Vocabulary
People
Events
Laws
Mixed

100

Having a voice in one's government.
What is representation?

100

He was the commander in cheif of the Continental Army.
Who is George Washington?

100

This was a major cause of the French and Indian War.
France and Britian both claimed the same lands in North America

100

These Acts were given their name because the colonists thought they were intolerable.
What are the Intolerable Acts?

100

This is an example of a documentary source.
What is the Declaration of Independence?

200

To refuse to buy
What is boycott?

200

He was the main author of the Declaration of Independence.
Who is Thomas Jefferson?

200

This battle marked the beginning of the American Revolution.
What are the battles at Lexington and Concord.

200

This Act put a tax on colonial newspapers and other paper documentation.
What is Stamp Act?

200

Members of the Sons of Liberty went aboard the British ships and dumped all of the tea overboard.
What is the Boston Tea Party?

300

A document sent to the king, stating the colonists' rights.
What is a petition?

300

He suggested a new Committee of Correspondence in Boston and most likely organized the Boston Tea Party.
Who is Samuel Adams?

300

This battle proved to the British that the colonists would not be easy to defeat in battle. The king then sent more troops to the colonies.
What is the battle of Bunker Hill?

300

The British government did this to help pay the expenses of the French and Indian War.
They passed new tax laws for the colonies.

300

This country claimed Louisiana in 1763?
What is Spain?

400

Going agaisnt one's own governtment.
What is treason?

400

He called for a resolution in the Second Continental Concress for independence from Britain.
Who is Richard Henry Lee?

400

The Battle of Bunker Hill was really faught on this hill.
What is Breed's Hill?

400

These Acts were passed by the British government as a punishment for the Boston Tea Party.
What is the Coercive Acts?

400

Soldiers opened fire killing 5 colonists after the colonists were throwing rocks and insulting the soldiers.
What is the Boston Massacre?

500

The laws and orders issued by the British government.
What is imperial policies?

500

He was the main author of the Articles of Confederation.
Who is John Dickinson?

500

This group met to decide how to repond to British policies and actions, such as the Coercive Acts. The sent a petition to the king stating the colonists' rights. It agreed to stop most trade with Britain. It asked the colonies to form militias.
What is the First Continental Congress?

500

This was a British announcement that set aside the lands west of the Appalachian Mountians for American Indians. Many colonists were angry about the proclamation, and many ignored it by continuing to settle on those lands.
What is the Proclamation of 1763?

500

Members of a committee who would write letters that would be sent to the other colonies, keeping the colonies informed and united in a common cause.
What are the Committees of Correspondence?