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Founded in North America in 1682 by William Penn in Philadelphia it is the 12th colony. Pennsylvania
Founded in 1607 by John Smith in Jamestown it is the first colony during that time it was the starving time. Virginia
This is the second colony founded in 1626 by Peter Minuit on Manhattan Island. New York
John Winthrop and other colonists founded this colony in 1630 this is the third colny. Massachusetts
Founded in 1633 by Lord Baltimore a major city in this colony is Baltimore it is the 4th colony. Maryland
Land of the Brave this colony was founded in 1636 by Roger Williams and others at Providence. Rhode Island
This colony was founded by Thomas Hooker in 1636 at Hartford a city in this colony is New Haven. Connecticut
Founded in 1638 by John Mayson and established by John Wheelwright it is the seventh colony. New Hampshire
Peter Minuit founded this colony along with Sweden company in 1638. Reason for founding is trade and profits. Delaware
This colony was founded in 1653 by Virginia colonists a major city in this colony is Raleigh. North Carolina
English colonists founded this colony in 1663 this colony was one of the warmest colonies in North America. South Carolina
Named after the British Island of Jersey situated in the English Channel founded in 1664. New Jersey
This is the last colony and it was founded in 1732 by James Oglethorpe a major city in this colony is Savannah. Georgia

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Original 13 Colonies Word Search

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Virginia
South Carolina
Rhode Island
Pennsylvania
New Jersey
North Carolina
New York
New Hampshire
Massachusetts
Maryland
Georgia
Delaware
Connecticut

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The Southern Colonies Crossword

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the year georgia was founded seventeen thirty two
the state King Charles l and ll were named after North Carolina
what were the indians of maryland Yaocomico
who was virginia named after Queen Elizabeth
what was a major settlement in virginia Jamestown
who was the man who created the first town in North Carolina John Lawson
there was 100,572 what in north carolina slaves
where did theimports of north carolina come from england
what was the word that John White found carved on a tree CROATOAN
what was a common relgion in the colonies Anglican
how many hurricanes were in south carolina four
who was the founder of the georgia colony james oglethorpe
what was an important crop in maryland tobacco

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The Lost Colony of Roanoke Crossword

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The word carved into a tree left behind by the English settlers croatoan
The __________________ (nationality) were the first people to land at Roanoke English
In 1584 Sir Walter _______________ sent explorers to set up a new colony Raleigh
The first child of English parents born in America's name was _____________ Virginia Dare
He was the Governor of Roanoke John White
Governor White left Roanoke in 1587 to get more ___________________ supplies
The Colony of Roanoke what located in what state of the United States North Carolina
John White left Roanoke for _________________ years three
England was at war with this country when John White returned to London Spain
What happened to the colony at Roanoke is still a ___________________ Mystery
Governor John White returned to Roanoke in 1590 and everyone had ________ Disappeared
Term for having a settlement with no people Abandoned
There was one human __________________ (group of bones) left at Roanoke. Skeleton
English settlers had to catch lots of this aquatic animal to live on an island Fish
The colony of Roanoke was established on this continent North America

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13 Colonies Word Search

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Colonial Times
Colonies
Founding Fathers
Connecticut
Delaware
Georgia
Maryland
Massachusetts
New Hampshire
New Jersey
New York
North Carolina
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island
South Carolina
Virginia

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United States of America Word Search

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Freedom
District Of Columbia
Wyoming
Wisconsin
West Virginia
Washington
Virginia
Vermont
Utah
Texas
Tennessee
South Carolina
Rhode Island
Pennsylvania
Oregon
Oklahoma
Ohio
North Dakota
North Carolina
New York
New Mexico
New Jersey
New Hampshire
Nevada
Nebraska
Montana
Missouri
Mississippi
Minnesota
Michigan
Massachusetts
Maryland
Maine
Louisiana
Kentucky
Kansas
Iowa
Indiana
Illinois
Idaho
Hawaii
Georgia
Florida
Delaware
Connecticut
Colorado
California
Arkansas
Arizona
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Origins of American Government Crossword

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Consisting of two houses Bicameral
A charter agreed to by King John of England that granted nobles certain rights and restricted the King's powers Magna Carta
A colony that was based on a grant of land by the English monarch to a proprietor, or owner, in exchange for a yearly payment Proprietary Colony
Colonies based on a grant of land by the British crown to a company or a group of settlers Charter Colonies
An alliance formed in 1643 by the Plymouth, Connecticut, Massachussetts Bay, and New Haven colonies in order to defend themselves from threats posed by Native Americans and by settlers from near by Dutch colonies New England Confederation
First Plan for uniting the colonies, proposed by Benjamin Franklin Albany Plan of Union
Law passed by English parliament that required a government tax stamp on paper goods and all legal documents Stamp Act
A meeting of colonial delegates in Philidelphia to decide how to respond to the abuses of authority by the British government First Continental Congress
A declaration of citizen's rights issued by the Virginia Convention Virginia Declaration of Rights
The document that created the first central government for the United States. It was replaced by the Constitution in 1789 Articles of Confederation
Formally approved Ratified
Legislation passed by Congress to establish a plan for settling the North West territory Northwest Ordinance
Delegates of Constitutional Convention who developed the framework for the government and wrote the Constitution Framers
The plan for government in which the national government would have supreme power and a legislative branch would have two houses with represenatives determined by state population Virginia Plan
A proposal to create a unicameral legislature with equal representation of states instead or representation by population New Jersey Plan
An agreement worked out at the Constitutional Convention established that a states population would determine representation in the lower house of legislature, while each state would have equal representation in the upper house Great Compromise
Group of people who supported the adoption of the U.S. Constitution and a strong national government Federalist
Group of people who opposed the adoption of the Constitution Anti-Federalists
The pen name that the framers Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, and John Jay used when writing the Federalist Papers Publius
The first ten ammendments to the U.S. Constitution concerning basic individual liberties Bill of Rights

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13 Colonies Crossword

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Had the religious toleration act in 1649 and Tabacco is a major crop Maryland
Jamestown was the first permanent colony, Founder=John Smith Virginia
Started as a large colony given to 8 proprietors North Carolina
Began as 1 large colony, settled by planters with slaves from the West Indies South Carolina
Haven for Debtors, Named after a king Georgia
(Used to be) owned by Holland (New Netherlands) New York
Freedom of Religion, home of Quakers, William Penn Pennsylvania
Conquered by Duke of York, shipped produce to NYC and Philadelphia New Jersey
1st log cabin, Colony of New Sweden Delaware
Pilgrims, "Freedom of Religion" Massachusetts
Religious Tolerance, founder=Roger Williams Rhode Island
Good Farmland, Freedom of Religion, 1st "constitution" Connecticut
Profit from fishing and trade, John Wheelright and Mason New Hampshire

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Foundations of American Government Crossword

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First English settlement in North America Jowntown
Any of the patriotic societies, originally secret, that opposed the Stamp Act and thereafter supported moves for American Independence sons of Liberty
A group of London merchants Virginia Company
Provided investors partial ownership and a share in future profits Joint-Stock Company
Supporters of the constitution Federalists
He was a planter, a lawyer, and a republican Thomas Jefferson
Those who opposed ratification of the constitution Anti-Federalists
Was a German American printer and journalist in New York City John Peter Zenger
Freedoms people posses relating to life, liberty, and property Natural Rights
The first legislative assembly in the American Colonies House of Burgees
An agreement among people in a society with a government Social Contract
An unsuccessful uprising by frontiers men in Virginia in1676 Bacon's Rebellion
Pattern of trade that developed in colonial times among the Americas, Africa, and Europe Triangle Trade
The theory that a country should sell more goods to other countries than it buys Mercantilism
The part of the Atlantic Ocean between the West Coast of Africa and the West Indies Middle Passage
A written plan for government that 41 men aboard the Mayflower signed Mayflower Compact
The "great charter" of English liberties, formed by king John by the English barons and sealed at Runnymede Magna Carta
Was an English-American political activist, philosopher, political theorist, and revolutionary Thomas Paine
He was king of Great Britain and Ireland King George iii

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The 50 States Word Search

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Pennsylvania
Oklahoma
Illinois
New York
Alaska
Hawaii
Main
New Hampshire
Vermont
Massachusetts
Rhode Island
Connecticut
New Jersey
Delaware
Maryland
West Virginia
Virginia
North Carolina
South Carolina
Georgia
Florida
Ohio
Alabama
Tennessee
Kentucky
Indiana
Michigan
Mississippi
Wisconsin
Louisiana
Arkansas
Missouri
Iowa
Minnesota
Texas
Kansas
Nebraska
South Dakota
North Dakota
New Mexico
Colorado
Wyoming
Montana
Utah
Arizona
Idaho
Nevada
California
Oregon
Washington

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Jamestown Crossword Puzzle

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Who came to rescue Jamestown in 1608 Captain John Smith
What word was carved into a doorpost Croatoan
What country took over North America in 1497 England
Who won the battle between the Spanish and English English
What did the people of Roanoke focus on instead of food Gold
What did the English and Natives have by 1616 Good Relationship
In 1609, John left with Pocahontas due to a what Gunpowder Explosion
What was the third attempted colony called Jamestown
What was saved again by new English settlers Jamestown
Who made the same mistakes as Columbus John Cabot
Who was their new leader of Roanoke for their second colony John White
Why did they name the new colony Jamestown King James
What disease did the mosquitoes carry in the area of Jamestown Malaria
Who decided to let the new settlers starve Native Americans
Where was the Roanoke colony set up at North Carolina
Smith and Pocahontas helped keep what between the Natives and English Peace
What did they build their settlement on for the second try Peninsula
Who did the new English settlers capture so the Natives wouldn't attack them Pocahontas
Who started the Roanoke colony Sir Walter Raleigh
By what time were there only 12% of the people who survived the winter Spring
While John and Pocahontas were gone, there was a time period called what Starving Time
Who had to eat dogs, rats, and even human corpses The English
How many ships did they use to take the settlers to Jamestown Three
How long did John White have to wait to return to his colony Three Years
Since they were running out of food, what did they do to get it without working hard Trade with Natives

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