Reason for Founding
The English were looking for religious freedom. They were also looking for more land and to make more money. The reason they founded Georgia is so they could block the Spanish.
In the southern colonies they grew tobacco, indigo, cotton, and rice. They had very good soil so it was easier to grow crops. The weather was hot and rainy.
There were lots of industries in the southern colonies such as selling land and crops. The crops they would sell were indigo, tobacco, rice, and cotton.
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