Oglethorpe described it as a colony where many would be provided for and made masters of both land and houses
The first Africans most likely arrived in which Southern Colony? __Virginia____
Which city was known for its ship building? ______Baltimore_
What made Charles Town important? __it was a large city and busy port in the South Carolina colony_
Be able to determine and use scale on a map. i.e. What is the distance between Williamsburg and Baltimore?
What effect did religion have on the founding of the colonies? _The Puritans founded the first colony, the Massachusetts Bay Colony, to freely practice their religion. Other settlers formed the Rhode Island Colony and the Connecticut Colony because they did not agree with Puritan leaders in Massachusetts.
How did the Southern Economy depend on slavery? _The economy of the Southern Colonies was based on agriculture, mainly growing cash crops on plantations. Planters came to depend on slave labor to grow and harvest the cash crops.
What caused the major conflicts/wars between Native Americans and Colonists? ___The Colonists and Native Americans had different ideas about owning land. Native Americans grew angry as settlers built villages and farms on their sites. Some colonists did not treat the Native Americans justly.