Pocahontas and the Strangers 2
Contributed by: Rogers

  • 1. What tradition normally took place when a king was crowned?
A) A song was sung by the people.
B) A feast was held in the middle of the town.
C) People did not work on that day.
D) Guns were fired.
  • 2. What was one of the gifts that Captain Newport gave to Chief Powhatan?
A) an umbrella
B) a wooden bed
C) a picture of the London Bridge
D) a glass vase
  • 3. What gift did Chief Powhatan give to Captain Newport?
A) a deer skin blanket
B) an old, worn fur cloak
C) a tobacco pipe
D) a shell necklace
  • 4. What did it mean when women and children went to the "hiding place"?
A) A secret wedding was to occur.
B) Winter was coming.
C) War was to begin.
D) A suprise festival was taking place.
  • 5. What did Pocahontas do once she overheard that her father was planning to kill John Smith?
A) She went to Nantaquas to ask for advice.
B) She went in the night to warn John Smith with the news.
C) She and Hapsis planned to rescue him.
D) She cried and asked her father to let her and John Smith get married.
  • 6. What news did Tom Savage bring Pocahontas about John Smith?
A) He had been attacked by a bear.
B) He had been given a new job as Governor in France.
C) He had been taken away to a nearby village.
D) He had been killed in a gun explosion.
  • 7. What item did Tassana probably get from Captain Argall for persuading Pocahontas to go on board the ship?
A) a copper kettle
B) a gold mirror
C) a silver chain
D) a beaded hair comb
  • 8. Why was Pocahontas taken as a prisoner by Captain Argall?
A) They were angry at her for her kindness only to John Smith.
B) The English wanted to get back their men and guns that had been stolen by the natives.
C) She was an Indian princess.
D) She had not helped them find any gold.
  • 9. What did it mean to everyone when they heard the bells ringing?
A) The workday was to begin.
B) A visitor had entered their settlement.
C) It was time for church.
D) A wedding was to take place.
  • 10. What new English name was Pocahontas given?
A) Elizabeth
B) Rebecca
C) Emma
D) Mary
  • 11. What gift was she given by John Rolfe?
A) a shell necklace
B) a music box
C) copper earrings
D) a wooden chain
  • 12. Who did Pocahontas eventually marry?
A) Captain Newport
B) John Smith
C) Governor Gates
D) John Rolfe
  • 13. What crop was planted by John Rolfe that the English had not tried to grow before?
A) tobacco
B) barley
C) rice
D) wheat
  • 14. What was the name given to Pocahontas's baby?
A) William
B) Thomas
C) Robert
D) Benjamin
  • 15. What was the weather quite often like in London?
A) bright and snowy
B) hot and sunny
C) gray and rainy
D) humid and dry
  • 16. What animal did Pocahontas's son see and pretend to be that caused such great excitement?
A) a pig
B) an elephant
C) a horse
D) a cat
  • 17. What royalty did Pocahontas meet when she went to the palace?
A) Princess Isabella and Prince Edward
B) Queen Anne and King James
C) Duchess Maria and Duke Malcolm
D) Lady Elizabeth and Lord Earl
  • 18. What did Pocahontas do when John Smith came to see her?
A) ran to her bedroom
B) invited him in for tea
C) smiled brightly and laughed with excitement
D) went to him and hugged him
  • 19. Pocahontas became very sick. Which of the following symptoms did she have with her illness?
A) a broken ankle
B) a high fever
C) pains in her stomach
D) an ache in her side
  • 20. If the English came to her village in 1607 and she had seen eleven summers, how old was Pocahontas when she died if the New Year was 1617?
A) 21 years old
B) 59 years old
C) 34 years old
D) 42 years old
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Answer Key

1.D   2.B   3.B   4.C   5.B   6.D   7.A   8.B   9.C   10.B   11.D   12.D   13.A   14.B   15.C   16.C   17.B   18.A   19.B   20.A  

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