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  1. Puritans
  2. John Winthrop
  3. Roger Williams
  4. Anne Hutchinson
  5. Carolina Rice
  1. a A religious group who wanted to purify the Church of England. They came to America for religious freedom and settled Massachusetts Bay.
  2. b valuable crop grown in the Carolinas that was traded around the world
  3. c He founded Rhode Island for separation of Church and State. He believed that the Puritans were too powerful and was ordered to leave the Massachusetts Bay Colony for his religious beliefs.
  4. d American colonist (born in England) who was banished from Boston for her religious views (1591-1643)
  5. e 1588-1649 First governor of the Massachusetts Bay Colony in 1630.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. group of people who, in 1620, founded the colony of Plymouth Massachusetts to escape religious persecution in England
  2. crops grown and sold for money such as tobacco
  3. English colony in which the king gave land to proprietors in exchange for a yearly payment
  4. Company formed in 1629 by puritans to start a colony in America.
  5. Wealthy landowners in the New Netherlands who got large estates by bringing 50 settlers.

5 True/False questions

  1. James OglethorpeFounder and governor of the Georgia colony. He ran a tightly-disciplined, military-like colony. Slaves, alcohol, and Catholicism were forbidden in his colony. Many colonists felt that Oglethorpe was a dictator, and that (along with the colonist's dissatisfaction over not being allowed to own slaves) caused the colony to break down and Oglethorpe to lose his position as governor.

          

  2. Fundamental Orders of ConnecticutFounder and governor of the Georgia colony. He ran a tightly-disciplined, military-like colony. Slaves, alcohol, and Catholicism were forbidden in his colony. Many colonists felt that Oglethorpe was a dictator, and that (along with the colonist's dissatisfaction over not being allowed to own slaves) caused the colony to break down and Oglethorpe to lose his position as governor.

          

  3. Bacon's Rebellionan uprising in 1676 in the Virginia Colony, led by Nathaniel Bacon. It was the first rebellion in the American colonies in which discontented frontiersmen took part; a similar uprising in Maryland occurred later that year. The uprising was a protest against the governor of Virginia, William Berkeley.

          

  4. SabbathA religious group who wanted to purify the Church of England. They came to America for religious freedom and settled Massachusetts Bay.

          

  5. QuakersA religious group who wanted to purify the Church of England. They came to America for religious freedom and settled Massachusetts Bay.

          

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