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  1. George Washington
  2. Alliance
  3. French and Indian War
  4. The Proclamation of 1763
  5. John Adams
  1. a 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.
  2. b 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.
  3. c an act from Britian that barred the colonists from building settlements west of the Appalachian Mts. Created mainly to prevent further conflicts with native americans.
  4. d 21 year old surveyor in the Virginia Militia. Elected as our first President of the USA.
  5. e agreement between nations to aid and protect one another against other countries

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. organized campaign or plan to refuse to buy certain goods or services
  2. a soldier who fights for any country or group that will pay him
  3. the shutting of a port to keep people or supplies from moving in or out
  4. in response to the Boston Tea Party, Parliament passes 4 acts in 1774- Port of Boston is closed, reduced power of assemblies in colonies, permitted royal officers to be tried in Britain, strengthened the 1765 Quartering Act.
  5. civilians trained as soldiers but not part of the regular army

5 True/False questions

  1. The Stamp ActLawyer 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.

          

  2. The Albany CongressA meeting, in Albany NY, of colonial leaders called by the British government to ask to colonies to agree to help defend themselves against the French.

          

  3. Repealto give up, surrender; to hand over to another

          

  4. Writ of Assistancecourt orders or legal document that let a British customs officer inspect a ship's cargo without giving any reason for the search

          

  5. Minutemenvolunteer citizen soldiers who were ready to fight in a moments notice

          

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