How many people got TB in the colonies?

Answer Tuberculosis, or TB, claimed many lives in the American Colonies. This painful and exhausting disease, could last years before claiming the life of its victim. Roughly 20 percent of all American Co... Read More »

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How to Remember the 13 Colonies on a Map?

Learning where current countries and states are located on a map can be challenging; learning the placement of historical places can be even more challenging. The good news is that the 13 original ... Read More »

Where did the colonies live?

If you are referring to the Puritan colonies that came to America on the Mayflower from England, then they lived on the East Coast. Virginia was the location of the first successful colony.

How to Memorize the 13 Colonies?

Most students will have to memorize the thirteen colonies at least once. One pneumonic device that is frequently used is a poem containing clues to the names of the colonies.Once there was a cow na... Read More »

Who was the first representative in the English colonies?

There were several first representatives in the American English colonies. They were part of the House of Burgesses, the first representative assembly on now -U.S. soil. According to the National P... Read More »