Busy. Please wait.
Log in with Clever

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
Sign up using Clever

Username is available taken
show password

Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
Your email address is only used to allow you to reset your password. See our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Didn't know it?
click below
Knew it?
click below
Don't know
Remaining cards (0)
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

13 Colonies

What are the New England colonies? MA, CT, RI, NH
What are the Middle Colonies? NY, NJ, PA, DE
What are the Southern Colonies? VA, MD, NC, SC, GA
What Colonies were founded for practicing for founded for religion, political freedom and to trade and fish? New England colonies
What colonies were founded for new land over Dutch, trading and farming and establishment of the Qaukers Middle Colonies
Why were the Southern Colonies founded? For gold, Catholic refuge, farming, and refuge for debtors.
What climate and geography did the New England colonies have? 4 distinct seasons, harsh Winters, thin and rocky soil, thick forests.
What colony had fertile soil, cold Winters but hot Summers, long wide rivers and was near the Atlantic ocean? The Middle Colonies.
What colony had hot steamy summers, mild winters,swampland, fertile soil and a long growing season? The Southern Colonies.
What are the New England colonies economy? Timber for ships, barrels,and homes, fishing and whaling, farming and fur trade
What are the Middle Colonies economy? Large farms "Breadbasket of the colonies"(wheat), flour mills, iron mining,and fur trade.
What colonies had a economy of Farming,timber and crops that include tobacco, rice and indigo? The Southern Colonies
What colony had a government of allowing to vote for certain religion others could vote for owning land but only white men could? The New England Colonies.
What economy did the Middle colonies have? Some colonies had a governor appointed by the king some allowed white male landowners to vote for assembly members
What government did the Southern colonies have? Some had a governor make decisions some allowed white male landowners to vote for assembly members. in GA the king controlled the colony and allowed WMLs to vote for assembly members.
What colony had fewer slaves that worked in a town learned a trade/skill some than south some were able to take extra jobs and earn money? The New England colonies.
What colony had fewer slaves that worked in a town learned a trade/skill some than south some were able to take extra jobs and earn money? The Middle colonies
What was the Southern`s slavery? Much larger population of slaves to work on plantations. less chance of earning money.
Created by: joharmon359
Popular Social Studies sets




Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!
"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards