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5 Matching questions

  1. Hessians
  2. Olive Branch Petition
  3. External Taxation
  4. Minuteman
  5. Treaty of Utrecht 1713
  1. a Where France made Peace with England after Queen Anne's war, this helped to make England a medeteranian power
  2. b Still pledge loyalty to King George III but are still asking Britain to respect the rights and liberties of the colonies, repeal oppressive legislation, and British troops out of the colonies.
  3. c Tax put on goods that are imported
  4. d German soldiers who fought for the British
  5. e Member of a militia during the American Revolution who could be ready to fight in sixty seconds

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. slight taxation on glass, white lead, paper, paint and tea, basically British imports; caused smuggling, not taken as seriously
  2. spanish officials cut off british captian jenkins' ear. He kept it and showed it to parliament, which lead to war with Spain.
  3. 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
  4. direct taxation
  5. Governor of Boston who ordered cargo of tea to be unloaded in Boston despite colonial objection

5 True/False questions

  1. Proclamation of 1763No settling west of the Appelacian Mountains


  2. Jeffery AmherstTax on sugar and molasses


  3. Samuel de ChamplainFrench explorer in Nova Scotia who established a settlement on the site of modern Quebec (1567-1635) Also known as "the father of new france".


  4. Board of TradeBritish overseer of all matters pertaining to colonial trade and laws


  5. Coercive Actsprohibited colonies from issuing paper money, destabilized colonial economy