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These flashcards are being made for my AP US history class; they recognize the thirteen colonies with their distinctive physical characterics, religions, government, economy, and who founded it.

What type of government/colony was Virginia?

Royal

What type of government/colony was New Hampshire?

Royal

What type of government/colony was Massachusetts?

Royal

What type of goverment/colony was Maryland?

Proprietary

What type of government was Connecticut?

Self-governing

What type of government was Rhode Island?

Self-governing

What type of government was Delaware?

Proprietary

What type of government was North Carolina?

Royal

Who founded Virginia?

London Company

Who founded New Hampshire?

Jason Mason and others

Who founded Massachusetts?

Puritans

Who founded Maryland?

Lord Baltimore

Who founded Connecticut?

Massachusetts Emigrants

Who founded Rhode Island?

Roger Williams

Who founded Delaware?

Swedes

Who founded North Carolina?

Virginians

Virginia's economy was based upon

tobacco

Economy of New Hampshire

cattle and grain

Economy of Massachusetts

cattle and grain/shipbuilding/rum

Economy of Maryland

tobacco/iron

Economy of Connecticut

cattle and grain/iron/shipbuilding

Economy of Rhode Island

cattle and grain/iron/shipbuilding/rum

New Jersey Economy

trade/iron/cattle and grain/shipbuilding

Economy of Delaware

trade/iron/cattle and grain/shipbuilding

Economy of N. Carolina

tobacco/rice and indigo/lumber/naval

Virginia Religion

Anglican

New Hampshire Religion

Congregational

Massachusetts Religion

Congregational

Maryland Religion

Anglican

Connecticut Religion

Congregational

Rhode Island Religion

No fortified religion

Delaware Religion

No fortified religion

N. Carolina Religion

Anglican

Geography of Virginia

rich soil and coasts

geography of new hampshire

stony soil and harbors

geography of massachusetts

stony soil and harbors

geography of maryland

rich soil

geography of connecticut

stony soil and harbors

geography of rhode island

stony soil and harbors

geography of delaware

lots of freshwater and fertile soils and harbors

geography of n. carolina

rich soil and coasts

What type of government was New York?

Royal

What type of government was New Jersey?

Royal

What type of government was South Carolina?

Royal

What type of government was Georgia?

Royal

What type of government was Pennsylvania?

Proprietary

Who founded New York?

Dutch/Duke of York

Who founded New Jersey?

Berkeley and Carteret

Who founded S. Carolina?

8 Nobles

Who founded Pennsylvania?

William Penn

Who founded Georgia?

James Ogelthorpe and others

New York Economy

cattle and grain/lumber/iron

S. Carolina Economy

rice and indigo/naval/lumber/trade

Pennsylvania Economy

fur/iron/lumber/cattle and grain

Georgia Economy

rice and indigo/trade

New York Religion

Anglican

Carolina Religion

Anglican

New Jersey Religion

no fortified religion

Pennsylvania Religion

no fortified religion

Georgia Religion

Anglican

geography of new york

fertile soil and forestation

geography of new jersey

fertile soil and wide rivers

geography of s. carolina

rich soil/forestation/coasts

geography if pennsylvania

fertile soil and forestation

geography of georgia

rich soil

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