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5 Matching questions

  1. King Louis XIV
  2. Peace of Paris (1763)
  3. Thomas Paine
  4. Currency Act
  5. John Dickenson
  1. a Took huge interest in creating colonies abroad unlike other earlier French Kings. Absolute power. Caused great debt for France
  2. b Common Sense
  3. c Letters of a Pennsylvania Farmer, Rewrote Olive Branch Petition, did not attend the signing of the declaration of independance.
  4. d prohibited colonies from issuing paper money, destabilized colonial economy
  5. e 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.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. French explorer in Nova Scotia who established a settlement on the site of modern Quebec (1567-1635) Also known as "the father of new france".
  2. a British commander during the French and Indian War. He failed to capture Fort Duquesne in 1755. He was defeated by the French and the Indians, and killed at this same battle.This event was known as ___________'s blunder
  3. Tax put on goods that are imported
  4. an economic system (Europe in 18th C) to increase a nation's wealth by government regulation of all of the nation's commercial interests
  5. Colonists were required to ship products exclusively to England.

5 True/False questions

  1. LibertyThe name of John Hancock's ship


  2. Townshend DutiesPleaded the cause of the American colonists in Parliament and defended the parliamentary system (1729-1797)


  3. Edmund BurkePleaded the cause of the American colonists in Parliament and defended the parliamentary system (1729-1797)


  4. Robert de La SalleExplored the Great Lakes region of the United States and Canada, the Mississippi River, and the Gulf of Mexico and claimed the entire Mississippi basin for France, naming it Lousiana after King Louis XIV.


  5. Samuel AdamsFounder of the Sons of Liberty and one of the most vocal patriots for independence; signed the Declaration of Independence