Vocabulary
"Acts" of the Revolution
Places of Importance
Influential People
Who Said...

100

A tax on imported goods
What is a tariff

100

Passed in 1765, the act placed a tax on all printed materials.
What is the Stamp Act

100

In this city, Patrick Henry made a feisty speech concerning the Stamp Act in front of the House of Burgesses.
What is Williamsburg

100

The Patriot General and member of the Virginia House of Burgesses.
Who is George Washington

100

"No taxation without representation!"
Who are the Patriot colonists

200

Colonists in opposition to British rule
What is a Patriot

200

Passed in 1767, this placed tariffs on all imported goods.
What is the Townshend Acts

200

Leaders from 12 colonies met in this large city to discuss the opposition of the Intolerable Acts.
What is Philadelphia

200

King of Britain during the American Revolution.
Who is King George III

200

"I will raise one thousand men...and march myself at their head for the relief of Boston."
Who is George Washington

300

Colonists in agreement with British rule.
What is a Loyalist

300

This was the act that stated only one company was allowed to sell tea to the colonies.
What is the Tea Act

300

In October of 1765, the Stamp Act Congress met in this city to urge Parliament to repeal the Stamp Act.
What is New York City

300

She was a writer and very influential with boycotting during the American Revolution.
Who is Mercy Otis Warren

300

"I know not what course others will take; but as for me, give me liberty or give me death!"
Who is Patrick Henry

400

To cancel
What is to repeal

400

This was the colonists reaction to the Tea Act. Colonist dressed up and dumped tea overboard.
What is The Boston Tea Party

400

The Sons of Liberty originated in this city and this is the city where they dressed up and opposed the Tea Act by dumping tea into the harbor.
What is Boston

400

This mans famous ride warned the Patriots that "the British are coming!"
Who is Paul Revere

400

"Stand your ground. Don't fire unless fired upon, but if they mean to have a war, let it begin here."
Who is Captain John Parker

500

An organized refusal to buy goods
What is a boycott

500

This act or acts was the result and punishment for the Boston Tea Party from the British Parliament.
What is the Intolerable Acts

500

This town is 20 miles northwest of Boston and is the opposing town in the battle of Lexington.
What is Concord

500

This Colonel led his men in a loss at The Battle of Bunker Hill.
Who is William Prescott

500

"Don't fire until you see the whites of their eyes."
Who is Colonel William Prescott