Ville de Montréal
Ville de Montréal
Groupe of Archivists of the Region of Montréal
Quiz IntroductionHochelaga 1500-1642Ville-Marie 1642-1665French Empire 1699-1763Small French Town 1665-1760Conquered City 1760-1800British Commercial Takeover 1800-1850Industrial City 1850-1896Canada's Metropolis 1896-1914North-American City 1914-1929Depression and War 1930-1945Modern City 1945-1960Québec's Metropolis 1960-1992ConclusionQuizEducational Resources

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Chapter 2:



 1) Why was Montréal founded on May 17, 1642?

 A. For the fur trade
 B. To convert the Amerindians to Catholicism
 C. As a stopover for explorers looking for a passage to the Orient
 D. To supply France with food

2) Which religious organisation was responsible for founding Montréal?

 A. The Société de Notre-Dame
 B. The Congregation of Notre-Dame
 C. The Séminaire de Saint-Sulpice
 D. The Religious Hospitallers of Saint Joseph

3) Which woman from the province of Champagne is rightly considered the unofficial co-founder of Montréal?

 A. Marguerite Bourgeoys
 B. Marguerite d’Youville
 C. Jeanne Mance
 D. Jeanne Le Ber

4) In which year was the management of Montréal taken over by French royal administration?

 A. 1642
 B. 1645
 C. 1663
 D. 1665