5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Number of Children a Puritan family had
- James Oglethorpe
- proprietary colony
- Carolina Rice
- a English colony in which the king gave land to proprietors in exchange for a yearly payment
- b Recognition that other people have the right to different opinions
- c 7-8
- d Founder and governor of the Georgia colony. He ran a tightly-disciplined, military-like colony. Slaves, alcohol, and Catholicism were forbidden in his colony. Many colonists felt that Oglethorpe was a dictator, and that (along with the colonist's dissatisfaction over not being allowed to own slaves) caused the colony to break down and Oglethorpe to lose his position as governor.
- e valuable crop grown in the Carolinas that was traded around the world
5 Multiple choice questions
- Wealthy landowners in the New Netherlands who got large estates by bringing 50 settlers.
- Company formed in 1629 by puritans to start a colony in America.
- 1588-1649 First governor of the Massachusetts Bay Colony in 1630.
- A Puritan minister who led about 100 settlers out of Massachusetts Bay to Connecticut because he believed that the governor and other officials had too much power. He wanted to set up a colony in Connecticut with strict limits on government.
- religious group who settled Pennsylvania - very tolerant and nonviolent
5 True/False questions
Pilgrims → A religious group who wanted to purify the Church of England. They came to America for religious freedom and settled Massachusetts Bay.
Puritans → A religious group who wanted to purify the Church of England. They came to America for religious freedom and settled Massachusetts Bay.
William Penn → Recognition that other people have the right to different opinions
Fundamental Orders of Connecticut → First Constitution written in America - limited the governor's power in Connecticut, allowed non church members to vote
Sabbath → a holy day for rest and worship