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Trivia Quiz - Pocahontas: Notable Native American

See what you know about Pocahontas! -tylair10

Quiz Number: 790
Date Submitted: January 27, 2007
Quiz Categories: American History
Quiz Type: Personality Quiz
Author: tylair10
Average Score: 67.7 percent
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Pocahontas Notable Native American
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1. In what year was Pocahontas born?
  A.   1750
  B.   1595
  C.   1695
  D.   1459

2. What was Pocahontas' father's name?
  A.   Powhatan
  B.   Hickelun
  C.   Nikegoo
  D.   Matuson

3. How many tribes did Pocahontas' father rule?
  A.   29
  B.   30
  C.   31
  D.   32

4. What was Pocahontas' real name?
  A.   Pocahontas
  B.   Great Bear
  C.   Kickiloo
  D.   Matoaka

5. What did Pocahontas' real name mean?
  A.   eye of the tiger
  B.   ears of the hawk
  C.   playful little girl
  D.   making peace

6. What was the name of the town the English founded in 1607 in what is now Virginia?
  A.   Jamestown
  B.   Plymouth
  C.   Maytown
  D.   New York

7. What was the name of Pocahontas' English friend?
  A.   Roger Hamilton
  B.   John Smith
  C.   Benjamin Franklin
  D.   David Thomas

8. When did the English take Pocahontas captive?
  A.   1770
  B.   1613
  C.   1720
  D.   1475

9. Why did the English take Pocahontas captive?
  A.   the Native Americans would not trade
  B.   the Native Americans were attacking them
  C.   the Native Americans sunk their ships
  D.   the Native Americans destroyed their crops

10. At what age did Pocahontas die?
  A.   67
  B.   93
  C.   47
  D.   22®   

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