Flashcards in Chapter 3-Colonial Life Deck (36):
What was the cash crop of the Chesapeake Bay region
What type of farms dominated the Chesapeake Bay region
Who relied on planters to fund their trans-Atlantic voyage and other fees
To provide for a large labor force and to make up for a high infant mortality rate, families produced many ____ during colonial days.
This was a subsistence crop throughout the all colonies.
These were used to ship almost all goods during colonial days
Tobacco was transported in a special container called a ____
Almost all shipping in the Chesapeake Region was by _____ thus making roads and towns unneccessary
Governor ____ of Virginia created a crisis during Bacon's Rebellion by not pushing Indians off good land for recently released indentured servants.
The Results of Bacon's Rebellion in Virginia was an increase in ____ labor rather than indentured servant labor.
He led a rebellion in the Chesapeake Region that called for more land to the lower classes.
South Carolina's cash crops were ____ and ___.
Indigo and rice
Georgia was set up by James Oglethorpe as a ____ colony.
This region's environment was little different than Europe's, had no plantations or cash crops, and had few exportable products.
The primary economic activities for the New England region included ____ and ____.
Fishing and ship-building
What three commodities were the primary goods of the Triangular Trade?
This dried product was used by New England farmers as livestock feed.
This was used as a fuel for lighting lamps in the colonies.
Sawmills in New England were powered by ___ in colonial days.
Water fall power
This was the leading class in New England society.
A pure society, holy watching, and a culture of suspicion lead the religious group called ____ into a period of witch hunts.
The production of ____ in the Middle Colonies were a very labor intensive activity.
The Middle Colonies grew with the fur trade with the ____.
Many _____ immigrant settlers moved to the frontier of the Middle Colonies like Pennsylvania.
Germantown, Penn. was initially settled by many _____ immigrants.
Many Quakers and Germans settled this early American colony
The early settlers to Maryland were _____.
The _____ Act was passed in Maryland to allow religious freedom for Protestants and Catholics, however Jews were not included in this freedom.
Religious Toleration Act
Logic and reason in sicence, religion, and government flourished during the ____.
People are shaped by their societies is a basic idea of ____.
John Locke believed in these three "Natural Rights"
Consent by the governed is the basic idea by John Locke and other enlightenment thinkers and is often called _____.
The Social Contract
He believed in Separation of Powers
Separation of Powers justified the creation of ______ as found in the United States Constitution.
Checks and Balances
List two Great Awakening preachers