United States History Question of the Day

©Greg Feldmeth 2013

Virginia and Plymouth Colonies

Jamestown and Plymouth settlements
(Image Source: Wikimedia Commons--public domain)

Question 13149:

Which of the following did the 17th century settlers in both Virginia and Plymouth have in common?

A) both sought religious freedom
B) both developed self-governing practices early on in their settlement
C) both were seeking economic wealth as their prime motivation
D) both utilized indentured servants as a major part of their economic model
E) both had more female than male settlers

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