BOOK QUESTONS FORCED FOUNDERS
2. In what two areas does Holton identify as ways that the House of Burgesses sought to
debtors at the expense of creditors?
- The house of burgesses voted to lend out paper money that was not legal and this did
How did slavery start in the American colonies?
Throughout American History slavery has not always existed but racism has been around
for forever. There has always been a form of slavery through, this was shown through
indentured servants in the early 16
III. First National Government: Articles of Confederation
A. Characteristics- unicameral
Confederation govt. is what gets us through the war.
George Washington supports and what soldiers swear
loyalty to. Takes over for the continental congress.
Creating New Governments
I. Patterns of Development
War for independence had to happen b/c if they had
remained colonies there would never have been a chance
to create republicanism. New govt.'s reorder and reshape
society. Where defference expe
Why did slavery develop in the American colonies? Racism always existed. Racism
didnt come about because of slaves. The middle passage and triangular trade
Explain how some colonies wholeheartedly adopted slavery while others did so
sparingly? The middle
In more then one way, the Articles of Confederation was considered to be the first
US Constitution. In order for it to come into complete effect, 7 out of the 13 states had to
agree on it. In 1781, all 13 of the states ratified it creating the Articles of