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What was indentured servitude

Indentured servitude is when there is a contract between two parties saying that one party agrees to work for a defined amount of years, usually 3-7 years, in exchange for clothing, food, shelter, and other essentials instead of money. Was a way for poor people to come to America because would agree to do labor in exchange for travel costs and food/clothes/home.

What did the headright system do

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.

What was Columbus looking for when he sailed from Europe in 1492

ocean route to Asia

What killed millions of Native Americans after the Europeans came

C.Disease

What is the most likely reason Columbus described the native people as fearful

Because they ran away when they saw his men. 8===D

What was a common consequence of Sir Edwin Sandys system of indentured servitude

The death of many servants

What did the explorers expect the Northwest Passage to provide

A shortcut to India and China

What part of north America did Champlain explore

CANADA
He explored what is now Southern Quebec and little parts of southeastern Ontario

What improved the living conditions of poor europeans as a result of the columbian exchange

New types of food.
new types of food

What did Sir Edwin Sandys hope for when he set up the headright system and indentured servitude in Jamestown

more money for the Virginia company---apex

Who established a colony by Quebec

Samuel de Champlain

Diaries letters and memoirs are good examples of what

primARY SOURCES. apex:)

According to his report what did the native people think about Columbus

They believed that he and his men were gods, sent from heaven.

What problem was caused by the quick growth of tobacco farming in Jamestown

A need for labor was caused by the quick growth of tobacco farming in Jamestown.

What caused an increasing difference between wealthy landowners and worker in jamestown

The headright system resulted in the wealthy becoming wealthier with no benefit to the workers.

What was a way for a poor person in Europe to have a chance at a better life

being an indentured servant

What was A difficulty in understanding the Columbian exchange is that

Things once unknown now seem like they have always been a part of many cultures.

Which groups main focus in the new world was to profit from the fur trade

The french

Sir Edwin Sandys' plan for getting more labor to Jamestown included attracting women to the colony promoting indentured servitude and

Answer this q Sir Edwin Sandys' plan for getting more labor to Jamestown included attracting women to the colony, promoting indentured servitude, and:

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I came to the American colonies after my country was United with England The union allowed people in my country to move to any English colony I am from

Scotland

Once people started raising sugar as a cash crop in the New World an important result was that

Slave labor was needed.

Settlers at jamestown found unexpected success by

Growing tobacco

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