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American History
1. Land owners in the Southern colonies couldn't find enough people to work on their farms. What did they do to get these workers? 2. Which colonies used African-American slaves to work for them? Did these colonies have a different economy than those that didn't use slaves? ...
Friday, July 30, 2010 at 9:42pm by Ms. Sue

american history
Which of the following distinguished the Middle Colonies from New England and the Southern Colonies?
Tuesday, May 1, 2012 at 9:52am by tara

American History
How did the seach for a viable labor force affect the developement of the southern colonies? What was the role of African American slavery in the early colonial settements? Why were two southern colonies initially resistant to slavery?
Friday, July 30, 2010 at 9:42pm by Meliza

U.S.History
i have a chart labled 'African-American Population, 1690-1750'. it shows the year, new england colonies, middle colonies, and southern colonies. the question is: In which group of colonies did the number of African Americans increase most sharply? well the answer is obvious to...
Sunday, January 25, 2009 at 11:21am by y912f

American History
Is your subject American history? Which colonies do you mean? What effects do you think geography had on them? I'll be glad to comment on your answers.
Monday, September 20, 2010 at 4:44pm by Ms. Sue

American History
In that article: Effects on American colonies " ... The Navigation Acts, while enriching Britain, caused resentment in the colonies and contributed to the American Revolution. The Navigation Acts required all of a colony's imports to be either bought from England or resold by ...
Saturday, January 25, 2014 at 7:26pm by Damon

American History
The English civil war affected the american colonies in which of the following ways: a.) With england convulsed in civil war, the mother country for a time failed to provide military protection to the colonies b.) Several colonies began to discuss forming a confederation, but ...
Thursday, February 21, 2013 at 6:45pm by MIKE

history
prior to 1763, the british government followed a policy of salutary neglect towards the american colonies because: a. wished to secure the olyalty of the colonies b. lacked a well organized imperial system I think it is B
Sunday, September 14, 2008 at 4:53pm by kyle

AMERICAN HISTORY
Which of the following distinguished the Middle Colonies from New England and the Southern Colonies? A. peace treaties with Native Americans B. ethnic and religious diversity C. representative government D. prohibition of slavery
Thursday, March 6, 2014 at 6:13pm by COOKIE

American History
The policy of mercantilism entails all of the following except that: Colonies exist for the benefit of the mother country. Colonies should act as a source of raw materials for the mother country. Colonies should act as markets for the mother country. Colonies should develop ...
Sunday, September 24, 2006 at 6:35pm by Alisa

American history
What parts did the government consist of in the colonies? Who could vote? Does this pertain to the Parlimentary rule? And that only male, land owners were permitted to vote in the colonies?
Sunday, November 8, 2009 at 1:52pm by ATP

HISTORY
ACCORDING TO CREVECOEUR,WHAT DISTINGUISHES AN AMERICAN FROM A EUROPEAN?WHY? HOW DID LIFE IN THE BRITISH NORTH AMERICAN COLONIES TO THE CREATION CONTRIBUTE TO THE CREATION OF A UNIQUE AMERICAN IDENTITY?GIVE EXAMPLES
Sunday, February 22, 2009 at 6:50pm by tonya

history
How did the American colonies win their freedom in the American Revolution?
Sunday, April 17, 2011 at 7:15pm by Jill

History
How did life in the British North American colonies contribute to the creation of a unique American identity? What are some examples of this?
Wednesday, March 18, 2009 at 6:20pm by Kate

History
• According to Crévecoeur, what distinguishes an American from a European? Why? • How did life in the British North American colonies contribute to the creation of a unique American identity? Be sure to give examples. • Is Crévecoeur’s vision of America accurate? Why or why not?
Sunday, February 22, 2009 at 6:40pm by tonya

American History
The English civil war affected the american colonies in which of the following ways: a.) With england convulsed in civil war, the mother country for a time failed to provide military protection to the colonies b.) Several colonies began to discuss forming a confederation, but ...
Thursday, February 21, 2013 at 7:48pm by MIKE

History
We'll be glad to help you. I assume you're asking about the American colonies in the 17th century. Please tell us what you know about these colonies and what you've found about their similarities and differences. Then we'll be glad to help you add to that information.
Friday, June 5, 2009 at 9:24pm by Ms. Sue

History
The British colonies are probably their colonies in what is now the United States -- our original thirteen colonies.
Monday, May 4, 2009 at 4:30pm by Ms. Sue

social studies
Prior to 1763, the British government generally followed a policy of salutary neglect towards the American colonies because it: a) wished to secure the loyalty of the colonies b) lacked a well-organized imperial system c) lacked the power to make laws for the colonies d) did ...
Monday, September 15, 2008 at 9:40am by cecilia

us history
Regarding Thomas Paine's Common Sense... 1. According to Paine, peaceful negotiations and reconciliation between the American colonists and England were no long possible after what single specific historical event? 2. According to Paine, how has our connection to England made ...
Tuesday, September 20, 2011 at 1:49pm by Moreno T.

true/false US History
Yes it's good to study before you ask someone for help! :) For the salutary neglect question, I think it might be true because I found this : England’s policy of Salutary Neglect intended to keep the American colonies obedient to England by allowing the enforcement of the ...
Tuesday, November 16, 2010 at 6:49pm by anthony

American History - incomplete
What are the "following" colonies?
Friday, January 27, 2012 at 7:01pm by Ms. Sue

History Question
1) Why did the Middle colonies have the most diverse population in colonial America? (1point) Leaders of the Middle Colonies advertised in Europe to attract more settlers. People moved to the Middle Colonies from New England to escape religious persecution.*** Immigrants from ...
Friday, October 4, 2013 at 6:40pm by Gabby

U.S History- 8th grade
What was the geography and economy like in the England colonies, middle colonies, and southern colonies? Do you guys know any good websites to check out?
Sunday, December 13, 2009 at 9:05pm by Sammi

HISTORY
WHAT WERE THE PURPOSES FOR THE DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE? The American colonists were unhappy with their English rulers. The colonists didn't like the high taxes on common things such as tea and paper. They tried to tell the king to change things, but he refused. The ...
Sunday, February 11, 2007 at 7:49pm by ALEX2

american history
what was the purpose of finding each of the 13 colonies?
Wednesday, September 16, 2009 at 5:40pm by meg

American History
What two colonies were resistant towards slavery?
Saturday, July 31, 2010 at 11:41pm by Jane

History
pre columbian to 1877 In the North American colonies
Saturday, November 3, 2012 at 4:50pm by Merlin

History
comparing French, ducth, and english colonies, which ones attracted the most settlers, and which the fewest? in what colonies were woman scarce? what impact did these differences in emigration have on the various colonies development?
Wednesday, August 31, 2011 at 10:30am by Kristen

history
Comparing French, English, and Dutch Colonies, which ones attracted the most settlers, and which the fewest? In what colonies were women scarce? What impact did these differences in emigration have on various colonies' development?
Wednesday, August 25, 2010 at 3:28pm by Pierre

History
Comparing French, Dutch, and English colonies, which ones attracted the most settlers, and which the fewest? In what colonies were women scarce? What impact did these differences in emigration have on the various colonies development?
Tuesday, September 25, 2012 at 6:05pm by Cody

American History
One of the things that was an outcome of the French and Indian War was that troops from the colonies learned they could protect their own terrorities, that they did not need British troops to protect them, and in fact, the British troops were not almighty. Americans thought ...
Thursday, August 28, 2008 at 8:24pm by bobpursley

American history
Were not both the first constitutions of groups moving to the colonies?
Monday, October 27, 2008 at 4:53am by bobpursley

american history
why were the french at first reluctant to sign an alliance with the colonies
Thursday, January 6, 2011 at 11:16am by alexander

american history
1. When the American Revolution began, it looked like the colonies faced insurmountable odds. How did a ragtag band of volunteers without a proper source of funding for food and equipment manage to overcome the most powerful army and navy in the world?
Saturday, January 22, 2011 at 4:42pm by ofelia

American history
http://latinamericanhistory.about.com/od/theconquestofperu/p/Spain-S-American-Colonies-And-The-Encomienda-System.htm
Monday, July 15, 2013 at 5:29pm by Ms. Sue

U.S History
In the growth of the colonies, who tried to unite Native American groups in 1763?
Monday, January 22, 2007 at 7:49pm by COOL

AP US History
What was the life style of whites on a plantation in the american colonies?
Tuesday, October 2, 2007 at 7:30pm by Niya

AP US History
Why does the period of salutary neglect end in the American colonies?
Monday, October 15, 2007 at 5:02pm by Jennifer

world history
how did the search for religious freedom affect the founding of colonies in american?
Thursday, March 11, 2010 at 9:00pm by hillary`

American History
Which of the following statements is true of life in the New England colonies?
Monday, July 11, 2011 at 7:57pm by Anonymous

History
how were the economic conditions in France and the American colonies before their revolutions similar and different
Monday, February 15, 2010 at 8:37pm by Jennavecia

world history
how were the economic conditions in France and the American colonies before their revolutions similar
Monday, February 15, 2010 at 8:43pm by Jennavecia

History
how were the economic conditions in France and the American colonies before their revolutions similar and how were they different?
Monday, February 15, 2010 at 9:11pm by Britanya

us history
The American colonies had diverse cultures at the beginning of the Revolutionary War.
Saturday, September 15, 2012 at 2:51pm by Ms. Sue

History
How does Thomas Paine characterize the relationship between Great Britain and the American colonies?
Wednesday, October 3, 2012 at 10:59am by Anonymous

U.S. History
What types of changes were occurring in terms of education, law and politics in the American colonies in the 1700’s?
Monday, October 1, 2007 at 8:12pm by Maiya

History
Were the framers of the Constitution during the 20th century in the American colonies democrats or elitists, or both?
Tuesday, October 2, 2007 at 7:02pm by Jen

history american revolution
No. It means that the people who lived in the English colonies were subject to the laws of Britain.
Sunday, October 19, 2008 at 9:46pm by Ms. Sue

us history
why did england have little time to devote to her american colonies before 1765
Saturday, January 2, 2010 at 2:18pm by trever

history
what would north america be like today if the 13 colonies had not won the american revolution?
Saturday, January 30, 2010 at 4:34pm by raluca

american history 1865 to present
social and political structure of the colonies and other pertinent factors
Sunday, December 16, 2012 at 6:59pm by louis

US History
How did the British mercantlism prevent the economic development of the colonies? A.) The colonies were process to export their products to Great Britain only, thus limiting development. B.) British laws discouraged the growth of manifacture and forced colonies to buy British ...
Sunday, October 2, 2011 at 10:36pm by Please help

History
How did Spain's American colonies help make it the richest, most powerful nation in the world during the 16th century??
Monday, May 2, 2011 at 8:24pm by Ann

U.S. History
According to Paine, how has our connection to England made the American colonies weaker in a military-political sense?
Sunday, February 26, 2012 at 5:24pm by Anonymous

history
The question is asking about the division of the 13 colonies into two groups -- the northern colonies and the southern colonies. The northern colonies were more industrialized and business-oriented. They also favored a strong central U.S. government. The southern colonies were...
Monday, September 3, 2007 at 8:22pm by Ms. Sue

american History
Can someone help me please. I am having a hard time answering this question. Do you think Great Britain was justified in imposing taxes on the colonies following the French and Indian War? Or do you believe the colonists had legitimate grievances regarding the British policy ...
Thursday, November 4, 2010 at 3:59pm by Maria

American history
http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&lr=&q=who+could+vote+in+the+american+colonies&aq=9&oq=who+could+vote+in+&aqi=g10 Read widely.
Sunday, November 8, 2009 at 1:52pm by Writeacher

U.S. HISTORY PLEASE HELP!!!
how did the environment (political, social, and physical) affect the religion of the 13 colonies? That's such a broad question, that it's difficult to answer. First, the colonies were in existence for close to 150 years before they became the United States. The environment ...
Thursday, September 7, 2006 at 4:15pm by INEEDHELP!!!

us history
sorry but I am sam. In my book the american pageant it states that the colonies did not like mercantilism and no taxation without representation
Saturday, September 13, 2008 at 6:47pm by sam

American History
Compare the involuntary migration of indentured servants and enslaved Africans to the America colonies. Identify similarities and differences.
Tuesday, February 10, 2009 at 3:09pm by Suave

History
Early Northerns could apply to almost any country at any time. However if you're asking about the northern American colonies, then they were classified as Protestant.
Saturday, June 6, 2009 at 10:11am by Ms. Sue

Socials
Sara -- you didn't say anything about the colonies. Why did England need colonies? Where were these colonies? What did colonies have to do with the Industrial Revolution?
Thursday, November 19, 2009 at 8:23pm by Ms. Sue

History
describing the contributions of the three groups of peoples, Native Americans, Europeans, and Africans, to the creation of the British North American Colonies. List the aspects of each of these peoples—Native Americans, Europeans, and Africans—that contributed to the ...
Monday, May 4, 2009 at 4:30pm by tammy

Government
In which type of colony did strict governors anger the colonists? A. the royal colonies B. the proprietary colonies C. the charter colonies D. the informed colonies
Tuesday, April 3, 2012 at 8:49pm by john

Government
In which type of colony did strict governors anger the colonists? A. the royal colonies B. the proprietary colonies C. the charter colonies D. the informed colonies
Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 11:06am by john

Social Studies
In which type of colony did strict governors anger the colonist? A. the royal colonies B. the proprietary colonies C. the charter colonies D. the informed colonies
Tuesday, April 3, 2012 at 9:09pm by Anonymous

government
well the answer chooses are A. the royal colonies B. the proprietary colonies C. the charter colonies D. the informed colonies But i don't know which one it is!
Tuesday, April 3, 2012 at 5:26pm by aaron

Social Studies 7R
Arrgghhh! This is not complete! The Declaration of Independence was a statement adopted by the Continental Congress on July 4, 1776, which announced that the thirteen American colonies. This answer is wrong! What did the colonies announce?
Sunday, January 22, 2012 at 9:28pm by Ms. Sue

ap us history
my assignment is to develop a chart explaining the financing, motivation for founding, and political, social, and economic organization of each colonized area:(a) the plantation colonies, (b) new england, (c) the middle colonies.what elements did all these colonies have in ...
Monday, August 18, 2008 at 12:59pm by alicia

Social studies
You should find a lot of pictures here. http://www.google.com/#hl=en&sugexp=ldymls&xhr=t&q=American+colonies+clothing&cp=18&pf=p&sclient=psy&aq=0&aqi=&aql=&oq=American+colonies+cl&pbx=1&fp=46c434222b5f0e70 If not, search in Google Images.
Sunday, February 13, 2011 at 8:27pm by Ms. Sue

history
1) Indians who were granted lands west of the Appalachians by the King 2) American Colonists who were prevented from moving westward into Indian territory, and in some cases ordered to leave it, and 3) British soldiers who had fought in the French and Indian war, who were ...
Wednesday, December 19, 2007 at 11:29pm by drwls

World History
How did colonies with large European populations differ from other colonies?
Monday, February 22, 2010 at 11:54pm by Kyle

Social studies
1. Parliament 2. Your answer is in this site. http://www.slideshare.net/jennpenn20/the-american-colonies
Thursday, September 17, 2009 at 5:19pm by Ms. Sue

History
In the time when the colonies were first being established who claimed the land to the west and north of the English colonies?
Sunday, February 24, 2008 at 7:57am by Linda

American History
In 1700, which of the following colonies had the largest slave population relative to its overall population?
Wednesday, July 13, 2011 at 3:40pm by T

American History
In 1700, which of the following colonies had the largest slave population relative to its overall population
Friday, January 27, 2012 at 7:01pm by Anonymous

american history
in 1700 which of the following colonies had the largest slave population relative to its overall population
Sunday, December 16, 2012 at 12:03am by kim

U.S History
In the growth of the colonies,What were the cultural lifestyle and economic differences between the New England, Southern and Middle Colonies?
Monday, January 22, 2007 at 7:46pm by COOL

History
Which of the following is not a type of North American Colonies? charter proprietary royal military I think the answer is military
Friday, October 4, 2013 at 9:58am by Steve

History
Assuming you're asking about the American colonies -- They all had some form of democratic government. They also depended upon wild game and fish for food.
Saturday, June 6, 2009 at 1:55pm by Ms. Sue

AP US History
What were the diverse purposes of England's American colonies and how were those purposes altered in the early years of settlement?
Friday, September 11, 2009 at 5:44pm by Katelynn

HISTORY
The European countries needed the raw materials from its colonies. These colonies then would buy back the finished products made in Europe.
Sunday, May 19, 2013 at 12:53pm by Ms. Sue

american govt
what two events changed the relatively peaceful relationship between the American colonies and Great Britain
Friday, June 17, 2011 at 3:20pm by Anonymous

U.S. History to 1865
I need some help with this question. How did the actions of the colonies, Great Britain and France contribute to the outcome of the American Revolution war? What kind of outcomes should I be looking for? Thanks for the help.
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 at 5:02pm by B.B.

history american revolution
The inhabitants of the English colonies of North America have the rights: 2. That our ancestors, who first settled these colonies, were at the time of their emigration from the mother country entitled to all rights, liberties, and immunities (freedom from tax) of free and ...
Sunday, October 19, 2008 at 9:46pm by raleigh

History
The official policy of the British crown and Parliament toward the American colonies is essentially embodied in the economic and political theory of mercantilism; however, in reality sometimes by intent, mostly by accident, a policy of salutary neglect developed and flourished...
Tuesday, August 19, 2008 at 6:03pm by Bill

U.S. History
To what extent would it be accurate to say that New England, Middle, and Southern Colonies had merged to create a single American Society by the end of the French and Indian War?
Monday, September 7, 2009 at 4:32pm by Mara

AP US History
To what extent would it be accurate to say that the New England, Middle, and Southern colonies had merged to create a single American Society by the outbreak of the revolution?
Saturday, September 10, 2011 at 1:29pm by Elizabeth

ap us history
how much more was the conflict between great Britain and her North american colonies economic origin rather than rooted in political and social controversies and differences.
Wednesday, September 19, 2012 at 10:13pm by oscar

us history
Oh there's actually 3 more paragraphs. I didn't want you to read too much so I only copy and paste the first paragraph. The other paragraphs are just different viewpoints of scholars. The only thing I find really confusing is the question. Colonial America: Communities of ...
Sunday, September 28, 2008 at 5:53pm by Shaun X

social studies
Prior to 1763, the British government generally followed a policy of salutary neglect towards the American colonies because it: a) wished to secure the loyalty of the colonies b) lacked a well-organized imperial system I think it is B but i think it could also be A
Monday, September 15, 2008 at 6:09pm by Hannah

AP US history
By violating the Navigation Acts and developing their own trading patterns, were the American colonies also creating their own mercantile system?
Thursday, September 13, 2012 at 8:33pm by Jackie

History
The British government decided to tax the American colonies a. to pay off war debts b. to teach the colonists a lesson c. to increase the standard of living in Britain d. to finance westward expansion C
Friday, February 20, 2009 at 2:28pm by Bella

History
The American Revolution only affected the rule in the British colonies in America, the soon-to-be United States. It had nothing to do with other parts of the British Empire.
Thursday, October 9, 2008 at 4:08pm by Ms. Sue

social studies
How did the search for a viable labor force affect the development of the southern colonies? What was the role of African- American slavery in the early colonial settlements? Why were twp southern colonies initially resistant to slavery?
Friday, July 31, 2009 at 3:02pm by Jasmin

social studies
How did the search for a viable labor force affect the development of the southern colonies? What was the role of African-American slavery in the early colonial settlements? Why were two southern colonies initially resistant to slavery?
Monday, August 10, 2009 at 3:22am by Anonymous

SS
Here's your original question. " Write a position paper on how British policies spurred the growth of representative government during the colonial period. American history 1700's. After the French Indian war." Yes, you take sides. You need to answer this question: How did ...
Wednesday, November 30, 2011 at 8:01pm by Ms. Sue

American History
Create a timeline tracking the major themes/paradigm shifts in American History from the Columbus's voyages through the Mexican-American War (1846-1848)
Thursday, March 31, 2011 at 5:38pm by Sylvia

American History
Create a timeline tracking the major themes/paradigm shifts in American History from the Columbus's voyages through the Mexican-American War (1846-1848).
Thursday, March 31, 2011 at 9:11pm by Sylvia

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