Save
Busy. Please wait.
Log in using Clever
or

show password
Forgot Password?

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

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.
focusNode
Didn't know it?
click below
 
Knew it?
click below
Don't know
Remaining cards (0)
Know
0:00
share
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

Unit 1

Exploration, Colonization, and Representative Government

QuestionAnswer
What were the 3 main powerhouse countries that explored and claimed land in North America? Spain, France, and England
What was the "God" factor in the 3 Gs? Spain, France, and England wanted to spread Christianity and convert the Native Americans.
Why were Europeans able to explore North America? better ships, better maps, growth of trade
What country traded furs with the Indians? France
True or False - The Puritans and Pilgrims left England because of religious persecution. True
Which religious group was intolerant of other religions? Puritans
What do Roger Williams, Anne Hutchinson, and Thomas Hooker have in common? They were kicked out of the Massachusetts colony by the Puritans.
What colony did Roger Williams establish? Rhode Island
What colony did Thomas Hooker establish? Connecticut
What colony did William Penn establish? Pennsylvania
Which colony was a safe haven for Catholics Maryland
Which colony was established for debtors to pay off their debts by working? Georgia
Which colonial region had good harbors, rocky soil, cold temperatures, and a very short growing season? New England colonies
Which colonial group was nicknamed the Bread Basket colonies? Middle colonies
Which colonial group had fertile soil, large plantations, and a long growing season? Southern colonies
What were cotton, rice, tobacco, indigo, and sugar cane considered to be in the Southern colonies? cash crops
What year was Jamestown founded? 1607
What was the first permanent, successful English colony? Jamestown
What word means that the 13 colonies were created to make the mother country of England very rich? mercantilism
When was the Mayflower Compact signed? 1620
What was the written constitution in the colonies? Fundamental Orders of Connecticut
What was the first example of representative government in the colonies? Virginia House of Burgesses
Who could vote in the colonial assemblies? men who owned property
Created by: mcphersonm
 

 



Voices

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:
Retries:
restart all cards