1. The factors that motivated the European (Spanish, Portuguese, French, Dutch and English in particular) to explore and colonize North America and South America concerned material gain and / or religious freedom.
I believe many of the motivators for the Europeans to move to and colo
I believe many of the motivators for the Europeans to move to and colonize North and South America was due to material gain and religious freedom. First I would like to talk about several of the material gains that were either made or expected to be made in the move to explore North and S
Why would anyone want to go through the trouble of colonizing? The English had such motives that compelled them to leave their motherland. It was for the reasons of seeking freedom, seeing there was nothing in Britain for them, and success accessed by other nations.
England set up strict rules and
Part 1. Britain Today 2
1. The land, the people and natural resources 2
2. British Government System 5
3. English History 14
4. Which English? 22
5. Industry, Agriculture and Business 27
6. Education 33
7. Character and Manners 37
8. The Press, Radio and Tele
While the Spanish settlement and the British settlement of the Americas shared some similar characteristics, they were also substantially different and carried out in entirely dissimilar manners. They might have had common goals in mind for themselves but these countries took entirely different rou
Sometime between the founding of the first permanent English settlement at Jamestown in 1607 and the war of independence in 1775 the colonists stopped thinking of themselves as British and began to view themselves as Americans. Three crucial events led to the colonists forming their American identit
(1) Define Sir Walter Raleigh and the Lost Colony of Roanoke and the purpose of English colonization.
Sir Walter Raleigh was a protestant from England that was granted the right to be the first to colonize America by Queens Elizabeth I. The purpose of English colonization was to find riches and hav
August 25th, 2009
Period 3- Cordova
Spanish, French, and English Colonization In America
There’s a few explorers, a few countries, and a whole lot of effort that got America started many years ago. From tribes of buffalo hunters
The New England Colonies of British America included the colonies of Massachusetts Bay Colony, Connecticut, Rhode Island , New Hampshire. They were part of the Thirteen Colonies. These were early colonies of what would later be the states in New England. Later years Vermont and Maine join the New En
Chapter 02 - The Planting of English America
I. England's Imperial Stirrings
North America in 1600 was largely unclaimed, though the Spanish had much control in Central and South America.
Spain had only set up Santa Fe, while France had founded Quebec and Britain had founded Jamestown.
In the 15
1. Who “discovered” America? Christopher Columbus. Native Americans were already there. 1492. Dutch were the technical discoverers. NA (Russians) came on Bering Strait.ICE AGE. 2. How did the Spanish treat the Native Americans? Results of the European contact w
“If you want to be successful you must be willing to pay the price. Your choice of currency should not be of paper money and golden coins but yet that of blood, sweat, and tears.” As the recognition of value in the Americas during the late 1500s and early 1600s began to develop in Europe,...
History is a very important aspect of our lives. It is essential to individuals and to society. It focuses attention on the complex processes of social changes, including factors that are causing changes around us. One should know about the people, their origin and ideas;...
History of America (Hist 101)
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For Native Americans, immigration...
Which of the following was NOT a development of the maritime revolution of the fifteenth century?
did develop: triangular Arab sail, astrolabe, Caravel, compass
Where was the first permanent settlement in the...