5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Paul Revere
- INTOLERABLE ACTS
- a Created the famous engraving of the Boston Massacre stirring up deep colonial resentment for the British army and Great Britain in general.
- b The legislature of Great Britain and was the chief lawmaking body for England and was the model used by the colonists for representative democracy.
- c A strategy of refusing to purchase goods or refusing to cooperate with an organization or government in order to protest practices that are regarded as unfair.
- d A country or group of people who agree to help another country achieve a common goal.
- e A series of laws enacted by Parliament in 1774 to punish Massachusetts colonists for the Boston Tea Party.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- To cancel....this was done by the colonists with great success against the Stamp Act
- (1736-1799) A leader of the American Revolution and a famous orator who spoke out against British rule of the American colonies. He is famous for the phrase "Give me Liberty or give me death"
- A member of the American colonial militia members ready to fight at a minute's notice.
- Was a war fought by French and English on American soil over control of the Ohio River Valley-- English defeated French in1763. Historical Significance: established England as number one world power and began to gradually change attitudes of the colonists toward England for the worse.
- American colonists who fought for independence from Great Britain during the Revolutionary War.
5 True/False Questions
Boston Massacre → British soldiers fired into a crowd of colonists who were teasing and taunting them. Five colonists were killed. The colonists blamed the British and the Sons of Liberty and used this incident as an excuse to promote the Revolution.
Crispus Attucks → A 1765 law passed by Parliament that required all legal and commercial documents to carry an official stamp showing a tax had been paid
Quartering Act → Law allowing British merchants to sell their tea for less than colonial merchants. Colonists reacted with the Boston Tea Party.
SONS OF LIBERTY → A raid on three British ships in Boston Harbor (December 16, 1773) in which Boston colonists, disguised as Indians, threw the contents of several hundred chests of tea into the harbor as a protest against British taxes on tea and against the monopoly granted the East India Company.
Treaty of Paris → Law allowing British merchants to sell their tea for less than colonial merchants. Colonists reacted with the Boston Tea Party.