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Social Studies American revolution
repeal...
boycott...
revolution...
tyranny...
to take back
to stop buying goods
big change
to not allow citizens any say in gonvernment
repeal...
to take back
boycott...
to stop buying goods
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
How long was the war?
Battle of Burgoyne
Winter at Valley Forge
Battle of Saratoga
April 19, 1775 to 1783. it was 8 years.
Battle of Saratoga. General John Burgoyne and his whole side…
Was harsh. Bloody footprints and death. Continental army stay…
Marked the climax of the Saratoga campaign giving a decisive…
How long was the war?
April 19, 1775 to 1783. it was 8 years.
Battle of Burgoyne
Battle of Saratoga. General John Burgoyne and his whole side…
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social studies american revolution
minutemen
siege
casualty
redcoats
A group of armed men who fought in the Revolutionary War
the surrounding of a place in order to force it to surrender
A person killed or injured in a war or accident.
British soldiers
minutemen
A group of armed men who fought in the Revolutionary War
siege
the surrounding of a place in order to force it to surrender
Social Studies: American Revolution
How long was the American Revolution?
Battle of Burgoyne
Winter at Valley Forge
Battle of Saratoga
8 years (1775-1783)
Secured an alliance with the French.... Captured Fort Ticondero…
Very cold... Pennsylvania 1778... 2500 Americans died from starva…
Two battles that marked the climax of the Saratoga campaign
How long was the American Revolution?
8 years (1775-1783)
Battle of Burgoyne
Secured an alliance with the French.... Captured Fort Ticondero…
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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.
Social Studies American revolution
Boycott
Loyalist
Patriot
Merchant
A group protesting a certain good.
A person who believes that the colonists should stay with the…
American colonists who were against the british
A person who makes money by selling goods or importing and ex…
Boycott
A group protesting a certain good.
Loyalist
A person who believes that the colonists should stay with the…
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social studies american revolution
proclamation of 1763
olive branch petition
declaration of independence
tea act
prohibited colonists from moving west of the Appalachian Moun…
colonists expressed their desire for peace
written by Thomas Jefferson July 4, 1776, main point was for…
put a tax on tea led to the Boston Tea Party
proclamation of 1763
prohibited colonists from moving west of the Appalachian Moun…
olive branch petition
colonists expressed their desire for peace
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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…
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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
Stamp Act
French and Indian War
Parliament
representation
English tax on legal and commercial documents in the colonies
conflict in North America between France and Great Britain; E…
English Lawmaking body
having a member in a legislature with the power to vote or sp…
Stamp Act
English tax on legal and commercial documents in the colonies
French and Indian War
conflict in North America between France and Great Britain; E…
Social Studies American Revolution
Sugar Act
"No taxation without representation!"
petition
committees of correspondence
In 1764, Parliament passed a new law which lowered a tax on m…
What the colonists chanted to tell the British that the tax w…
a formal written request to someone in authority signed by a…
a group led by Sam Adams that wrote letters to other colonies…
Sugar Act
In 1764, Parliament passed a new law which lowered a tax on m…
"No taxation without representation!"
What the colonists chanted to tell the British that the tax w…
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Social Studies American Revolution
Ohio Valley
King George
Iroquois
Allies
land that the British and French fought over (French and Indi…
the king of Great Britain when the French and Indian War star…
an Indian tribe who sided with the British during the war
people who are helpful in a time of trouble
Ohio Valley
land that the British and French fought over (French and Indi…
King George
the king of Great Britain when the French and Indian War star…
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Social Studies American Revolution
Proclamation (Act) of 1763
Treaty of Paris 1783
Olive branch petition
George Washington
When the French and British signed a Proclamation saying that…
Where the British and Americans met to sign something saying…
A letter sent to King George III by the second continental co…
General of the continental army. Soon America's 1st President.
Proclamation (Act) of 1763
When the French and British signed a Proclamation saying that…
Treaty of Paris 1783
Where the British and Americans met to sign something saying…
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Social Studies - American Revolution
Loyalists had their property taken awa…
Many people in England sympathized wit…
The British had to ship weapons, equip…
Continental Army could move soldiers a…
Advantage for Americans
Advantage for Americans
Advantage for Americans
Advantage for Americans
Loyalists had their property taken awa…
Advantage for Americans
Many people in England sympathized wit…
Advantage for Americans
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Social Studies American Revolution
John Adams
Samuel Adams
Benjamin Franklin
Thomas Jefferson
defended British soldiers after the Boston Massacre, secured…
member of the Sons of Liberty, likely organized the Boston Te…
member of the draft committee of the Declaration of Independe…
lead author of the Declaration of Independence
John Adams
defended British soldiers after the Boston Massacre, secured…
Samuel Adams
member of the Sons of Liberty, likely organized the Boston Te…
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Social studies American revolution
Olive branch petition
Green Mountain boys
Patriots
Loyalists
Peace petition sent to King George by colonial delegates afte…
Vermont colonial militia Led by Ethan Allen that made a surpr…
Colonists who favored the war against Britain
Colonist who remained loyal to Britain
Olive branch petition
Peace petition sent to King George by colonial delegates afte…
Green Mountain boys
Vermont colonial militia Led by Ethan Allen that made a surpr…
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social studies american revolution
thomas jefferson
george washington
general john stark
benjamin franklin
wrote the DOC and was 3rd president
was commander of the continental army and oversaw that consti…
effective NH general famous for saying, "live free or die"
was influenced in persuading france to join the US to fight a…
thomas jefferson
wrote the DOC and was 3rd president
george washington
was commander of the continental army and oversaw that consti…
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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
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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.
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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
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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
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
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
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…
social studies- american revolution
patriot
loyalist
natural rights
monarchy
colonist who supported independence from British rule
colonist who remained faithful to Britain.
rights that belong to all people from birth
a form of government have a chief of state who inherit the po…
patriot
colonist who supported independence from British rule
loyalist
colonist who remained faithful to Britain.
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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
Navigation Acts
Mercantilism
Proclamation of 1763
Quartering Acts
Laws that made sure that only England benafitted from colonia…
Nations become stronger by keeping strict control over its tr…
An imaginary line drawn along the crest of the Appellation mo…
Colonists had to house soldiers (not in their own homes) or m…
Navigation Acts
Laws that made sure that only England benafitted from colonia…
Mercantilism
Nations become stronger by keeping strict control over its tr…
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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
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
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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
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Social studies American revolution
What year did the American revolution…
Who was the conflict between
Why did the war begin
Geographic considerations
1775
United 13 colonies and Great Britain
As a disagreement over the way in which great Britain treated…
The distance of the colonies and Great Britain created it ind…
What year did the American revolution…
1775
Who was the conflict between
United 13 colonies and Great Britain
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social studies american revolution
Treaty of Paris 1783
what was the result of the treaty of P…
What were the intolerable acts
First continental congress
Great Britain recognized the United States and independent na…
America won its freed0m
1.closed the port of Boston until the colonists paid for the…
delegates from all of the colonies except Georgia assembled i…
Treaty of Paris 1783
Great Britain recognized the United States and independent na…
what was the result of the treaty of P…
America won its freed0m
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Social Studies: The American Revolution
first continental congress
patriots
minutemen
second continental congress
a gathering of colonial leaders who were deeply troubled abou…
colonists who fought for independence
the local militia that was ready to fight at a minutes notice
a second group of delegates that met in Philadelphia to decid…
first continental congress
a gathering of colonial leaders who were deeply troubled abou…
patriots
colonists who fought for independence
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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…
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social studies 7 american revolution
first battle of the American revolution
Thomas paine and common sense.
Main author of the declaration of inde…
Why did the americans want an aliance…
lexington and concord it was also called the "shot heard arou…
a book talking about breaking away from the British.
thomas Jefferson was the main author and it was written to te…
because the french wanted to get back at the british for the…
first battle of the American revolution
lexington and concord it was also called the "shot heard arou…
Thomas paine and common sense.
a book talking about breaking away from the British.
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The American Revolution Social Studies
mercenary
recruit
desert
inflation
hired soldier
to enlist in the millitary
to leave without permission or intent to come back
when it takes more and more money to buy the same amount of g…
mercenary
hired soldier
recruit
to enlist in the millitary
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social studies American Revolution
Intolerable Acts
Patriot
Boston Massacre
Thomas Jefferson
A series of laws enacted by parliament in 1774 to punish Mass…
An American colonist who sided with the rebels in the America…
A clash between British soldiers and Boston colonists in 1773…
An American Founding father who was principal author of the D…
Intolerable Acts
A series of laws enacted by parliament in 1774 to punish Mass…
Patriot
An American colonist who sided with the rebels in the America…
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social studies-american revolution
loyalist
absolute monarch
Town meeting
grievance
person who remained loyal to ... British during the American Rev…
ruler with complete authority over the government and people
meeting in colonial new England during which settlers discuss…
formal complaint
loyalist
person who remained loyal to ... British during the American Rev…
absolute monarch
ruler with complete authority over the government and people
social studies~the american revolution
Recruiters
Invincible
Musket
Mercenaries
people looking for volunteers to serve in the army
cannot be overcome, unbeatable
a smooth bore long barreled fire arm fired from the shoulder…
professional soldiers who fight for anyone who pays them
Recruiters
people looking for volunteers to serve in the army
Invincible
cannot be overcome, unbeatable
The American Revolution- Social Studies
Causes of the American Revolution
Author of Common Sense
Date Common Sense was Written
Reason Common Sense was Written
French & Indian War, Proclamation of 1763, The Sugar Act, The…
Thomas Paine
January 10, 1776
Encouraged the colonists to break free from Great Britain
Causes of the American Revolution
French & Indian War, Proclamation of 1763, The Sugar Act, The…
Author of Common Sense
Thomas Paine
Social Studies:The American Revolution
Supply shortages
Poor leadership
They hoped that independence would lea…
Several colonies began to take steps t…
What was a weekness of the Continental Army at the start of t…
What was the weakness of the British at the start of the war?
Why did African Americans join the Continental army?
What was an effect of African Americans helping the cause of…
Supply shortages
What was a weekness of the Continental Army at the start of t…
Poor leadership
What was the weakness of the British at the start of the war?
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Social Studies - American Revolution
American Revolution
Declaration of Independence
The Proclamation of 1763
Quartering Act
The war between Great Britain and its American colonies, 1775…
the document recording the proclamation of the second Contine…
the British soldiers wouldn't let the colonists move onto the…
1765 - Required the colonials to provide food, lodging, and s…
American Revolution
The war between Great Britain and its American colonies, 1775…
Declaration of Independence
the document recording the proclamation of the second Contine…
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The American Revolution ( Social Studies )
Government
French and Indian War
Stamp Act
Patriot
the laws and people that run a country, state, city, or town
a war between Great Britain and France, and its Native Americ…
an act passed by Great Britain in 1765 that placed taxes on n…
a colonist who was opposed/against to British rule
Government
the laws and people that run a country, state, city, or town
French and Indian War
a war between Great Britain and France, and its Native Americ…
Social Studies: The American Revolution
mercenary
blockade
Treaty of Paris
camp follower
a soldier who fights for a country other than their own in re…
shutting off an active port to prevent ships from going in or…
a treaty signed at the end of the war in Paris that guarantee…
women, children, or slaves who followed the camps and perform…
mercenary
a soldier who fights for a country other than their own in re…
blockade
shutting off an active port to prevent ships from going in or…
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social studies: The American Revolution
advantages of the British
advantages of the colonists
second continental congress
thomas paine
highly trained experienced troops, powerful navy, mercenary t…
owned rifles and had good shots, brilliant commander and stro…
set up the continental congress, approached George Washington…
writer of "common sense" tried to convince the colonists that…
advantages of the British
highly trained experienced troops, powerful navy, mercenary t…
advantages of the colonists
owned rifles and had good shots, brilliant commander and stro…
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Social Studies: The American Revolution
Common Sense
Declaration of Independence... "The great…
Americans alliance with France
Mercenaries (Hessians)
Written by Thomas Paine... -pamphlet that inspired the colonies…
Main author is Thomas Jefferson... -signifies independence and f…
-help them fight ... -they already had experience
German merchants that were hired to fight on behalf of the Br…
Common Sense
Written by Thomas Paine... -pamphlet that inspired the colonies…
Declaration of Independence... "The great…
Main author is Thomas Jefferson... -signifies independence and f…
Social Studies American Revolution
Lemuel Hayes
Proclamation of 1763
Privateers
Stamp Act
African Americans that fought for the patriots at Concord
prevented colonists from moving west of the Appalachian Mount…
privately owned warships
tax on all paper goods
Lemuel Hayes
African Americans that fought for the patriots at Concord
Proclamation of 1763
prevented colonists from moving west of the Appalachian Mount…
Social studies. American revolution
Breach
Breastwork
Earthenwork
Flank
A gap in a wall made by breaking through
A wall thrown together to serve as a defense in battle
Something constructed of earth epically for projection
Located at the side of
Breach
A gap in a wall made by breaking through
Breastwork
A wall thrown together to serve as a defense in battle
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