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(AP) 13 Colonies

These flashcards are being made for my AP US history class; they recognize the thirteen colonies with their distinctive physical characterics, religions, government, economy, and who founded it.
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What type of government/colony was Virginia?
Royal
What type of government/colony was New Hampshire?
Royal
What type of government/colony was Massachusetts?
Royal
What type of goverment/colony was Maryland?
Proprietary
What type of government was Connecticut?
Self-governing
What type of government was Rhode Island?
Self-governing
What type of government was Delaware?
Proprietary
What type of government was North Carolina?
Royal
Who founded Virginia?
London Company
Who founded New Hampshire?
Jason Mason and others
Who founded Massachusetts?
Puritans
Who founded Maryland?
Lord Baltimore
Who founded Connecticut?
Massachusetts Emigrants
Who founded Rhode Island?
Roger Williams
Who founded Delaware?
Swedes
Who founded North Carolina?
Virginians
Virginia's economy was based upon
tobacco
Economy of New Hampshire
cattle and grain
Economy of Massachusetts
cattle and grain/shipbuilding/rum
Economy of Maryland
tobacco/iron
Economy of Connecticut
cattle and grain/iron/shipbuilding
Economy of Rhode Island
cattle and grain/iron/shipbuilding/rum
New Jersey Economy
trade/iron/cattle and grain/shipbuilding
Economy of Delaware
trade/iron/cattle and grain/shipbuilding
Economy of N. Carolina
tobacco/rice and indigo/lumber/naval
Virginia Religion
Anglican
New Hampshire Religion
Congregational
Massachusetts Religion
Congregational
Maryland Religion
Anglican
Connecticut Religion
Congregational
Rhode Island Religion
No fortified religion
Delaware Religion
No fortified religion
N. Carolina Religion
Anglican
Geography of Virginia
rich soil and coasts
geography of new hampshire
stony soil and harbors
geography of massachusetts
stony soil and harbors
geography of maryland
rich soil
geography of connecticut
stony soil and harbors
geography of rhode island
stony soil and harbors
geography of delaware
lots of freshwater and fertile soils and harbors
geography of n. carolina
rich soil and coasts
What type of government was New York?
Royal
What type of government was New Jersey?
Royal
What type of government was South Carolina?
Royal
What type of government was Georgia?
Royal
What type of government was Pennsylvania?
Proprietary
Who founded New York?
Dutch/Duke of York
Who founded New Jersey?
Berkeley and Carteret
Who founded S. Carolina?
8 Nobles
Who founded Pennsylvania?
William Penn
Who founded Georgia?
James Ogelthorpe and others
New York Economy
cattle and grain/lumber/iron
S. Carolina Economy
rice and indigo/naval/lumber/trade
Pennsylvania Economy
fur/iron/lumber/cattle and grain
Georgia Economy
rice and indigo/trade
New York Religion
Anglican
Carolina Religion
Anglican
New Jersey Religion
no fortified religion
Pennsylvania Religion
no fortified religion
Georgia Religion
Anglican
geography of new york
fertile soil and forestation
geography of new jersey
fertile soil and wide rivers
geography of s. carolina
rich soil/forestation/coasts
geography if pennsylvania
fertile soil and forestation
geography of georgia
rich soil