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100

Who are the Puritans?
This was the dominant group of settlers to this region.

100

What is Delaware?
One of the tiniest colonies is in this region.

100

What is cash?
Rice and tobacco are examples of ________ crops?

100

Who is George Calvert?
To help his fellow Catholics, this man founded Maryland.

100

What are manufactured goods?
Europe traded this to the colonies.

200

What is Massachusetts Bay Colony?
This colony was the first in the region and extended up to what is today- Maine.

200

What is New York?
The Dutch were the first to settle this colony.

200

Who are enslaved Africans?
Since not enough indentured servants came to the colonies, this region began to bring whom to the colonies?

200

Who is Thomas Hooker?
100 followers followed this man to found Connecticut where he wanted better soil and religious freedom.

200

What are enslaved Africans?
Africa traded this with the West Indies.

300

What is fishing and lumber?
Due to it's geography, these industries were important in this region.

300

Who are the Quakers?
They believed that all war was wrong and wouldn't pay taxes to the Church of England. They settled in Pennsylvania.

300

What is Georgia
George Oglethorpe founded this colony to help the debtors from England.

300

Who is Roger Williams?
He was not a fan of Massachusetts so he went to start his own colony.

300

What is molasses and sugar.
The West Indies traded this with the colonies.

400

What are public schools?
These were the first of its kind in America, you are lucky to be attending one right now.

400

What is Delaware?
The people in this area were allowed to keep their own laws and culture and eventually were considered a separate colony.

400

What is drinking and slavery
Oglethorpe made these two things illegal and it didn't make the settlers very happy.

400

What is Rhode Island?
Ann Hutchinson escaped to this colony after being banished from Massachusetts.

400

What is fur and tobacco.
The colonies traded this with Europe.

500

What is Rhode Island?
This where Ann Hutchinson went after she was kicked out of Massachusetts.

500

What is New Jersey?
At first this colony was divided into east and west, then it was united.

500

What is North and South Carolina.
These eight lords became proprietors of these two colonies.

500

Who is Sir Walter Raleigh?
He never founded a colony, but tried! The state where he tried to settle, has it's capital named after him.

500

What is cooking, cleaning and sewing.
Children were expected to do these types of chores in colonial times.

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