A typical New France settlement
(Image Source: Wikimedia Commons--public domain)
The seigneur and habitant system of land ownership in New France
A) was very successful in attracting large numbers of colonists to Canada
B) utilized an effective system of canals and roads to take furs to the Atlantic Coast
C) allowed habitants to own land after a short period of time working
D) limited most land ownership to nobles, many of whom had no interest in settling in the New World
E) brought equal numbers of men and women to the colony
• Do you know someone who would enjoy receiving the U.S. History Question of the Day? If so, email them the link to the registration page.
• You can also visit the U.S. History Resources website to find other aids for students and teachers, including lectures, charts, links, and short quizzes.
• If you would like to unsubscribe from this list, please send an email with the subject "Unsubscribe."
• Interested in a great source for U.S. history primary sources and lesson plans? Visit the NEH Edsitement page.