US HISTORY

Review for Unit One

CONTACT WITH AMERICA

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Required Reading: Zinn, Chapter One & classroom notes (majority found on-line)

1. All questions from the Zinn reading guide

2. The following terms:

Royal Colony

Self Governing Colony

Trading Company

Proprietary Colony

Colonization

Protestant/Catholic

Church of England

Divine right of Kings

Puritan / Pilgrim

The Elect

Separatist

Predestination

3. The following ideas/concepts/story lines

Myth Vs. History

Why expand?

Roles of women in European society

Roles of women in Native societies

Importance of population estimates of Native Indigenous Peoples

European "stories/tales" regarding exotic places (angelic or brutish)

Reasons for immigrating to the North America

Reasons for Columbus heading West to go East

Comparison of European Myth & Native Myths

New England Way

Literacy

Effects of Trade upon the Native Peoples

English/Spanish/Dutch/French Colonization

4. The following people / countries / places

Portugal

Spain

Africa

Arabs/Muslims

Hispaniola

C. Columbus

"Arawaks"

Cortes & Pizzaro

Ferdinand & Isabelle

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