Colonies of Notrh America
Week Two Assignment ....................... Cooper Minehart
Ever feel like the Queen was just way too anti-secular? Come on down to Portsmouth! The Portsmouth Compact shows that we cut all ties from England, political and religious.
Do you hate fun? Are all those Catholics just way to frisky for your likes? Have you considered Puritanism? Come to Boston and give it a shot! But stay away if you aren't a Puritan!
New York City
Are you a hip English fellow looking for a place to start your new enterprise? Look no further than New York! We have a diverse group of settlers here to purchase your goods. Our main business is in exportation to Britain as well, take your business global!
Colonies of North America
The Potomac River
Q & A
Q: Explain British's purpose for establishing the Georgia colony and the Pennsylvania
A: Georgia was a place for debters (penal colony) and Pennsylvania was a place for people facing religious prosecution
Q: Describe William Penn's vision for Pennsylvania.
A: He wanted it to be a place for Quakers to flee religious prosecution
Q: What was the name of New York City prior to English control?
A: New Netherlands
Q: How did the English divide up New York?
A: They divided it into Province of New York the provinces of: New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware Colony, Connecticut Colony
Q: Why did the English focus their early colonization efforts on the North and South Carolina's?
A: Because it was wooded there and they were looking for more resources because they had used all of Englands in the 15th century.