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1

a young person who learns a skill from a more experienced person

apprentice

2

the second leg of a three part voyage

Middle Passage

3

a religious movement that revived many colonists' interest in religion

Great Awakening

4

Routes shaped like giant triangles

Triangular Trade Routes

5

reference book with facts and figures

Almanac

6

people who rely on themselves for most of what they need

self-sufficient

7

an open space where sheep and cattle could graze

Town Common

8

a skilled worker who makes things by hand

artisan

9

fight between enslaved people and owners near a river in South Carolina

Stono Rebellion

10

document that permitted colonists to settle on land claimed by their ruler

charter

11

person who journeys for religious reasons

Pilgrim

12

a person who views differ from others

dissenter

13

shares in a company often sold to raise money for the company

stock

14

Pilgrims' written plan of government for their colony

Mayflower Compact

15

crop grown for profit

cash crop

16

waterway connecting the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans

Northwest Passage

17

person who owes money

debtor

18

unjust treatment of a person because of his or her beliefs

persecution

19

a person who agreed to work for someone for a certain amount of time in exchange for the cost of the ocean voyage to North America

indentured servant

20

Group from England who wanted to purify, or reform, the Church of England

Puritans

21

Person who wanted to separate from the Church of England

Spearatist

22

Owner

proprietor

23

The first law-making assembly in an English colony

House of Burgesses