8.  I can explain why early settlements succeeded or failed.

Virginia Colonies: Crash Course

  1. What was the first successful English colony and when was it founded? What was the famous failed colony?

  1. What was the hope of the Virginia Company when Jamestown was first founded?

  1. What was the strategy used by the Virginia company to recruit more colonists?

  1. What labor source replaced Indentured servants, just 12 years after the founding of Jamestown?

  1. What New World crop was able to turn a profit for Jamestown and the Virginia Company?

  1. How much of the Virginia population came to the colony as servants?

  1. What was the name of the agreement signed by men on a famous ship to follow “Just and Equal Laws”?

  1. To clarify, the American colonies were said to NOT focused on religious liberty, what were they focused on?