Terms in this set (28)
New England Colonies
Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, New Hampshire
New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware
Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia
crops, such as tobacco, sugar, and cotton, raised in large quantities in order to be sold for profit
Exchange goods without involving money.
A person who works for another in order to learn a trade
A group of people in one place who are ruled by a parent country elsewhere.
A document that gives the holder the right to organize settlements in an area
Colonists who received free passage to North America in exchange for working without pay for a certain number of years
A person who makes money by selling goods
plants grown for food
a large farm
A system of enforced servitude in which some people are owned by other people.
Massachusetts Bay Colony
A religious group who wanted to purify the Church of England. They came to America for religious freedom and settled Massachusetts Bay.
English dissenters who broke from Church of England, preache a doctrine of pacificism, inner divinity, and social equity, under William Penn they founded Pennsylvania