GCA FS Unit 3 TWM DONE

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Great Awakening

Religious revival in the American colonies of the eighteenth century during which a number of new Protestant churches were established.

George Whitefield

succeeded John Wesley as leader of Calvinist Methodists in Oxford, England, major force in revivalism in England and America, journey to colonies sparked Great Awakening

Salem Witch Trials

Several accusations of witchcraft led to sensational trials in Salem, Massachusetts at which Cotton Mather presided as the chief judge. 18 people were hanged as witches. Afterwards, most of the people involved admitted that the trials and executions had been a terrible mistake.

Bacon's Rebellion

A rebellion lead by Nathaniel Bacon with backcountry farmers to attack Native Americans in an attemp to gain more land

Triangular Trade

the transatlantic trading network along which slaves and other goods were carried between Africa, England, Europe, the West Indies, and the colonies in the Americas

Mercantilism

transactions (sales and purchases) having the objective of supplying commodities (goods and services)

cash crops

crops that could be sold for money

middle passage

the route in between the western ports of Africa to the Caribbean and southern U.S. that carried the slave trade

plantations

Huge farms that required a large labor force to grow crops

indentured servants

colonists who received free passage to North America in exchange for working without pay for a certain number of years

planters

wealthy farmers with large plantations

pirates

those who rob at sea

Northern Society

North-Normal homes/Middling sort/Puritan/Urban/Ship building Whaling/Practical Education

Southern Society

South-Plantations/loyalist/Protestant /Country/Cash Crops/Strong Education

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