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PURITANS
A RELIGIOUS GROUP THAT BELIEVED IN SIMPLE FORMS OF WORSHIP
TOLERANCE
A WILLINGNESS TO LET OTHERS PRACTICE THEIR OWN BELIEFS
TOWN MEETING
MEETING A WHICH NEW ENGLAND COLONISTS MEET TO DISCUSS ISSUES AND VOTE ON THEM
PATROON
OWNER OF HUGE ESTATE GRANTED BY THE DUTCH GOVERNMENT
PROPRIETARY COLONY
LAND PLACED BY THE KING INTO THE HANDS OF A PERSON OR GROUPS OF PEOPLE FOR PERSONAL USE OR TO RENT TO OTHERS
ROYAL COLONY
A COLONY UNDER CONTROL OF ENGLISH CROWN
QUAKERS
A GROUP OF PROTESTANT REFORMERS WHO BELIEVED THAT ALL PEOPLE ARE EQUAL UNDER GOD
CASH CROP
CROP THAT IS SOLD FOR MONEY AT MARKET
DEBTOR
A PERSON WHO OWED MONEY BUT COULD NOT PAY IT BACK
INDIGO
A PLANT USED TO MAKE VALUABLE BLUE DYE
SLAVE CODES
LAWS THAT CONTROL THE BEHAVIOR OF SLAVES AND DENIED THEM BASIC RIGHTS
RACISM
THE BELIEF THAT ONE RACE IS SUPERIOR TO ANOTHER
MERCANTILISM
AN ECONOMIC THEORY THAT CALLS FOR A COUNTRY TO EXPORT MORE THAN IT IMPORTS
EXPORT
GOODS THAT ARE SENT TO MARKETS OUTSIDE OF THE COUNTRY
IMPORT
GOODS THAT ARE BROUGHT INTO A COUNTRY
LEGISLATURE
GROUP OF PEOPLE WHO MAKE LAWS
INDENTURED SERVANT
A PERSON WHO SIGNED A CONTRACT TO WORK WTHOUT PAY FOR 4-7 YEARS FOR ANYONE WHO WOULD PAY HIS OR HER OCEAN PASSAGE TO THE AMERICAS
ENLIGHTENMENT
A MOVEMENT BASED ON BELIEF IN REASON AND SCIENTIFIC METHODS
WHAT IS THE GREAT AWAKENING?
A RELIGIOUS MOVEMENT THAT CONTRIBUTED TO THE GROWTH OF DEMOCRATIC IDEAS
DESCRIBE EDUCATION IN SOUTHERN COLONIES
TUTORS AT HOME,
SCHOOLS IN ENGLAND,
ATTENDED BY SONS OF WEALTHY PLANTERS
NAVIGATION ACTS
LISTED CERTAIN PRODUCTS THAT COLONIAL MERCHANTS COULD SHIP ONLY TO ENGLAND
WHO CANNOT VOTE?
WOMEN, AFRICANS, NATIVE AMERICANS, MEN WHO DID NOT OWN PROPERTY, MEN WHO WERE NOT CHRISTIAN,MEN WHO DID NOT BELONG TO A PARTICULAR CHURCH (IN SOME COLONIES)
WHO CAN VOTE?
WHITE, MALE, CHRISTIAN PROPERTY OWNERS OVER 21 YEARS OLD
HOW DID SLAVES CONTRIBUTE TO THE PLANTATIONS?
CLEARED LAND, RAISED CROPS OF TOBACCO, RICE AND INDIGO
ATTENDED LIVESTOCK
FARMING IN PLANTATIONS
SLAVES WORKED ON LARGE FARMS
RAISED RICE AND TOBACCO
PLANTERS GAINED WEALTH FROM EXPORTING CROPS
FARMING IN THE BACK COUNTRY
SETTLERS TENDED SMALL FARMS AND HUNTED GAME
LEAD SIMPLE LOFE FULL OF HARDSHIP
ACT OF TOLERATION
ENSURED THAT ALL CHRISTIANS COULD PRACTICE THEIR BELIEF THERE
WILLIAM PENN'S GOALS FOR PENNSYLVANIA
BE A MODEL OF RELIGIOUS FREEDOM, PEACE AND CHRISTIAN LIVING
ROLE OF FARMING IN THE MIDDLE COLONIES
RAISE CASH CROPS AND SELL GRAIN TO OTHER COLONIES
WHY DID PURITANS FOUND AND MOVE TO OTHER COLONIES?
TO REFORM THE CHURCH OF ENGLAND AND INTRODUCE SIMPLER FORMS OF WORSHIP
WHY WAS MASSACHUSETTS FOUNDED?
JOHN WINTHROP
TO WORSHIP FREELY
WHY WAS CONNECTICUT FOUNDED?
THOMAS HOOKER
TO LIMIT POWER OF GOVERNMENT
WHY WAS RHODE ISLAND FOUNDED?
ROGER WILLIAMS
TO SEPARATE CHURCH AND STATE