Homework # 3 (9/13)
Using Hippocampus, please read and view The Plymouth and Massachusetts Bay Colony segments. Answer the following questions.
- Why did the Puritans leave England for the New World?
- What was the Mayflower Compact? Why is it considered one of the most important ever written in American History?
- Explain how the geographies of both the Plymouth and Mass. Bay colonies played a role in the businesses that were created?
- What is the significance of the New England Charter and early town hall meetings held by citizens of the Mass. Bay Colony?