U.S. History to 1865 - SOL Flash Cards Set 2
This regions natural resources include timber, fish, and deep harbors
This regions human resources include skilled craftsmen, shopkeepers and shipbuilders.
-This region has moderate summers and cold winters.
-Contains the Appalachian Mountains, Boston Harbor, hilly terrain, rocky soil and a jagged coastline
-Village and church the center of social life
-Religious reformers and separatists
-Depended on the Southern region for cotton and raw materials.
-Depended on the Mid-Atlantic region for livestock and grains.
This regions natural resources include rich farmland and rivers.
This regions human resources include unskilled and skilled workers and fisherman.
-This region has mild winters and moderate climate, wide and deep rivers.
-Contains the Appalachian Mountains, coastal lowlands, harbors and bays.
This region has livestock, grain and fish.
This region has fishing, shipbuilding industry and naval supplies.
-villages and cities
Traded with both the Southern and New England colonies to get products they didn't produce.
This regions natural resources included fertile land, rivers and harbors.
This regions human resources included farmers, and enslaved African Americans.
-Humid climate with mild winters and hot summers.
-Contained the Appalachian Mountains, Piedmont, Atlantic Coastal Plain, good harbors and rivers.
This region had tobacco, cotton, indigo, and wood products.
-Social life centered around plantations, slavery, mansions, indentured servants, few cities, few schools, Church of England
Depended on the New England region for manufactured goods including tools and equipment.
-The "Lost Colony"
-1st permanent English settlement in North America.
-Economic venture by the Virginia Company.
-settled by separatists from the Church of England who wanted to avoid religious persecution.
-settled by Puritans who wanted to avoid religious persecution.
-settled by Quakers who wanted freedom to practice their faith without interference.
-settled by people who had been in debtors' prisons in England. They hoped to economic freedom in the New World.
-lived in the South
-relied on indentured servants and slaves for labor
-educated in some cases
-had a rich social culture
-worked the land according to the region and relied on family members for labor
-worked in towns and on plantations
-lived in small villages and cities
-worked as caretakers, houseworkers, and homemakers
-were not allowed to vote
-had few opportunities for an education
Free African Americans
-were able to own land
-had economic freedom and could work for pay and decide how to spend their money
-were not allowed to vote
-made a contract to work for in return for their passage to the colonies
-were free at the end of their contract
Enslaved African Americans
-captured in Africa and sold to slave traders....then shipped to the colonies
-owned as property for life with no rights
-children of enslaved African Americans were born into slavery
Economic and Religious
The two reasons colonies were established.
- prison for people who are unable to pay a debt (bills)
a person with no rights that is a servant to another person
having a supply to use