5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- George Washington
- Coercive Acts/Intolerable Acts
- a organized campaign or plan to refuse to buy certain goods or services
- b 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.
- c official end
- d to give up, surrender; to hand over to another
- e 21 year old surveyor in the Virginia Militia. Elected as our first President of the USA.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- agreement between nations to aid and protect one another against other countries
- A 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.
- 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.
- volunteer citizen soldiers who were ready to fight in a moments notice
- the shutting of a port to keep people or supplies from moving in or out
5 True/False Questions
Duty → import tax
The Proclamation of 1763 → 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.
Pontiac's War → war that occured when the leader of the Ottawa nation ,Pontiac, led attacks on British troops and settlements throughtout western lands.
The Stamp Act → (1765) British parliamentary measure to tax the American colonies. To pay for costs resulting from the French and Indian War, the British sought to raise revenue through a stamp tax on printed matter. The tax was opposed by the colonists and they refused to use the stamps. The Stamp Act Congress, with representatives from nine colonies, met to petition Parliament to repeal the act. Parliament repealed the act (1766)
Writ of Assistance → agreement between nations to aid and protect one another against other countries