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  1. Antoine de Cadillac
  2. John Dickenson
  3. Declaratory Act
  4. Samuel de Champlain
  5. Marquis de Lafayette
  1. a Act passed in 1766 just after the repeal of the Stamp Act. Stated that Parliament could legislate for the colonies in all cases.
  2. b 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".
  3. c Letters of a Pennsylvania Farmer, Rewrote Olive Branch Petition, did not attend the signing of the declaration of independance.
  4. d He joined Washington. His presence in America indicated that the French king, Louis XVI recognized US independence.
  5. e 1701 founded detroit [French] to thwart settlement of the Ohio River valley by Great Britain.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. 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
  2. No settling west of the Appelacian Mountains
  3. British overseer of all matters pertaining to colonial trade and laws
  4. Don't shoot unless shot upon;started the revelution; was the shot heard around the world
  5. Pleaded the cause of the American colonists in Parliament and defended the parliamentary system (1729-1797)

5 True/False questions

  1. 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.


  2. Sugar Actan 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


  3. William PittThe name of John Hancock's ship


  4. Patrick Henry"Give Me Liberty or Give Me Death"


  5. Salutary NeglectAn English policy of not strictly enforcing laws in its colonies