STUDY GUIDE Chapters 4-6
I. Be able to describe the following events and their significance in
other words explain what happened and how the event fits in to the bigger
picture of American history.
French and Indian War
Seven Years War
Boston Tea Party
II. Be able to associate the following Old World countries with the regions of their New World North American empires.
Early: Atlantic Coast, excluding Canada and Florida
Later: Atlantic Coast including Canada and Florida
Early: Florida, New Mexico
Later: Louisiana to California
Early: largest holdings of any Euro. nation, down center of continent from Canada to Louisiana
III. Be able to describe the regional economies of colonial British America
South Carolina and Georgia
IV. Be able to describe the various forms labor used in the early American colonies (indentured servants from Europe, Africa, and America) and the terrible transformation to slavery towards the ends of the 17th century.
V. Be able to describe and give examples of the various forms of slave resistance.