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34 terms
Revolution
Loyalist
Patriot
Minutemen
Unalienable Rights
American colonists who remained loyal to Britain and opposed…
American colonists who were determined to fight the British u…
a group of soldiers ready for battle with only a minute's not…
basic rights of the people that may not be taken away (i.e.,…
Loyalist
American colonists who remained loyal to Britain and opposed…
Patriot
American colonists who were determined to fight the British u…
14 terms
Revolution
Revolution
Earth's Revolution years? days?
Rate of Revolution
Three factors that contribute to seaso…
the movement of a celestial object in an orbit around another…
1 year, 365.26 days
1 degree per day
Rate of movement, Earth's tilt, Parallelism of Earth's axis
Revolution
the movement of a celestial object in an orbit around another…
Earth's Revolution years? days?
1 year, 365.26 days
32 terms
Revolution
The ruler of Britain during the Americ…
An imaginary line in the Appalachian M…
A tax on paper goods.... Began protests b…
An event between British soldiers and…
King George III
Proclamation of 1763
Stamp Act
Boston Massacre
The ruler of Britain during the Americ…
King George III
An imaginary line in the Appalachian M…
Proclamation of 1763
29 terms
Revolution
The ruler of Britain during the Americ…
An imaginary line in the Appalachian M…
A tax on paper goods.... Began protests b…
An event between British soldiers and…
King George III
Proclamation of 1763
Stamp Act
Boston Massacre
The ruler of Britain during the Americ…
King George III
An imaginary line in the Appalachian M…
Proclamation of 1763
31 terms
Revolution
Proclamation Line 1763
Sugar Act
Stamp Act
Townshend Act
issued by King George that forbid settlers to go west of the…
(1764) British deeply in debt partly due to French & Indian W…
An act passed by the British parliament in 1756 that raised r…
A tax that the British Parliament passed in 1767 that was pla…
Proclamation Line 1763
issued by King George that forbid settlers to go west of the…
Sugar Act
(1764) British deeply in debt partly due to French & Indian W…
13 terms
Revolution
Boycott
Embargo
Loyalist
Militia
Refusal to buy goods or use services as a form of protest
An official ban on trade
A person who remains loyal to the established ruler or govern…
a group of volunteer, part-time soldiers
Boycott
Refusal to buy goods or use services as a form of protest
Embargo
An official ban on trade
17 terms
Revolution
Sugar Act
Stamp Act
Townshend Act
Intolerable Acts
(1764) British deeply in debt partly due to French & Indian W…
An act passed by the British parliament in 1756 that raised r…
A tax that the British Parliament passed in 1767 that was pla…
1774; laws meant to punish Boston after the Tea Party; closed…
Sugar Act
(1764) British deeply in debt partly due to French & Indian W…
Stamp Act
An act passed by the British parliament in 1756 that raised r…
18 terms
Revolution
An imaginary line in the Appalachian M…
A tax on paper goods.... Began protests b…
An event between British soldiers and…
Colonist who wanted to separate from G…
Proclamation of 1763
Stamp Act
Boston Massacre
Patriot
An imaginary line in the Appalachian M…
Proclamation of 1763
A tax on paper goods.... Began protests b…
Stamp Act
36 terms
Revolution
Loyalist
Patriot
Militia
Revolution
American colonists who remained loyal to Britain and opposed…
American colonists who were determined to fight the British u…
a group of ordinary people who train for battle/war
An overthrow and replacement of an established government or…
Loyalist
American colonists who remained loyal to Britain and opposed…
Patriot
American colonists who were determined to fight the British u…
15 terms
Revolution
Revenue
Writs of Assistance
Boycott
Effigy
money taken in through taxes
search warrants on shipping to reduce smuggling
A refusal to buy certain goods
a roughly made model of a particular person, made in order to…
Revenue
money taken in through taxes
Writs of Assistance
search warrants on shipping to reduce smuggling
19 terms
Revolution
Abolish (v)
Boycott (v)
Protest (v)
Consent (v)
To cancel; to put an end to; to stop
Refusal to buy goods or use services as a form of protest
a complaint or objection against an idea, an act, or a way of…
Permission
Abolish (v)
To cancel; to put an end to; to stop
Boycott (v)
Refusal to buy goods or use services as a form of protest
36 terms
Revolution
Loyalist
Patriot
Militia
Revolution
American colonists who remained loyal to Britain and opposed…
American colonists who were determined to fight the British u…
a group of ordinary people who train for battle/war
An overthrow and replacement of an established government or…
Loyalist
American colonists who remained loyal to Britain and opposed…
Patriot
American colonists who were determined to fight the British u…
27 terms
Revolution
Wentworth Cheswell
Samuel Adams
Mercy Otis Warren
James Armistead
He undertook the same task as Paul Revere, making an all-nigh…
Founder of the Sons of Liberty; led the Boston Tea Party
Patriot writer who wrote one of the earliest histories about…
He was an African American spy during the American Revolution.
Wentworth Cheswell
He undertook the same task as Paul Revere, making an all-nigh…
Samuel Adams
Founder of the Sons of Liberty; led the Boston Tea Party
22 terms
Revolution
Patriots
Loyalists
loyal
craftsman
colonists who wanted independence from Britain
colonists who stayed loyal to Britain
faithful, true
men who use skill to make things (examples: shipbuilder or pr…
Patriots
colonists who wanted independence from Britain
Loyalists
colonists who stayed loyal to Britain
16 terms
Revolution
Boston massacre
Boston tea party
Committees of correspondence
Common sense
British soldiers shot at and killed 5 colonists... -incident was…
Political protest by the Suns of liberty where protestors dre…
Shadow government of patriot leaders under the thirteen colon…
Pamphlet written by Thomas Paine -inspired colonists to decla…
Boston massacre
British soldiers shot at and killed 5 colonists... -incident was…
Boston tea party
Political protest by the Suns of liberty where protestors dre…
29 terms
Revolution
The ruler of Britain during the Americ…
An imaginary line in the Appalachian M…
A tax on paper goods.... Began protests b…
An event between British soldiers and…
King George III
Proclamation of 1763
Stamp Act
Boston Massacre
The ruler of Britain during the Americ…
King George III
An imaginary line in the Appalachian M…
Proclamation of 1763
30 terms
Revolution
The ruler of Britain during the Americ…
An imaginary line in the Appalachian M…
A tax on paper goods.... Began protests b…
An event between British soldiers and…
King George III
Proclamation of 1763
Stamp Act
Boston Massacre
The ruler of Britain during the Americ…
King George III
An imaginary line in the Appalachian M…
Proclamation of 1763
15 terms
Revolution
French & Indian War
Proclamation of 1763
King George III
Quartering Act
Battle between France & England over the land in the Ohio Riv…
A Proclamation passed by King George III stating that the lan…
The King of England
A law passed by King George ordering colonists to provide "qu…
French & Indian War
Battle between France & England over the land in the Ohio Riv…
Proclamation of 1763
A Proclamation passed by King George III stating that the lan…
REVOLUTION
french and indian war
major consequence of the french and in…
stamp tax
sugar and quartering tax
war between england and france for colonial supremacy of the…
war debt
first direct tax on colonist
indirect taxes on the colonist
french and indian war
war between england and france for colonial supremacy of the…
major consequence of the french and in…
war debt
Revolution
Proletariat
Cottage Industry
Population explosion
Bourgeoisie
The working class
Manufacturing based in homes rather than in a factory, common…
the rapid growth of the world's human population during the p…
The middle class
Proletariat
The working class
Cottage Industry
Manufacturing based in homes rather than in a factory, common…
26 terms
Revolution
The ruler of Britain during the Americ…
An imaginary line in the Appalachian M…
A tax on paper goods.... Began protests b…
An event between British soldiers and…
King George III
Proclamation of 1763
Stamp Act
Boston Massacre
The ruler of Britain during the Americ…
King George III
An imaginary line in the Appalachian M…
Proclamation of 1763
10 terms
Revolution
Contract
Tolerance
Constitution
Enlighten
A written agreement between two or more parties or people.
To put up with. To accept something.
A written document that outlines the system of beliefs and la…
To give knowledge to.
Contract
A written agreement between two or more parties or people.
Tolerance
To put up with. To accept something.
8 terms
Revolution
Proclamation
Act
Unalienable (Inalienable) Rights
Civil Disobedience
A public or official announcement of an important matter
A rule or action the government has created (ex, bill, law, l…
Rights that belong to all humans and cannot be taken away (Li…
Non-violent refusal to follow a law as a way of forcing the g…
Proclamation
A public or official announcement of an important matter
Act
A rule or action the government has created (ex, bill, law, l…
12 terms
The Revolution
First Continental Congress
Patriots
minutemen
Second Continental Congress
Was a gathering of colonial leaders who were deeply troubled…
Colonists who chose to fight for independence from Great Brit…
local militia who got their name because they were ready to f…
This second group of delegates was not quite yet unified but…
First Continental Congress
Was a gathering of colonial leaders who were deeply troubled…
Patriots
Colonists who chose to fight for independence from Great Brit…
18 terms
Revolution!
Patriot
Loyalist
Stamp Act
Quartering Act
A person in the American colonies who wanted to declare thems…
Any person in the colonies who remained loyal to mother Engla…
Tax on paper goods passed by England to collect money from th…
Law that forced citizens to provide housing and food for Brit…
Patriot
A person in the American colonies who wanted to declare thems…
Loyalist
Any person in the colonies who remained loyal to mother Engla…
25 terms
The revolution
First Continental Congress
Patriots
minutemen
redcoats
Gathering of colonial learders who were deeply trobled anbout…
a person who supports their country and is prepared to defend…
a member of a class of American militiamen who volunteered to…
a British soldier.
First Continental Congress
Gathering of colonial learders who were deeply trobled anbout…
Patriots
a person who supports their country and is prepared to defend…
19 terms
Revolution
Provide 3 ways that America was revolu…
Briefly define mercantilism.
What was the greatest advantage for th…
What was the greatest disadvantage for…
1.. Colonist discontented, rebellious, failed to adjust to th…
The colonies exist to benefit the mother country.
Pay no taxes
Kept in economic adolesence
Provide 3 ways that America was revolu…
1.. Colonist discontented, rebellious, failed to adjust to th…
Briefly define mercantilism.
The colonies exist to benefit the mother country.
16 terms
French Revolution & Industrial Revolution
Liberal
Conservative
Moderate
1st Estate
A left wing person who favors a political philosophy of progr…
A right wing person who resists change and holds to tradition…
Person whose views are between conservative and liberal and m…
1% of France's population, consisted of the Roman Catholic Ch…
Liberal
A left wing person who favors a political philosophy of progr…
Conservative
A right wing person who resists change and holds to tradition…
10 terms
Revolution!
alliance
apposition
disparity
impinge
a union of two or more groups
a grammar construction in which a noun or noun phrase is plac…
inequality in age, rank, or degree; difference
hinder; interfere with
alliance
a union of two or more groups
apposition
a grammar construction in which a noun or noun phrase is plac…
6 terms
Revolution
Committees of Correspondence
Patriots
Minutemen
Redcoats
method of communication between towns and colonies about Brit…
colonists who chose to fight for independence
the members of the civilian volunteer militia
British soldiers wearing red uniforms
Committees of Correspondence
method of communication between towns and colonies about Brit…
Patriots
colonists who chose to fight for independence
28 terms
REVOLUTION
Battles of Lexington and Concord
Common Sense
2nd Continental Congress
Battle of Bunker Hill
First Battles of the Revolutionary War / April 19, 1775
1776 / Thomas Paine / Encouraged Independence
...
...
Battles of Lexington and Concord
First Battles of the Revolutionary War / April 19, 1775
Common Sense
1776 / Thomas Paine / Encouraged Independence
17 terms
Revolution
dictator
uprising
cavalry
historian
a leader with complete control
a group of people against what the leader wants
soldiers who ride horses
a person who studies history
dictator
a leader with complete control
uprising
a group of people against what the leader wants
30 terms
Revolution
Olive branch peition
Green mountain boys
Continental Army
Patriot
peace petition sent to king George by colonial delegates afte…
Vermont colonial militia led by Ethan Allen that made a surpr…
Army established by the second continitnal congress to fight…
Colonists who favored war against Britian
Olive branch peition
peace petition sent to king George by colonial delegates afte…
Green mountain boys
Vermont colonial militia led by Ethan Allen that made a surpr…
16 terms
The Revolution
Battle of Yorktown
Battle of Bunker Hill (Breed's Hill)
Winter at Valley Forge
Battle of Trenton
American Victory... -Final major battle of the Revolution... -Ameri…
British victory ... -British want to take Boston, but colonist f…
-British have captured Philadelphia and the fighting as stopp…
American victory... -Washington attacked the Hessians after the…
Battle of Yorktown
American Victory... -Final major battle of the Revolution... -Ameri…
Battle of Bunker Hill (Breed's Hill)
British victory ... -British want to take Boston, but colonist f…
30 terms
Revolution
King George III
Stamp Act
Samuel Adams
Boston Massacre
King of England during the American Revolution
1765; law that taxed printed goods, including: playing cards,…
American Revolutionary leader and patriot
1770, street clash between townspeople and Irish soldiers ord…
King George III
King of England during the American Revolution
Stamp Act
1765; law that taxed printed goods, including: playing cards,…
Revolution
Revenue
writs of assistance
Boycott
Repeal
Money taken in through taxes
Search warrants on shipping to reduce smuggling
A refusal to buy certain goods
to cancel a law
Revenue
Money taken in through taxes
writs of assistance
Search warrants on shipping to reduce smuggling
15 terms
Revolution
Revenue
writs of assistance
boycott
Repeal
money taken in through taxes
search warrants on shipping to reduce smuggling
A refusal to buy certain goods
to cancel a law
Revenue
money taken in through taxes
writs of assistance
search warrants on shipping to reduce smuggling
15 terms
Revolution
Revenue
Writs of assistance
Boycott
Repeal
money taken in through taxes
documents which served as a general search warrant, allowing…
A group's refusal to have commercial dealings with some organ…
to cancel a law
Revenue
money taken in through taxes
Writs of assistance
documents which served as a general search warrant, allowing…
30 terms
Revolution
The American Revolution
The Declaration of Independence
The 1st Estate
The 2nd Estate
The war waged by England to claim the colonies, which declare…
The document that broke up with England. Written by T. Jeff
The clergy and other religious leaders of the French social s…
The Nobles and Aristocracy of the French social system; paid…
The American Revolution
The war waged by England to claim the colonies, which declare…
The Declaration of Independence
The document that broke up with England. Written by T. Jeff
30 terms
Revolution
French and Indian War
Proclamation of 1763
Blockade
Boycott
(1754-1763) War fought in the colonies between the English an…
A proclamation from the British government which forbade Brit…
a war measure that isolates some area of importance to the en…
A group's refusal to have commercial dealings with some organ…
French and Indian War
(1754-1763) War fought in the colonies between the English an…
Proclamation of 1763
A proclamation from the British government which forbade Brit…
Revolution
Contract
Tolerance
Constitution
Enlighten
A written agreement between two or more parties or people.
To put up with, to accept something.
A written document that outlines the system of beliefs and la…
To give knowledge to.
Contract
A written agreement between two or more parties or people.
Tolerance
To put up with, to accept something.
15 terms
Revolution
Revenue
Writs of Assistance
Boycott
Repeal
money taken in through taxes
search warrants on shipping to reduce smuggling; challenged b…
A refusal to buy certain goods
to cancel a law
Revenue
money taken in through taxes
Writs of Assistance
search warrants on shipping to reduce smuggling; challenged b…
15 terms
Revolution
Revenue
Writs of Assistance
Boycott
Repeal
money taken in through taxes
search warrants on shipping to reduce smuggling
A refusal to buy certain goods
to cancel an act or law
Revenue
money taken in through taxes
Writs of Assistance
search warrants on shipping to reduce smuggling
15 terms
revolution
Revenue
Writs of assistance
boycott
effigy
money taken in through taxes
search warrants on shipping to reduce smuggling; challenged b…
A refusal to buy certain goods
Representation or image of a person, esp. a crude facsimile u…
Revenue
money taken in through taxes
Writs of assistance
search warrants on shipping to reduce smuggling; challenged b…
Revolution
Revenue
Writs of Assistance
Boycott
Repeal
Money taken in through taxes
Search warrants on shipping to reduce smuggling.
A refusal to buy certain goods.
To cancel a law.
Revenue
Money taken in through taxes
Writs of Assistance
Search warrants on shipping to reduce smuggling.
REVOLUTION
Tomas Paine
Richard Henery Lee
Resolution
Preamble
Wrote, Common sense pamphlet
He wanted a resolution on the second Continental Congress. He…
Conflict is resolved
An introduction to a speech or piece of writing
Tomas Paine
Wrote, Common sense pamphlet
Richard Henery Lee
He wanted a resolution on the second Continental Congress. He…
16 terms
Revolution
Boston massacre
Boston tea party
Committees of correspondence
Common sense
British soldiers shot at and killed 5 colonists... -incident was…
Political protest by the Suns of liberty where protestors dre…
Shadow government of patriot leaders under the thirteen colon…
Pamphlet written by Thomas Paine -inspired colonists to decla…
Boston massacre
British soldiers shot at and killed 5 colonists... -incident was…
Boston tea party
Political protest by the Suns of liberty where protestors dre…
15 terms
revolution
revenue
writs of assistance
boycott
repeal
money taken in through taxes
It was part of the Townshend Acts. It said that the customs o…
A group's refusal to have commercial dealings with some organ…
To cancel
revenue
money taken in through taxes
writs of assistance
It was part of the Townshend Acts. It said that the customs o…
Revolution
Revenue
Writs of Assistance
Boycott
Repeal
Income
It was part of the Town shed Acts. It said that the customs o…
A refusal to buy or use goods and services.
To cancel an act or a law
Revenue
Income
Writs of Assistance
It was part of the Town shed Acts. It said that the customs o…
31 terms
Revolution
Liberty
Patriot
Ally
Smuggle
Freedom
An American colonist who opposed the British
A person or group that has joined with another to accomplish…
To secretly import or export illegal goods
Liberty
Freedom
Patriot
An American colonist who opposed the British
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