Presentation on theme: "Industry Economic activity that involves making a particular product Jamestown’s economy grew due to the tobacco industry. Monarchy A government controlled."— Presentation transcript:
Industry Economic activity that involves making a particular product Jamestown’s economy grew due to the tobacco industry. Monarchy A government controlled by a king or queen The English monarchy took control of land already claimed by the Dutch. Culture A society with the same values, goals, and attitudes Independence Day is a day of celebration in our American culture.
Economy The management of resources such as money and jobs The economy in most New England colonies was strong. Ethnic Groups People that share racial, language, and cultural connections resulting from their common heritage The United States is made up of many different ethnic groups. Mayflower Compact The government plan signed by the men of Plymouth Bay agreeing to live in a peaceful way The Pilgrims wrote the Mayflower Compact while aboard the ship.
House of Burgesses Men elected by the Jamestown colonists to make laws for the colony The Virginia House of Burgesses served as a government model for other colonies. Cottage Industry Jobs men and women did at home to support their families In many colonies the cottage industry provided a way for colonists to make money or trade for other goods..