Slaves were brought over from west Africa by Europeans living in America in place of what group of people?
Slaves from west Africa were more useful because their experience in _____ & _____.
war/ military, ability to resist diseases
war/ military, weapon making
farming, ability to resist diseases
trade, making goods
What percentage of slaves were brought to America?
The part of the journey that slaves take to get from Africa to America is called the what?
What did the Native Americans FIRST think of the Europeans?
They thought they were demons because they looked so different.
They thought they were gods and welcomed them.
They thought they were scary and feared them.
They thought they were challenging them to fight so they immediately started
What was the first form of government in the 13 colonies?
George Washington (President)
The House of Burgesess
King & Queen (Monarch)
The Puritans settled in ______ while the pilgrims settled in _____.
Massachusetts Bay, Plymouth