Here is the question :
WHAT WAS BOSTON’S ORIGINAL NAME?
Here is the option for the question :
- New Boston
- Mass City
And, the answer for the the question is :
[STC002317] This city has been known by a variety of names over the course of its history, some of which include ‘The Cradle of Liberty,’ ‘Bean Town,’ and, of course, Boston. When the first Puritans settled in the area around Boston in the 1600s, they gave the region the name Trimountaine. In spite of this, the town was renamed “Boston” in honor of Boston, Lincolnshire, England, which was the birthplace of the first deputy governor Thomas Dudley. Since that time, the town has been referred to simply as “Boston.” Because of their religious and political beliefs, one thousand Puritans came from Europe to Boston to escape the persecution.