Period 2 (UNIT 2): Long-Essay Question
Directions: Write a coherent, well-supported essay including a valid thesis statement and supporting body paragraphs on one of the following questions.
- Although both were largely settled originally by people of English origin, Massachusetts Bay and the Chesapeake Region by 1700 had evolved into two distinct (unique and different) societies. Why did this difference in development occur?
- To what extent and in what ways did European powers develop different patterns of colonization in North America? Support your answer with specific and relevant historical information from the period 1607 to 1754.