Social Studies

  1. What document inspired the American Bill of Rights?
    English Bill of Rights
  2. How did the Navigational Act ensure that only England could benifit from trade with the American Colonies?
    Parliament passed a series of laws
  3. What were the 2 charter colonies?
    Connecticut and Rhode Island
  4. Who established the charter colonies?
    people who were granted these priviliges
  5. What were the 3 proprietary colonies?
    • Delaware
    • Maryland
    • Pennsylvaina
  6. Who ruled the proprietary colonies?
  7. What were the 8 royal colonies?
    • Georgia
    • Massachusetts
    • New Hampshire
    • New Jersey
    • New York
    • North Carolina
    • South Carolina
    • Virginia
  8. Who ruled the royal colonies?
  9. Who had the right to vote in colonial America?
    White men who owned property
  10. Why did the Puritans of New England come to America?
    they wanted to be independent
  11. When did the Great Awakening occur?
  12. What roles did women have on the colonial farm?
    cooked and made clothing
  13. How did young colonial men learn a trade?
    managed farms and represented the family in comunity affairs
  14. When did the Massachusetts Puritans pass the first public education law?
  15. What was the main idea of the Enlightenment?
    movement of spreading knowledge, reason, and science could be improved
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