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1
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1215?
A
King John 1 signs Magna Carta
2
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1588?
A
Spanish Armada
3
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1558-1603?
A
Queen Elizabeth calls for a bible in every church
4
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1497 John Cabot....
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1st European to set foot on American mainland
5
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1558-1603 Sir Marin Frobisher.....
A
Northwest passage
6
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1577 Sir Framcis Drake does....
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1st Englishman to sail around the world
7
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1578 Sir Humphreh Gilbert fails twice to....
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Colonize in new world
8
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1587 John white....
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Goes to Roanoke island and has first child names virginia dare
9
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Why did Sir Walter Raleigh name the new territory Virginia
A
After Virgin queen Elizabeth
10
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What India tribe live in Roanoke
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Algonquin
11
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What is a joint stock company
A
Several business men investing in A signal company to support colonizing ventures
12
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1606 ...
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Charter is given to sail to new world
13
Q
London company is N or S
Plymouth is N or S
A
London is S
Plymouth is N
14
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1607.....
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Sets sail for Jamestown
15
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Name 3 problems in Jamestown
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Marlaria, common store system, and lazy colonists
16
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1608 John smith..
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Saves colonists with "no work, no eat"
17
Q
1609-1510 was considered the "______" time
A
Starving
18
Q
During starving time if starts with 100 people and ends with ?
A
60
19
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John Rolfe?
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Introduces tobacco to colonists and marries Pocahontas
20
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What is capitalism?
A
(Free enterprise) government leaves individuals free to own businesses and make a living dependent on their own enterprise
21
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1619...? (3 things)
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Women come, black slaves come, house of burgesses
22
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1624 _____ is revoked
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Charter from London co
23
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When the charger is revokes the king send a ___ governor
A
Royal
24
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1676 is the _____ uprising with bacons rebellion
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Indian
25
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Why did john smith return to England
A
He was in a gun powder explosion
26
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What was Pocahontas English name
A
Rebecca
27
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What were the 3 groups who came to Plymouth and tell me about them
A
Puritans- wanted to make church more biblical
Separatists- wanted to form own churches and *seperate*
Catholic- chose pope instead of king
28
Q
Freemen were....
A
41 men in general court
29
Q
December 21 1620 was when the pilgrims
A
Set foot on Plymouth
30
Q
Miles standish?
A
Military leader
31
Q
William brushed?
A
Religious leader
32
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John carver?
A
1st governed (made communal system)
33
Q
William Bradford ?
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2nd governed and starts free enterprise
34
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Where did pilgrims land in new world
A
Cape cod
35
Q
Indentured servant ?
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Passage was paid to new world but they would have to work and bring certain supplies
36
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What boat did sir Francis drake take
A
Golden hind
37
Q
An event that serves as an example to be followed in the future ?
A
Precedent
38
Q
Wycliffe?
A
First English bible
39
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Essay- what are joint stock companies and now did they effect colonization?
A
It helped get more sponsors of colonizations me if made colonizing more successful. It would also help the sponsors to make money if the colony succeeded. If it didn't succeed the sponsor would only lose the amount of money they invested,
40
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What is the difference between skates and indentured servant
A
Indentured servant's would get paid to come to the New World and after their contract ran out they could be a free man but slaves were forced against their will to come to the New World without pay and they would have to work and would never be a free man
41
Q
1200's?
A
British parliament representative government