The original purpose of the Jamestown colony was to make money for the Virginia Company.
The Headright system began in the US state of Virginia.
The Headright system tried to solve the labor shortage problem. It was also a way to attract new colonists. Immigrant colonists were given one headright and could receive one more for each passage they paid for an additional immigrant.
The Headright system also led to too much distribution of land, increasing the tension between the Native Americans and the colonists. It also let to the increase of indentured servitude and slavery.
The Navigation Acts forced the colonists to trade with England and only allowed very limited trade with other countries.
To find a new trade route to asia
That was the building material that was available to them.
To increase their wealth and power
Gaining income and raw materials
Many poor people got to the New World from Europe by becoming servants. They figured to be a servant in the New World would be better than what they had in their world.
Spain had many soldiers available to help it profit from exploration.
the founding of Lima ----> apex class(:
African Port Cities grew in importance
The efforts of Spain had a long and lasting impact.
A native American language group. Apex
the introduction of potatoes
Sandys tried to solve the labor shortage in Jamestown by promoting the creation of families in Jamestown.
History as common memory
Most people south of the United States still speak Spanish