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1.Name the form of democratic government in Massachusetts, Pennsylvania and Virginia colonies._________________ 1.Who was the first leader of the Quakers in the Pennsylvania colony?__________ 2.Name four ways in which parliament controlled the king after the establishment of the English Bill of Rights in 1688. ________________ ______________
Do Now Why did slavery expand in America? Use the following terms: Want; Need Scarcity (demand always exceeds supply) Trade-off Mercantilism
The Columbian Exchange became a very large trade route. New England produced fish, ships, lumber, leather goods, fur. Middle colonies produced wheat and manufactured goods. Southern colonies produced indigo, tobacco, rice, cotton (rich soil; long growing season). This was all part of the mercantile system.
Who needed the slaves? Sugar cane plantations in the Caribbean. Southern Colonies for production of indigo, cotton, rice, tobacco New England shipping companies became involved in transporting slaves from Africa.
Brasil Portugal Beschreibung Pie chart, showing the major destinations for African slaves in the Americas, 1492-1870; data source: Andrew K. Frank: The Routledge Historical Atlas of the American South, New York, London: Routledge, 1999, ISBN 0-415-92141-4, p. 22 Datum23. November 2008 QuelleEigenes Werk Urheber Stilfehler Genehmigung (Weiternutzung dieser Datei) Siehe unten Spanish Colonies in South America British Caribbean Colonies French Caribbean Colonies Denmark Caribbean Colonies Netherlands Caribbean Colonies British Colonies in North America
Look at the pie chart on page 114 What percentage of the enslaved Africans came to the British Colonies in North America?_________ What percentage went to Portuguese Brasil?_______ What percentage to the West Indies?_____