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a farmer main crop that they produce for income staple crops
people who legally move from one country to another for work immigrants
people who ancestors are the original inhabitants of a place/country Natives
belive in the "fundamental brotherhood of mankind",treat others with kindness,love, Quakers
religious group that separated themselves from the church of England and came to English colonies to escape persecution Pilgrims
Religious group that wanted to change or "purify" the church of England Puritans
to go against something or someone Defiance
a type of protest in which you refuse to take part in something Boycott
to do away with something repeal
king or Queen ,from a noble family ruling over a country/region Monarchy
the act of governing/ruling over one's self self-governing
tar/pitch used to make ships/boats water proof Naval Stores
large sea dock in which ships stop at to load and unload their cargo Port

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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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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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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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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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Thirteen Colonies Crossword

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One of the people who traveled by boat from England and created the first permanent settlement in New England at Plymouth in 1620 Pilgrim
A member of the Religious Society of Friends, a Christian movement founded by George Fox c. 1650. Quakers
A system of government in which priests rule in the name of God or a god. Theocracy
Water brought or affected by tides. Tidewater
Pawtuxet Indian, later of the Wampanoag tribe in what is now Massachusetts. Squanto
A person or institution that owes a sum of money. Debtors
The founder of the colony of Georgia JamesOglethorpe
Hostility and ill-treatment, especially because of race or political of religious beliefs. Persecution
pertaining to or characteristic of a people, especially a group (ethnic group) sharing a common and distinctive culture, religion, language, or the like. EthnicDiversity
A tropical plant of the pea family, which was formerly widely cultivated as a source of dark blue dye. Indigo
A person under contract to work for another person for a definite period of time, usually without pay but in exchange for free passage to a new country. IndenturedServants
When people allow other people to think or practice other religions and beliefs. ReligiousTolerance
The Middle colonies were referred to this. BreadbasketColonies
An estate on which crops such as coffee, sugar, and tobacco are cultivated by resident labor. Plantation
A type of British colony mostly in North America and the Caribbean in the 17th century. ProprietaryColony
A member of a group of English Protestants of the late 16th and 17th centuries who regarded the Reformation of the Church of England under Elizabeth as incomplete and sought to simplify and regulate forms of worship. Puritans
An agreement reached by the Pilgrims on the ship the Mayflower in 1620, just before they landed at Plymouth Rock. MayflowerCompact
A Puritan spiritual adviser, mother of 15, and an important participant in the Antinomian Controversy that shook the infant Massachusetts Bay Colony from 1636 to 1638. AnneHutchinson
Sparsely inhabited rural areas. Backcountry
State laws established to determine the status of slaves and the rights of their owners. Slavecodes

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Chapter 3 - Colonial America Crossword

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a document that gives the holder the right to organize settlements in an area charter
elected representatives to an assembly burgesses
a company in which investors buy stock in the company in return for a share of its future profits joint stock company
disagreement with or opposition to an opinion dissent
to treat someone harshly because of that person's beliefs or practices persecute
Protestants who, during the 1600s, wanted to reform the Anglican Church Puritans
Protestants who, during the 1600s, wanted to leave the Anglican Church in order to found their own churches Separatists
Separatists who journeyed to the colonies during the 1600s for a religious purpose Pilgrims
a formal document, written in 1620, that provided law and order to the Plymouth colony Mayflower Compact
the acceptance of different beliefs toleration
landowner in the Dutch colonies who ruled like a king over large areas of land Patroon
colony run by individuals or groups to whom land was granted proprietary colony
person opposed to the use of war or violence to settle disputes pacifist
laborer who agreed to work without pay for a certain period of time in exchange for passage to America indentured servant
a formal plan of government constitution
person or country that owes money debtor
farmer who works land owned by another and pays rent either in cash or crops tenant farmer
religious settlement mission

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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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Medieval vocab crossword

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Germanic people from Gaul (modern day France and Switzerland) The Franks
religious communities built by the church for women (nuns) Convents
religious communities built by the church for men (monks) Monasteries
Empire begun by Charlemagne Holy Roman Empire
social structure in medieval Europe including lords, knights, vassals, serfs and sometimes a king. Feudalism
(in feudalism) the lord’s estate Manor
complex set of ideals or code by which medieval knights followed. Chivalry
worldly (involved in politics and other social matters) Secular
church tax Tithe
the office of the Pope The Papacy
Different ranks of Church leaders including priests, bishops, cardinals, and the Pope. Clergy
a ceremony in which kings and nobles appointed church officials Lay Investiture
everyday language used by different regions Vernacular
selling of church positions Simony
Church law Canon Law
important religious ceremonies Sacraments
anyone who does not conform to an established attitude, doctrine, or principle Heretic
A holy war launched by Pope Urban II to reclaim the Holy Land for Christians Crusade
group of advisors who acted like a court for the pope Papal Curia
Unified body of law in England formed by England’s royal judges Common Law
Legislative group in England originally comprised of two burgesses (citizens of wealth and property) from every borough and two knights from every county Parliament
Document drawn up by English nobles and approved by King John which guaranteed certain political rights for the people Magna Carta
Meeting of the three estates in France: 1st was the Church leaders, 2nd was the great lords, and the 3rd was the commoners Estates-General
people who are sent out to teach their religion Missionaries
an agreement between the pope and the ruler of a country Concordat
To exclude a person from church membership Excommunicated
a noble who served a lord of higher rank Vassal
land granted a vassal by his lord Fief
vassals or warriors in armor who on horseback Knights
peasants who could not the manor, own property, or marry without the lord’s approval Serfs
the practice of planting crops at different times and leaving some fields unplanted Crop rotation
groups of businesses made up of tanners, carpenters, bakers and craftspeople Guilds
religious beliefs that conflict with the Church teachings Heresy

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Types of Government Crossword

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Type of democracy where citizens elect leaders to represent them in government Representative
A small group that rules a country after taking it by force Junta
One person has all the power Autocracy
Type of democracy where citizens are involved in day-to-day government Direct
Recognizes God as the ultimate authority in government and law Theocracy
One leader has absolute control over citizens' lives Dictatorship
Citizens hold the political power Democracy
A small group of people has all the power Oligarchy
People are not subject to any nation or government Anarchy
A king or queen rules the country monarchy

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