The eastern woodland culture consisted of many tribes inhabiting the eastern parts of the United States and Canada. They hunted for their food.
Britain brought cloth, guns, ironware, and drinks to Africa and traded them for people to become slaves.
The first European settlement in what is now United States territory. It was abandoned within three months.
A royal colony is a colony controlled by the Eglish.
The 13 colonies were some of the colonies along the Atlantic coast. Each colony developed its own system of self-government.
Mercantilism is when the government regulates all of the trade, in and out, and you can only buy from certain countries.
When a colony is given to a proprietor to govern. Usually run by private land owners in that colony.
Rice became a major export in South Carolina. Their swamps were well suited for growing it.
The Yemassee war was a conflict between British settlers and various tribes. This English won.
It was a slave rebellion in South Carolina. 20 white people and 44 black people were killed.
This war was fought between the British and the French and various native tribes.
It was a we between the British and the Cherokee during the French and Indian war.
The Sugar Act reduced the rate of tax on molasses. It also included that many other foods need to be taxed.
James Hunter was asked to lead a group of nearly 2000 men against Governor William Tyron.
It reqired that many people had to print things on stamped paper. People had to pay for it in British currency instead of colonial paper money.
The sons of liberty were a group of men from America who opposed the rule of the British. They had a great part in the American revolution.
It objective was to reduce the surplus of tea held by struggling companies in London. It was also made to reduce the price of tea being smuggled into the North American colonies.
The American won the war and gained their freedom from the British.
The Declaration of Independence gave all men and woman in America freedom from the British and gave them all equal rights.
It describes the structure of the states government.
This battle took place on August, 16th in South Carolina. The British ended up winning.
This battle took place on October 7th, in South Carolina. The Americans won.
It was an agreement between the 13 states that established the United States.
This battle took place on January 17th in North Carolina. The Americans won.
This battle took place on September 8th. The British won.
This was a compromise between the southern and northern states in which three fifths of the population if slaves would be accounted for.
It was the settlement of a dispute over the Virginia plan and the New Jersey plan.
It replaced the articles of confederation, to create a better form of government.
They cotton gin was used to make picking cotton faster and easier. It made slavery extremely popular in the south.
The British captured American ships and put sailors into service on their war ships.
It was caused because of over America's independence. It included the trade restrictions from the British, and their support of American Indian tribes against American expansion.
The plot was for him and a group of over 100 slaves to kill their owners and temporarily free charleston, Then they would sail to Haiti to escape.