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By stalyai
  • Juan de Onate

    Juan de Onate
    Cause: Was a Spanish miner who explored most of New Mexico for gold.
    Effect: From the explorations many people started inhabiting the land and starting agriculture in the region.
  • French Fur Trade

    French Fur Trade
    Cause: The French wanted to monopolize the fur trade.
    Effect: The French became allies to fight the Iroquois Confederacy and expanded on their trade posts.
  • Jamestown

    Cause: Was a fort built in honor of King James I.
    Effect: It was the first English settlement in North America.
  • Mayflower Compact

    Mayflower Compact
    Cause: The first form of self- government in North America
    Effect: Most of the pilgrims died from the winterand were later rescued by the Wampanoags.
  • Puritans

    Cause: Were a religious group that founded their own belief and moved to the colonies.
    Effect: The puritans moved to Massachusetts to practice their beliefs, this was known as the great migration.
  • Calverts

    Cause: Granted 10 million acres at the northern end of Chesapeake Bay to the Calvert family.
    Effect: The land was named Maryland and was a declared a "proprietary" colony.
  • Harvard

    Cause: Massachusetts wanted to build an impressive system to educate its young.
    Effect: Literacy was higher in New England and the first American publication was brought fourth.
  • King Philip's War

    King Philip's War
    Cause: The Indian peoples of southern New England and the Puritan colonies fight for the control of land.
    Effect: Took an enourmous toll on human life and poverty.
  • Bacon's Rebellion

    Bacon's Rebellion
    Cause: Backcountry settlers attack Indians.
    Effect:Marked an important change of direction for North Carolina and Virginia.
  • Quakers

    Cause: Religious Haven for a society of friends among them William Penn.
    Effect: They were granted land west of the Delaware River. The capital being Philadelphia.
  • Indentured Servants

    Indentured Servants
    Cause: People who didnt have enough money to pay for their trip to the colonies would serve one for a number of years until their due is paid off.
    Effect: Many had towork on the tobbaco fields and recieved longer service terms for attempted escape.
  • Freedom dues

    Freedom dues
    Cause: Indentured servants eligibility to get on their feet.
    Effect: Helped the indentured servants start farms and maybe travel west and risk getting attacked by the indians.
  • Glorious Revoulution

    Glorious Revoulution
    Cause: Colonists in Massachusetts, New York, and Maryland rise up against the colonial governments of King James II.
    Effect: The appointment of governers was needed to extend the control of the monarchys colonies.
  • Salem Witch Trials

    Salem Witch Trials
    Cause: Women in the forest dancing and singing disobeying the puritan religion.
    Effect: Many innocent people were found guilty and hung for their sin of witchcraft.
  • Tobacco

    Cause: It was developed by John Rolfe and gave virginia colonists merchantable commodity.
    Effect: The exhaustion of the soil created pressures for further expansion into indian territory.
  • My Birthday

    My Birthday
    The day I was born
  • 1992 Presidential Election

    1992 Presidential Election
    Bill Clinton wins the election.
  • 1996 Presidential Election

    1996 Presidential Election
    Bill Clinton wins the election.
  • Columbine High School Shootings

    Columbine High School Shootings
    2 gunman by the name of Dylan Kleboid and Eric Harris held a shooting at heir local high school.
  • 2000 Presidential Election

    2000 Presidential Election
    George W. Bush wins the presidential election.
  • Twin Tower Terrorist attacks

    Twin Tower Terrorist attacks
    2 planes crashed into the world trade center.
  • 2004 Presidential Election

    2004 Presidential Election
    George W. Bush wins the presidential election.
  • Hurricane Katrina

    Hurricane Katrina
    A hurricane hit formed over the gulf of mexico and cost the United States over a billion US dollers in damages.
  • Virgenia Tech Shooting

    Virgenia Tech Shooting
    A student goes on a shooting massacre on the campus.
  • 2008 Presidential Election

    2008 Presidential Election
    Barack Obama wins the presidential election.