This was a close contest between the two contestants--although neither topped the 14 correct mark. I have that Chelsea wins by 1 (with 12 points). However, feel free to check your answers against the correct ones and calculate your score. Note that "correct" is defined as what was stated in the following 3 books.
Daily Life in Colonial New England by Claudia Durst Johnson
Good Wives by Laurel Thatcher Ulrich
Fissures in the Rock by Richard Archer
3. False--needed male sponsorship
5. False--everyone did what needed to be done
6. False--maybe very early on, but for most of the colonial era they married in their 20s
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