The southern colonies, like virginia, were ruled by the oldest legislative body in america, called the house of burgesses (handlin 155) the king of england appointed a royal governor, who in turn selected his council. This comparison of american colonies lesson plan is suitable for 3rd - 12th grade students explore the lifestyles of the american colonies they conduct various activities according to their grade level including jigsaw research and creating a poster. Colonial america also had regional differences among culture or historical reason for establishment as a colony the southern colonies were established as economic ventures and were seeking natural resources to provide material wealth to the mother country and themselves.
The economy of the southern colonies were based on agriculture the community was diverse and there were people from all over europe men outnumbered women as more adults were needed for working in plantations. Comparing and contrasting the colonial regions established in british north america british north america by the mid 1700's consisted of three major regions the new england region included the colonies of maine, new hampshire, massachusetts, connecticut, and rhode island. American colonies chart ap us history study guide documents similar to ap us history: colonial comparison chart colonies chart uploaded by katerina checkk. Life in the usa land, history and language american history differences between great britain and the colonies over the course of most of the eighteenth century, a distinctive culture began to emerge in america.
Essay on a comparison of the new england and the chesapeake bay colonies - ap us history a comparison of the new england and chesapeake bay regions during the 1700's, people in the american colonies lived in very distinctive societies. The middle colonies were settled by several european nations in the middle of the 17th century in the middle colonies there was much diversity in how the people lived, from the religion they practices to the food they ate to how they made their living. The first official american colony was formed in jamestown, virginia in 1607 by 1752 the colonies included north carolina, south carolina, virginia, and georgia the southern colonies focused most of their efforts on cash crops including tobacco and cotton. By the end of the colonial period, american cities: a were cleaner, safer, and healthier than rural environments b were characterized by increasing social and economic equality.
The english colonies search this site home page new england region mid-atlantic region southern region comparison chart analysis question the colonial. The thirteen colonies were a group of british colonies on the atlantic coast of north america founded in the 17th and 18th centuries they declared independence in 1776 and formed the united states of america. Colonial america review politics, economics, and society we use your linkedin profile and activity data to personalize ads and to show you more relevant ads. The colonial history of the united states covers the history of european colonization of the americas from the start of colonization in the early 16th century until their incorporation into the united states of america. 13 colonies comparison chart this fantastic graphic organizer worksheet includes 29 characteristics, people, and colonies that students must correctly match to the correct colonial region: either the new england colonies, middle colonies, or southern colonies.
Comparison of the american colonies conclusion (answer to question) comparison of the american colonies by ana farshi, period 5 september 3, 2013. English, french, and spanish colonies: a comparison the history of colonial north america centers primarily around the struggle of england, france, and. We would like to show you a description here but the site won't allow us.
For a general introduction to the thirteen colonies, including a comparison of the religious, economic, and social landscape of the new england, middle, and southern colonies, this introductory lecture on the thirteen colonies (targeted toward a general us history audience) should be sufficient. Cremin, lawrence a american education: the colonial experience 1607-1783 harper and row new york 1970 as the name implies, this is a comprehensive study of the educational system in america and how it related back to england. Compare and contrast the 13 colonies 13 colonies compare/contrast web copy of american revolutionary war 1775 - 1783.
Chapter 1 north american colonies comparing the english colonies of the new world chesapeake/southern. Comparison of colonies there were various reasons why the american colonies were established the three most important themes of english colonization of america were religion, economics, and government.
This paper will look compare and contrast the three distinct colonial regions which came together to form the united states of america let's begin by looking at the origins of british colonization in north america. The growth and development of these two english colonies, though geographically separated, contributed much to our present american heritage of law, religion, government, custom and language as governor bradford of plymouth stated. The colonies along the eastern coast of north america were formed under different types of charter, but most developed representative democratic governments to rule their territories when the first pilgrims voyaged to the new world, a bizarre twist of fate created a spirit of self-government.