What do you like and/or dislike about city life? Howdoes the largest city near you influence life in your community? Howmight the growth of commercial cities affect life in the colonies?
Forming Generalizations, Analyzing Effects, & AnalyzingCausesA.What kinds of industries developed in the North?
Grinding wheat, harvesting fish, sawing lumber, andshipbuilding were some of the industries that developed in theNorth.B.What were the negative and positive effects of the growing ethnicdiversity in the colonies?
Negative: Conflict and distrust between the different groups.
Positive: Creation of a diverse society.C.What were the underlying causes of the Salem witch hunts in1692?
The strict limitations on women’s roles, combined with socialtensions, the strained relationship with the Native Americans,and religious fanaticism lay behind the witch hunts.D.Why was the Enlightenment such a revolutionary movement?
The Enlightenment led people to conclude that individualshave natural rights that governments must respect.Enlightenment principles led many colonists to question theauthority of the British monarchy.
Work with your group to fill in the diagram withhistorical examples that illustrate the main idea at the top.
The Diversity of NorthernColoniesEconomyPopulationReligious Groups
Read pp. 79 – 84; Complete Ch. 3, Sec. 3 Assessmentp. 84; 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5.
Compare and contrast the ideas of Franklin and Edwards,particularly the two men’s views of the individual and of predestination. (See p. 83)