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Christopher Columbus thought the world was _____________.
round
Explorers searched the New World for ________________.
gold and riches
Why did people on the Mayflower come to the New World?
They wanted religious freedom.
Which group traded with the Dutch?
Lenni Lenape
How did Delaware get its name?
From the governor of the colony of Virginia.
conquer
to take over and rule
colony
a settlement or land ruled by another country
dispute
a disagreement
mutiny
to revolt against the captain of a ship
surrender
in war, to give up to the other side
Dutch explorer who found Hudson and Delaware Rivers.
Henry Hudson
The first English Colony.
Jamestown
The first Dutch colony in Delaware.
Zwaanendael
First successful colony in Delaware.
New Sweden
Received land for the Quakers from the king of England.
William Penn
William Penn gets the colony of Delaware ________________.
earlier
Mason-Dixon markers are placed on part of Delaware's borders _______________.
later