Revolutionary War
State Facts
Regions
Government
Vocabulary

100

This is one of the causes of the American Revolution. It made the colonists pay a tax to buy newspapers, calendars, and other paper.
What is the Stamp Tax?

100

This is the nickname given to the state of South Carolina.
What is the Palmetto State.

100

This Native American tribe lived in the hills of the Blue Ridge Mountains.
What is the Cherokee.

100

This branch of government is responsible for making the laws.
What is the legislative branch.

100

The total number of people living in a place is...
What is the population.

200

These people were friends of King Charles II and controlled the colonies.
Who are Lords Proprietors.

200

The original city that our state capital was located is _____. The capital moved to ___________.
What is Charleston and Columbia.

200

The river that flows along the South Carolina and Georgia border.
What is the Savannah River.

200

This branch of government decides if the laws have been broken.
What is the judicial branch.

200

To move from one region to another is to __________.
What is migrate.

300

The great leader of the American Revolution who was known as the "Gamecock."
Who is Thomas Sumter.

300

South Carolina was the ________ state to secede from the Union.
What is first.

300

This region is known for its beautiful waterfalls and mountains.
What is the Blue Ridge region.

300

Nikki Hailey, our governor, is a member of this branch of government.
What is the executive branch.

300

The study of the earth's places, people, and land features.
What is geography.

400

The colonists participated in this event to rebel against the tea taxes.
What is the Boston Tea Party.

400

One of the reasons many people move to South Carolina is _____________.
What is the warm climate.

400

This region has many beautiful beaches and islands.
What is the Outer Coastal Plain.

400

There are ________ branches of government.
What is 3.

400

Secede means to _________.
What is seperate.

500

Two famous battles fought in South Carolina were _________ and ____________.
What is the Battle of Kings Mountain and Cowpens.

500

This is the state motto of South Carolina.
What is "Smiling Faces, Beautiful Places."

500

This term means "foot of the mountain."
What is Piedmont.

500

The Senate and House of Representatives belong in this branch of government.
What is the Legislative Branch.

500

These people moved from the North to the South to take advantage of Reconstruction.
Who are carpetbaggers.