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The Middle Colonies
Southern Colonies
New England Colonies

100

This person was a soldier and adventurer who is known for the phrase "He that will not work shall not eat". Brought order to Jamestown
John Smith

100

This is where an investor received pieces of ownershpi of the company called shares of stock
Joint-Stock Company

100

This man was the proprietor who created a colony meant to be a place where Quakers could practice their beliefs, free of persecution
William Penn

100

Maryland's economy was based on what?
tobacco

100

What quaker belief angered Puritans leaders?
Women were spiritually equal to men

200

Men and women who sold their labor to a person that would finance their passage to the colonies
indentured servant

200

The colonists of Jamestown and the Powhatan were growing in tension until the chief's daughter, Pocahontas married who?
John Rolfe

200

The Dutch settlers brought this to their colonies. New Netherlands soon became known to be...
the most tolerant and diverse colony in North America

200

Why were Catholics eventually not able to practice their own religion?
Puritans tried to seize power. They dismissed Maryland's governor and replaced it with an anti-catholic law.

200

What was a group of people who belong to the same church?
Congregation

300

Which religious group established a form of self-government called the Mayflower Compact?
The Pilgrims

300

This person was Georgia's colonial leader who set strict rules that upset colonists. The king made Georgia a royal colony in 1752 in response.
James Oglethorpe

300

New Netherlands was renamed ___________ after the man who becamse the proprietor of this colony
New York

300

How did proprietors (men rewarded land for a new colony named Carolina) hope to attract settlers to the Carolinas?
religious toleration, large land grants, political representation

300

List one Puritan value
a) hard work - way of honoring God b) Education - laws required all children learn to read because Puritans wanted everyone to be able to read the Bible c) Representative Government - brought traditions of town meetings & local self-government to America

400

This forbade the religious persecution of colonists in colonial Maryland
Act of Tolerance

400

New Netherland became the __________ of New York, because the Duke of York became the owner of the colony.
proprietary colony

400

List something that drew settlers to the Middle Colonies
a) rich soil b) mild winters good for farming c) religious tolerance

400

James Oglethorpe began his colony of Georgia as a place for who?
debtors and the poor to make a new living

400

List one Puritan dissenter
a) Roger Williams - was banished or forced to leave the colony because he insisted that the colonists had no right to take NA land, one shouldn't be forced to attend church, church and state should be separate b) Anne Hutchinson - Believed clergy was not among the "elect". Fled to Rhode Island.

500

William Penn wanted to create a colony based on the ideals of what people?
The Quakers

500

This system was an set up by the Dutch West India Company. They said that if a person were to bring 50 settlers to New Netherland would receive a large land grant. They'd also receive hunting, fishing and fur trading privileges.
The Patroon system

500

List something that the Middle Colonies, as well as other colonies were beginning to value
a) religious liberty / freedom b) representative government

500

Who did Oglethore ban and why?
Catholics, in case they might sympathize with Spanish Catholics in Florida

500

What is a martyr?
people who choose to die for a religious principle