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  1. Duty
  2. Minutemen
  3. The Proclamation of 1763
  4. Cede
  5. Repeal
  1. 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.
  2. b import tax
  3. c official end
  4. d volunteer citizen soldiers who were ready to fight in a moments notice
  5. e to give up, surrender; to hand over to another

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. the shutting of a port to keep people or supplies from moving in or out
  2. 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.
  3. 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.
  4. court orders or legal document that let a British customs officer inspect a ship's cargo without giving any reason for the search
  5. 21 year old surveyor in the Virginia Militia. Elected as our first President of the USA.

5 True/False questions

  1. The Albany CongressA 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.

          

  2. Boycottorganized campaign or plan to refuse to buy certain goods or services

          

  3. Militiaa formal written request for government action

          

  4. Samuel AdamsLawyer 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.

          

  5. Petitioncivilians trained as soldiers but not part of the regular army

          

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