5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Pontiac's War
- Coercive Acts/Intolerable Acts
- a the shutting of a port to keep people or supplies from moving in or out
- b war that occured when the leader of the Ottawa nation ,Pontiac, led attacks on British troops and settlements throughtout western lands.
- c 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.
- d official end
- e agreement between nations to aid and protect one another against other countries
5 Multiple choice questions
- a soldier who fights for any country or group that will pay him
- import tax
- 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.
- civilians trained as soldiers but not part of the regular army
- court orders or legal document that let a British customs officer inspect a ship's cargo without giving any reason for the search
5 True/False questions
The Stamp Act → (1765) British parliamentary measure to tax the American colonies. To pay for costs resulting from the French and Indian War, the British sought to raise revenue through a stamp tax on printed matter. The tax was opposed by the colonists and they refused to use the stamps. The Stamp Act Congress, with representatives from nine colonies, met to petition Parliament to repeal the act. Parliament repealed the act (1766)
Petition → civilians trained as soldiers but not part of the regular army
Minutemen → volunteer citizen soldiers who were ready to fight in a moments notice
George Washington → a soldier who fights for any country or group that will pay him
John Adams → A leader of the Sons of Liberty. Adams suggested the formation of the Committees of Correspondence and fought for colonial rights throughout New England.