The Cost of Expansion Required Resources Read/review the following resources for this activity: Textbook: Chapter 3, 4 US History publisher Openstax Lesson Minimum of 1 scholarly source (in addition to the textbook) Initial Post Instructions For the initial post, pick two (2) of the following settlements: Southern colonies Chesapeake colonies Middle colonies New England colonies Then, address the following for your selections: Compare and contrast the settlement patterns. What forces and ideas shaped their origin? Examine the influence of religion for those settlements (e.g., Puritanism, Quakers, and the Anglican Church). Follow-Up Post Instructions Compare your selections and analysis of those selections with those of your peers. If they chose different settlements, examine how yours are similar and/or different. If they chose the same settlements, build on their posts by providing additional information about the settlements that you have not already noted in your own post.