← AP US History Test
5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Stamp Act
- Thomas Hutchinson
- Currency Act
- Townshend Duties
- a an act passed by the British parliament in 1756 that raised revenue from the American colonies by a duty in the form of a stamp required on all newspapers and legal or commercial documents
- b Governor of Boston who ordered cargo of tea to be unloaded in Boston despite colonial objection
- c Member of a militia during the American Revolution who could be ready to fight in sixty seconds
- d slight taxation on glass, white lead, paper, paint and tea, basically British imports; caused smuggling, not taken as seriously
- e prohibited colonies from issuing paper money, destabilized colonial economy
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- 1701 founded detroit [French] to thwart settlement of the Ohio River valley by Great Britain.
- Pledges to boycott, or decline to purchase, certain goods from abroad.
- Tax on sugar and molasses
- German soldiers who fought for the British
- Killed French leader on a trip to the Ohio River valley to secure the land of Virginians who had purchased it. Fort Necessity. Blamed for the defeat of the militia.
5 True/False Questions
Marquis de Montcalm → French general defeated at the Battle of Quebec
Proclamation of 1763 → No settling west of the Appelacian Mountains
James Wolfe → English general, led troops up steep cliff to capture Quebec which marked the beginning of the end of the French/Indian War
Liberty → The name of John Hancock's ship
George Grenville → an economic system (Europe in 18th C) to increase a nation's wealth by government regulation of all of the nation's commercial interests