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New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Delaware were called these colonies Middle
The dutch set up a joint company named Dutch West India
The Dutch governor's name was Peter Stuyvesant
The Middle colonies were split into New York and New Jersey by King Charles II. The rest of the land was given to a man named? William Penn
The name of the land William Penn acquired was? Pennsylvania
William Penn did not share the same ideas as the England church and therefore he belonged to a sect called the? Quakers
What word describes an abundance of food? Surplus
What was the last New England colony New Hampshire
This Colony was founded by people who disagreed with Puritan rule? Connecticut
Captains sailed to Africa and came back with goods and enslaved people which started? Slavery
Trading routes often looked like triangles so this kind of trading route was called Triangle Trade
This wealthy landowner and lawyer was the governor of Massachusetts Bay Colony John Winthrop
In 1691 the Massachusetts Bay Colony and the _________ colony joined up to create Massachusetts? Plymouth
In 1620 the _________ compact was used to set up the colony's first government. Mayflower
Charles II owes people money so he re-grants North Carolina to the Lord _______? Proprietors
___________ is a land tax established by the Proprietors Quitrent
A person who disagreed with the beliefs of the Anglican church? Dissenter
A legal document that gives permission to explore, settle and govern land. Charter
These laws governed the people for the next 100 years in this time period? Navigation Acts
The name of political parties in this time period? Factions

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The 13 Colonies Crossword

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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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The Middle Colonies Crossword

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A person given land and granted certain manorial privileges under the former Dutch governments of New York and New Jerey Patroon
A middle colony Pennsylvania
A member of the Religious Society of Friends Quaker
A person who believes that war and violence are unjustified Pacifist
An English Quaker who founded Pennsylvania William Penn
Acceptance of religious differences Tolerance
After taking control of New Netherlands from the Dutch, the English formed New Jersey and______ New York
A popular product in the middle colonies Cattle
The king of England who wanted control of the middle colonies King Charles
The Dutch governer of the New Netherland colony Peter Stuyvesant

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Middle Colonies Crossword

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person who explored the Middle Colonies Henry Hudson
person who renamed the land west of the Hudson River New Jersey King Charles ll
person who got the Pennsylvania area to pay his dept William Penn
the first of this settlement to appear in New York around 1613 Dutch
1704 the land given to Penn was separated and became this again Delaware Colony
In 1665, the Province of New Jersey split from? New York
New York became a ________ after the Duke of York became King Jame ll Royal Province
protected in the Middle Colonies Religious Freedom
Who order the arrest of a Virginian officer in 1773? Arthur St
What was the land periodically granted; was split into the Province of New York and Province of Pennsylvaia Proprietors

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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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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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MIDDLE COLONIES Word Search

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SETTLERS
PILIGRIMS
FARMERS
WHEAT
RYE
OATS
CORN
RELIGIOUS FREEDOM
BREAD COLONIES
IMMIGRANTS
QUAKERS
WILLIAM PENN
NEW NETHERLAND
DELAWARE
PENNSYLVANIA
NEW JERSEY
NEW YORK
NEW AMSTERDAM

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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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Middle Colonies Word Search

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acquisition
government
settlement
colonies
native
americans
english
nations
friendship
vitality
delaware river
new york
population
church
anglican
religion
quaker
tolerance
king
diverse
proprietor
dutch
penn
william

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Age Of Exploration Crossword

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Estalished school for geogropher, astronomers, and map makers Prince Henry
Explored South East tip of Africa Bartolomeu Dias
Found an all water to asia Vasco de game
Theory if he traveled west across the ocean he wil find a faster route to Asia Christopher Columbus
What Country funded Christopher Columbus Spain
Island east cost of the America West Indies
Who figured out that Columbus found a new land Amerigo Vespucci
What did he name the continent America
Who went around the world Ferdinand Magellan
Disadvantages of Columbus Exploration Disease
Multiple people to to divide the investment, profit and risk Joint-stock
Where did the Dutch have control of asia Indonesia
What were the goods the Dutch were intrested to Spicies
What did the Dutch build in cit they controlled Trading outpost
What affected the Ottoman Empire during the 16 century Trade routes
Force people to nuy a permit to trade Cartaz Strategy
why did the Portuguese not create colonies in the indian ocean region Empires
Main reason that the Ottoman Empire didn't sell to the West Europeans Religion

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