Flashcards in Ch 5 European Colonization Deck (20):
England sent the first colonists to North America to find _________ and__________
gold and silver
The first English colony was called ___________
Jamestown's leader was __________ _____________. He said that if you don't work you won't eat because the settlers didn't farm but looked for ____________ when they arrived.
Peace did not always exist between the Powhatan Indians and the Jamestown settlers. The Powhatan hoped that the settlers would help them fight other ______________ but they wouldn't.
The settlers and the Powhatans argued over land, peace lasted a while when ______________ married Pocohantas.
The Jamestown colonists built their settlement on a _____________ because it provided food, water and transportation.
The pilgrims became known as the Separatists because they wanted to separate from the __________________ _________________ ____________________
Church of England
The pilgrims set up their own government when they arrived. It was called the _______________ ________________
The Mayflower Compact is a symbol of the first ______________ in the United States.
The Puritans wanted to make the church more __________. They did not want to ___________ from the church like the pilgrims.
The Puritans settled the ____________ ____________ colony.
The pilgrims in the Puritans both came to North America to practice their own _______________ ______________
The Puritans were _____________ prepared than the pilgrims when they came.
New Netherland was claimed by ____________ _____________, a Dutch explorer.
The _____________ ________________ what is the most important natural feature to the Dutch colonists. It was named for Henry Hudson.
In 1626 the Governor of New Netherland, ____________ ____________, bought Manhattan Island from the Manhates Indians and named it ___________ ______________.
New Amsterdam is now called ___________ _____________ __________
New York City
The New Netherland settlers were ________________.
If you traveled from New Netherland to Quebec Canada, which direction would you travel?