Pocahontas and the Powhatan Peoples

In this lesson, we will learn about the cultures, languages and lives of the Algonquian speaking members of the Powhatan people.

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Quiz:

Pocahontas and the Powhatan

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Q1.What is 'Algonquian'?

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Q2.When the English set up the colony of Jamestown, who already lived there?

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Q3.Which of the below best describes Powhatan culture?

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Q4.Who was Matoaka/Pocahontas?

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Q5.Where is Matoaka/Pocahontas buried?

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Pocahontas and the Powhatan

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.What is 'Algonquian'?

1/5

Q2.When the English set up the colony of Jamestown, who already lived there?

2/5

Q3.Which of the below best describes Powhatan culture?

3/5

Q4.Who was Matoaka/Pocahontas?

4/5

Q5.Where is Matoaka/Pocahontas buried?

5/5

Lesson summary: Pocahontas and the Powhatan Peoples

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