posted by .

If someone says that Pilgrims didn't do much for us, what should we say to them?
A. Tuxedos were invented because of those black and white outfits the Pilgrims wore.
B.That Mayflower Compact they made was the first constitution ever written in North America, and it was similar to the later United States Constitution in many ways.
C. Half of them died the first winter and the rest still stayed. How often do you find idealism like that
How do you sum up the basic problem that confronted the Puritans who wanted to migrate to America? Was it money problems, was it fear of Mohawk revolt, or they would be Separatists instead of Puritans, and that bothered them?

Thank you.

  • History -

    When you have answered these the best you can, please re-post, and someone here will be happy to give you suggestions and let you know where you need to make corrections.

  • History -

    Well I didn't just copy and paste those even if it might look like it. And I only asked 2 questions.

    Anyway for the first one I am currently thinking that it is probably A or C? Tuxedo's aren't a necessity, yet they are a nice contribution, and the bravery that C shows means we should respect the Pilgrims. So I can't decide.

    On the second question I'm thinking it was probably fear of Mohawk revolt?

    Please give me your opinion on this. Thanks.

  • History -

    I can find no mention of a Mowhawk Revolt in the early 1600s. Against whom did they revolt?

    Check out this site.

    (Broken Link Removed)

  • History -

    The first answer must be B because this first constitution laid the groundwork for the U.S. Constitution.

    What problems are discussed in your assigned readings? We'll be glad to discuss them with you after you've posted your answer.

  • History -

    Ok the first one is B? The reason I was confused on it was because that all 3 of them could work. I just didn't know which one was best I guess.

    And with the other question, I'm still not sure but I think it was fear of Mohawk Revolt?

  • History -

    As Ms. Sue said, no history of a Mohawk revolt then. Did you read the article Ms. Sue linked for you?

  • History -

    Ok I know now that the answer is If they left England, they would be Separatists instead of Puritans, and that bothered them.

    thank you

  • History -


Respond to this Question

First Name
School Subject
Your Answer

Similar Questions

  1. Quote

    Can someone tell me if this is accurate..."this was the first time in human history that a group of people consciously created a government where non had existed before"?
  2. English

    I need help with this question: replace the underlined nouns in this paragraph with personal pronouns.Write the pronouns on the lines below. The nouns have a number right next to them for you to read. Here is the paragraph: Squanto …
  3. social studies

    what does the pilgrims and the mayflower compact both have in common?
  4. Social Studies

    I need to find information on the exact things that the Indians, not just Squanto, did to help the pilgrims survive that first winter. I know that they helped them learn to hunt and fish and plant crops...but how did they teach them. …
  5. American History

    Why did the Pilgrims not encounter much Native American resistance upon settling in Plymouth?
  6. writing. to pilgrims

    Subject. writing to pilgrims. I need help on 3 reasons why pilgrims should not eat turkey for thanksgiving and examples with it.
  7. 8gradeHistory. ASAP Please.

    The words and ideas of John Locke a.influenced the writers of the English Bill of Rights, the Articles of Confederation, and the Mayflower Compact. b. are preserved in the Mayflower Compact. c. constitute the first 10 amendments to …
  8. Civics

    Which one of the following statements is most accurate regarding the Mayflower Compact?
  9. Civics

    12.   Which one of the following statements is most accurate regarding the Mayflower Compact?
  10. Social Studies

    Why did the Pilgrims' government come about and why was its existence important. I know this has to do with the Mayflower Compact and was a formal method to establish systematic order among the Pilgrims but not sure why it came about …

More Similar Questions