The 13 ColoniesWhy were theyestablished and settled? USI.5a
•On the Coast of North Carolina•Was established as an economic venture $$$ •Why is it “Lost”?
THE TRIP FROM EUROPEAN TO JAMESTOWN
$$$ EconomicVenture by the VirginiaCompany $$$ 1607 Settled on the James River in Virginia
Settled by separatists from the Church of England who wanted to avoid religious persecution 1620What is a separatist? What is religious persecution?
Settled by Puritans They wereseparatists whowanted to avoid religious persecution 1630
Settled by Quakers They wantedfreedom to practice their faith without interference. 1681
William Penn—Founder ofPennsylvaniaFounder of PennCollege, Now PennStateA Quaker
Settled by people who were in debtor’s prison in England. They came here for a new life and economic freedom. 1732 What is a debtor?What do you think economic freedom is?
James Oglethorpe:Founder of theGeorgia colony
Which two colonies were established as an economic venture? A. Georgia and Pennsylvania B. Massachusetts Bay Colony and Plymouth Colony C. Roanoke Island and Jamestown Settlement D. New York and Maryland Answer: C
This colony was settled by people who were in debtor’s prison.A. Roanoke IslandB. PennsylvaniaC. Massachusetts Bay ColonyD. Georgia Answer: D
Quakers settled in the colony ofA. South CarolinaB. PennsylvaniaC. JamestownD. Plymouth Colony Answer: B
Which colonies were established bySeparatists from the Church of England and Puritans? A. Roanoke Island and Georgia B. Jamestown and New Jersey C. Plymouth Colony and Massachusetts Bay Colony D. Georgia and Pennsylvania Answer: C