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1

List southern colonies

Virginia north and South Carolina Georgia and Maryland

2

List middle colonies

Pennsylvania ny Delaware and nj

3

West Indies islands like __ _____

St Thomas

4

Population in 1760?

1.5 million

5

Population in 1775?

2.5 million

6

Scots Irish from _____

Northern Iceland

7

Germans were _____ and Amish

Moravian

8

French Protestants ______

Huguenots

9

90% were _____ 19% were _____

Farmers
Slaves

10

Largest city?

Philly

11

2nd largest city?

Boston and ny

12

3rd largest city?

Charlestown

13

Essay about trade routes?

New England would send rum to Africa, and Africa would trade the rum for slaves, then the slaves would to to the West Indies and the West Indies would trade for molasses and they would send the molasses to NE

14

Merchantilism was ???

Colonies exist for benifitting England

15

Recreation in new world?

Quilting bees, corn husking, barn raising, weddings, fishing, elections etc

16

1760 Boone establishes ______________

Wilderness road though Cumberland gap

17

Boone was born in _____

Exeter

18

Benjamin rush was ____

Doctor

19

Ben Franklin was _____

Inventor

20

Harvard was in _____ established in year of ____

MA
1636

21

Franklin establishes what college

Philadelphia academy

22

1/3 of england could ____

Read and write

23

_____ or colonies could read and write

2/3

24

Poor Richards almanac?

Proverbs meteorology and astrology

25

Name if famous Silversmith

Paul revere

26

Famous musician?

William billings

27

Who studied stars?

Ben Banneker

28

Who came up with small pox vaccine

Cotton Mather

29

Bicameral was 2 house everywhere except

PA

30

Church of southern colonies?

Anglican