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Chapter 3 SS

Chapter 3 social studies test

What year did the Mayflower sail? 1620
What happened to the Colony at Roanoke? It disappeared
Name 4 countries that explored the new world. England, France, Spain, Netherlands
Royal Charter A document from a king or queen with the rights to set up a colony.
How was the Virginia Company financed? Through investors
Indentured servant Someone who agrees to work for no pay.
Anglican A follower of the Church of England.
Name three different places English settlers landed in the new world. Roanoke, Jamestown, Plymouth
Why is the first winter in Jamestown called "the starving time"? The Powhatan stopped trading and started attacking the pilgrims.
Which cash crop saves Jamestown? Tobacco
The first government in the new world. House of Burgesses
Separatist People who wanted to separate from the church of England.
The document was signed on the Mayflower to create peace and to keep people together. Mayflower Compact
A person traveling on a long journey for a religious reason. Pilgrim
Where did the Mayflower land? Plymouth
Why did the Separatists and Puritans move to the new world? To worship freely
List 3 reasons for exploring the new world Religious freedom, land, fame, wealth, power
Why was the the Mayflower forced to land more north near Plymouth? Bad weathered water conditions
Northwest Passage A westward sea route from the Atlantic Ocean to the Pacific Ocean.
Why were some explorers looking for the Northwest passage? For a quicker trip to Asia.
Royal Province Land controlled by a king or queen.
Monopoly Exclusive control of trade in a certain area
What three things were the French looking for in North America? Gold, Spices, and Northwest passage
What Native American tribe did the French come in contact with? Iroquois
Who did Henry Hudson explore for? The dutch
The dutch settled by which major city today on he Hudson River? New York City
How was the relationship between the French and English in the new world? They continuously fought over new land and trade.
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