1. geography

    why did English settlers wanted to hide their colony from Spaniards

    asked by nick on January 10, 2019
  2. Social Studies (Help!)

    Why did the English want to hide their colony from Spaniards? Please help!!!!

    asked by Jerry on December 1, 2015
  3. Scocal studies

    Which of the following statements best characterizes the English colony of Roanoke? A. The colonies failed because the settlers wanted to join the Indian tribes as missionaries B. The settlers became wealthy and return to England * C. The settlers enlisted

    asked by PLEASE HELP ME on October 12, 2017
  4. Social studies NEED HELP

    which of the following were problems faced by the english colonist at jamestown? The colony employed many indentured servants and paying them was different •• They Settled in an insecure location and were vulnerable to Spanish attack The location of

    asked by Cassidy Ziegler on September 23, 2016
  5. Texas history

    I’m pretty sure it’s a and c but I can’t figure out the last one Which statement gives evidence that Haden Edwards attempt to create his own colony was not in good faith. pick 3 that apply. A.he didn’t start his colony on friendly terms with the

    asked by Anonymous on October 19, 2018
  6. Social studies

    Which of the following were problems faced by the English colonists at Jamestown? Select all that apply 1- the colony employed many indentured servants and paying them was difficult 2-they settled in an unsecured location and were vulnerable to Spanish

    asked by School help on November 21, 2017
  7. History8

    During the battle of San Jacinto, Texans fought for their independence from Mexico. true? Stephen Austin, son of Mosses Austin brought settlers to Texas. The settlers can be characterized by all of the following except a.300 families settled in Texas b.The

    asked by ilikezackalot on February 3, 2014
  8. History

    What was most likely an effect of the Battle of the Alamo on settlers after Santa Anna defeated the Texian army? Settlers wanted to surrender to the Mexican army. Settlers were determined to fight for those who were lost. Settlers were fearful of

    asked by Michael on October 26, 2018
  9. History

    6. Which of these were reasons for Columbus is first voyage from Spain select all that apply (A )Spain wanted to discover new land for settlement ( B.) He went in search of an easier route to Asia C. He sought to bring back Native Americans for slavery D.

    asked by Anonymous on September 28, 2016
  10. English

    Check these English questions for me please? I'm not asking for anyone to do my work for me, Im just not sure if these answers are right and would like a reassurance, preferably from someone who has done the assignment before. 1. Why was literacy a prime

    asked by Soh on September 11, 2011
  11. English

    In the story “If I Forget Thee, Oh Earth…” why did Marvin’s father take him to see the view of earth from The Colony? A. The Colony had just discovered earth as a new planet in their galaxy, and he wanted to share the exciting news. B. He wanted

    asked by need help now on October 31, 2016
  12. History

    Which accurately describes the purpose and history of the Virginia Company? The Virginia Company was a joint-stock company that received an English royal charter, allowing for the settlement of the Virginia Colony. The Virginia Company was owned by the

    asked by dianni on October 25, 2018
  13. Tx History

    1. What was the Fredonian Rebellion? A. Haden Edward's attempt to claim independence for his colony from Mexico. B. Settler's refusal to provide proof of their land claims. C. Haden Edwards' new group of settlers who seized lands from existing settlers. D.

    asked by Ashlie on October 10, 2016
  14. Please check my answers(Social Studies)

    1. What was the primary reason that roger Williams left the Massachusetts bay colony and founded the Rhode Island colony? He wanted to start a colony where the government had more power He was forced out by native Americans He sought better opportunities

    asked by Josh ticklish on September 13, 2016
  15. american history

    1. What was the main reason that early settlers gradually spread across the Americas? (1 point) They were constantly under attack from neighboring tribes. They often relocated to find more favorable farming conditions. They traveled far and wide to trade

    asked by helpppp on September 1, 2016
  16. history

    9. Based on what you know about Native American relationships with the Spanish colonists what can you infer about the way Spanish viewed Native Americans? A. Spanish colonists all Native Americans as her equals (B.) Spanish colonists felt that they were

    asked by check pleaseee on September 30, 2016
  17. government

    Each British colony was governed according to a _____, a written agreement between the settlers and the Crown laying down the colony's basic rules of government.

    asked by jess on June 16, 2011
  18. English

    Review the end of the first paragraph in the "Give Me Liberty" excerpt. What is the main point of the questions at the end of the paragraph? The fate of early settlers was uncertain. The new settlers had much to fear. The new settlers had less to fear than

    asked by Anonymous on November 17, 2016
  19. social studies

    What allowed settlers to establish a colony in Texas? How did the interaction between the settlers in Texas and the Mexican government develop and change over time? How do you think the perspectives of the Texas settlers and the Mexican government would

    asked by Adlyn on November 9, 2016
  20. history

    4. The Puritans viewed themselves as creating A. an ideal Christian community to be copied by others B. a prestigious university for training ministers C. an English colony identical to the lifestyle in England D. a haven for persecuted religious

    asked by Anonymous on September 15, 2014
  21. US history

    What did England and the English settlers really want from colonization? National Glory? Wealth? Adventure? A solution to social tensions? New sources of goods and trade? Did they get what they wanted?

    asked by Abbey on February 1, 2009
  22. social studies

    What was the primary reason that Roger Williams left the Massachusetts Bay colony and founded the Rhode Island colony? He wanted to start a colony where the government had more power.** He was forced out by Native Americans. He sought better opportunities

    asked by reb on September 18, 2018
  23. Social Studies

    1) In what year did the English establish, their first permanent settlement? 1607*** 1630 1675 1718 2) In 1619, the Virginia Company in London agreed to let the colonists have some say in their government. What was the name of the assembly that had the

    asked by Shalee ^~^ on October 5, 2015
  24. Social Study - Check

    1.) In what year did the english establish Jamestown their first permanent settlement? 1607 *** 1630 1675 1718 2.) In 1619, the Virginia Company in London agreed to let the colonists have some say in their government. What was the name of the assembly that

    asked by Abbieee on October 11, 2015
  25. american history (colonies)

    I have to write an essay about colonial times, where i pick a colony in English North America and write a report for the board of directors of the stock company about the advantages and disadvantages of the colony. I can't decide on a colony though. I was

    asked by anonymous on September 20, 2009
  26. Social Studies

    1.) the first successfully established English colony in North America was a.) Plymouth b.) New York c.) Jamestown d.) Santa Fe 2.) protestants who wanted to reform the anglican church were called a.) pilgrims b.) puritans c.) plymouthians d.) priests 3.)

    asked by Abbie on November 15, 2015
  27. US History

    True or False Check. 1. During the Starving Time of 1609-10, some of the colonists turned to cannibalism as a means of survival. True 2. Early settlers of Jamestown spent many of their waking hours bowling. True 3. The location of Jamestown was selected

    asked by Henry on August 28, 2013
  28. history

    because nacogdoches was located deep in the piney woods, the settlers? A)developed a more independent way of life B)feared the comanches. C)were under the control of the spaniards D)experienced crop failures and smallpox epidemics

    asked by awesomeguy123 on October 23, 2015
  29. Social Studies PLEASE HELP!

    1. The first successfully established English colony in North America was (1 point) Plymouth. New York. Jamestown. Santa Fe. 2. Protestants who wanted to reform the Anglican Church were called (1 point) Pilgrims. Puritans. Plymouthians. priests. 3. How did

    asked by Help Please on October 27, 2015
  30. us history

    which of the following describes the first British colony at Jamestown? a) it did not have the right sol and climate for tobacco crops. b) the settlers there had a lack of fresh water. c) the colony would not have thrived without the Powhatan tribe.******

    asked by Ana on October 30, 2015
  31. Social Studies

    1. The first successfully established English colony in North America was (1 point) Plymouth. New York. Jamestown. Santa Fe. 2. Protestants who wanted to reform the Anglican Church were called (1 point) Pilgrims. Puritans. Plymouthians. priests. 3. How did

    asked by Shalee ^~^ on October 29, 2015
  32. History

    1 ) name one economic reason why the British colony wanted confederation ? 2) name 2 military reasons why the British colony wanted confederation ?

    asked by Sam on December 2, 2009
  33. english

    what do the native americans insist that the spaniards do and how do the spaniards respond

    asked by ladesha on October 25, 2016
  34. social studies

    Can someone check my answers: 1. What allowed settlers to Establish a colony in Texas? The fact that the land was unsettled allowed Texans to settle in texas 2. How did the Interaction between the settlers in Texas and the Mexican government develop and

    asked by volleyball_girl on November 13, 2018
  35. Social Studies

    How was the initial reason most settlers came to New Nether land different from the reasons most settlers came to the surrounding English colonies A. The English mostly came for religious reasons, while many immigrants settled in New Nether land to mind

    asked by They're*, not There on September 30, 2016
  36. US History

    The question of land ownership was a source of conflict as European settlers moved into North America. A. Explain each group’s perspective on land ownership: -Native Americans- -Spanish settlers- -English settlers- B.Explain how these perspectives led to

    asked by Jacke on September 1, 2014
  37. Governor

    Who was Miles Macdonnel? He was first governor of Red River Colony and had a share in the HBC company. He bought land in the Red River Valley to provide a home for the Scots that were poor, and he didn't want to give any part of the land to the NWC. He

    asked by Anonymous on May 6, 2011
  38. social studies

    What allowed settlers to establish a colony in Texas?

    asked by volleyball_girl on November 13, 2018
  39. American History (Ms. Sue)

    would you mind giving the a look and see? The English, French and Spanish all wanted to claim the New World for their county. The English’s intentions were for a colony of genuine settlers who were wanting to live peacefully with the natives. Their

    asked by Stacy on July 12, 2011
  40. Social Studies

    The Massachusetts Bay Colony 5. Who lived there? 6. What activities/major events occurred in this colony? 7. If the country specialized in the production of a crop, what was it? 8. If the country was involved with trade, what did they trade? And who did

    asked by Rosio on September 21, 2006
  41. Socials

    What does colony mean? On the internet, it says a country or area under the full or partial political control of another country, typically a distant one, and occupied by settlers from that country. So what does British colony means? does it mean British

    asked by qqqqqqq on April 10, 2018
  42. Social studies

    based on your text and this reading, why was the land near water so important for french settlers? Settlers who relied on water roots for transportation Settlers used water route to hunt for food Settlers depended on water from rivers and lakes for their

    asked by BTS4Lifeeeeee on January 24, 2019
  43. AP US History

    I am doing a report on the Connecticut River Valley colony for history. I am supposed to be a surveyor in the first half of the 18th century and i am supposed to tell the advantages and disadvantages the the colony would be. I am supposed to include things

    asked by anonymous on September 26, 2009
  44. Geography

    why was the economy in the new england colony different from the economy in the middle colonies? A. The environment provided different resources for earning a living B. The settlers had different skills and work experience C. Religious beliefs affected the

    asked by Help? on October 5, 2016
  45. Social Studies

    The leaders of the Virginia Company recruited more settlers and reorganized the colony. They allowed the new settlers to own land. Those settlers began to grow tobacco, a crop they learned about from the Indians. By 1612, Virginians were shipping tobacco

    asked by Trent Brown on September 19, 2015
  46. social stuides

    The leaders of the Virginia Company recruited more settlers and reorganized the colony. They allowed the new settlers to own land. Those settlers began to grow tobacco, a crop they learned about from the Indians. By 1612, Virginians were shipping tobacco

    asked by kayla on September 29, 2015
  47. social studies

    a person who owned and contolled all the land in a colony Calab, that depends on what colony it was. Some were the property of the crown; some were given to people the king wanted to favor. Others were the property of the people who lived there.

    asked by calab on April 21, 2007
  48. Texas State History

    I'm taking the unit 3 lesson 10 quiz for Connections, and I need help answering one of the questions. 6. Why were the Spanish willing to allow white American settlers to colonize Texas? A. They couldn't find people from their own country willing to settle

    asked by ILTHSM_ on October 5, 2018
  49. Social Studies

    The Jamestown settlers saved their colony by planting blank. A. maize B. cotton C. tobacco D. wheat Is the answer C? Thank You for any help.

    asked by Gwen on September 22, 2014
  50. American History

    What motivated the original settlers of the Massachusetts colony to settle in thie New WOrld? What kind of communities did they establish and how did these communities change over time? What had happened by the 1730's that would cause the members of these

    asked by Amanda on September 24, 2006
  51. History. Please Help!

    1. “Had this chief turned a deaf ear to Mr. Oglethorpe, refused his friendship and denied his request, opposing him on the part of the Creeks, then this settlement on the banks of the Savannah would have ended amid smoke and blood.” – Charles C.

    asked by Samantha on January 9, 2016
  52. pretty please help (history)

    1. What may have caused religious disagreements amongst the colonists in colonial south Carolina? a. the capital only had an Anglican church** b. settlers weren't religious c. people did not go to church every sunday d. all of the settlers belonged the

    asked by kayla on September 24, 2015
  53. History

    Ms. Sue PLEASE check these!!!!!!!!!!! The leaders of the Virginia Company recruited more settlers and reorganized the colony. They allowed the new settlers to own land. Those settlers began to grow tobacco, a crop they learned about from the Indians. By

    asked by Blair Needs Ms. Sue on October 16, 2015
  54. reading

    why did the Jews hide from the Nazi it was because they wanted to kill them right? info on more please thank you

    asked by Anonymous on March 2, 2013
  55. History!!!!

    Please Please Please Check my answers!! 1. The leaders of the Virginia Company recruited more settlers and reorganized the colony. They allowed the new settlers to own land. Those settlers began to grow tobacco, a crop they learned about from the Indians.

    asked by Marie on November 7, 2013
  56. History

    Ms. Sue can you please check these?!? 1. The leaders of the Virginia Company recruited more settlers and reorganized the colony. They allowed the new settlers to own land. Those settlers began to grow tobacco, a crop they learned about from the Indians. By

    asked by I NEED HELP MS. SUE on October 16, 2015
  57. georgia state history

    Tomochichi’s trip to England with James Oglethorpe was important because A) the English wanted to meet Oglethorpe’s Native American friends. B) it showed the goodwill between the Native Americans and the English. C) Oglethorpe wanted Native Americans

    asked by jam on January 31, 2015
  58. english

    In the website I was able to learn about the English language very well, because in the website there are a lot of menus that english grammar, english vocabulary, english basics, english lesson, english pronunciation, english fun and games, english test,

    asked by ina on March 29, 2016
  59. Social Studies

    1. The leaders of the Virginia Company recruited more settlers and reorganized the colony. They allowed the new settlers to own land. Those settlers began to grow tobacco, a crop they learned about from the Indians. By 1612, Virginians were shipping

    asked by Hannah on October 3, 2014
  60. US History

    Hello! I have to do a project about a colony that became a state, and I decided to do Connecticut. There's some things I need to find out, like who were the first settlers, what special problems did they face, and who were the early leaders? Can someone

    asked by michelle on January 25, 2011
  61. Social Studies

    PLEASE CHECK THESE MS. SUE!!!!!!!!! 2. How did Captain John Smith's leadership save the settlement at Jamestown? a. He led the settlers in finding large quantities of gold and silver. b. He threatened to send any settler who refused to work away from

    asked by Ms. Sue PLEASE help me!!! on October 20, 2015
  62. History

    what was the main reason the Comanche began raiding the Texas frontier? Americans where hostile towards the Comanche , so they intended to fight back The Comanche wanted to show other Indian tribes in the region they were strong The Comanche you were

    asked by Wowza on January 23, 2019
  63. biology

    i wanted to see the daigram colony

    asked by shavwal on June 20, 2013
  64. U.S History

    Which of the following offers the best definition of the phrase "headright system"? A)Settlers were given land and, in return, were expected to farm and build on it.*** B)Settlers were given money if they agreed to sell a portion of their crops to Britain.

    asked by katrina on December 5, 2016
  65. social studies

    1. la salle had conflics with which of the following groups of american indiands? hasinai caddo apache karankawa my answer is d 2. what happened when the spanish found the french colony they engaged the french settlers in warfare and killed many of them

    asked by alexandra on September 22, 2018
  66. Tx History

    What was the cause of the Texas Revolution? A. Mexico wanted to expand their territory. B. Texas wanted to adopt the ways of the Mexican government. C. Mexican citizens were opposed to settlers being in Texas.*** D. Mexicans confronted Texans pushing for

    asked by Ashlie on October 7, 2016
  67. Social Studies

    Why did the English establish colonies in the Americas? The English established colonies in the Americas because the King of England wanted to bring the people that didn't celebrate the same religion their own community. He allowed them to spread their own

    asked by Abbie on November 15, 2015
  68. TX History

    Just want to be sure on this... are Tejanos english settlers from mexican decent?

    asked by leslie on October 18, 2007
  69. social studies

    what are the steps toward democaracy of the early English settlers?

    asked by Chelsea on November 5, 2008
  70. SS

    How did the arrival of European settlers change life for indigenous people on the plains? Settlers killed nearly all the buffalo and most indigenous people were moved to reservations. The settlers and Native Americans used horses to hunt buffalo more

    asked by Anonymous on March 27, 2018
  71. social studies

    what challenges did english settlers in north america face?

    asked by jordan on December 1, 2008
  72. US history

    how did the Virginia colony survive with the help of the English colonists?

    asked by brian on September 19, 2016
  73. Geography

    which of the following statements best characteristics the english colony of roanoke? A B C D

    asked by Student on October 11, 2017
  74. Miles Macdonnel

    Who was Miles Macdonnel? He was first governor of Red River Colony and had a share in the HBC company. He bought land in the Red River Valley to provide a home for the Scots that were poor, and he didn't want to give any part of the land to the NWC. He

    asked by Emma on May 8, 2011
  75. math show work please

    a bacteria colony doubles in 7hrs. How long does it tae the colony to triple Use N=No2^t/T. where No is the intial number of bacteria and T is the time in hours it take the colony to double.

    asked by wally on December 11, 2014
  76. Social Studies

    True Or False Questions: The Crusades helped to increase the flow of trade in Europe The joint-stock company, in which individual men invested and profited in proportion to the number of shares purchased, was the principal instrument of England's overseas

    asked by Jim on November 16, 2009
  77. History

    CHECK AND CORRECT MY ANSWER PLEASE!ASAP!I ONLY KNOW THE 1ST ONE. 1. What was the primary cash crops of Jamestown? A. Corn B. Cotton C. Tobacco** D. Sugar 2. What is the main reason settlers of the middle colonies develop their economy? A. Land for large

    asked by CHECK AND CORRECT! ASAP! on October 3, 2017
  78. social studies

    what is a reason of both France and Spain for not wanting to keep the Louisiana colony ? a) the colonists refused to respect the flag b) the colony never became prosperous c) the colony was expensive to run d the colonists were to rebellious

    asked by victoria on December 10, 2013
  79. U.S. History

    What were the relations between the English settlers and the Indians of the southern Atlantic coast?

    asked by Morgan on September 11, 2009
  80. American History

    A royal colony is owned by the King/Queen, while a proprietary colony is owned by ________________. A. A totalitarian leader B. Wealthy investors and businessmen C. The original founders D. All individuals living in the colony It is not C ! Is it A >>

    asked by mix_lks on April 7, 2014
  81. Civics

    Which one of the following statements is most accurate regarding the Mayflower Compact?  A. It made Plymouth a royal colony. B. It created the Massachusetts Bay Colony. C. It founded the Plymouth colony under a proprietary governor. D. It gave the

    asked by Sarah on March 10, 2015
  82. World History

    Who were the original English and Spanish settlers (Desiree them and their specific motivation for exploration.)

    asked by Mia on November 8, 2011
  83. social studies

    Discuss and relations between the English settlers and the Indians of the southern Atlantic coast

    asked by Jasmin on July 31, 2009
  84. social studies

    Discuss and relations between the English settlers and the Indians of the southern Atlantic coast

    asked by Jasmin on July 31, 2009
  85. Urgent! PLZZ HHEELLPP!!

    8. Which answer best describes a main benefit of the Transcontinental Railroad? A.) It proved to the world that the United States was capable of great feats of engineering B.) It created safe, high-paying jobs for immigrants who wanted to work building the

    asked by TESSA on February 26, 2016
  86. Social studies

    1. what was the main reason most early settlers gradually spread across the americans? They were constantly under attack from neighbors tribes They often relocated to find more favorable farming conditions They traveled far and wide to trade their goods

    asked by Chickis on August 31, 2016
  87. History

    What led to the viability of the Jamestown colony? A. Trading for furs with the Cherokee tribes to the south led to an increase in revenue. B. The acquisition of gold held by the Powhatan tribe improved the viability of the colony. C. The production of

    asked by Michael on January 22, 2018
  88. History

    What led to the viability of the Jamestown colony? the creation of a textile mill in the colony established its dominance in cotton production trading for furs with the Cherokee tribes to the south led to an increase in revenue the production of tobacco as

    asked by malia on October 25, 2017
  89. la history

    1. Why was an alliance with Native Americans important for Governor Miro to maintain? (1 point) Native American trade goods were popular items. The Spanish did not want the Native Americans to ally with the United States. The Spanish wanted the Native

    asked by smitty on October 6, 2015
  90. AP US History

    Discuss the relations netween the English settlers and the Indians of the southern Atlantic coast.

    asked by Ariyonia on August 2, 2010
  91. Social studies

    How did the arrival of English-speaking white settlers change life for the Mexicanos in the Southwest?

    asked by Anonymous on May 7, 2018
  92. History

    can someone help me, please?? I answered it once but my teacher said I needed to revise it. Here is the Question~~ 4) Starting in New England and working your way south, describe how each region saw settlers coming for different reasons. Give at least two

    asked by Abby on September 24, 2015
  93. Help! Asap!!!Texas state hhistory

    What happened when the Spanish found the French colony? A.they engaged the French settlers in welfare and killed many of them B.they gave the land to the French C.they joined forces with the French D.they were motivated to settle in other areas in Texas

    asked by Peanut butter lover on September 7, 2018
  94. social studiess

    17) James Oglethorpe wanted the Highland Scots to move to Georgia A) because they were qualified in the lumber industry. B) so that the colony would have many types of people. C) because they were experienced and skilled soldiers. D) so that they would

    asked by syn on October 10, 2016
  95. The Settlers

    Describe the conflict between the settlers and the Nor’Westers and the Métis. Include reasons for the conflict, details of the battle at seven oaks and the result. The conflict between the settlers and the Métis is caused because of shortage of food.

    asked by Emma on May 10, 2011
  96. Social Studies

    Why did Dutch colonies in the Americas fail to attract as many settlers as English colonies did? A. Fewer people were dissatisfied with life in the Netherlands than in England. B. The economy of the Netherlands was much weaker than that of England. C. The

    asked by family girl 168 XD on October 31, 2018
  97. Civics

    12.   Which one of the following statements is most accurate regarding the Mayflower Compact?  A. It made Plymouth a royal colony. B. It created the Massachusetts Bay Colony. C. It founded the Plymouth colony under a proprietary governor. D. It

    asked by Sarah on March 12, 2015
  98. History

    Can somebody put all of the events in American history (US) in order for me from The first English settlers in Massachusetts in 1620. Please help me. Jiskha

    asked by Jamie on September 25, 2018
  99. Social studies

    Why did the first English settlers come to America? A. to find gold B. to become fur traders C. to start new life D. to become missionaries I need help :-(

    asked by Helper on January 30, 2015
  100. History

    What happened when the Spanish found the French colony. A. They engaged the French settlers in warfare and killed many of them B. The gave the land to the French. C. They joined forces with the French. D. They were motivated to settle in other areas of

    asked by I need help on September 19, 2018