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Roanoke Island, "The Lost Colony"

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Fun Trivia : Quizzes : U.S. Colonial History
Roanoke Island The Lost Colony game quiz
"This is a quiz about the first attempt of the English to create a settlement in North America. Have fun! :)"

15 Points Per Correct Answer - No time limit  



1. Whom did the settlers send back to England to get more supplies?
    John White
    Maxwell Johnson
    Paul Revere
    Squanto


2. What were the words that were carved onto tree(s) when the person that was selected to go to England came back to Roanoke, on the second expedition?
    O Lord, have mercy
    "Crow"
    "Cro" and "Croatoan"
    "Croatia"


3. Was the colony, Roanoke, on an island?
    Yes
    No


4. How many attempts were made by the English to settle Roanoke?
    1
    The number is unknown
    5
    2


5. Can people still go see what life was like on Roanoke?
    Yes
    No


6. Who led the voyage to Roanoke?
    Fredrick Smith
    John White
    Gredmant Hafraheem
    John Smith


7. Who ruled England at the time of the second voyage to Roanoke?
    Henry VIII
    Elizabeth II
    Elizabeth I
    James I


8. Roanoke was the first permanent English settlement.
    True
    False


9. All of the Roanoke settlers attacked the Indians nearby.
    True
    False


10. What happened to the Roanoke settlers?
    They went back to England
    They moved to live with the Indians
    They resorted to canniblism
    Nobody knows


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Compiled Jun 28 12