5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Order of Prime Ministers
- What happened to Governor Hutchinson after refusal to send tea back?
- Commitee of Correspondence(sprang up everywhere)
- Where did jefferson get his idea for the Declaration?
- Townshend Acts1767
- a Sons of Liberty burned his house down. He was also a loyalist.
- b placed an import tax on commonly used things such as tea, glass, lead, and dyes for paint.
- c Charged with letting the colonoes and the world know about england violations of colonial rights.
- d William Pitt, George Grenville, William Pitt, Charles Townshend, and Lord North
- e He got it from John Locke, you only have a right to rule if you have the consent of the people. Some basic priciples of it was " the right of life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness."
5 Multiple choice questions
- British march to concord, ma to seize rebel military supplies but are also looking for Hancock and Adams. Lamp-s in Old Church were 1 by land, 2 by sea. Paul Revere is sent on his famous ride along with William Dawes, and Samuel Preston, but on different routes. Yells British are coming all along the way. People hear and at lexington Green 70 minutemen gather comanded by colonial captain John Parker. Some body shoots at the confrontation, starts war, they fight, shot heard around the world, 8 colonists are dead and 10 more are wounded. British march on to concord and destroy only some of the supplies and start marching back to boston. Minutemen pick them off in there very visible red coats on the way back. The trail is called the Highway of Death. 70 to 80Briti8sh killed.
- John Adams defends the soldiers. 7 equitted while 2 are accused of manslaughter, branded on the hands and free to go.
- 5 people are dead, 6 are injured, and Paul Revere quickly calls it a massacre. Hugh Montgomery: fired first Captain Preston: captain of the soldiers
- Patrick Henry was the delagate from VA to go to 1rst and 2nd continental congresses. "Give me liberty or give me death." Also there was Thomas Paine who was a Britiah immagrant who thought that the people of a free country should rule themselves. Wrote Common Sense which transformed an unorganized colonial rebellion into a unified moment by selling many copies so everyone knew what was going on.
- Samuel Adams, Paul Revere-famous ride,John Hanncock,James Otis- No taxation without representation(just a slogan)
5 True/False questions
Stamp Act Congress → Taxed placed on all printed material. People prtested it harshly because they felt that they weren't represented in parlament. Sons of Liberty was formed in protest to the Act.
5 people helping to draft the Declaration → John Adams, Ben Franklin, Robert Livingston, Roger Sherman, and Thomas Jefferson and Thomas Jefferson was the writer of the declaration
Writs of Assistance → Special warrants used to enforce the townshend Acts and were special because you din't need to state what your looking for.
Declaration of Independence → Patrick Henry was the delagate from VA to go to 1rst and 2nd continental congresses. "Give me liberty or give me death." Also there was Thomas Paine who was a Britiah immagrant who thought that the people of a free country should rule themselves. Wrote Common Sense which transformed an unorganized colonial rebellion into a unified moment by selling many copies so everyone knew what was going on.
Coercive Acts of 1774 (4 acts+Quebec act)) → Acts put in place only to punish the colonistsfor Boston Tea Party. 1) Port Bill: Cosed down Boston harbour until cost of ruined Tea could be replaced. 2) Government Act: Suspended MA Charter and forbade colonists to hold town mettings without the govenors permission. 3) Administration of Justice Act: Allowed royal officials to be tried in other colonies or in Britian as to avoid hostile Juries. 4) New Quartering Act: required public officials to feed and house, in private houses if neccesary, soldiers stationed in the colonies. 5) Quebec Act: expanded quebecs boundary down to the Ohio River, and overided CO, MA, and VA claims to disputed western lands.