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In what year was the Carolina Colony split into two colonies
Caroline split into two colonies in 1712.
How did the government of the Maryland Colony protect religious freedoms?
The government was formed by colonists made sure religious freedoms were protected; unlike England.
What led to conflicts between colonists and Native Americans?
Native Americans lived in the areas that the settlers wanted to live. The more colonists that took over the land; more conflicts arose.
How did the economy of the Southern Colonies depend on enslaved Africans?
Southern Colonies grew as a result of growing plantations and the labor of enslaved Africans.
What was the main cash crop in Virginia, Maryland, and northern North Carolina - rice, tobacco, indigo, or wheat?
Which city was an important shipbuilding center - Jamestown, Baltimore, New Bern, or Savannah?
Why were waterways in the Southern Colonies especially important?
Waterways were important for shipping goods, growing cities, and making new jobs.
How did the location of a farm in the Southern Colonies affect the kind of crops grown there?
The ground was to wet and climate too warm in most Southern Colonies to grow tobacco; instead they grew rice.
How did enslaved Africans resist slavery? Why would it be important to come up with creative ways to work against slavery?
Slaves resisted work by breaking tools, faking sick, and working slowly. If slaves were caught not working the punishment was harsh.
What were the reasons for the founding of the Maryland Colony?
The Calverts, who were Catholic, wanted to build a colony in North America that would make money and also a refuge for their religion.
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