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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…
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
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
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
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
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…
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
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…
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…
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.
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…
to agree to something; to agree with someone
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
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
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
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
Revolution
Freedom
Natural Rights
Self-Determination
Limited Government
State of being free.
Fundamental human rights based on natural law.
The right of the people of a particular place to choose the f…
A governing or controlling body whose power exists only withi…
Freedom
State of being free.
Natural Rights
Fundamental human rights based on natural law.
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
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…
revolution
conflict
coersive
monopoly
duty
something like a disagreement that leads into a fight not vio…
Bullying or threaten someone
the exclusive possession or control of the supply or trade in…
A responsibility or a order to follow
conflict
something like a disagreement that leads into a fight not vio…
coersive
Bullying or threaten someone
20 terms
Revolution
George iii
Thomas Jefferson
Declaration of independence
Third estate
was the king of England while the American colonies were unde…
During the American Revolution, Jefferson was elected governo…
A document wrote by Thomas Jefferson that declared the seek f…
France divided into three orders.
George iii
was the king of England while the American colonies were unde…
Thomas Jefferson
During the American Revolution, Jefferson was elected governo…
Revolution
revolutionary
sentries
taxes
cargo
connected with complete change this will change everything.
guards who are posted to keep watch.
money that must be paid in order to support the government.
the freight items carried by a ship, airplane or other vehicle.
revolutionary
connected with complete change this will change everything.
sentries
guards who are posted to keep watch.
36 terms
REVOLUTION
nonimportation agreement
Stamp Act
Proclamation of 1763
Sugar Act
a promise to stop importing goods taxed by the Townshend Acts
taxed letters, marriage papers, newspapers, dice, etc
Drew an imaginary line at the crest of the Appalachian mounta…
Tax on Molasses
nonimportation agreement
a promise to stop importing goods taxed by the Townshend Acts
Stamp Act
taxed letters, marriage papers, newspapers, dice, etc
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…
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
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…
revolution
Tumultuous
Absolute Monarchy
Age of Enlightenment
Human rights
making a loud noise
the monarch has absolute power among his or her people
a philosophical movement which dominated the world of ideas i…
a right that is believed to every people.
Tumultuous
making a loud noise
Absolute Monarchy
the monarch has absolute power among his or her people
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
revolution
debt
congress
repeal
effigy
to owe money
formal meeting
to cancel or end something
a rough model or dummy of a person
debt
to owe money
congress
formal meeting
25 terms
Revolution
revolution
bourgeoisie
clergy
Estates
rapid or sudden change
middle class
members of the Church
the class system in pre-revolutionary France
revolution
rapid or sudden change
bourgeoisie
middle class
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
Revolution
Treaty of Velasco
April 21, 1836
Santa Anna
Davy Crockett
What was the public and secret treaty that Santa Anna signed?
When was the Battle of San Jacinto?
Who was in charge of the Mexican army?
Who was a defender at the Alamo?
Treaty of Velasco
What was the public and secret treaty that Santa Anna signed?
April 21, 1836
When was the Battle of San Jacinto?
5 terms
Revolution
revolution
patriot
loyalist
minute men
...
...
...
...
revolution
...
patriot
...
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
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
14 terms
Revolution
Boston massacre
Bunker hill
Trenton
Saratoga
Five men died in this event
Colonists lost this battle and has the famous quote "don't fi…
A sneak attack lead by George Washington
Turning point in the Revolutionary war
Boston massacre
Five men died in this event
Bunker hill
Colonists lost this battle and has the famous quote "don't fi…
13 terms
REVOLUTION
Battle of Gonzales
Battle of the Alamo
Massacre at Goliad
Battle of San Jacinto
First battle of the TExas REvolution. Texans fired a cannon a…
The 13 day siege that ended with the taking of the Alamo by M…
James Fannin led his troops at Battle of Coletto and are capt…
The final decisive victory by General Sam Houston and the TEx…
Battle of Gonzales
First battle of the TExas REvolution. Texans fired a cannon a…
Battle of the Alamo
The 13 day siege that ended with the taking of the Alamo by M…
15 terms
Revolution
Economic
Democracy/ Republic
Dictatorship
Natural Rights
The study of how a nation gains wealth and distribute resources
People control the power of government
A form of government in which the leader has absolute power a…
The rights of all people are born with/ dignity/worth: Life L…
Economic
The study of how a nation gains wealth and distribute resources
Democracy/ Republic
People control the power of government
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
Revolution
Declaration of Independence
Intolerable Acts
Townshend Acts
Treaty of Paris
Definition:... People:
Definition:... People:
Definition:... People:
Definition:... People:
Declaration of Independence
Definition:... People:
Intolerable Acts
Definition:... People:
24 terms
Revolution
Import
Revolution
Red Coats
Sons of Liberty
Bring goods/services into a country from abroad to sell.
Overthrow of a government or social order by force in favor o…
British soliders
A secret society that was formed to protect the rights of the…
Import
Bring goods/services into a country from abroad to sell.
Revolution
Overthrow of a government or social order by force in favor o…
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…
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…
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
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
Revenue
Money taken in through taxes.
Writs of Assistance
Search warrants on shipping to reduce smuggling.
Revolution
independence
alliance
revolution
militia
freedom
partnership; same goal
change in "whose in power"
armed group; not professional
independence
freedom
alliance
partnership; same goal
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