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GA Colonization Review Game: Flashcards, Matching, Concentration, Word Search

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Who first proposed a colony in the New World to help England’s debtors have a new start in life?Dr. Thomas Bray
Which reasons were offered by Oglethorpe to settle the thirteenth English colony?More land and power for England, Religious freedom, Defense against French and Spanish
What items, that England was importing from France, Russia, and Spain, did Oglethorpe promise to produce in the thirteenth colony?Cotton dyes, wine, and silk
Which group of people could NOT become colonists in Georgia according to its charter?Liquor dealers, Blacks, Lawyers, Catholoics or Paptists
Which group of Indians lived in the area where Oglethorpe led his Georgia colonists?Yamacraw
Which group of Indians lived in the area where Oglethorpe led his Georgia colonists?The Ann
create the “Margravate of Azilla” in GeorgiaRobert Montgomery
As a member of Parliament’s House of Commons, Oglethorpe was active in bringing about reforms in England’sPrisions
King George II granted Oglethorpe and his group a charter for the thirteenth colony in1732.
Where did James Oglethorpe land his colonists in Georgia to begin the thirteenth colony?Yamacraw Bluff on Savannah River
Which was a likely cause of disease and fatalities in Georgia’s initial year?Lack of fresh vegetables, Changes in climate, Hard physical labor
Ebenezer and New Ebenezer were early Georgia towns established by theGerman Salzburgers.
a major source of discontent with Georgia’s early colonists?ban on slavery, rum and alchohol, land inheritances
major accomplishment of Georgia’s first twenty years?Treaties were established with Indian tribes, A working court system was established, The first Sunday School in the nation was established.
Georgia’s initial trustees could notexpand west of the Savannah and Altamaha rivers.
How did the trustees of Georgia work around the rules set for them by the king?They passed regulations rather than laws.
requirement of the colonists selected to make the trip with Oglethorpe to settle the thirteenth colony?They had to agree to defend the colony against all enemies.
requirement of the colonists selected to make the trip with Oglethorpe to settle the thirteenth colony?They had to agree not to sell their land.
requirement of the colonists selected to make the trip with Oglethorpe to settle the thirteenth colony?They had to use a portion of their land to grow mulberry trees.
Why did Georgia’s earliest settlers experience such discontent?They were not as successful as South Carolinians who used slave labor.
Why did Georgia’s earliest settlers experience such discontent?They were not as successful as South Carolinians who used slave labor.
Why was South Carolina so pleased to have Georgia become Great Britain’s thirteenth colony?Georgia provided a buffer between South Carolina and the Spanish.
The first fort built by the British in Georgia wasFort King George.
What charges were levied against James Oglethorpe in his final trip home to Great Britain?He had not captured St. Augustine in the War of Jenkins’s Ear.
Georgia was a charter colony fortwenty years.
Which group of Georgia’s initial backers did not oppose slavery?English colonists
Why was Fort King George established in Georgia before the colony was even founded?It served as a British warning point for invaders south of South Carolina.
Which issues created discontent and divide the colonists in Georgia as Oglethorpe struggled to push back the Spanish?The restriction against buying rum angered the colonists.
Which issues created discontent and divide the colonists in Georgia as Oglethorpe struggled to push back the Spanish?The use of slavery was prohibited, making it difficult for Georgia colonists to compete with South Carolina.
Which issues created discontent and divide the colonists in Georgia as Oglethorpe struggled to push back the Spanish?The prohibition against passing land only to male heirs divided the colonists.
Which restriction was lifted from the colonists after William Stephens was named president of the colony?The restriction that prevented the sale of rum in the colony
Which restriction was lifted from the colonists after William Stephens was named president of the colony?The restriction that limited a colonist to a maximum of 500 acres of land
Which restriction was lifted from the colonists after William Stephens was named president of the colony?The restriction that prohibited slavery
Which reason was behind Oglethorpe’s welcoming of the Salzburgers to the new colony?He wanted to offer the Salzburgers refuge against religious persecution.
The first Sunday school in America was established byJohn and Charles Wesley.
The Bethesda Orphans Home in Ebenezer was established byGeorge Whitfield.
Which geographical factor did influence Oglethorpe to make Georgia’s first settlement at Yamacraw Bluff overlooking the Savannah River?The site was protected from ocean winds by forests of pine trees.
Which geographical factor did influence Oglethorpe to make Georgia’s first settlement at Yamacraw Bluff overlooking the Savannah River?The site overlooked the Savannah River, making shipping to and from Great Britain convenient.The location had fresh water springs, which would provide drinking water for the settlement.
Which geographical factor did influence Oglethorpe to make Georgia’s first settlement at Yamacraw Bluff overlooking the Savannah River?The site overlooked the Savannah River, making shipping to and from Great Britain convenient.
Which of the settlers’ crops grew well in Georgia’s coastal soil?Corn
Which geographic factor most influenced the hardships the colonists experienced in their first year in Georgia?The colonists were unaccustomed to Georgia’s climate.
Served as the last president of Georgia as a charter colonyPatrick Graham
Protestant religious leader who journeyed with Oglethorpe to GeorgiaJohn Wesley
British-Indian trader who interpreted for Oglethorpe with the YamacrawMary Musgrove
British seaman after whom Georgia’s war with Spain was namedRobert Jenkins
Leader of Yamacraw who allowed Oglethorpe to land in SavannahChief Tomochichi
Jewish physician who settled in Savannah in 1733Dr. Samuel Nunis
Architect friend of Oglethorpe’s who died in prison in EnglandRobert Castell
Leader of Salzburgers who settled EbenezerJohn Martin Bolzius
Surveyor who helped design the city of SavannahNoble Jones
First president of GeorgiaWilliam Stephens
British physician who proposed a debtor’s colonyDr. Thomas Bray
Scottish nobleman who proposed a utopian colony west of the Savannah RiverSir Robert Montgomery
Made Communication possible between the colonists and Native Americans.Mary Musgrove
Helped survey the land and divide it amoung the colonists.Nobel Jones
Kept a journal of the early settlement and illustrated the organization of Savannah.Peter Gordon
Planned Margravant of Azillia.Sir Robert Montgomery
Died in debtors prisionm and inspired Oglethorpe to reform the prision systemRobert Castell
Yamacraw Indian Leader at the time of Oglethorpe's settlementTomochichi
Items, imported from France, Russia, and Spain, that Oglethope pormised to produceCotton, dyes, wine, silk
Settlers of Ebenezer & New EbenezerGerman Slazburgers
The first fort built by the British in Georgia wasFt. King George
The king hoped that GA would produce items found in the Mediterranean becuase the two location hadSimilar Latitudes
Salzburgers came to GA forreligious freedom
This colonial leader helped support the colony with his own moneyOglethorpe
Individuals appointed by the king to govern a new colonytrustees
A person who works without wages for a specified period of timeindentured servants
Citizens who serves as a unit of soldiersmilitia
Exporting more goods than you importmercantilism
Legal document granting special rights and privledgescharter
land claimed by a settle countrycolony
The first border conflict with the Spanish and OglethorpeWar of Jenkins Ear
These were forbidden by the CharterLawyers, rum dealers, catholics, slaves
The first settlement established by the Trustees in Georgia wasSavannah
The Indians who helped the first Georgia colonists wereYamacraw
The first person to propose the settlement of the Georgia colony, Margravant of Azillia in 1717, wasRobert Montgomery
Which type of colony did Georgia become in 1752?royal
According to the theory of mercantilism, why did England want to establish colonies in the new world?The New World provided both a source of raw materials and a market for goods.
The King hoped that many of the experimental crops would grow as well in Georgia as they did in the Mediterenian area b/c GA and the Med hadsimilar latitudes
What term best describes the type of people Oglethorpe brought to America?Poor but worthy
According to the theory of mercantilism, England would prosper ifC. It exported more goods than it imported.
The Salzburgers came to Georgiafor religious freedom.
Kept a journal of the early settlement and illustrated how Savannah was organizedPeter Gordon


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