13 Colonies Study Guide
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Founder of Connecticut
Founder of Delaware
Founder of Georgia
Founder of Maryland
Founder of Massachusetts
Founder of New Hampshire
Founder of New Jersey
Founder of New York
Founder of the Carolinas
Founder of Pennsylvania
Founder of Rhode Island
Founder of Virginia
What 2 religious groups were responsible for settling Massachusetts?
Puritans and Pilgrims
What colony was mainly founded for a place for debtors?
Most of the New England colonies were founded for what purpose?
In 1712 what colony was divided into 2 parts due to differences?
What business was important in New York?
What made the soil in New England bad for farming?
It was too rocky
The southern colonies were mainly divided into what 2 geographical areas?
Why did Pennsylvania attract so many settlers?
It was a place for religious freedom.
What was at the center of New England society?
What was the most important crop for Virginia?
What was an important crop in the Middle Colonies?
What was and important resource for the New England colonies?
Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Connecticut, Rhode Island
New England Colonies
New York, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware
Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia
What religious group was considered reformists?
What religious group was considered separatists?
During the Great Migration people went from England to
Massachusetts Bay Colony
The Fundamental Orders of Connecticut were written to
limit the power of the gov't
The Middle Colonies were unlike other English Colonies because they were settled by
colonists from many countries.
Bacon's Rebellion showed that
the settlers were wanting Indian land.