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1215?

King John 1 signs Magna Carta

2

1588?

Spanish Armada

3

1558-1603?

Queen Elizabeth calls for a bible in every church

4

1497 John Cabot....

1st European to set foot on American mainland

5

1558-1603 Sir Marin Frobisher.....

Northwest passage

6

1577 Sir Framcis Drake does....

1st Englishman to sail around the world

7

1578 Sir Humphreh Gilbert fails twice to....

Colonize in new world

8

1587 John white....

Goes to Roanoke island and has first child names virginia dare

9

Why did Sir Walter Raleigh name the new territory Virginia

After Virgin queen Elizabeth

10

What India tribe live in Roanoke

Algonquin

11

What is a joint stock company

Several business men investing in A signal company to support colonizing ventures

12

1606 ...

Charter is given to sail to new world

13

London company is N or S
Plymouth is N or S

London is S
Plymouth is N

14

1607.....

Sets sail for Jamestown

15

Name 3 problems in Jamestown

Marlaria, common store system, and lazy colonists

16

1608 John smith..

Saves colonists with "no work, no eat"

17

1609-1510 was considered the "______" time

Starving

18

During starving time if starts with 100 people and ends with ?

60

19

John Rolfe?

Introduces tobacco to colonists and marries Pocahontas

20

What is capitalism?

(Free enterprise) government leaves individuals free to own businesses and make a living dependent on their own enterprise

21

1619...? (3 things)

Women come, black slaves come, house of burgesses

22

1624 _____ is revoked

Charter from London co

23

When the charger is revokes the king send a ___ governor

Royal

24

1676 is the _____ uprising with bacons rebellion

Indian

25

Why did john smith return to England

He was in a gun powder explosion

26

What was Pocahontas English name

Rebecca

27

What were the 3 groups who came to Plymouth and tell me about them

Puritans- wanted to make church more biblical
Separatists- wanted to form own churches and *seperate*
Catholic- chose pope instead of king

28

Freemen were....

41 men in general court

29

December 21 1620 was when the pilgrims

Set foot on Plymouth

30

Miles standish?

Military leader

31

William brushed?

Religious leader

32

John carver?

1st governed (made communal system)

33

William Bradford ?

2nd governed and starts free enterprise

34

Where did pilgrims land in new world

Cape cod

35

Indentured servant ?

Passage was paid to new world but they would have to work and bring certain supplies

36

What boat did sir Francis drake take

Golden hind

37

An event that serves as an example to be followed in the future ?

Precedent

38

Wycliffe?

First English bible

39

Essay- what are joint stock companies and now did they effect colonization?

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

What is the difference between skates and indentured servant

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

1200's?

British parliament representative government