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  1. cash crops
  2. Anne Hutchinson
  3. Massachusettes Bay Company
  4. James Oglethorpe
  5. John Winthrop
  1. a Founder 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. b American colonist (born in England) who was banished from Boston for her religious views (1591-1643)
  3. c Company formed in 1629 by puritans to start a colony in America.
  4. d 1588-1649 First governor of the Massachusetts Bay Colony in 1630.
  5. e crops grown and sold for money such as tobacco

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. an 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.
  2. A Puritan minister who led about 100 settlers out of Massachusetts Bay to Connecticut because he believed that the governor and other officials had too much power. He wanted to set up a colony in Connecticut with strict limits on government.
  3. group of people who, in 1620, founded the colony of Plymouth Massachusetts to escape religious persecution in England
  4. Recognition that other people have the right to different opinions
  5. Wealthy landowners in the New Netherlands who got large estates by bringing 50 settlers.

5 True/False questions

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

          

  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. William PennRecognition that other people have the right to different opinions

          

  4. Where did New York get its name?from King Charles' brother the Duke of York

          

  5. Number of Children a Puritan family had7-8