Identify the economic, political and socio-cultural motivation for colonial settlement.
Examples may include, but are not limited to, Puritans, Quakers, and Catholics fleeing from religious persecution, debtor settlements in Georgia, military stronghold and protection of trade routes at St. Augustine, establishment of the Jamestown colony for profit, and French and Dutch competition for the fur trade..
Subject Area: Social Studies
Date Adopted or Revised: 02/14
Status: State Board Approved