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What is Mercantilism?
Britian's plan to set up colonies that would provide her resourses and markets to make her a powerful nation.
What is a Colony?
a settled area under the control of country outside its own border.
What is to colonize?
to establish a colony
What is hierarchy?
a nation that divides its people into classes and allows its upper class to have more rights and priviledges than its lower classes.
What is to immigrant?
a person who moves into a new country to live permantly
What is an indentured servant?
a person who agreed to work without wages for some years in exchange for having their passage paid to the colonies.
What is culture?
the common behaviors and beliefs of a group of people
What is migrate?
to move from one place to another (country)
What is patriarchy?
a nation where men are legally superior to women