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JAMESTOWN

JAMES

TOWN

GEOGRAPHY

GEOGRA

PHY

VIRGINIA GOVERNMENT

GOVERN

MENT

CIVIL WAR GENERALS

CIVIL WAR

GENRALS

NATIVE AMERICANS IN VIRGINIA

NATIVE

AMERI

CANS

ALL WET

ALL WET

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Response 1

THE YEAR THE FIRST

PERMANENT ENGLISH

SETTLEMENT ESTABLISHED ON

JAMESTOWN ISLAND?

1607

NORTH CAROLINA, WEST

VIRGINIA, KENTUCKY, GEORGIA.

THE STATE THAT DOES NOT

BORDER VIRGINIA

GEORGIA

THE NAME OF THE FIRST

REPRESENTATIVE ASSEMBLY

IN VIRGINIA

HOUSE OF BURGESSES

THE MILITARY COLLEGE THAT

ROBERT E. LEE ATTENDED

WEST POINT

THE POWHATAN PRINCESS

WHO WAS LATER GIVEN THE

ENGLISH NAME OF REBECCA

POCAHONTAS

THE RIVER THAT FORMS MOST

OF VIRGINIA'S NORTHERN

BORDER

POTOMAC

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Response 2

THE YEAR THE FIRST WOMEN

ARRIVED IN VIRGINIA

1619

THE CENTRAL REGION OF THE

STATE

PIEDMONT

THE TOWN THAT SERVED AS

THE SEAT OF GOVERNMENT

FOR THE VIRGINIA COLONY

FOR ALMOST 100 YEARS

JAMESTOWN

THE PLACE WHERE ROBERT E.

LEE SURRENDERED TO

ULYSSES GRANT ON APRIL 9,

1865

APPOMATTOX COURT

HOUSE

ITEMS USED BY THE NATIVE

AMERICANS AS MONEY

SHELLS AND BEADS

EXPLORERS FIRST CAME TO

VIRGINIA ON SHIPS ACROSS

THIS OCEAN

ATLANTIC

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Response 3

THESE THREE SHIPS BROUGHT

THE SETTLERS TO

JAMESTOWN IN 1607

SUSAN CONSTANT,

GODSPEED, DISCOVERY

THE STATE FORMED FROM

THREE OF VIRGINIA'S WESTERN

COLONIES IN 1792.

WEST VIRGINIA

THOMAS JEFFERSON, GEORGE

WASHINGTON, JAMES

MADISON, JOHN ADAMS.  THE

PRESIDENT HO WAS NOT FROM

VIRGINIA

JOHN ADAMS

THE BATTLE AT WHICH

STONEWALL JACKSON GOT

HIS NICKNAME

BATTLE OF MANASSAS

THE THREE LANGUAGES

SPOKEN BY NATIVE

AMERICANS IN VIRGINIA

ALGONQUIAN, SIOUAN,

IROQUOIAN

THE DIRECTION THAT VIRGINIA

RIVERS FLOW TOWARD THE

ATLANTIC OCEAN

EAST

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SHE WAS THE INDIAN PRINCESS

WHO WAS KIDNAPPED FROM

HER TRIBE BY ENGLISH

SETTLERS

POCAHONTAS

THE VIRGINIA CITY THAT

SERVED AS THE CAPITAL OF

THE CONFEDERATE STATES

OF AMERICA

RICHMOND

THIS GROUP OF PEOPLE WAS

GIVEN THE RIGHT TO VOTE

WHEN VIRGINIA ADOPTED ITS

NEW CONSTITUTION IN 1869.

AFRICAN-AMERICAN MEN

ROBERT E. LEE'S FEELINGS

ABOUT SLAVERY

HE DISAGREED WITH IT

POSITION HELD BY POWHATAN

CHIEF

THE LONGEST RIVER IN

VIRGINIA

RAPPAHANNOCK

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Response 5

THIS WAS THE MAN THAT

POCAHONTAS FELL IN LOVE

WITH AND MARRIED

JOHN ROLFE

THE RIVER NOT LOCATED IN

VIRGINIA: JAMES, BRAZOS,

POTOMAC, YORK

BRAZOS

THIS PERSON IS THE HEAD OF

THE LEGISLATIVE BRANCH  OF

THE STATE GOVERNMENT

GOVERNOR

ROBERT E. LEE'S TOUGH

DECISION AT THE START OF

THE CIVIL WAR

TO FIGHT WITH THE

UNION OR CONFEDERACY

THE ALGONQUIAN LANGUAGE

GROUP WAS LOCATED IN THIS

REGION OF VIRGINIA

TIDEWATER

THIS BODY OF WATER

RECEIVES DRAINAGE FROM 7

STATES AND WASHINGTON,

D.C.

CHESAPEAKE BAY

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FAMOUS VIRGINIANS  

FINAL JEOPARDY!®  

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HE WAS THE FIRST AFRICANAMERICAN GOVERNOR INVIRGINIA.    

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L. DOUGLAS WILDER

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MOVING RIGHT ALONG

MOVING

WAR, WAR, WAR

WAR,

WAR, WAR

WE THE PEOPLE

WE THE

PEOPLE

3 BRANCHES OF GOVERNMENT

3 BRAN

CHES OF

GOVMENT

CROPS

CROPS

ABOLITIONISTS

ABOLI

TIONIST

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Response 1

I-64, 1-77, AND 1-81 ARE MAJOR

_____________

HIGHWAYS

THE FIRST BATTLES IN THE

NEW WORLD TOOK PLACE

BETWEEN COLONISTS AND

THESE GROUPS OF PEOPLE

INDIANS/NATIVE

AMERICANS

AMERICA'S FIRST PRESIDENT

GEORGE WASHINGTON

VIRGINIA HAS THIS MANY

BRANCHES OF GOVERNMENT

3

THIS BECAME A FAVORED

CROP IN 1700'S

TOBACCO

THIS ABOLITIONIST IS FAMOUS

FOR HER WORK ON THE

UNDERGROUND RAILROAD

HARRIET TUBMAN

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Response 2

THESE INCLUDE NORFOLK

SOUTHERN CORPORATION,

AND TRACK ACROSS VIRGINIA

RAILROADS

THE BRITISH SURRENDERED TO

THE __________ FORCES IN

YORKTOWN.

COLONIAL

THE WRITER OF THE

DECLARATION OF

INDEPENDENCE

THOMAS JEFFERSON

THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY IS

PART OF THIS BRANCH OF

GOVERNMENT

LEGISLATIVE

NATIVE AMERICANS SHOWED

COLONISTS HOW TO GROW

THIS CROP

CORN

IN 1859, THIS ABOLITIONISTS

LED A RAID ON HARPER'S

FERRY ARSENAL

JOHN BROWN

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Response 3

RICHMOND INTERNATIONAL

AIRPORT

MORE CIVIL WAR _________

WERE FOUGHT IN VIRGINIA,

THAN IN ANY OTHER STATE

BATTLES

ARTHUR ASHE WAS A FAMOUS

_________ PLAYER

TENNIS

THE BRANCH OF GOVERNMENT

RESPONSIBLE FOR CREATING

LAWS

LEGISLATIVE

NAME ONE FRUIT THAT IS

GROWN IN VIRGINIA

APPLES, PEACHES

THIS ABOLITIONIST LED A

SLAVE REVOLT THAT KILLED

HIS OWNER AND HIS OWNER'S

FAMILY

NAT TURNER

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Response 4

THE LONGEST SCENIC DRIVE IN

THE WORLD

SKYLINE DRIVE/BLUE

RIDGE PARKWAY

THE CONFEDERATE STATES

OF AMERICA __________ TO

UNION FORCES IN 1865.

SURRENDERED

THE FOUNDER OF TUSKEGEE

INSTITUTE FOR BLACK

STUDENTS

BOOKER T. WASHINGTON

THE STATE SUPREME COURT IS

THE HIGHEST LEVEL OF THIS

BRANCH

JUDICIAL

TOBACCO IS ALSO CALLED A

___________________

BECAUSE IT IS GROWN FOR

MONEY

CASH CROP

THIS ABOLITIONIST WENT ON

TO BECOME A LEADER IN THE

WOMEN'S RIGHTS MOVEMENT

SUSAN B. ANTHONY

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Response 5

THIS CONNECTS THE EASTERN

SHORE AND THE VIRGINIA

BEACH-NORFOLK AREA

THE CHESAPEAKE BAY

BRIDGE-TUNNEL

THE UNITED STATES LARGEST

________ BASE WAS BUILT IN

NORFOLK FOLLOWING WORLD

WAR I.

NAVAL

STARTED A RAID HOPING TO

END SLAVERY

JOHN BROWN

THE EXECUTIVE BRANCH IS

RESPONSIBLE FOR

_____________LAWS.

ENFORCING

TOBACCO GROWING IS VERY

HARD OM THE ________

SOIL

THIS ABOLITIONIST LED OUR

COUNTRY DURING THE CIVIL

WAR

ABRAHAM LINCOLN

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FAMOUS VIRGINIANS  

FINAL JEOPARDY!®  

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HE WAS THE FIRST AFRICANAMERICAN GOVERNOR INVIRGINIA.    

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L. DOUGLAS WILDER

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