Education Colonial Quiz

Education Colonial Quiz

A fun quiz about colonial education! See how much you know about the way kids learned long ago!

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Why is a hornbook called a hornbook?

Why is a hornbook called a hornbook?
Because it is made of carved horn.
Because it is covered in a thin layer of horn.
Because it has a horn-like segment.

What was some of the supplies that kids in colonial schools had?

What was some of the supplies that kids in colonial schools had?
Pens, pencils, promethean board
Quill pens, pencils, paper
Slates, chalk, quill pens

What was the main study in colonial schools?

What was the main study in colonial schools?
Math
Religion
LA
Art

If you were a middle-class student in the thirteen colonies, would you go to college?

If you were a middle-class student in the thirteen colonies, would you go to college?
Yes!
Maybe!
No!

If you were a girl, would you learn different things than boys?

If you were a girl, would you learn different things than boys?
Yes! You would learn completely different things!
No! You would learn the exact same things!
Sorta! You would learn a mix of what boys learned and your own stuff!

What did colonial schools look like?

What did colonial schools look like?
Log cabins!!
Brick Houses!!!
A glass & steel super futuristic house!

Why did most children learn to read?

Why did most children learn to read?
So they could become good lawyers
So they could have fun reading books
So they could read the Bible
So they could read cookbooks to make food