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Colonies - Review for Test
Unit 4 Test
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History
10/10/2007

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area called Lousiana
Definition
area between Applachains to Rockies & from the Gulf of Mexico to the Great Lakes
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beaver fur
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French traders eager to get
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buffer zone
Definition
built by Spain to protect its colonies from European countries
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armada

Definition
fleet of warships
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Francis Drake
Definition
English pirate who led a crew sailing around the world
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missions
Definition
built to spread Christianity
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Jamestown
Definition

first permanent English settlement in Americas

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reason Pilgrims left England
Definition
freedom of religion
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reason Powhatan Confederacy fought English settlers
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English seized their crops

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Mayflower Compact

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agreement between men on the Mayflower to rule themselves

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Plymouth

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place Mayflower actually landed

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English pirates

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shared their wealth with English government so Queen Elizabeth protected them

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hacienda

Definition

self-sufficient estate where ranchers produce most of what they needed

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Quebec

Definition

built by the French on the St. Lawrence River

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John Smith's rule

Definition

You must work to eat!