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British Colonies
Charter
Joint Stock Company
Colony
House of Burgess
A document that gives the holder the right to organize settle…
A company made up of a group of shareholders. Each shareholde…
A group of people in one place who are ruled by a parent coun…
Elected assembly in colonial Virginia, created in 1618.
Charter
A document that gives the holder the right to organize settle…
Joint Stock Company
A company made up of a group of shareholders. Each shareholde…
10 terms
British and the Colonies
King George III
Quartering act
Sugar act
Stamp act
Was king During American Revolution
Colonists had to house a British soldier and give them suppli…
in this act the people selling products suffered
in this act the colonists had to pay taxes and the product ha…
King George III
Was king During American Revolution
Quartering act
Colonists had to house a British soldier and give them suppli…
11 terms
British Colonies
Ghana (1957)
Nigeria (1960)
Sierra Leone (1961)
Tanzania (1961)
Ghana (1957)
Nigeria (1960)
17 terms
British colonies
massacre
tyranny
tyrant
boycott
The cruel killing of many people or animals
Cruel and oppressive government or rule
a cruel and oppressive dictator
A refusal to buy certain goods in protest
massacre
The cruel killing of many people or animals
tyranny
Cruel and oppressive government or rule
British colonies
Charter
Joint stock company
Colony
House of Burgess
A document that gives the holder the right to organize settle…
-used by colonial explorers to raise money for their expedition
A group of people in one place who are ruled by a parent coun…
Elected assembly in colonial Virginia, created in 1618.
Charter
A document that gives the holder the right to organize settle…
Joint stock company
-used by colonial explorers to raise money for their expedition
40 terms
British Colonies
government
North America
William Penn
Massachusetts
(government) the system or form by which a community or other…
continent
Middle Colony; An English Quaker, founded Pennsylvania in 168…
New England Colony;in the early 1600's the "Separatists" of E…
government
(government) the system or form by which a community or other…
North America
continent
19 terms
British Colonies
colony
surveyor
dispute
charter
a group of people who settle in a new land but remain citizen…
someone who uses special tools to measure land boundaries
a synonym for fighting
a document giving a person or group of people official approv…
colony
a group of people who settle in a new land but remain citizen…
surveyor
someone who uses special tools to measure land boundaries
20 terms
British colonies
Hernan Cortez
Francisisco Pizarro
Plantations
northwest passage
Conwuistedor of aztecs
Conquistador of incas
large farms grew one or two crups had slaves
water route through north america wanted badly but did not ex…
Hernan Cortez
Conwuistedor of aztecs
Francisisco Pizarro
Conquistador of incas
5 terms
THE BRITISH COLONIES
MAYFLOWER COMPACT
THE GREAT MIGRATION
BANISHED
DISSENTER
established a self-governing colony based on majority rule of…
10,000 to 20,000 Puritans who left England and settled in Mas…
Forced to leave
people who did not agree with the Puritan strict control over…
MAYFLOWER COMPACT
established a self-governing colony based on majority rule of…
THE GREAT MIGRATION
10,000 to 20,000 Puritans who left England and settled in Mas…
British Colonies
Thirteen colonies
ports
colonization
New England Colonies
the original colonies that the British formed on the East Coast
places along the coast where ships go in and out with goods
One country taking over another area to be used for their ben…
English colonists that became the states f Connecticut, Rhode…
Thirteen colonies
the original colonies that the British formed on the East Coast
ports
places along the coast where ships go in and out with goods
12 terms
British Colonies
Charter
Joint Stock Company
Colony
House of Burgess
A document that gives the holder the right to organize settle…
A company made up of a group of shareholders. Each shareholde…
A group of people in one place who are ruled by a parent coun…
Elected assembly in colonial Virginia, created in 1618.
Charter
A document that gives the holder the right to organize settle…
Joint Stock Company
A company made up of a group of shareholders. Each shareholde…
British Colonies
Charter
Joint Stock Company
Colony
Burgess
A document that gives the holder the right to organize settle…
used by colonial explores to raise money for their expedition
a country or area under the full or partial political control…
Concentric Zone Model
Charter
A document that gives the holder the right to organize settle…
Joint Stock Company
used by colonial explores to raise money for their expedition
12 terms
British Colonies
Charter
Joint stock company
Colony
House Of Burgess
A document that gives the holder the right to organize settle…
A company made up of a group of shareholders. Each shareholde…
A group of people in one place who are ruled by a parent coun…
Elected assembly in colonial Virginia, created in 1618.
Charter
A document that gives the holder the right to organize settle…
Joint stock company
A company made up of a group of shareholders. Each shareholde…
British Colonies
Charter
Joint Stock Company
Colony
Burgess
A document that gives the holder the right to organize settle…
-used by colonial explorers to raise money for their expedition
A group of people in one place who are ruled by a parent coun…
n. In colonial times, a member of the lower house of the legi…
Charter
A document that gives the holder the right to organize settle…
Joint Stock Company
-used by colonial explorers to raise money for their expedition
British Colonies
Massachusetts Bay
John Winthrop
Roger Williams
Anne Hutchinson
1629 - King Charles gave the Puritans a right to settle and g…
1588-1649 First governor of the Massachusetts Bay Colony in 1…
A dissenter, Roger Williams clashed with Massachusetts Purita…
A Puritan woman who was well learned that disagreed with the…
Massachusetts Bay
1629 - King Charles gave the Puritans a right to settle and g…
John Winthrop
1588-1649 First governor of the Massachusetts Bay Colony in 1…
5 terms
British Colonies
Prop
Prop
Prop
Charter
DE
PA
MD
CT
Prop
DE
Prop
PA
British colonies
Five parts of the DOI
Magna Carta
Mayflower Compact
English Bill of Rights
The Preamble, Natural Rights, List of Grievences, Resolution…
Limit the Power of the king of England and protect the rights…
create a government that would provide order and protect the…
expand the power of English Parliament and expand the rights…
Five parts of the DOI
The Preamble, Natural Rights, List of Grievences, Resolution…
Magna Carta
Limit the Power of the king of England and protect the rights…
10 terms
British Colonies
Maori
Penal Colony
Home Rule
Aborigines
New Zealand people, Polynesian people who settled in N.Z arou…
where convicts were sent to serve sentences
local control over internal matter
native people (Australia) longest on going culture in world f…
Maori
New Zealand people, Polynesian people who settled in N.Z arou…
Penal Colony
where convicts were sent to serve sentences
51 terms
British Colonies
joint stock companies
stuart kings and civil war
oliver cromwell
roundheads
group of investors that share stock in something to fund some…
stuart believed in divine right, some people disagreed
member of parliament hated Charles I. fought for the roundhea…
were the supporters of parliament during English civil war
joint stock companies
group of investors that share stock in something to fund some…
stuart kings and civil war
stuart believed in divine right, some people disagreed
British Colonies
Charter
Joint stock Company
Colony
Burgess
A legal document giving certain rights to a person or company
A business in which investors pool their wealth for a common…
A territory that is legally tied to a sovereign state rather…
cities grow radially in a series of five concentric zones. co…
Charter
A legal document giving certain rights to a person or company
Joint stock Company
A business in which investors pool their wealth for a common…
36 terms
British Colonies
New England Colonies
Puritans
Puritan Jobs
Puritan Church
Puritans, Pilgrims, Families, Theocracy government
purists, purify church
Businessmen and merchants, NOT farmers
All day Sunday
New England Colonies
Puritans, Pilgrims, Families, Theocracy government
Puritans
purists, purify church
British Colonies
Charter
Joint stock Company
Colony
Burgess
A document that gives the holder the right to organize settle…
a company whose stock is owned jointly by the shareholders.
A group of people in one place who are ruled by a parent coun…
Elected assembly in colonial Virginia, created in 1618
Charter
A document that gives the holder the right to organize settle…
Joint stock Company
a company whose stock is owned jointly by the shareholders.
36 terms
british colonies
North west passage
Cartier
Champlain
Francis drake
goes through north america
1st person to look for the north west pasage
found the city of quebeck
2nd person to go around world (pirates spanish ships)
North west passage
goes through north america
Cartier
1st person to look for the north west pasage
British Colonies
Charter
Joint Stock Company
Colony
House of Burgess
A legal document giving certain rights to a person or company…
A company made up of a group of shareholders. Each shareholde…
A group of people in one place who are ruled by a parent coun…
the representatives in Virginia's legislature... 1619 - The Virg…
Charter
A legal document giving certain rights to a person or company…
Joint Stock Company
A company made up of a group of shareholders. Each shareholde…
The British Colonies
geography
growing season
industry
economy
the type of soil,land and physical features in an area.
the time of year when it is warm enough for plants to grow.
all the business that make one kind of product or provide one…
the system for making money and products.
geography
the type of soil,land and physical features in an area.
growing season
the time of year when it is warm enough for plants to grow.
British Colonies
When was Virginia founded?
Virginia Starving Time
Jamestown's Struggle
Virginia London Company
1607 for money not religion.
1609-1610
tough conditions, ill prepared, illness, starvation, etc...
joint stock company intended to settle and to make a profit!
When was Virginia founded?
1607 for money not religion.
Virginia Starving Time
1609-1610
12 terms
british colonies
virgina`
massachuesetts
new hampshire
connecticut
-1st colony... -london company allowed settlers to make their ow…
-pilgrims did not agree with the teachings of the church of e…
-england and france visited... -english setterlers from boston... -…
-disagreed with puritan church... -freedom of religion and gover…
virgina`
-1st colony... -london company allowed settlers to make their ow…
massachuesetts
-pilgrims did not agree with the teachings of the church of e…
british colonies
charter
joint stock company
colony
burgess
A legal document giving certain rights to a person or company
-used by colonial explorers to raise money for their expedition
A group of people in one place who are ruled by a parent coun…
n. In colonial times, a member of the lower house of the legi…
charter
A legal document giving certain rights to a person or company
joint stock company
-used by colonial explorers to raise money for their expedition
British Colonies
Charter
Joint Stock Company
Colony
House of Burgess
A document that gives the holder the right to organize settle…
A company made up of a group of shareholders. Each shareholde…
A group of people in one place who are ruled by a parent coun…
Elected assembly in colonial Virginia, created in 1618.
Charter
A document that gives the holder the right to organize settle…
Joint Stock Company
A company made up of a group of shareholders. Each shareholde…
12 terms
British Colonies
Charter
Joint Stock Company
Colony
House of Burgess
A document that gives the holder the right to organize settle…
A company made up of a group of shareholders. Each shareholde…
A group of people in one place who are ruled by a parent coun…
Elected assembly in colonial Virginia, created in 1618.
Charter
A document that gives the holder the right to organize settle…
Joint Stock Company
A company made up of a group of shareholders. Each shareholde…
British Colonies
Charter
Joint Stock Company
Colony
House of Burgess
A document that gives the holder the right to organize settle…
A company made up of a group of shareholders. Each shareholde…
A group of people in one place who are ruled by a parent coun…
Elected assembly in colonial Virginia, created in 1618.
Charter
A document that gives the holder the right to organize settle…
Joint Stock Company
A company made up of a group of shareholders. Each shareholde…
13 terms
British Colonies
New England Colonies
Economy of New England Colonies
Religion of New England Colonies
Gov't in New England Colonies
Massachusetts... Rhode Island... Connecticut... New Hampshire
Lumber, ship and fur b/c bad soil... Small farms and villages
Puritans... Religious intolerance
Town meetings/voting
New England Colonies
Massachusetts... Rhode Island... Connecticut... New Hampshire
Economy of New England Colonies
Lumber, ship and fur b/c bad soil... Small farms and villages
48 terms
British Colonies
1587
Roanoke Island, N. Carolina
Why Came? Economics
Who Came? 117 Men, Woman, Children
Roanoke
Roanoke
Roanoke
Roanoke
1587
Roanoke
Roanoke Island, N. Carolina
Roanoke
14 terms
British Colonies
economic system
colony
indentured servant
urban
system of producing, buying and selling of goods and services
a territory and its people, under the control of a more power…
a person who works for 3 to 7 years in return for a ticket to…
in the city
economic system
system of producing, buying and selling of goods and services
colony
a territory and its people, under the control of a more power…
british colonies
parliament
self goverment
democracy
legislatures
the members of parliament passed the laws for all the british…
that is they thought they should be able to make their own laws
a goverment in which people take part
which were small like local parliaments
parliament
the members of parliament passed the laws for all the british…
self goverment
that is they thought they should be able to make their own laws
British Colonies
Boston Tea Party
Concord
Loyalists
Parliament
Late one night, members of the sons of liberty, disguised as…
Town near Boston in Massachusetts
A colonist who supported the Brtish monarch and laws
The part of the British Government in which members make laws…
Boston Tea Party
Late one night, members of the sons of liberty, disguised as…
Concord
Town near Boston in Massachusetts
53 terms
British Colonies
Puritans and Pilgrims from England
religious freedom
1620, 1630, 1640
New England religion
What group of people settled in New England?
Why did the Puritans settle in New England?
When did the Puritans settle in New England?
Congregationalist, intolerant of other religions and views so…
Puritans and Pilgrims from England
What group of people settled in New England?
religious freedom
Why did the Puritans settle in New England?
7 terms
British colonies
Explain why European countries and ind…
Pilgrim
English bill of rights
colony
1. Different religious groups, Anglicans, Puritans, and Separ…
a person who journeys to a sacred place for religious reasons.
an English statute of 1689 confirming, with minor changes, th…
a country or area under the full or partial political control…
Explain why European countries and ind…
1. Different religious groups, Anglicans, Puritans, and Separ…
Pilgrim
a person who journeys to a sacred place for religious reasons.
14 terms
The British Colonies
Revenue
Writs of Assistance
Resolution
Effigies
Income to pay for the troops
Documents that allowed officers to search anywhere
A formal expression of opinion
Stuffed figures
Revenue
Income to pay for the troops
Writs of Assistance
Documents that allowed officers to search anywhere
British Colonies
The white man's burden
Gem
Colonization
Dormitory
Den hvide mands byrde
Ædelsten
Kolonisering
Sovesal
The white man's burden
Den hvide mands byrde
Gem
Ædelsten
British Colonies
What was the first reason for people w…
Why were joint-stock companies importa…
How does mercantilism play a role in c…
Patriotism
overpopulation caused by the Enclosure movement in England to…
A collection of investors who pool their money for large busi…
A nation becomes so powerful and wealthy and gains this by th…
love and devotion to ones country and curiosity in the coloni…
What was the first reason for people w…
overpopulation caused by the Enclosure movement in England to…
Why were joint-stock companies importa…
A collection of investors who pool their money for large busi…
The British Colonies
Joint Stock Company
Virginia Company
Starving Time
Powhotan Confederacy
A company made up of a group of shareholders. Each shareholde…
Funded Jamestown
John Smith put upper class people, who were not used to worki…
Powhotan tribe helped Colonists during starving time by showi…
Joint Stock Company
A company made up of a group of shareholders. Each shareholde…
Virginia Company
Funded Jamestown
15 terms
The British Colonies
Joint Stock company
Jamestown
Powhatan
Matoaka
had share holders and stock so company didn't completely belo…
settlement in Virginia named after King James of England
emperor to Native Americans in Virginia
real name of Pochahontus, married John Rolfe, friended John S…
Joint Stock company
had share holders and stock so company didn't completely belo…
Jamestown
settlement in Virginia named after King James of England
21 terms
British Colonies
African American churches
What do British colonies do?
Who was christian before Europe?
Islamic Resistance
used bible/religion to drive away Europeans
call ancestral spirits to gain independence
Ethiopia
used Quarn to block European rule
African American churches
used bible/religion to drive away Europeans
What do British colonies do?
call ancestral spirits to gain independence
11 terms
British Taxes on the Colonies
Stamp Act
Quartering Act
Townshend Acts
Intolerable Acts
Law passed by Parliament in 1765 that taxed printed materials…
a law passed by Parliament in 1765 that required the colonies…
passed in 1767; taxed imported goods glass, tea, paper, and l…
a series of laws enacted by Parliament in 1774 to punish Mass…
Stamp Act
Law passed by Parliament in 1765 that taxed printed materials…
Quartering Act
a law passed by Parliament in 1765 that required the colonies…
29 terms
British Colonies and Colonial Life
Triangular Trade
Middle Passage
Navigation Acts
Mercantilism
Development of trade between America, West Indies, and Africa…
The transportation of slaves from Africa to the West Indies
Colonies could only trade with Great Britain, could only use…
Nation should get and keep as much gold and silver as possibl…
Triangular Trade
Development of trade between America, West Indies, and Africa…
Middle Passage
The transportation of slaves from Africa to the West Indies
British Colonialism
Colonies that were under British control
How Brittan took over India
India Colonialism advantages for the B…
Sepoy Rebellion
France, Australia, India, Spain and Ireland
The British East India company had set up trading posts in ma…
India provided an abundance of raw materials, British factori…
Also known as "The First Indian War of Independence," "The Se…
Colonies that were under British control
France, Australia, India, Spain and Ireland
How Brittan took over India
The British East India company had set up trading posts in ma…
British Colonies
French and Indian War
George Washington
William Pitt
Fort Duquesne
The French and British fight over who has control of land in…
Land Surveyor sent by Governor of Virginia to inform the Fren…
British politician who took control of the organization and f…
A French Fort captured by the British and was renamed Fort Pi…
French and Indian War
The French and British fight over who has control of land in…
George Washington
Land Surveyor sent by Governor of Virginia to inform the Fren…
52 terms
British Colonies
mercantilism
balance of trade
duty
salutary neglect
the idea that a country should try and obtain and keep as muc…
the difference in value between imports and exports; it shoul…
tax
british colonial policy during the 1700s of neglecting their…
mercantilism
the idea that a country should try and obtain and keep as muc…
balance of trade
the difference in value between imports and exports; it shoul…
British Colonies
The white man's burden
Gem
Colonization
Dormitory
Den hvide mands byrde
Ædelsten
Kolonisering
Sovesal
The white man's burden
Den hvide mands byrde
Gem
Ædelsten
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