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This term means that a nation becomes strong by increasing its supply of gold and expanding trade
mercantilism
"Dutch plantations"
patroons
Founded Rhode Island.....
Roger Williams
Founded the Georgia colony...
James Oglethorpe
Thomas Hooker's colony....
Connecticut
Name the New England colonies...
RI MASS NH CONN
This modern state is where the Pilgrims and Puritans settled....
MASS
These are the Middle colonies....
DEL NY NJ PA
Lord Baltimore's colony....
MD
The Quaker colony...
PA
Pennsylvania settlers were the most unfair to the Indians TRUE/FALSE
False
TRUE/FALSE...Roger Williams thought the church and government should be separate
True
These many peolple were executed in Salem for witch craft....
20
Exporting more than importing is a key part of.....
mercantilism
The Navigation Acts were designed for this reason....
To enrich England and boost its power
Be sure you know the provisions in the English Bill of Rights....
Good advice, thanks
This colony was the first to start public education...
MASS
Be able to explain the beginnings of the RI colony and how its governmentdiffered from that of MASS
OK, thanks for the heads up
Be able to provide evidence that England thought the colonies existed for the good of England...
Why, is this an essay question?
Know your map of Colonial America.....
You mean I should study the map? (Yesssiiiiiirrrreeee)
Long time leader of the Puritan colony....
John Winthrop
Which was settled first.....Jamestown or Mass.
Jamestown
Mass. settlers fought a bitter war with this Indian tribe.....
Wampanoag
Whale oil was used as fuel in these....
lamps
England took what is now New York from this other European nation...
Netherlands
A minimum of these many families had to live on a patroon.....
FIFTY
Peter Stuyvesant was a governor in this colony...
New Netherlands
King Charles II gave this Duke permission to take land from the Dutch...
York
The Delaware River separates these 2 colonies (today states).....
PA NJ
Why did the Quakers leave England...
Sought religious freedom
What does "Pennsylvania" mean......
Penn's woodlands
Although Wm Penn tolerated most religions, he was forced to turned away these 2 groups by English officials.....
Jews Catholics
The Pennsylvania Dutch really came from this other European nation....
Germany
Before it weas called Delaware, it was called....
Pennsylvania's Lower Counties
Winters were milder in New England or the Middle Colonies...
Middle
The Great Wagon Road was originally a trail made by these Indians...
Iroquois
These are the Southern Colonies...
VA MD NC SC GA
These were the Breadbasket Colonies...
The Middle Colonies
This name refers to the border between MD and PA...
Mason-Dixon Line
Lord Baltimore's real last name....
Calvert
This was the main religious group settling MD....
Catholics
Which colony had the Act of Toleration....
MD
Bacon's Rebellion took place in this colony....
VA
The original name of Charleston, SC...
Charles Town
Two of the main crops grown in the Southern colonies...
rice tobacco
Founder of GA....
James Oglethorpe
Which colony group had the best climate and geography for farming....
Southern colonies
Names of laws made especially for slaves....
Slave codes
This term referred to the trip across the Atlantic by African slaves....
Middle Passage
Most Southerners did or did not own slaves...
did not
This was the largest and busiest seaport in the colonies....
Philadelphia
Molasses is made from this.....
sugar cane
This term means a group of lawmakers....
legislature
England's King James was deposed during this....
Glorious Revolution
Who started the American Philosophical Society....
Ben Franklin
This was the highest of the classes of people.....
gentry
Length of indenture for those servants....
4 to 7 years
What is Gullah....
a West African language
This was the religious movement in the early to mid 18th century....
Great Awakening
The wealthy planter in the South sent their kids here for education...
England
At what age were boys apprenticed....
12-13
This Englishman explained how gravity worked...
Isaac Newton
Author of Poor Richard's Almanac....
Ben Franklin