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Social studies American Revolution
Boycott
Tax
Delegate
Militia
What the American Colonists did to these British Goods.
What the British put a ____ on goods like.tea, stamps etc.
Colonists create the Contiental Congress Where each state has…
American Colonists train a ______________ in case they need t…
Boycott
What the American Colonists did to these British Goods.
Tax
What the British put a ____ on goods like.tea, stamps etc.
19 terms
social studies American Revolution
Redcoats
Tories
Loyalists
Patriots
soldiers of the British army who's uniforms were red coats.
loyalists
American colonists who remained loyal to the British during t…
colonists of the Thirteen Colonies who violently rebelled aga…
Redcoats
soldiers of the British army who's uniforms were red coats.
Tories
loyalists
25 terms
American Revolution (Social Studies)
french and indian war
proclamation line of 1763
sugar act
currency act
1754-1763: A war between France and Britain with Indian allie…
To avoid conflicts with the Native Americans, Britain told th…
1764: Was an act passed by King George the third. This act pu…
1764: This act did not permit the colonists to use their own…
french and indian war
1754-1763: A war between France and Britain with Indian allie…
proclamation line of 1763
To avoid conflicts with the Native Americans, Britain told th…
21 terms
Social Studies American Revolution
Revolution
Parliament
Boycott
COMMON SENSE
An overthrow of government by its citizens
Great Britain's government
a refusal to buy goods. method of protest by colonists
Pamphlet written by Thomas Paine that convinced many colonist…
Revolution
An overthrow of government by its citizens
Parliament
Great Britain's government
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social studies american revolution
John Adams
Patrick Henry
Thomas Jefferson
George washington
complained loyalists used the idea of independence to frighte…
"Give me liberty, or give me death!"
..., delegate from Virginia asked to write the Declaration of…
1st President of the United States; commander-in-chief of the…
John Adams
complained loyalists used the idea of independence to frighte…
Patrick Henry
"Give me liberty, or give me death!"
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Social Studies American Revolution
Loyalists
Militia
Minutemen
Patriots
The colonists who were loyal to the king
...
...
...
Loyalists
The colonists who were loyal to the king
Militia
...
23 terms
Social Studies American Revolution
The Crisis
New York's Importance to the British
Guerilla Warfare
Ally
Motivational Speech for the Continentals.
Wanted to capture the Hudson River.
Hit and run tactic
Nation that joins another in common effort of war.
The Crisis
Motivational Speech for the Continentals.
New York's Importance to the British
Wanted to capture the Hudson River.
29 terms
Social Studies ~ American Revolution
Mercenary
Blockade
Treaty of Paris
Camp Follower
A professional soldier hired to serve in a foreign army.
seal off (a place) to prevent goods or people from entering o…
ended the Revolutionary War between Great Britain and the Uni…
Civilians and their children (Mostly women) who follow armies…
Mercenary
A professional soldier hired to serve in a foreign army.
Blockade
seal off (a place) to prevent goods or people from entering o…
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Social studies American Revolution
"Summer soldiers and sunshine patriot"…
Thomas paines purpose in writing "Amer…
"These are the times that try men's so…
Declaration of Independence
Deserters came when things were good
Motivation to keep the men there
Valley forge death disease lack of food cold
Declared independence from Britain, protects people from gove…
"Summer soldiers and sunshine patriot"…
Deserters came when things were good
Thomas paines purpose in writing "Amer…
Motivation to keep the men there
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Social studies- American Revolution
Ethan Allen was the leader of ________…
Ethan Allen was part of the attack on…
Benedict Arnold was a hero for his par…
Benedict Arnold goes down in history a…
-green mountain boys... -vermont
-Fort Ticonderoga... -ammo & cannons
-Fort Ticonderoga ... -Saratoga
-traitor ... -tried to sell secrets about West Point to British
Ethan Allen was the leader of ________…
-green mountain boys... -vermont
Ethan Allen was part of the attack on…
-Fort Ticonderoga... -ammo & cannons
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Social Studies - American Revolution
ally
rebellion
tax
smuggling
person or group that joins with another to work toward a goal
a fight against a government
money that people pay to their government in return for servi…
to import goods illegally
ally
person or group that joins with another to work toward a goal
rebellion
a fight against a government
10 terms
Social Studies - American Revolution
Articles of Confederation
George Washington
Committees of Correspondence
Thomas Jefferson
The first plan of government for the US
Commander in chief of the Continental Army
Spread information quickly
The main author if the Declaration of Independence
Articles of Confederation
The first plan of government for the US
George Washington
Commander in chief of the Continental Army
Social Studies American Revolution
Benedict Arnold
General Burgoyne
General Howe
Lafayette
American traitor, one of George washingtons best generals
British General
British General
French American General under Washington
Benedict Arnold
American traitor, one of George washingtons best generals
General Burgoyne
British General
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Social Studies - American Revolution
Was used to stop native americans from…
Although it was used for protection to…
The French molasses was cheaper than B…
The natives did not have a good relati…
Proclamation Line
Proclamation Line
Sugar Act
Proclamation Line
Was used to stop native americans from…
Proclamation Line
Although it was used for protection to…
Proclamation Line
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Social Studies-American Revolution
1773 Tea Act
Thomas Paine
Stamp Act
Sam Adams
created to save the ailing East India Company. It allowed the…
A British citizen, he wrote Common Sense, published on Januar…
1765, A tax that the British Pariliament placed on newspapers…
Mr. Revolution, A member of the Sons of Liberty who started t…
1773 Tea Act
created to save the ailing East India Company. It allowed the…
Thomas Paine
A British citizen, he wrote Common Sense, published on Januar…
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Social Studies American Revolution
Boycott
Merchant
delegate
Rebels
To stop using/buying goods
a person who buys and sells commodities for profit; dealer; t…
a person designated to act for or represent another or others
a person who refuses allegiance to, resists, or rises in arms…
Boycott
To stop using/buying goods
Merchant
a person who buys and sells commodities for profit; dealer; t…
29 terms
Social Studies American Revolution
George Washington
John Adams
Thomas Paine
Thomas Jefferson
Commander-in-Chief of the Continental Army during the America…
Patriot leader during the American Revolution; defended the B…
Patriot and writer whose pamphlet Common Sense, published in…
Member of the Continental Congress & main writer of the Decla…
George Washington
Commander-in-Chief of the Continental Army during the America…
John Adams
Patriot leader during the American Revolution; defended the B…
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Social Studies American Revolution
French and Indian War
Proclamation of 1763
Sugar Act
Stamp Act
British colonists wanted French land in the Ohio River valley…
A proclamation from the British government which forbade Brit…
(1764) The British were deeply in debt because of the French…
(1765) Law that taxed printed goods including playing cards,…
French and Indian War
British colonists wanted French land in the Ohio River valley…
Proclamation of 1763
A proclamation from the British government which forbade Brit…
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Social studies American Revolution
General John Burgoyne
William Dawes
Patrick Henry
Marquis de Lafayette
He surrendered at the Battle of Saratoga after the Continenta…
Rode through the Massachusetts countryside yelling "the regul…
Created a speech in which he said "give me liberty, or give m…
Was like a son to General George Washington, and convinced th…
General John Burgoyne
He surrendered at the Battle of Saratoga after the Continenta…
William Dawes
Rode through the Massachusetts countryside yelling "the regul…
25 terms
Social studies: American Revolution
Delegate
Grievance
Minutemen
Militia
Representative.
A formal complaint.
Civilians ready to fight in a moments notice.
A volunteer army.
Delegate
Representative.
Grievance
A formal complaint.
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Social studies American Revolution
Thomas jefferson
Thomas paine
George washington
Marquios de Lafayette
Author of the declaration of independence
Writer of "common sense" and influenced the d of i
Commanded the continental army
French officer who joined continental army
Thomas jefferson
Author of the declaration of independence
Thomas paine
Writer of "common sense" and influenced the d of i
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Social studies American Revolution
Minute Men
Arms
Partisan
Guerilla
Soldiers who were ready for instant military fight. Patriot.
A combat branch of military force.
A supporter of a person, group, or party.
A group of soldiers that use harassing warfare tactics.
Minute Men
Soldiers who were ready for instant military fight. Patriot.
Arms
A combat branch of military force.
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Social Studies-American Revolution
Parliament
Stamp Act
Boycott
Townshend Acts
The highest legislature (law makers) in England.
Taxed the colonists on printed materials such as newspapers,…
Form of protest.
Taxed the colonists on paper, paint, lead, glass and tea. Bri…
Parliament
The highest legislature (law makers) in England.
Stamp Act
Taxed the colonists on printed materials such as newspapers,…
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Social Studies American Revolution
King George
Townshend Act
John Hancock' ship
Boston Massacre
leader of England at the time; The parliament was the legisla…
Shift from paying taxes for paying war debts and quartering t…
the liberty
Riot between dock workers and British Soldiers
King George
leader of England at the time; The parliament was the legisla…
Townshend Act
Shift from paying taxes for paying war debts and quartering t…
14 terms
Social Studies: American Revolution
Olive Branch Petition
Green Mountain Boys
Continental Army
Patriots
A peace petition sent to king George by colonial delegates af…
Vermont colonial militia led by Ethan Allen that made a surpr…
An army established by the Second Continental Congress to fig…
Colonists who favor war against Britain
Olive Branch Petition
A peace petition sent to king George by colonial delegates af…
Green Mountain Boys
Vermont colonial militia led by Ethan Allen that made a surpr…
Social studies american revolution
Treaty of paris 1763
Pontiac's war
Tariff
boycott
Ended the 7 years war. Signed after Britain's victory over Fr…
A war set in 1763 by native americans from the Great Lakes re…
A tax on imports and exports.
Not using a good or service until a change is made.
Treaty of paris 1763
Ended the 7 years war. Signed after Britain's victory over Fr…
Pontiac's war
A war set in 1763 by native americans from the Great Lakes re…
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Social Studies- American Revolution
Advantages of the Americans
Advantages of the British
Women's contribution
Blacks contributions
good leaders, home advantage, better moral due to support of…
richest countries in the world. Huge well armed army and navy…
Supported the troops, nursed the wounded, supported the homes…
some fought in the war as soldiers, some were given by owners…
Advantages of the Americans
good leaders, home advantage, better moral due to support of…
Advantages of the British
richest countries in the world. Huge well armed army and navy…
24 terms
Social. Studies American Revolution
Patrick Henry
Property
First battle
True
Incourged colonists to fight for revolution
Life, liberty, and _______ are in the resolutions
Why was the Battle of Lexington important?
T/F When voicing their opinions to the 2nd Continental Congre…
Patrick Henry
Incourged colonists to fight for revolution
Property
Life, liberty, and _______ are in the resolutions
10 terms
Social studies American Revolution
1st ammendment
2nd amendment
3rd amendment
4th amendment
Forbids the congress from interfering with freedom of religio…
Guarantees the right to bear arms.
Assures that soldiers cannot be arbitrarily lodged in private…
Forbids unreasonable search or seizure or persons, homes, and…
1st ammendment
Forbids the congress from interfering with freedom of religio…
2nd amendment
Guarantees the right to bear arms.
20 terms
Social Studies: American Revolution
First Continental Congress
Tariff
Townshend Acts
Sons of Liberty
meeting of representatives from every colony except GA, held…
a tax on important goods
law calling for a tax on imported goods
group that led protests against the Stamp Act
First Continental Congress
meeting of representatives from every colony except GA, held…
Tariff
a tax on important goods
21 terms
social studies-american revolution
convience
violate
correspond
challenge
make a person believe something by arguing and showing facts
to harm or damage
to communicate by letters
a demanding task
convience
make a person believe something by arguing and showing facts
violate
to harm or damage
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social studies american revolution
boycott
repeal
Samuel adams
sons of liberty
to refuse to buy certain goods or services
to cancel
a publisher and brewer, organized the sons of liberty and a m…
men who joined together to protest the stamp act
boycott
to refuse to buy certain goods or services
repeal
to cancel
10 terms
Social Studies-American Revolution
The Proclamation of 1763.
The Intolerable acts.
A letter.
The Boston Tea Party.
How did the the French and Indian war lead directly to the Am…
How did Great Britain reassert its power after the repeal of…
Colonial Committees of Correspondence did what as a form of p…
Which was the form of protest where colonists, dressed as Nat…
The Proclamation of 1763.
How did the the French and Indian war lead directly to the Am…
The Intolerable acts.
How did Great Britain reassert its power after the repeal of…
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Social Studies American Revolution
Thomas Jeffreson
John hancock
Benjamin franklin
George Washington
Lawyer
Merchant from boston
Diplomat and great scientist from philadelphia
Comander of the continental army
Thomas Jeffreson
Lawyer
John hancock
Merchant from boston
41 terms
Social Studies: American Revolution
Mercenary
Blockade
Treaty of Paris
Camp follower
Someone who fights for a country for money.
A way of sealing off a place to prevent goods or people from…
A treaty signed in Paris that ended the American Revolution.
A camp follower is a women or slave that stayed at the camps…
Mercenary
Someone who fights for a country for money.
Blockade
A way of sealing off a place to prevent goods or people from…
16 terms
Social studies American revolution
Strengths or weakness (Americans) Patr…
Strengths or weakness (Americans) Sold…
Strengths or weakness (british)Soldier…
Strengths or weakness (British)Poor le…
Strengths
Weakness
Strength
Weakness
Strengths or weakness (Americans) Patr…
Strengths
Strengths or weakness (Americans) Sold…
Weakness
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social studies american revolution
One example of conservative revolution…
What was the relationship between the…
Goal of the First Continental Congress…
Paul Revere and Henry Prescott yelled…
Olive Branch Petition
radical revolution
Create a National Identity
Adams and Hancock ... Arms (guns)
One example of conservative revolution…
Olive Branch Petition
What was the relationship between the…
radical revolution
10 terms
Social studies American Revolution
Patriots
Loyalists
Last battle of the Revolutionary war
First battle of the Revolutionary war
Ready for a change
People who remain loyal to the king and England
Yorktown
Lexington
Patriots
Ready for a change
Loyalists
People who remain loyal to the king and England
24 terms
Social Studies American Revolution
American Strength
American Strength
American Strength
American Weakness
Patriotism of people
Got help from allies overseas
Strong commander in George Washington
Continental Army was short of people
American Strength
Patriotism of people
American Strength
Got help from allies overseas
Social Studies: American Revolution
Patriot
Liberty
Tyranny
Democracy
A person who vigorously supports their country and is prepare…
The state of being free within society from oppressive restri…
Cruel and oppressive government or rule.
A system of government by the whole population or all the eli…
Patriot
A person who vigorously supports their country and is prepare…
Liberty
The state of being free within society from oppressive restri…
19 terms
Social Studies American Revolution
What was the last battle?
What battle was it when the french def…
What was the first battle?
Which battle had the saying the shot h…
Battle of Yorktown
Battle of Yorktown
Battle of Lextington
Battle of Lextington
What was the last battle?
Battle of Yorktown
What battle was it when the french def…
Battle of Yorktown
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Social Studies - American Revolution
3 causes that led to American revolution
Slogan colonists often chanted
What does the slogan mean?
What happened at the Boston tea party?
Unfair taxes, boston massacre, boston tea party
No taxation without representation
Colonists did not want to pay taxes without a say in government
Dartmouth was load d with 342 boxes crates of tea. Colonists…
3 causes that led to American revolution
Unfair taxes, boston massacre, boston tea party
Slogan colonists often chanted
No taxation without representation
Social Studies American Revolution
What is the definition of Loyalists?
What is the definition of Patriots?
What is the definition of Mercenary?
What is the definition of Hessians?
Someone who is loyal or wants to stay loyal to Great Britain.
Someone who is not loyal or wants to seperate from Great Brit…
People who fight for money.
People who fight for money who are German.
What is the definition of Loyalists?
Someone who is loyal or wants to stay loyal to Great Britain.
What is the definition of Patriots?
Someone who is not loyal or wants to seperate from Great Brit…
33 terms
Social Studies- American Revolution
What would you call someone who is hir…
What is a gun with a knife on the end…
Who taught Americans how to fight with…
Who was known as "the soldiers friend"
Mercenary
Bayonet
Baron Von Steuben
Marquis de Lafayette
What would you call someone who is hir…
Mercenary
What is a gun with a knife on the end…
Bayonet
Social Studies American Revolution
What did the Stamp Act tax?
How did the colonists feel about the S…
How did the colonists try to resolve t…
What did the Sons of Liberty want to a…
The Stamp Act taxed paper, newspapers, legal documents, magaz…
The colonists were outraged about the Stamp tax. They were an…
In order to resolve their emotions, the colonists called s me…
The Sons of Liberty wanted freedom to make their own laws and…
What did the Stamp Act tax?
The Stamp Act taxed paper, newspapers, legal documents, magaz…
How did the colonists feel about the S…
The colonists were outraged about the Stamp tax. They were an…
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Social Studies (American Revolution)
What colony did the Stamp Act affect t…
What was the purpose of the Intolerabl…
Who were the 3 Georgia signers of the…
Name some of the goods and services pr…
It affected Georgia since it was the only colony that sold st…
It was the colonist punishment for the Boston Tea Party by cl…
The three signers of the Declaration of Independence were Lym…
Peanuts,wood and furniture were some of the goods produced.
What colony did the Stamp Act affect t…
It affected Georgia since it was the only colony that sold st…
What was the purpose of the Intolerabl…
It was the colonist punishment for the Boston Tea Party by cl…
69 terms
Social Studies American revolution
1759
1763
Treaty of Paris
Terms of Treaty
Fighting ceases in the Americas. Almost all British victories.
Fighting and war ends in Europe
Formal end to the war
-France agrees it was a British victory... -France must surrende…
1759
Fighting ceases in the Americas. Almost all British victories.
1763
Fighting and war ends in Europe
18 terms
Social Studies: American Revolution
What was the point of the first conine…
Why didn't Georgia join the first cont…
What was the importance of the Battle…
When was the Declaration of Independen…
The closing of Boston Harbor was the last straw for the colon…
They were in the water with the Native Americans and they did…
It was the first battle of the revolutionary war. The British…
July 4 of 1776
What was the point of the first conine…
The closing of Boston Harbor was the last straw for the colon…
Why didn't Georgia join the first cont…
They were in the water with the Native Americans and they did…
19 terms
American Revolution Social Studies
Supply shortages
Poor leadership
The hoped independence would lead to a…
Several colonies began to take steps t…
Which of these was a weakness of the Continental army at the…
At the start of the war, what was a weakness of the British t…
Why did African Americans join the continental army
Which of these was an effect of African Americans helping the…
Supply shortages
Which of these was a weakness of the Continental army at the…
Poor leadership
At the start of the war, what was a weakness of the British t…
42 terms
Social Studies- The American Revolution
John Adams
George Washington
Thomas Jefferson
Loyalists/Tories
Leader of the American Revolution. Served as the first Vice P…
Leader of the continental army
Responsible for writing most of the Declaration of Independence
People who supported Britain and did not want change
John Adams
Leader of the American Revolution. Served as the first Vice P…
George Washington
Leader of the continental army
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