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  1. Militia
  2. The Proclamation of 1763
  3. Alliance
  4. The Albany Congress
  5. Mercenaries
  1. a civilians trained as soldiers but not part of the regular army
  2. b agreement between nations to aid and protect one another against other countries
  3. c 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.
  4. d a soldier who fights for any country or group that will pay him
  5. e 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.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. organized campaign or plan to refuse to buy certain goods or services
  2. Was a war fought by French and English on American soil over control of the Ohio River Valley-- English defeated French in1763. Historical Significance: established England as number one world power and began to gradually change attitudes of the colonists toward England for the worse.
  3. a formal written request for government action
  4. war that occured when the leader of the Ottawa nation ,Pontiac, led attacks on British troops and settlements throughtout western lands.
  5. to give up, surrender; to hand over to another

5 True/False questions

  1. Repealto give up, surrender; to hand over to another


  2. George Washington21 year old surveyor in the Virginia Militia. Elected as our first President of the USA.


  3. Coercive Acts/Intolerable Actsin 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.


  4. The Stamp ActLawyer 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. Dutyto give up, surrender; to hand over to another