Flashcards in unit 1a Deck (32):
Which colony was created by the puritans?
Which colonies were created by settlers who left the Puritan colony of Massachusetts?
Connecticut, Rhode Island, and New Hampshire
Which colony was created after the English took over New Netherlands?
Which colony promised large tracts of land, trial by jury, religious freedom, and a representative government to encourage settlement?
Which colony was created by William Penn and the Quakers?
Which colony was originally settled by Swedes under the government of Pennsylvania?
Which colony was established so that Catholics could have religious freedom?
Which colony was created so debtors could get a fresh start and to provide protection from Spanish Florida?
Which colony is the setting for the book WITCH OF BLACKBIRD POND?
a way of seeing or looking at something from your perspective is the definition of…
Point of view
the relationship between two or more events in which they act upon and are connected to one another is the definition of the term…
discovery leads to exploration, which in turn leads to colonization is an example of…
A way of passing on ideas by word-of-mouth
A document that gives the holder of the right to organize settlements in an area is the definition of the term…
A company in which investors buy stock in the company in return for a share of its future profits is the definition of the term…
Joint stock company
A 50 acre grant of land given to colonial settlers who paid their own way into the colony is the definition of the term…
A person who puts money in a project in order to earn a profit is the definition of the term...
Labor who agreed to work without pay for a certain period of time in exchange for passage to America is the definition of the term...
Separatist who journeyed to the colonies during the 1600s for a religious purpose is the definition of the term…
A large estate run by an owner or manager farmed by laborers who d there is the definition of the term…
Person or country that owes money is the definition of the term…
What is the crop that made Jamestown successful and wealthy?
Who saved Jamestown's leader Capt. John Smith from having his brains beat out
Pocahontas daughter of the Indian chief Powhatan
After facing early problems Jamestown survived because of the leadership of captain
What is the name of James towns government that first met in 1619 the first English government in America
House of burgesses
What term is used to describe Protestants who wanted to reform the Anglican church
What term is used to describe those who wanted to leave England to set up their own churches
A formal document written in 1620 that provided law and order to the Plymouth colony is the definition of the term…
The definition of colony is…
A settlement ruled by a distant parent country
The three reasons for English settlers to come to America are…
Voice in government, religious freedom, economic opportunity
The reason Africans came to America is…
They were forced to come as slaves against their will