5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Proclamation of 1763
- George Washington
- Board of Trade
- Patrick Henry
- Jeffery Amherst
- a No settling west of the Appelacian Mountains
- b 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.
- c "Give Me Liberty or Give Me Death"
- d served as an officer in the British Army. Captured Montreal.
- e British overseer of all matters pertaining to colonial trade and laws
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- Pleaded the cause of the American colonists in Parliament and defended the parliamentary system (1729-1797)
- Tax on sugar and molasses
- slight taxation on glass, white lead, paper, paint and tea, basically British imports; caused smuggling, not taken as seriously
- 1701 founded detroit [French] to thwart settlement of the Ohio River valley by Great Britain.
- The first bloodshed of the Amercan Revolution, as British guards at the Boston Customs House opened fire on a crowd killing five americans
5 True/False Questions
George Grenville → 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.
James Wolfe → English general, led troops up steep cliff to capture Quebec which marked the beginning of the end of the French/Indian War
Samuel Adams → Lawyer who defended British soldiers in the Boston Massacre trial. He believed in "innocent until proven guilty." In spite of these actions, he supported colonial independence. Second US president and first vice.
Lord North → British Prime Minister during revolution. He had passed the Coercive Acts and supported the king so greatly that Britain was virtually ruled only by the king.
War of Jenkins Ear → spanish officials cut off british captian jenkins' ear. He kept it and showed it to parliament, which lead to war with Spain.