5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- The Proclamation of 1763
- a an act from Britian that barred the colonists from building settlements west of the Appalachian Mts. Created mainly to prevent further conflicts with native americans.
- b import tax
- c official end
- d volunteer citizen soldiers who were ready to fight in a moments notice
- e to give up, surrender; to hand over to another
5 Multiple choice questions
- the shutting of a port to keep people or supplies from moving in or out
- in response to the Boston Tea Party, Parliament passes 4 acts in 1774- Port of Boston is closed, reduced power of assemblies in colonies, permitted royal officers to be tried in Britain, strengthened the 1765 Quartering Act.
- 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.
- court orders or legal document that let a British customs officer inspect a ship's cargo without giving any reason for the search
- 21 year old surveyor in the Virginia Militia. Elected as our first President of the USA.
5 True/False questions
The Albany Congress → A meeting, in Albany NY, of colonial leaders called by the British government to ask to colonies to agree to help defend themselves against the French.
Boycott → organized campaign or plan to refuse to buy certain goods or services
Militia → a formal written request for government action
Samuel Adams → 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.
Petition → civilians trained as soldiers but not part of the regular army