Create an account
Why did the Puritans send a small group of colonists ahead of John Winthrop and other colonists?
The Puritans wanted the first group to go ahead and get their colony started by building buildings and starting farms.
Name three types of industries that the Massachusetts Bay Colony relied on.
shipbuilding, fishing, fur trading
What made the New England Colonies different from one another?
They each had different religious beliefs.
What happened to dissenters of Puritan rulers in Massachusetts?
They were forced to leave their colony.
How did many of the Middle and Southern Colonies get started?
King Charles II gave away large plots of land.
Name the New England (Northern) Colonies. (Hint: There were 4)
Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, New Hampshire
Name the Southern Colonies. (Hint: There were 5)
Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia
Which of the following greatly angered the Spanish?:
a- The colony at Roanoke failed
b-Francis Drake raided Spanish ships
Francis Drake raided Spanish ships
What colonies did the French found as a result of searching for the Northwest Passage?
Quebec and Montreal
What river did the Dutch take control of as a result of searching for the Northwest Passage?
Please allow access to your computer’s microphone to use Voice Recording.
Having trouble? Click here for help.
We can’t access your microphone!
Click the icon above to update your browser permissions and try again
Reload the page to try again!Reload
Press Cmd-0 to reset your zoom
Press Ctrl-0 to reset your zoom
It looks like your browser might be zoomed in or out. Your browser needs to be zoomed to a normal size to record audio.
Please upgrade Flash or install Chrome
to use Voice Recording.
For more help, see our troubleshooting page.
Your microphone is muted
For help fixing this issue, see this FAQ.
Star this term
You can study starred terms together