What are the characteristics of the New England colony?
What was a characteristic of the New England colonial economy?
The New England colonies developed an economy based on shipbuilding, fishing, lumbering, small- scale subsistence farming, and eventually, manufacturing. The colonies prospered, reflecting the Puritans’ strong belief in the values of hard work and thrift.
What were the New England colonies known for?
What is one characteristic that all New England colonies share?
What was a characteristic of early New England society?
What are the 4 main economic activities of the New England colonies?
What are 3 interesting facts about the New England colonies?
What did the New England colonies produce?
Since the soil in New England was poor and the growing season was too short to grow many crops, besides corn, beans and squash, the New England colonies had to rely on other ways to make money, primarily through fishing, whaling, shipbuilding and rum making.