Transcript of compare and contrast the british, french and spanish empires compare and contrast the british, french and spanish empires in america spanish empire came over and started colonizing in the 1500's differences english colonies only had a little bit of land.
Colonies rapid growth due to liberal immigration policies by 1627 virginia had approxi-mately 1,000 settlers by 1754 total population in the english colonies had grown to 15 million this included large proportions of german and french originally friendly early colonists relied on native americans for trade and for help with survival. The english colonies in the 1600s, english settlers arrived in north america –english colonization differed from spanish & french because the english gov’t had no desire to create a centralized empire in the new world –different motivations by english settlers led to different types of colonies 40. The contrast of french and english colonies at the end of the seventeenth century it must have seemed a far cry from versailles to quebec the ocean was crossed only by small sailing vessels haunted by both tempest and pestilence, the one likely to prolong the voyage by many weeks, the other to involve the sacrifice of scores of lives through.
Get an answer for 'what were some similarities and differences between the french and the spanish colonies in the americas' and find homework help for other history questions at enotes. Spanish, french, and english colonies 1 exploring and colonizing north america spain, france, and england 2 essential question: what are question the similarities & differences among the spanish, french, & british patterns of colonization in north america 3. Political differences between french spanish and english colonies the major differences in the colonization of north and south america between the french , spanish and english and subsequent civil rights.
But, if you were wondering: what are the major differences now between ex-french colonies and ex-british colonies, it's a different question (commonwealth vs francophonie) population sources british - colonists were recruited from among middle-class farmers, artisans, tradesmen, indentured servants, convicted criminals or immigrants from other countries.
A) briefly explain one important similarity between the goals of the spanish and the english in establishing colonies in the americas prior to 1700 b) briefly explain one important difference between the goals of the spanish and the english in. The contrast of french and english colonies was the inevitable expression of the english political spirit do what it would, london could never control boston as versailles controlled quebec french leaders, on the other hand, were thinking of world politics the voyage of verrazano, the italian sailor who had been sent out by francis.
The political and economical differences between the spanish and english colonies frq the spanish and english colonies both moved to north america seeking opportunities the difference is that the spaniards sought gold, while the english colonists sought freedom, religiously or otherwise. One major difference between the two is that the spanish colonies were much more intensively settled and a much more developed economy was created there than in french colonies.
Similarities and differences between british, french and spanish colonies of north america spain, england, and france were the primary countries that struggled to control the continent their settlers crossed the atlantic ocean for different reasons, and the governments used different approaches in their colonies (elliott, 2007. Spanish & english colonization processes (1450-1800) were similar and different: political: both had specific governing system spain's was council of indies english used the house of burgesses (first democratic style system.