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Who sailed west from Spain in 1492?
Christopher Columbus
The making of things on a large scale
industry
a landowner who had the right to start a colony
proprietor
A place ruled by another country
colony
A document containing basic rules for governing a colony
constitution
Who sold his part of NJ to the Quakers?
Lord Berkeley
Who did the Dutch send in search of a water route through North America?
Henry Hudson
The first town built in NJ by the Dutch was called...
Bergen
Who did the Duke of York send to America to defeat the Dutch?
Colonel Richard Nicolls
The Duke of York named NJ in honor of which friend?
Sir George Carteret
In the 1700s, NJ was one of England's middle ______.
colonies
In 1676, NJ was divided into
what two sections?
East and West
Queen ____ reunited East and West Jersey as the Royal Colony of NJ.
Anne
From 1702-1738, NJ was ruled by the Royal _____ of NY.
governor
During this time, only white men who owned land were allowed to ____.
vote
List 3 responsibilities of colonial boys.
1. cut firewood
2. cared for animals
3. led horses/oxen that pulled the plow
List 3 responsibilities of colonial girls
1. sewing
2. preparing food, washing pots
3. taking care of younger children
Colonial children went to school for only a few ___ each year and learned to read at home.
weeks
What people were forced to work long hours for no pay (for life)
slaves