Which pattern of settlement is more representative of American development after the seventeenth century?

Compare the Chesapeake and New England colonies. Explore the various reasons for the colonists’ emigrating to the New World, their economies, gender roles, demographics, religion, and relations with the Indians. How did land ownership compare from one region to the other? Which pattern of settlement is more representative of American development after the seventeenth century?

Essay Question 2 – Thoroughly answer the following question (worth 35 points) with supporting details / examples / facts. Type your answer – correct spelling, grammar and punctuation will count. *Use as much space as needed.
Despite unimaginable hardships, slaves were able to maintain a sense of identity and a determination to attain freedom. Describe how slave culture aided those endeavors and drove slaves’ desire for freedom. Be sure to consider African heritage and slave family life, folklore, and religious life in your response.