II of EnglandCharles II of EnglandCharles I of EnglandJames I of England

Question 6: Pedro Teixeira makes the first ascent of the ________, from its mouth to Quito, Ecuador.
PeruBrazilAmazon RainforestAmazon River

Question 7: ________Shimazu Tadatsune, Japanese ruler of Satsuma (b.
April 7March 4April 6January 1

Question 8: Covenanters meet at Muchalls Castle to compose responses to the ________.
Archbishop of GlasgowBishop of DunkeldBishop of AberdeenBishop of Galloway

Question 9: ________Claude Gaspard Bachet de Méziriac, French mathematician (b.
February 26March 4January 1January 15

Question 10: March 5Thirty Years' War – The Treaty of Hamburg is signed by ________ and Sweden.
CanadaUnited KingdomFranceItaly







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