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Humanities 9 Chapter 8

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Cabot
Discoverd Newfoundland and looked for the Northwest Passage.
Cartier
French explorer who explored the St. Lawrence river and laid claim to the region for France
Seigneur
A landowner in New France.
Habitants
French Canadian farmers
Vikings
First European people known to have visited the Americas
Samuel de Champlain
French explorer who founded Quebec, the first permanent French settlement in North America
Jesuit Missionaries
Studied native language and culture to help influence Christianity in New France
Filles de Roi
Known as the "Kings daughters".Sent between 1663 and 1673, their purpose was to be a spouse to unmarried men.
Courer de Bois
French colonist who lived in the woods as a fur trapper
Profit
The amount of money left over after expenses are taken out
Raw Materials
Natural resources, such as trees or furry animals
FInished Product
A manufactured good made from raw material
New France
Name of French colony in Canada
Immigration
The act of moving to a new country to settle
Heathen
An uncivilized or irreligious person
Artifacts
Objects made and used by early humans
Colonized
Established settlements in Canada
Racist
A person with a belief that one race is better than another
Charter
A written grant of authority from the king
Culture
The way a group of people live