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Colonists who recieve free passage to North America in exchange for working without pay for a certain number of years.
The first settled english colony in present day Virginia.
Sailors brought earthworms (changed forest system) and honey bees (pollonated flowers)
The first settled english colony. Located in Present day Virginia.-
Sailors brought earthworms and honey bees. The bees pollinated flowers, and the earthworms changed the forest system.
Jamestown (or James Towne or Jamestowne) was a settlement in the Colony of Virginia. Established by the Virginia Company of London as "James Fort" on May 14, 1607, it was the first permanent English settlement in what is now the United States, following several earlier failed attempts, including the Lost Colony of Roanoke. It would serve as capital of the colony for 83 years (from 1616 until 1699).
Document written by the Pilgrims that established general guidelines for self government.
The Mayflower Compact was written Pilgrims, who crossed the Atlantic aboard the Mayflower. Almost half of the colonists were part of a separatist group seeking the freedom to practice Christianity.
The Puritans were a group of people who grew discontent in the Church of England and worked towards religious, moral and societal reforms.
radical groups of puritains who wanted to cut all ties with the England church.
Radical group of Purtians who wanted to cut ties with the church of England.
A covenant is a solemn agreement to engage in or refrain from a specified action. It is commonly found in religious contexts, where it refers to sacred agreements between a god and human beings. It may also refer to:
A written set of principles that made Connecticut's colonial government more democratic.
The Fundamental Orders were adopted by the Connecticut Colony council on January 14, 1638/39 OS (January 24, 1639 NS). The orders describe the government set up by the Connecticut River towns, setting its structure and powers.
The worst community conflicts in New England. 19 people were put to death because of being accused of being witches.
Massachusetts-Reliogus Freedom; Plymouth, 1620, Massachusetts bay.,
New Hampshire- Farming 1623
Rhode Island-Religious Freedom 1636
Connecticut- Political and Religious Freedom 1635
Massachusetts: Founded for religous freedom; Plymouth, 1620; Massachusetts Bay; 1623
New Hampshire: Founded for farming in 1623.
Connecticut: Founded for political and religous freedom in 1635.
Rhode Island: Founded for religion.
Virginia- Jamestown 1607 to find wealth.
Maryland- Religious Freedom 1634
N and S Carolina- Farming and Trade 1670, Two colonies in 1700s
Georga- Relief for poor and protection from Spanish Florida
Virginia: James town founded in 1607 to find wealth.
Maryland: Founded in 1634 for religion freedom
North and South Carolina: Founded in 1670 for farming and trade; divided into colonies in the 1700's
New York- Originally New Netherlands then captured by England 1664
New Jersey- Farming Trade 1664
Pennsylvania- Religious Freedom 1682
New York: Originally New Netherland; captured by England in 1664
New Jersey: Founded for farming and trade in 1664
Pennsylania: Founded for religious freedom in 1682
Delaware: Established in 1776
The Glorious Revolution, also called the Revolution of 1688, was the overthrow of King James II of England (James VII of Scotland and James II of Ireland) by a union of English Parliamentarians with the Dutch stadtholder William III of Orange-Nassau (William of Orange). William's successful invasion of England with a Dutch fleet and army led to his ascending the English throne as William III of England jointly with his wife Mary II of England.
The term export is derived from the conceptual meaning as to ship the goods and services out of the port of a country
Items that a country purchases from other countries.
International trade is the exchange of capital, goods, and services across international borders or territories.
derived from the conceptual meaning as to bring in the goods and services into the port of a country
(1650-1696) Laws that forced the colonies to do most of their trading with England.
Laws that forced the colonies to do most of their trading with England• Free Enterprise p. 127: Economic competition with little government control
Slave codes were laws which each US state, which defined the status of slaves and the rights of masters. These codes gave slave-owners absolute power over the African slaves.
A Christian movement that became widespread in the American colonies in the 1730s and 1740s.
Cause: widespread revivals led by evangelical Protestant ministers, a sharp increase of interest in religion
Effect:most pastors read their sermons, which were theologically dense and advanced a particular theological argument or interpretation
Fundamental Orders of Conneticut
(1607) first successful English colony. Many people died in first few years. English brought many changes to new world - earthworms, bees, farming techniques and fences
(1620) first document drafted in English colonies to determine self-government. Written aboard the Mayflower, the Compact set out basic rules for the members of the society.
a person who signs a 4-7 year contract to work off a debt such as passage to the colonies, or other debt. In exchange, person receives food, lodging and clothing.
series of trials of ppl who were claimed to be witches and burned at the stake.
People who disagree with official positions– The Puritans were dissenters in regards to the Church of England
A minister who did not agree with the leadership of Massachusetts and separated from the other New England congregations– Formed Providence, RI– Emphasized the separation of church and state and religious tolerance
In Maryland, settlers passed this law which made restricting the religious rights of Christians a crime (the first law protecting religious tolerance
Nathanial Bacon/Bacon’s Rebellion
A planter and relative of the governor or Virginia; attacked peaceful Native Americans and burned Jamestown– Bacon ran Jamestown for a while, but later died of fever, and 23 of his conspirators were hung
Alliance of Algonquian Indians that sometimes helped the colonists and were sometimes robbed by the colonists
Colonists paid their own way to Virginia and received 50 acres of land
Secret societies formed in the mid-1700s by colonists to protest new taxes and to frighten tax collectors. Run by Samuel Adams.
Secret societies formed in the mid-1700s by colonists to protest new taxes and to frighten tax collectors.
(1770) Incident in which British soldiers fired into a crowd of angry colonists, killing five people.
1774-BO Harbor-closed,MA charter-canceled(governor decided if/when legislature met),Officials accused of crimes-sent to Britain-trial(friendly judge/jury),Quartering Act(colonists housed/supplied British soldiers),Thomas Gage-new governor of MA
(1763) Peace agreement that ended the French and Indian War.
British proclamation banning colonial settlement west of the Allegheny Mountains.
British proclamation banning colonial settlement west of the Appalachian Mountains.
(1767) Laws passed by Parliament placing duties on certain items imported by the colonists. (glass, lead, paint, paper, and tea) It paid for military costs/salaries of colonial governors.
(1767) Laws passed by Parliament placing duties on certain items imported by the colonists.
Special search warrants that allowed tax collectors to search for smuggled goods.
To refuse to buy certain goods; method often used in protest movements.
Stories and images designed to support a particular point of view.
(1773) Protest against the Tea Act in which a group of colonists boarded British tea ships and dumped some 340 chests of tea into Boston Harbor.
(1754) Benjamin Franklin proposed to the colonies to unite them against Britain.
(1754) Plan written by Benjamin Franklin and other colonial delegates that called for the colonies to unite under a common governing body.
(1765) Law passed by Parliament that raised tax money by requiring colonists to pay for an official stamp whenever they bought paper items, such as newspapers, licenses, legal documents, pamphlets, and playing cards.
(1765) Law passed by Parliament that raised tax money by requiring colonists to pay for an official stamp whenever they bought paper items such as newspapers, licenses, and legal documents.
The British national legislature.
A group of civilians serving as soldiers.
An army made up of civilians serving temporarily as soldiers.
(1773) Law passed by Parliament allowing the British East India Company to sell its low-cost tea directly to the colonies, undermining colonial tea merchants; led to the Boston Tea Party.
(1774) A set of laws, also called the Coercive Acts, passed by Parliament to punish the colonists for the Boston Tea Party and to tighten government control of the colonies.
(1774) A set of laws, also called the Intolerable Acts, passed by Parliament to punish the colonists for the Boston Tea Party and to tighten government control of the colonies.
A stressor is anything that causes stress
EX: enviromental, social, interpersonal, value system, you own feelings or thoughts.
How to set goals
Nots to others, unexplained crying, extreme mood change, sudden recovery from depression, giving away things.
A measure of the amount of matter in an object. Mass is measured in grams or kilograms.
We use liters (L) and milliliters (mL)
You could find the volume of the object by using the formula masss/density= volume
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