It was difficult to have a large independent farming businesses in New England because:
The soil was very rocky to plant on and the season was very short.
The Atlantic Ocean offered New Englanders many economic opportunities because:
Fisherman. They would have a lot of access to fish.
The Navigation Act of 1651 tried to ensure that England recieved money from colonial trade because:
Timber, sugar, and tabacoo could only be sold to England.
New England merchants traded with a wide range of people because:
They have a wide range from America to Europe to Africa and the West Indies.
The New England colonies were almost destroyed by a Native American uprising called King Philip's War because:
12 Puritain towns destroyed. 40 were attacked.
The Puritain religion began to decline in the 1700's because:
They started to live more material lives (less spitial)