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What geographical advantage most helped the Middle Colonies become known as the "breadbasket" colonies?
good fertile land
After taking control of New Netherland from the Dutch, which two colonies did the English form in that regain?
New York and New Jersey
What was important to the prosperity of the Middle Colonies?
Rich Farmlands, ports, trade, artisans, fur, and lumber
What document proves that some people in the Middle Colonies had self government?
The frame of government in Pennsylvania
How did the Middle Colonies differ from the New England Colonies?
Middle colonies has more churches and mixed religions
Why did most market towns in the Middle Colonies have gristmills?
they needed to grind grain into flour.
What types of worker made finished goods from farm products?
artisans, bakers, soap makers, butlers, and flour millers
What is an artisan? Give examples.
a crafter worker, black smith, cooper, silver smith, carpenters, and ship builders.
The fertile land, deep harbors, and mild climate of the Middle Colonies all contributed to the region's __________.
The thousands of __________ who settled in the Middle Colonies added to the region's diversity.
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