5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Marquis de Montcalm
- John Adams
- Peace of Paris (1763)
- George Washington
- Thomas Gage
- a Killed French leader on a trip to the Ohio River valley to secure the land of Virginians who had purchased it. Fort Necessity. Blamed for the defeat of the militia.
- 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. Second US president and first vice.
- c A treaty between France and England which finally brought peace between the two. The treaty signed in 1763 gave Brittian some former French colonies at the West Indies, most of their territory in India and Canada and all their North American land east of the Mississippi. New Orleans and lands west of the Mississippi went to Spain.
- d The British general who was in command of Boston after the Boston Tea Party, who went after the stockpiled weapons at Concord.
- e French general defeated at the Battle of Quebec
5 Multiple choice questions
- Common Sense
- Governor of Boston who ordered cargo of tea to be unloaded in Boston despite colonial objection
- direct taxation
- Where France made Peace with England after Queen Anne's war, this helped to make England a medeteranian power
- Took huge interest in creating colonies abroad unlike other earlier French Kings. Absolute power. Caused great debt for France
5 True/False questions
Navigation Acts → Colonists were required to ship products exclusively to England.
Regulators → These were vigilante groups active in the 1760s and 1770s in the western parts of North and South Carolina. They violently protested high taxes and insufficient representation in the colonial legislature.
Currency Act → Four coercive acts directed mainly at punishing the people of Boston, Massachusetts and bringing the dissidents under control. The Port Act. The MA government Act. The Administration of Justice Act. Quartering Act
External Taxation → direct taxation
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.