Flashcards in Chapter 3 Deck (20):
Who sent the Spanish Armada to try and convert England back to Catholicism?
King Phillip II
What was the first English settlement in America?
Who established Roanoke?
Sir walker Raleigh
What was the word left behind on Roanoke Island that John White saw when he returned?
What is a joint-stock company?
Inverstors buy stock to help set the settlement up and once profits are reached, the Inverstors get a percentage.
What was the settlement established by the Virginia Company?
Joint stock company
Who was the first governor of the Jamestown settlement?
What crop saved Jamestown?
Who married the daughter of Chief Powhatan, Pocahontas?
What was the legislative assembly of Jamestown?
The house of burgesses
What was the official Church of England after the Protestant Reformation?
Who were the Protestants who wanted to reform the Anglican Church?
Who were the Protestants who wanted to leave and set up their own churches?
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?
Squanto and samoset tribe
What was the Great Migration?
During the 1630s over 15000 purtians went to mass to ecscape persecution and encomic struggles In England.