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What were the reasons for English colonazation in America?
To increase wealth and power
For what reasons did the Jamestown settlers come to america.
The English also hoped that Va could be a base for missionary ativities among the Indian people and a source of gold, silver, and natural rasources that the nEnglish couyld not grow or easily abtain. This, in turn, would open new market trade.
Passed between Cape Charles and Cape Henry into the Chesapeake Bay.
Susan consant, godspeed,and the discovery
Cleanwater
Safe Harbor
Good Defense
Reason the areas of Jamestown was selected to begin a settlement.
authorize the establishment of colonies
First Charter
Allowed for a representives form of govement
Second Charter
Extended english rights to colonists
Third Charter
was the first elected legislative body in the colony and in English America.
Va House of Burgesses
a crop that is grown to sell for money rather than for use by the growers.
Cash Crop
settlers who came to the colony to work for a predetermined # of years to pay for there ocean voyage to North America.
Indentured Servants
water, soil, wood, coal, air, and the sun
Natursl Resources
people at work
Human Resource
goods made by people and used to procuce other goods and services
capital Resource
Name 2 reasons why settlers died.
Disease and starvation
The leader of the Jamestown colony was....
John Rolfe
In addition to growing crops, the settlers also raised .......
Livestock
Became the most importent way of life
Farming
He traded weapons, tools,lead cooking pots, and other capital resources.
John Smith
She beileved that the English and the American Indians could live in harmony.
Pocahontas
Pocahontas married.........
John Rolfe
They introduced new crops to the English, including corn and tobacco
Powhatan
A person who uses goods and services
Consumer
A person that uses resources to make goods.
producer
touchable things people make or use to satisfy needfs and wants.
goods
activites rhat satisfy people's needs and wants.
services
Farming
agriculture
Settled in the coastal Plainabd the Peidmont
English
settled in the Shenandoah Valley
Scot-Irish abd the Germans
settled in the Coastal Plain and the Peidmont
Africans
settled in the Coastal Plain and the Appalachain Plateau and the Peidmont
Indians
a medium of exchange
money
trade
barter
Buy a good or service now and paying at a later time
Credita good or service owned to another
good or service owed to another
debt
putting money away
saving