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  1. King Louis XIV
  2. Stamp Act
  3. Samuel de Champlain
  4. Admiralty Courts
  5. General Braddock
  1. a an act passed by the British parliament in 1756 that raised revenue from the American colonies by a duty in the form of a stamp required on all newspapers and legal or commercial documents
  2. b Trials here were heard by judges without a jury.
  3. c 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
  4. d 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".
  5. e Took huge interest in creating colonies abroad unlike other earlier French Kings. Absolute power. Caused great debt for France

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. 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.
  2. An English policy of not strictly enforcing laws in its colonies
  3. Governor of Boston who ordered cargo of tea to be unloaded in Boston despite colonial objection
  4. direct taxation
  5. served as an officer in the British Army. Captured Montreal.

5 True/False questions

  1. MinutemanIndian Chief; led post war flare-up in the Ohio River Valley and Great Lakes Region in 1763. His actions led to the Proclamation of 1763, which angered the colonists.


  2. Patrick HenryThe name of John Hancock's ship


  3. HessiansGerman soldiers who fought for the British


  4. War of Jenkins Earspanish officials cut off british captian jenkins' ear. He kept it and showed it to parliament, which lead to war with Spain.


  5. Mercantilisman economic system (Europe in 18th C) to increase a nation's wealth by government regulation of all of the nation's commercial interests