Flashcards in Chapter 3 Deck (32):
Who sent the Spanish Armada to try and convert England back to Catholicism?
What was the first English settlement in America?
Who established Roanoke?
Sir Walter Raleigh
What was the word left behind on Roanoke Island that John White saw when he returned?
What are documents that gave rights to establish settlements from King James I?
Act of settlements
What is a joint-stock company?
a company whose stock is owned jointly by the shareholders.
What was the settlement established by the Virginia Company?
Who was the first governor of the Jamestown settlement?
Lord de la Warr
What crop saved Jamestown?
Who married the daughter of Chief Powhatan, Pocahontas?
What was the legislative assembly of Jamestown?
House of bergicies
What was the official Church of England after the Protestant Reformation?
Who were the Protestants who wanted to leave and set up their own churches?
Mason and Dixon
Who were the separatists who came to the colonies for religious freedom?
What was the name of the ship the Pilgrims came to America on?
What percentage of Pilgrims passed away after their first winter?
Who were the two people showed the Pilgrims how to grow crops and where to hunt and fish?
Squanto and samoset
What Native American group participated in the First Thanksgiving?
What was the Puritan society that was based on the Bible?
What was the Great Migration?
movement of about five million southern blacks to the north and west between 1915 and 1960.
What city and colony did Thomas Hooker establish?
Connecticut colony and Massachusetts
What was special about the Fundamental Orders of Connecticut?
The first constitution in America
What was the Native American name for King Phillip?
What was the name of the Dutch Colony in North America?
What was the main settlement of the Dutch colony?
What was the name of the landowners who received grants to increase New Netherland's population?
After the British take over this Dutch colony what was its name changed to?
What was the name of the colony founded by William Penn?
What religious belief did William Penn follow that was known to be tolerant of other people’s views?
What is a pacifist?
Refuses to fight in wars
What was the economy of the Southern Colonies driven by?