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Why did the country of France want to come to the New World?
a) Fur trade b) Farming c) Religious Freedom d) Plant cotton
The economic system created between England and her colonies that included raw materials to England and finished goods to the colonies.
a) Free Enterprise b) Triangular Trade c) Mercantilism d) Columbian Exchange
Trade between Eng;and (made goods), the colonies (raw materials) and Africa (slave).
a) Mercantilism b) Triangular Trade c) Free Enterprise d) Columbian Exchange
The year that Jamestown, Virginia was established.
a) 1776 b) 1787 c) 1803 d) 1607
This colonial region made money by build ships, fishing, and trade
a) New England b) Middle c) Southern d) Western
This colonial Region made money by farming crops such as corn, wheat, and other grains.
a) New England b) Middle c) Southern d) Western
This Colonial Region made money by growing cash crops such as cotton and tobacco.
a) New England b) Middle c) Southern d) Western
The colony of Massachusetts was founded by the _______ for religious freedom.
a) Dutch b) Quakers c) Catholics d) Pilgrims
Which of the following is not a cash crop?
a) corn b) cotton c) rice d) indigo
Religious freedom was the number one reason for coming to the New World. Which colony was not established for that reason?
a) Virginia b) Maryland c) Pennsylvania d) Massachusetts
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