5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Sugar Act
- James Wolfe
- Marquis de Montcalm
- Olive Branch Petition
- a English general, led troops up steep cliff to capture Quebec which marked the beginning of the end of the French/Indian War
- b Indian Chief; led post war flare-up in the Ohio River Valley and Great Lakes Region in 1763. His actions led to the Proclamation of 1763, which angered the colonists.
- c Tax on sugar and molasses
- d French general defeated at the Battle of Quebec
- e Still pledge loyalty to King George III but are still asking Britain to respect the rights and liberties of the colonies, repeal oppressive legislation, and British troops out of the colonies.
5 Multiple choice questions
- slight taxation on glass, white lead, paper, paint and tea, basically British imports; caused smuggling, not taken as seriously
- He joined Washington. His presence in America indicated that the French king, Louis XVI recognized US independence.
- Don't shoot unless shot upon;started the revelution; was the shot heard around the world
- He persuaded Parliament in 1767 to pass the Townshend Acts. He seized a dubious distinction between internal and external taxes and made this tax an indirect customs duty payable at American ports.
- German soldiers who fought for the British
5 True/False questions
Proclamation of 1763 → Act passed in 1766 just after the repeal of the Stamp Act. Stated that Parliament could legislate for the colonies in all cases.
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.
Patrick Henry → The name of John Hancock's ship
Non-Importation Agreement → Pledges to boycott, or decline to purchase, certain goods from abroad.
Samuel Adams → Founder of the Sons of Liberty and one of the most vocal patriots for independence; signed the Declaration of Independence