Vocab
French/Indian War
Names/Other
Acts
Acts/others
100

militia

citizen soldiers

100

what 2 European powers fought French and Indian War

France/Britain

100

midnight ride; Boston Massacre image; Son of Liberty

Paul Revere

100

British soldiers firing upon unarmed protesters

Boston Massacre

100

colonists providing food, water, clothing, etc

Quartering act

200

repeal

to take back or cancel a law

200

Who fired the first shot of French and Indian War

George Washington

200

Fired first shot of F/I War; Fort Necessity; etc

George Washington

200

British response to Boston Tea Party

Intolerable Acts
200

closed Boston Harbor to all shipping

Boston Port Act

300

Patriots

Americans who favored Liberty

300

How was Fort Necessity poorly designed

completely surrounded; low ground
300

Americans who supported Britain

Loyalists

300

Settlers to the east; Natives to the West

Proclamation of 1763

300

3 items taxed from Stamp Act

wills, licenses, dice, playing cards, marriage license, newspaper, etc

400

boycott

refuse to buy one or more goods from a certain source
400

What was the original fort at the Forks; who built it

Fort Duquesne; French

400

what group started as a result of the Stamp Act

Sons of Liberty

400

government firmly placed under the control of the British

Massachusetts government act

400

3 items a country might spend money on during a war

food, soldiers, guns, ammo, etc

500

tyranny

unjust use of government power

500

Why were the Forks so important?

control Ohio River Valley; westward expansion to Mississippi River
500

The British were in a lot of ______ after the French and Indian War; they decided the best way to pay it off was through _____

debt; taxes

500

British soldiers tried in England, not the colonies

Administration of Justice Act

500

describe events of Boston Tea Party

sons of liberty, protest tea tax, disguised as Natives

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