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

why


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

American History

The New England Colonies

TermDefinition
Pilgrims English colonists who settled at Plymouth, Massachusetts, in 1620 after fleeing England to find religious and political tolerance in Holland.
Mayflower Compact The first written framework of government established in what is now the United States. Signed by 41 English colonists on November 11, 1620.
Puritans A group of English Protestants in the late 16th and 17th centuries who believed the Reformation of the Church of England under Elizabeth I was incomplete. They simplified forms of worship.
Great Migration Lasted from 1620 to 1640. A movement of English settlers, primary families of Puritans, to Massachusetts and the West Indies.
Fundamental Orders of Connecticut Adopted on January 15, 1639 or January 24, 1639, describing the structure and powers of this colony.
Roger Williams English Puritan expelled by Puritan leaders who began the colony of Providence Plantation. Member of the first Baptist Church in America.
Anne Hutchinson English immigrant who was fascinated by theological issues and was subsequently banished from Massachusetts Bay colony.
King Philip's War Also known as the Metacom's War. An armed conflict between Native Americans and English colonists from June 1675 to August 1676.
Salem Witch Trials Series of trials and hearings in Massachusetts between February 1692 and May 1693. More than 200 people were accused and 20 were killed during the hysteria.
Created by: MariettaK
 

 



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