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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

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1578 Sir Humphreh Gilbert fails twice to....

Colonize in new world

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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

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1607.....

Sets sail for Jamestown

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Name 3 problems in Jamestown

Marlaria, common store system, and lazy colonists

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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

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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

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1624 _____ is revoked

Charter from London co

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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

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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

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Miles standish?

Military leader