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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…
11 terms
British Colonies
Ghana (1957)
Nigeria (1960)
Sierra Leone (1961)
Tanzania (1961)
Ghana (1957)
Nigeria (1960)
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…
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
12 terms
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
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…
12 terms
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
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
33 terms
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
Sugar Act
Stamp Act
French and Indian War
13 colonies
taxed any goods coming to the colonies
taxed written and printed documents in the colonies
the British colonies fought the French for land in North Amer…
British began settling on North America due to overcrowding a…
Sugar Act
taxed any goods coming to the colonies
Stamp Act
taxed written and printed documents in the colonies
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…
12 terms
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
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…
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.
12 terms
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…
12 terms
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
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…
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…
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…
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
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
42 terms
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
The British Colonies
geography
growing season
indusry
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.
16 terms
The British Colonies
What was the MAIN purpose of the Briti…
Mercantilism - what is the idea, how d…
What were the Navigation Acts?
Who did the Navigation Acts help? Who…
To provide raw materials for the mother country so England ca…
mercantilism - colonies produce goods only to support the mot…
-No country could trade with the colonies unless the goods we…
-They helped the mother country (England)... -The northern colon…
What was the MAIN purpose of the Briti…
To provide raw materials for the mother country so England ca…
Mercantilism - what is the idea, how d…
mercantilism - colonies produce goods only to support the mot…
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…
20 terms
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…
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
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
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
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
34 terms
British Colonies
Bermuda
Newfoundland
Virginia
Maryland
1609
1621
1607
1634
Bermuda
1609
Newfoundland
1621
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…
11 terms
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
Mercantilism
Navigation Acts
Specific Navigation Acts
Parent (Britian) Child (Colonies) Rela…
The belief that colonies exist for the benefit of the mother…
beginning in the 1650's and going through the 1760's, there w…
Hat Act... Iron Act ... Molasses Act... allowed the British to keep co…
Colonists get protection (against other countries, Native Ame…
Mercantilism
The belief that colonies exist for the benefit of the mother…
Navigation Acts
beginning in the 1650's and going through the 1760's, there w…
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…
12 terms
British Colonies
Mercantilism
Navigation Acts
Specific Navigation Acts
Parent (Britian) Child (Colonies) Rela…
The belief that colonies exist for the benefit of the mother…
beginning in the 1650's and going through the 1760's, there w…
Hat Act... Iron Act ... Molasses Act... allowed the British to keep co…
Colonists get protection (against other countries, Native Ame…
Mercantilism
The belief that colonies exist for the benefit of the mother…
Navigation Acts
beginning in the 1650's and going through the 1760's, there w…
13 terms
British Colonies
Virginia 1607
New York 1626
Massachusetts 1630
Maryland 1633
John Smith, John Rolfe... First permanent colony, hoped to find…
Peter Minuit, Peter Stuyvesant... New Netherlands- Dutch. Wanted…
John Winthrop... Founded by Puritans- persecuted in England. Rel…
George Calvert... Founded for Catholics- not welcome in England.…
Virginia 1607
John Smith, John Rolfe... First permanent colony, hoped to find…
New York 1626
Peter Minuit, Peter Stuyvesant... New Netherlands- Dutch. Wanted…
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…
1619 - The Virginia House of Burgesses formed, the first legi…
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
Virginia
New York
Massachusetts
Maryland
Smith, Rolfe; gold, royal colony
Minuit; Dutch; trading; taken by British; royal
Winthrop; Puritans; proprietary
Calvert; Catholics; proprietary
Virginia
Smith, Rolfe; gold, royal colony
New York
Minuit; Dutch; trading; taken by British; royal
14 terms
British Colonies
Religion - B
Environment - B
Culture - B
Intellectual - B
Anglican, Irish Experience- forced conversion did not work
warm, fertile, flat, Jamestown Virginia 1607
single young men, independent- self sufficient, short life ex…
technology, little education - no public education, planters,…
Religion - B
Anglican, Irish Experience- forced conversion did not work
Environment - B
warm, fertile, flat, Jamestown Virginia 1607
14 terms
British Colonies
Religion - B
Environment - B
Culture - B
Intellectual - B
Anglican, Irish Experience- forced conversion did not work
warm, fertile, flat, Jamestown Virginia 1607
single young men, independent- self sufficient, short life ex…
technology, little education - no public education, planters,…
Religion - B
Anglican, Irish Experience- forced conversion did not work
Environment - B
warm, fertile, flat, Jamestown Virginia 1607
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
11 terms
British Colonies
Pennsylvania
New Hampshire
Connecticut
Rhode Island
William Penn 1682
John Wheelwright 1623
Thomas Hooker 1635
Roger Williams 1636
Pennsylvania
William Penn 1682
New Hampshire
John Wheelwright 1623
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?
26 terms
British Colonies
1607 USA
1633 USA
1650 USA
1650+ USA
Jamestown in America begin to export tobacco as the very firs…
US settlers reach over 20,000 due to Lauidan reforms
More South-Eastern states continue to focus on tobacco
Ship building makes money in North East colonies
1607 USA
Jamestown in America begin to export tobacco as the very firs…
1633 USA
US settlers reach over 20,000 due to Lauidan reforms
24 terms
British colonies
which region was the hottest?
which region had hot summers and cold…
which colony was furthest north, and h…
Which region was Puritan and was very…
southern
Middle
New England
New England
which region was the hottest?
southern
which region had hot summers and cold…
Middle
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
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