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SLAVERY IN THE COLONIES

Directions- Complete the Cornell notes using pages 49-53 from the Holt
textbook
What European
country owned the
colonies at the time
African slaves
arrived?
List the states
(areas) that were
known as the
southern region.

Explain how the


southern economy
became strong on
slave labor.

Provide at least 4
specific details of the
life of a slave living
on a large plantation.

Analyze the graph on


p. 51 and answer the
question under it.

List the states


(areas) that were
considered the
middle colonies.

Provide the specific


skills/ jobs that the
blacks had in the
middle colonies

Explain the

difference between a
slave & an
indentured servant.

What is the major


MISCONCEPTION
about how slaves in
the south were
treated vs. slaves in
the middle colonies?

What PROOF is there


that supports the
above mentioned
answer?

List the states


(areas) known as the
New England
colonies.

Provide details that


explain how life was
for slaves in the New
England colonies.

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