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PILGRIMS

PIL- GRIMS

JAMESTOWN

JAMES-

TOWN

PURITANS

PUR-

ITANS

PROPRIETORS

PROPRI-

TORS &

COLONY

WHICH CAME FIRST

WHICH

CAME

FIRST?

NEW WORLD IDEAS

NEW

WORLD

IDEAS

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Response 1

THESE TWO GROUPS

CELEBRATED THE FIRST

THANKSGIVING

WHO WERE  THE

PILGRIMS AND

THE YEAR THE FIRST

COLONISTS ARRIVED AT

JAMESTOWN

WHAT IS 1607?

THIS GROUP MADE UP THE

"GREAT MIGRATION"

WHO WERE THE

PURITANS?

HE NAMED NEW NETHERLANDS

NEW YORK IN 1664.

WHO WAS THE DUKE OF

YORK?

BOSTON PLYMOUTH

JAMESTOWN

WHAT IS JAMESTOWN?

COLONISTS WHO AGREED TO

WORK FOR 3-7 YEARS IN

RETURN FOR THEIR PASSAGE

WERE CALLED THIS

WHO WERE INDENTURED

SERVANTS?

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Response 2

THE PILGRIMS LIVED HERE

FIRST AFTER THEY LEFT

ENGLAND

WHAT IS HOLLAND OR

NETHERLANDS?

THESE WERE TWO OF THE

THREE OBSTACLES SLOWING

JAMESTOWN'S GROWTH AND

PROGRESS

WHAT WAS DISEASE,

STARVATION AND INDIAN

TO PURITANS, THIS WAS THE

MOST RELIABLE SOURCE OF

RELIGIOUS AUTHORITY

WHAT WAS THE BIBLE?

THIS CITY DESIGNED BY

WILLIAM PENN BECAME THE

MODEL USED BY OTHERS

WHAT WAS

PHILADELPHIA?

HARVARD COLLEGE SALEM

WITCH TRIALS COLONY OF

GEORGIA

WHAT IS HARVARD?

THIS COLONY PASSED THE

FIRST PUBLIC EDUCATION

LAWS IN AMERICA

WHAT WAS

MASSACHUSETTS?

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Response 3

THIS WAS THE OCCUPATION

OF MOST PILGRIMS IN

AMERICA

WHAT ARE FARMERS?

IT IS THE NAME OF THE

COMPANY THAT BEGAN

JAMESTOWN

WHAT WAS THE

VIRGINIA CO. OF

THIS WAS THE PURITANS

COMPANY'S NAME

WHAT WAS THE

MASSACHUSETTS BAY

JAMES OGLETHORPE

FOUNDED THIS COLONY

WHO WAS GEORGIA?

GEORGIA PENNSYLVANIA

PLYMOUTH

WHAT IS PLYMOUTH?

THIS COLONY GAVE WOMEN

MORE PROPERTY RIGHTS AND

ALLOWED THEM TO HAVE

BUSINESS LICENSES

WHAT WAS PLYMOUTH?

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Response 4

HE TAUGHT THE PILGRIMS

FARMING AND FISHING SKILLS

WHO WAS SQUANTO?

HE IS CREDITED WITH SAVING

JAMESTOWN IN ITS FIRST TWO

YEARS

WHO WAS CAPT. JOHN

SMITH?

MASSACHUSETTS' TWO

HOUSE LEGISLATURE

WHAT WAS THE GENERAL

COURT?

THE CALVERT FAMILY

STARTED MARYLAND FOR THIS

RELIGIOUS GROUP

WHAT ARE THE ROMAN

CATHOLICS?

CHURCH OF ENGLAND

SEPARATISTS PURITANS

WHAT WAS THE CHURCH

OF ENGLAND?

THIS WAS THE TYPICAL FORM

OF VILLAGE GOVERNMENT IN

NEW ENGLAND

WHAT WERE TOWN

MEETINGS?

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Response 5

THIS MAN WAS CHOSEN TO

DEFEND THE PLYMOUTH

COLONY

WHO WAS MILES

STANDISH?

THIS CAUSED MOST OF THE

CONFLICT BETWEEN THE

ENGLISH AND INDIANS

WHAT WAS TAKING OF

INDIAN LANDS?

THIS CODE OF GOVERNMENT

GAVE MORE PEOPLE THE

RIGHT TO VOTE. IT WAS

CALLED THE FUNDAMENTAL

ORDERS OF....

WHAT WAS

CONNECTICUT?

THE PROPRIETORS OF N. & S.

CAROLINA NAMED THEM FOR

THIS KING

WHO WAS CHARLES II?

KING CHARLES I KING CHARLES

II KING JAMES I

WHO WAS JAMES I?

THIS CROP FIRST CAUSED

SOUTH CAROLINA TO BEGIN TO

RELY ON SLAVE LABOR?

WHAT WAS RICE?

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VIRGINIA COLONY  

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THIS SYSTEM GAVE 50 ACRESOF LAND TO THOSE WHO PAIDTO COME TO VIRGINIA   

 Response:   

WHAT WAS THEHEADRIGHT SYSTEM?

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Response 5

 CATEGORY:   

VIRGINIA COLONY  

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 CLUE:   

THIS SYSTEM GAVE 50 ACRESOF LAND TO THOSE WHO PAIDTO COME TO VIRGINIA   

 Response:   

WHAT WAS THEHEADRIGHT SYSTEM?

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