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King Charles I gave the Puritans a charter to settle on what continent?
North America
Who did Metacomet kead a revolt against in 1675?
English
Why did King George suppor the plan for the Georgia colony?
It would protect the Carolinas from the Spanish and French
What region was called the "breadbasket" of the colonies?
Middle Colonies
What was the agreement that all free male Puritans signed called?
covenant
A place for English debtors to live
Georgia
A colony where Catholics could practice their religion
Maryland
A dutch colonly taken over by the English
New York
The first colony to allow freedom of religion
Rhode Island
A colony founded by the Quakers
Pennsylvania
A place for English debtors to live
Georgia
A colony where Catholics could practice their religion
Maryland
A dutch colonly taken over by the English
New York
The first colony to allow freedom of religion
Rhode Island
A colony founded by the Quakers
Pennsylvania
What is the height of land above sea level called?
Elevation
What was the soil like in the Southern Colonies?
red clay
What colony was formed by the Quakers?
Pennsylvania
Why did the Puritans give children a free education?
So they could read the Bible.
What is indigo?
A plant that makes blue dye.
What were the men who owned all the land of the colony called?
proprietors
King Philip's War was fought because the Wampanoag wanted to keep their _____________.
land
Jewish, Portuguese, Dutch, Scots-Iris, Africans, and Germans all lived in these colonies.
Middle Colonies
Where did the Catholics settle?
Maryland
What do you call the difference in height between land areas?
relief
Allowing beliefs that may be different than your own.
tolerate
What do you call the steepest point of the mountain?
peak
James Oglethorp was a British general who founded a colony for debtors and poor people. What was the name of this colony?
Georgia
The Puritans wanted to leave England because their were put in jail because of their ________________.
religon
William Penn was a __________ who founded the colony of Pennsylvania.
Quaker