31 terms

American History Book 2 Quiz 3

Absolute Monarch
A king who does not share any power
Divine Right
A right from god to be king
Glorious Revolution
An event in 1688 where the english got rid of King JamesII
Subsistence Farming
Growing enough only for yourself
Triangular Trade
Trading different items between Europe, Africa, and The Colonies
Debtors Prison
Jail for people who could not pay their bills
Royal Colonies
Colonies controlled by the king of England with leaders appointed by him
Proprietary Colonies
Colonies owned by individuals
On the edge of civilization
Mountain Divide
The place in high mountains where waters change direction
An indian word meaning "Meadowland"
Mountain Gap
An opening that helps get over mountains
Wilderness Road
The name of the way through the Appalachian Mountains built by Daniel Boone
New World
A name given to America by the people of Europe
Absolute Monarch, Divine Right
King James II wanted to be ____________ __________ and have all the power. He believed he had the ___ _______ to rule
Since the land wasn't right, __________ farming was the only kind in england
Debtors Prison, Georgia
The people of England who couldn't pay their bills were sent to ________ _________ and James Oglethorpe planned to bring many of them to _________
The eight colonies that were controlled by the king of England were called __________ colonies
Proprietary, Individuals
The three __________ Colonies were owned by ______
The frontier offered people ____________
Mountain Divide
The flow of water changes direction at a _________ _________
Mountain Gap, Wilderness Road
Daniel Boone found an indian trail through a ________ _________ and this later became known as the ___________ _________.
The indian name for Meadowland is __________.
Glorious Revolution, 1688
The _________ ________ took place in England in the year _________
James II, William and Mary
King __________ was removed during this Revolution and __________ and __________ took over as King and Queen
Europe, Africa, and North America
Name three continents that were included in the triangular trade.
Wanted to trade with indians, wanted to find pacific ocean, were criminals that were chased out
Give three reasons why people wanted to move west
Appalachian Mountains, Great Smoky, Allegheny, White, Green
The mountain chain running down the east coast is the ________ __________. Name four of the 8 parts
Because they would have to spend money to build forts and send soldiers to the people
Why did the british not want the people to move west
What were the English lawmakers called
Brave, Accurate, Honest, Dependable
What kind of people could make it on the frontier?