Colonial Regions

13 Colonies

The 13 Colonies were Massachusetts, Connecticut, New Jersey, Virginia, Georgia, Rhode Island, Pennsylvania, Maryland, South Carolina, North Carolina, New Hampshire, New York, Delaware

Three Regions

The Northern Colonies or New England were Maine, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Connecticut, and Rhode Island.

The Middle Colonies were New York, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware.

The Southern Colonies were Virginia, North and South Carolina, Georgia, and Maryland.

ALBANY, JAMESTOWN, PLYMOUTH!

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Questions

1) Georgia and Pennsylvania were both used as barriers from the spanish to the south and they were occupied by prisoners and poor people to work and start a new life.

2)William Penn's vision for Pennsylvania was for it to serve as a haven for quakers and any other religions to escape persecution of the British

3) New York was called New Amsterdam

4)They planned to isolate new england from the rest of the colonies

5)They were very plentiful and had very rich soil for crops and were easily used for slave plantations