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Difference Between The Great Awakening

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The two eras in history that helped shaped the colonies and the eras where similar and different from each other. The Enlightenment started in the 1700s it was about people improving themselves, in science, and government. While, the Great Awakening era is about religion being spread through oral speaking and sharing the idea of religion. The Great Awakening started in 1730s, the colonies started to add some of the ideas to the British government that controlled the colonies. For example, George Whitefield was a man that gathered crowds to speak about religion and was a man that converted thousands of people. Both eras helped shape the colonies in a certain way and inspired people in the colony to do better. The difference between how the

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  • Explains that the enlightenment and the great awakening eras helped shape the colonies in a certain way and inspired people to do better.
  • Compares how the enlightenment spread through the colonies and the great awakening.
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