Chapter 3 Review Lonsbery
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Leader of Jamestown
1st permanent English settlement
a person who takes a religious journey, separatists
settlement of the Pilgrims
What actions did John Smith take to help Jamestown?
-tough new laws - put up new buildings -had people cut timber -planted crops "He who works not eats not"
What was Virginia's form of representative government called?
Virginia House of Burgesses
What crop did the Virginia colonists have great success growing for profit?
Why did the Pilgrims settle in Plymouth?
escape religious persecution
What was the Pilgrims's form of representative government called?
Leader of the Puritans
Wanted to change Church of England, persecuted
argued with Puritan leaders, persecuted, founded Rhode Island
An assembly of townspeople that decides local issues
Why did the Puritans establish Massachusetts Bay Colony?
Wanted to change the C of E, persecuted
What were the Puritan's forms of representative government called?
New England town meeting, General Court
Why did Roger Williams leave the Massachusetts Bay Colony?
questioned church leader, persecuted
How did the geography and climate of the New England colonies affect their economies?
Poor soil, cold, bad farming, good for fishing
Land grant to individual or family
What were William Penny's goals when he founded Pennsylvania?
-Quakers safe -
Controlled by a king
How did the geography and climate of the Middle Colonies affect their economies?
Warmer better soil, more rain, grow grain, "Bread Basket"
Led the frontier settlers, rebolted against Jamestown
Proprietor of Maryland
Founded GA -buffer -debtors
Why did Lord Baltimore found Maryland and support for its Act of Toleration?
Catholics could escape persecution
Why did James Oglethorpe found Georgia?
Buffer and debtors
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