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Which colony was a safe haven for Catholics?

Maryland

1

What is the term for the route that transported slaves from West Africa to the Americas?

Middle passage

2

What colony did the English take from the Dutch without firing a shot?

New Neatherland

3

What agricultural crop allowed the colony to become successful?

Rice

4

Who made rice a successful crop in Carolina?

African slaves

5

What English colony was known as the "social experiment"?

Georgia

6

What English colony was known as the "holy experiment" and was a safe haven for the Quakers?

Pennsylvania

7

What is a country trying to maintain if it is exporting more than it imports?

A balance of trade

8

What caused the free indentured servants and small farmers to rebel in Bacon's Rebellion?

An increase in the number of indentured servants

9

What is the name of the religious revivals known as in the mid 1700's?

The Great Awakening

10

What legislation was passed to required all goods must be routed on ships of the English Empire?

The Navigation Acts

11

What was the significance of Bacon's Rebellion?

There was a switch from using indentured servants to using slaves

12

Give me three reasons why Chesapeake life was dangerous and difficult?

1. There was a high death rate
2. Rural society - most lived on scattered farms
3. No central markets - slow to develop