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what was a chief economic cause for colonization in the America's? money, land, and religious reasons. Europe wanted access to new markets and goods. (mercantilism)
when was the colony of Jamestown founded? 1607
what main reasons motivated British colonization of North America? Freedom of religious and political freedom, economic opportunity, social mobility
what religious group was Maryland home to? Catholics
what religious group was Pennsylvania home to? Quakers
The development of representative government in the colonies was due to what condition? Neglect by England, economic factors in England, religious persecution
Why was the Fundamental Orders of Connecticut an important milestone in the growth of representative government? First Constitiution in the colonies
How were respresentative chosen in the Virginia House of Burgesses? Male, White, Landowners
How did religious leaders contribute to the growth of representative government in the thirteen colonies? Encouraged and helped develop forms of self-government and representative government
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