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11 terms

Room 109 The French and the Dutch in the New World

STUDY
PLAY
DEMAND
A desire for a good or a service by people willing to pay for it
SUPPLY
The amount of a good that is offered for sale
ALLY
A partner
PROPRIETARY COLONY
A colony owned by a one person who was chosen by a king or a queen.
JACQUES MARQUETTE
A French Jesuit missionary who explored the Mississippi river with Louis Joliet
LOUIS JOLIET
A French Fur trader who explored the Mississippi river with Jacques Marquette.
SAMUEL de CHAMPLAIN
1567?- 1635 French explorer who founded explored the eastern coast of what is now Canada.
SIEUR de la SALLE
French explorer who claimed the Mississippi river valley for France in 1682. He named the area Louisiana in honor of King Louis XIV
PETER MINUIT
Governor of New Netherlands in 1626
QUEBEC
The capital of of the province of Quebec, Canada; the first successful French settlement in the Americas; established in 1608.
NEW ORLEANS
The largest city in Louisiana; settled by the French~1701