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an armed revolt in 1676 by Virginia settlers led by Nathaniel Bacon BACONSREVOLT
Named after George Calvert BALTIMORE
Last name Franklin BENJAMIN
a citizen of a British borough BURGESSES
1630-1685 King of England CHARLESII
a press for crushing fruit, typically apples CIDER PRESS
a series of armed conflicts and political machinations ENGLISHCIVILWAR
having been in existence for a long time and therefore recognized and generally accepted ESTABLISHED
a person who advocates the abolition of social distinctions LEVELERS
1st Baron Baltimore, applied to Charles I for a royal charter for what was to become the Province of MARYLAND
The ship that carried the Pilgrims to America MAYFLOWER
a tall wooden pole erected as a part of various European folk festivals MAYPOLE
an armed conflict in 1675–78 between Indian inhabitants of New England PHILIPSWAR
a person who journeys to a sacred place for religious reasons PILGRIMS
Bought PURCHASED
a member of a group of Protestants that arose in the 16th century PURITAN
a Christian movement founded by George Fox QUAKER
a member or supporter of the Parliamentary party in the English Civil War ROUNDHEADS
the son of Sir William Penn WILLIAMPENN
the practice of magic, especially black magic WITCHCRAFT

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U.S. History Unit 1 Crossword

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Brand of car that makes Grand Ams, Grand Prix, and Firebirds Pontiac
President that is on the 100 dollar bill Benjamin Franklin
Also known as the Seven Years War French and Indian War
Brand of Oatmeal Quaker
"In 1492, _______ sailed the ocean blue" Christopher Columbus
Columbus first incountered this tribe of indians when landing in America Tainto
Used to take land and enslave the Indians encomienda
Not the real name for the tribe but they derive from the Pueblos Anasazi
Solve the equation: (Bongo-B)+K= Kongo
a servant with no teeth indentured servant
Captian from Mr. Smiths most quoted movie, "Pocahontas" John Smith
Indian war from 1675-1676 King Philips War
restricted use of foriegn ships for trade Navigation Acts
founder of the Pennsylvania Province William Penn
empire based in Tenochtitlan Aztec
England trying to take back control of America merchantilism
ninth emperor of the Aztec empire Montezuma
European and American parents mestizo
trade from three ports or regions triangular acts
intellectual movement that emphasized reason and individualism. enlightenment

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Original 13 Colonies Crossword Puzzle

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Travler Pilgrim
a crop grown to be sold cash crop
person/institution that owes a sum of money debtors
supporting democracy or its principles democratic
blue dye obtained from various plants indigo
Wampanoag leader who waged King Phillip's War with New England Metacom
a large area of land where crops are grown plantation
a person who follows strict moral rules and who believes that pleasure is wrong puritans
A member of the Religious Society of Friends Quakers
a type of colonial administration of the British overseas territories royal colony
state laws established to determine the status of slaves and the rights of their owners slave codes
Patuxet man who assisted the Pilgrims after their first winter in what is now Massachusetts Squanto
a form of government in which a country is ruled by religious leaders theocracy
water that flows over land during high tide Tidewater
a plant that produces leaves which are smoked in cigarettes, pipes, etc. tobacco
A Puritan religious leader of the seventeenth century Roger Williams
a remote undeveloped rural area backcountry
an important participant in the Antinomian Controversy Anne Hutchinson
an English real estate entrepreneur, early Quaker William Penn
an agreement reached by the Pilgrims on the Mayflower in 1620 Mayflower Compact

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The English Colonies Crossword

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the first permanent english settlement in North America JAMESTOWN
took control of the colony and built a fort in 1608 JOHNSMITH
introduced a new type of tobacco that sold well in New England JOHNROLFE
paid their journey to America INDENTURED SERVANTS
establishes the colony of pennslvania WILLIAM PENN
puritan leader who served as a governor of Massachsetts JOHN WINTHROP
publicly discussed religious ideas that some leaders thought were radical ANNE HUTCHINSON
protestants who wanted to reform the Church of England PURITANS
a member of a Puritan's Separatist sect that left England in the early 1600's to settle in the Americas PILGRIMS
a person who moves to another country after leaving his or her homeland IMMIGRANTS
a document written by the Pilgrims establishing themselves as a political society and setting guidelines for self-government MAYFLOWER COMPACT
Squanto taught the Pilgrims native farming methods and helped them establish relations with the Wampanoag TISQUANTUM
made up one of the largest religious groups in New Jersey QUAKERS
crops that are always needed STAPLE CROPS
he was forced to surrender New Netherland to the English PETER STUYVESANT
people talked about and decided on issues of local interest, such as paying for schools TOWN MEETING
a system in which goods and slaves were traded among the Americas, Britain, and Africa TRIANGULAR TRADE
a religious movement that swept through the colonies in the 1730's and 1740's GREAT AWAKENING
a philosopher that thought people had natural rights such as equality and liberty. JOHN LOCKE
a movement that took place during the 1700's to spread the idea that reason and logic could improve society ENLIGHTENMENT
he surrender in 1766 PONTIAC
American Indian princess, she saved the life of John Smith when he was captured POCAHONTAS
an attacked led by Nathaniel Bacon against American Indians and the colonial government in Virginia BACON'S REBELLION
laws passed in the colonies to control slaves SLAVE CODES
grown only enough for yourself SUBSISTENCE FARMING

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ENglish Colonization Crossword Review

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A company backed by investors where each person receives partial ownership joint stock company
a colony established as a refuge for Catholics Maryland
a New England Colony that guaranteed Religious Freedom Rhode Island
these workers, who were forced to come to America, were found mostly in the Southern Colonies Enslaved Africans
Georgia was founded as a refuge for these people debtors
a colony that had a governor appointed by the king royal colony
a written contract issued by a government charter
co-founder of Rhode Island, fled Massachusetts Anne Hutchinson
a crop that made Jamestown prosperous tobacco
the ship that brought the Pilgrims to Plymouth Mayflower
the movement of thousands of Purtians to the New England colonies Great Migration
a person who sold their labor in return for passage to America indentured servants
a Separatist group that fled England and settled in Plymouth Pilgrims
a set of laws agreed to by the Pilgrim men aboard the Mayflower, established majority rule Mayflower Compact
a colony owned by one or two individuals proprietary colony
first permanent English Settlement in America jamestown
a religious group that settled in Pennsylvania with William Penn Quakers
created in 1619, the first representative assembly in the colonies House of Burgesses
the first Constitution in the colonies, _________________ of Connecticut Fundamental Orders
a type of crop grown for profit cash
main reason the New England Colonies were established religious freedom

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Absolute Monarchs and The Enlightment Crossword

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For of government where he or she has all the power of the people Absolute monarch
doctrine that kings and queens have a God-given right to rule and that rebellion against them is a sin Divine right
substantial rights in the nation, which was, at the time, still considered essentially Catholic. Edict of Nantes
A war waged in the early seventeenth century that involved France, Spain, Sweden, Denmark, Austria, and numerous states of Germany Thirty years war
magnificent palace, built by Louis XIV in the late 1600s, where the treaty ending World War I was signed in 1919 Versailles
fought in the middle of the eighteenth century between the German kingdom of Prussia Seven years war
is a process whereby societies come under or adopt Western culture Westernization
a document constituting a fundamental guarantee of rights and privileges. Manga carta
was a series of armed conflicts and political machinations between Parliamentarians ("Roundheads") and Royalists over, principally, the manner of England's government. English Civil War
requiring a person under arrest to be brought before a judge or into court Habeas Corpus
was the overthrow of King James II of England Glorious Revolution

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Colonial Massachusetts crossword puzzle by Jasmine Shadows

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When was Massachusetts founded? 1630
Who discovered Massachusetts? The Pilgrims
Who was the main peacemaker for MA Massasoit
Who was Massasoit's son Metacomet
What tribe was Squanto in Patuxet
Who was the English explorer who came to MA William Bradford
Who was the last surviving Patuxet Indian Squanto
Who caused a war in 1675 King Phillip
Who was Metacomet's brother Wamsutta
Which people followed the Blue Laws of Connecticut? The Puritans
What was the first name of the descendant of Puritan preechers Cotton
Who was the famous poem writer Anne Bradstreet
Which colony helped the Massachusetts Bay Colony? Plymouth Colony
What tribe did Squanto join? Wampanoag
How old was Metacomet when he became leader? 23
Who won the French and Indian wars? The British
What month did the Pilgrims leave England? December
What ship did the Pilgrims sail on? Mayflower
Where was Bradford born? England
How old was Massasoit when he died? 80

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house of ___________ burgesses
the first _______ is purchased on 1619 slave
to be gov't regulated established
left on the mayflower pilgrims
made on the mayflower mayflowercompact
used in european celebration maypole
to purify puritan
bad bunch of puritans puritancommonwealth
the first catholic colony maryland
The "free" colony Rhodeisland
used to make cider ciderpress
started by charles I The english civil war
always pressured the king Levellers
royalist troops roundheads
started by metacomet philipswar
the revolt of bacon baconsrevolt

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Absolutism Crossword

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the only one of the Wars of Absolutism that was a true global (world) war, where France and Austria were allied for the first time in history SevenYearsWar
Spain's powerful navy was defeated in this war by smaller and faster English ships SpanishArmada
this war was fought over control of the territory of Silesia and whether or not Maria Theresa could stay on the throne of Austria War of Austrian Succession
as a result of this war, France lost its possessions in North America WarofSpanishSuccession
the cause of this war was Louis XIV of France trying to put one of his relatives on the throne of Spain; it was ended by the Treaty of Utrecht SevenYearsWar
one of the causes of this conflict was the help that England was giving pirates who were capturing treasure ships from Spain SpanishArmada
this monarch aided the Protestants in the Netherlands in their efforts to break away from the Spanish empire ElizabethI
known as the "Sun King", this monarch left his country almost completely bankrupt because of his wars and excessive spending LouisXIV
this monarch sent his navy to invade England, but most of his ships were destroyed in a storm PhilipII
this region in northern Europe revolted and became independent of Spain in 1579 TheNetherlands
Henry IV of France made a declaration that French Protestants could worship freely in most cities, an attempt at religious toleration EdictofNantes
Protestants in France were called _____ Huguenots
He had the real power during the reign of Louis XIII in France Cardinal Richelieu
the Finance Minister under Louis XIV in France, he believed in the theory of mercantilism and wanted to make France self-sufficient JeanBaptisteColbert
he ruled Prussia as an absolute ruler, but also allowed religious toleration and made laws less harsh FredericktheGreat
he tried to make Russia more like the countries of Western Europe, promoting education, women's rights, and building a new seaport for trade PetertheGreat
fought between the forces of the king, Charles I, and Parliament over who should have the most power EnglishCivilWar
the leader of Parliament's army in the English Civil War; he ruled England for 10 years when it was a commonwealth OliverCromwell
Charles II was asked to come back to England to rule after the period of the Commonwealth, and the monarchy was re-established theRestoration
because of James I's attempts to bring the Catholic religion back to England, Parliament asked William and Mary (his daughter) to take over as king and queen TheGloriousRevolution
the type of government England has today, was established because of the Glorious Revolution ConstitutionalMonarchy

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The Glorious Revolution Crossword

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What was the name of the English king who died in 1685? Charles II
Who became King of England in 1685? James II
What religion was the new king? Catholic
What was the religion of the country? Protestant
What was the religion of the new King's daughters? Protestant
What was the name of the King's elder daughter? Mary
What was the name of his younger daughter? Anne
Who led a rebellion against the king? The Duke of Monmouth
What was the name of the king's wife? Mary of Modena
What did the King pass in 1673? The Test Act
What did the king gain in 1688? (Some said it came in a warming pan!) Male Heir
The King shared a belief in a doctrine associated with James I. What was this called? The Divine Right of Kings
What type of revolution apparently took place in 1688? A Glorious Revolution
Who invaded from Holland in 1588? William of Orange
Who (he was a trusted general) abandoned James II in his hour of need? John Churchill
What was passed in 1689? The Bill of Rights
What was made more powerful as a result of the revolution? Parliament
What was passed in 1694? The Triennial Act
Where did the invading army land? Devon
What does the set of scales show about how the country had changed? Balance of Power

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Colonization Crossword

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Where did Great Britain send unwanted people Georgia
Religious movement in the colonies during the early 1700s Great Awakening
Which region had the longest growing season Southern
What region made great boats New England
What region was nick named the bread basket Middle
What group settled in Plymouth Massachusetts Pilgrims
What group wanted to purify the Church of England and had to glee to America because of religious persecution Puritans
Who was kicked out of the puritans church and then founded Rhode Island Roger Williams
Who was kicked out of the puritans church then founded the fundamental orders of Connecticut Thomas Hooker
The New England colonies were settled for _______ Religious reasons
What was written by the pilgrims in 1602 Mayflower compact
What was the first representative government V.H.O.B.
What was the first written constitution in the colonies F.O.O.C.
Who founded Pennsylvania WilliamPenn
What group had religious tolerance, abolition of slavery, nonviolence and women's rights Quakers
Who founded Georgia James Oglethorpe

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