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social studies american revolution chapter 8
delegate
document
redcoat
revolution
a person sent to speak or act for others, usually at a meeting
a written record, important paper, or legal proof of something
the name given to a british soldier because he wore a bright…
to throw off one government in order to set up a new one
delegate
a person sent to speak or act for others, usually at a meeting
document
a written record, important paper, or legal proof of something
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Social Studies Chapter 8: American Revolution
John Adams
Thomas Jefferson
Federalists
Democratic-Republicans
President
Vice-President
People who favored a strong federal government
People who favored for the states to have more power
John Adams
President
Thomas Jefferson
Vice-President
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Social Studies Chapters 7 & 8 - The American Revolution
George Washington
Benjamin Franklin
Albany Plan of Union
French and Indian War
became an officer in the French and Indian War, fought in the…
Had a plan to unite the colonies, known as the Albany Plan of…
Ben Franklin's plan to unite all 13 colonies
Britain and the colonists fought against France and its Ameri…
George Washington
became an officer in the French and Indian War, fought in the…
Benjamin Franklin
Had a plan to unite the colonies, known as the Albany Plan of…
Social Studies chapter 8 the American revolution and Georgia statehood ( column 1)
Articles of confederation
Bill of rights
Checks and balances
Constitution
The agreement signed by 13 original states setting up the fir…
Fundamental rights and freedoms guaranteed to US citizens by…
A plan built into US and state constitutions to keep the thre…
The legal document that authorizes the state or national gove…
Articles of confederation
The agreement signed by 13 original states setting up the fir…
Bill of rights
Fundamental rights and freedoms guaranteed to US citizens by…
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Chapter 8: "The American Revolution"
Drafted by the Second Continental Cong…
Written by Thomas Paine. Extremely pop…
3,000 Miles from home... Months of travel…
An armed private ship, these made up t…
The Declaration of Independence
Common Sense
British Disadvantages
Privateer
Drafted by the Second Continental Cong…
The Declaration of Independence
Written by Thomas Paine. Extremely pop…
Common Sense
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Chapter 8 The American Revolution
Townshend Acts
tariff
Stamp Act
repeal
laws calling for a tax on imported goods
a tax on imported goods
law that placed a tax on printed materials in the colonies
to cancel
Townshend Acts
laws calling for a tax on imported goods
tariff
a tax on imported goods
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Ch 8 Social Studies-American Revolution
Who's last words were, "Give me libert…
What was the first British "Act" that…
What was the last "Act" imposed on the…
What event in Boston killed five people?
Patrick Henry
the Stamp Act
the Tea Act
the Boston Massacre
Who's last words were, "Give me libert…
Patrick Henry
What was the first British "Act" that…
the Stamp Act
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Social Studies - chapter 13 - The American Revolution
revolution
stratagies
volunteer
enlist
the overthrow of one government and its replacement with anot…
overall plans to try to win a war.
a person who preforms a service for free.
to agree to serve in an army or a navy.
revolution
the overthrow of one government and its replacement with anot…
stratagies
overall plans to try to win a war.
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Social Studies Chapters 7 & 8 - The American Revolution
George Washington
King George III
Patrick Henry
Thomas Paine
became an officer in the French and Indian War, fought in the…
the king of Britain
member of Virginia's House of Burgesses who said Britain was…
He wrote "Common Sense," which told how King George treated t…
George Washington
became an officer in the French and Indian War, fought in the…
King George III
the king of Britain
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Chapter 8 Study Guide the American Revolution
What was the main outcome of the Battl…
What ideas about government were outli…
Whom did the Second Continental Congre…
Why did the Second Continental Congres…
The surrender of the British army under General Cornwallis ma…
The government of the United States would be based on freedom…
Thomas Jefferson
The Congress hoped for a peaceful outcome to the colonies' di…
What was the main outcome of the Battl…
The surrender of the British army under General Cornwallis ma…
What ideas about government were outli…
The government of the United States would be based on freedom…
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chapter 8 social studies industrial revolution
entrepreneur
Christopher latham sholes
Tomas edison
Cornelius Vanderbilt
someone who organizes and assumes the risk of business
invented the type writer
invented the phonograph
was a successful railroad consolidator
entrepreneur
someone who organizes and assumes the risk of business
Christopher latham sholes
invented the type writer
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Social Studies Chapter 6 The American Revolution
ally
cavalry
continental army
Declaration of Independence
nation that works with another nation for a common purpose
troops on horseback
army established by the Second Continental Congress to fight…
document written by Thomas Jefferson, approved by Continental…
ally
nation that works with another nation for a common purpose
cavalry
troops on horseback
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5th-Social Studies-Chapter 5-The American Revolution
debt
congress
repeal
effigy
money owed
a formal meeting or a law making body.
to cancel or end something
a rough model or dummy of a person.
debt
money owed
congress
a formal meeting or a law making body.
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The American Revolution Chapter 8 Study Guide
Breed's Hill
Bernardo de Galvez
Ethan Allen
Treaty of Alliance
True site of the Battle of Bunker HIll
Governor of Spanish Lousiana
Leader of the Green Mountain Boys
Document promising French support to coloists
Breed's Hill
True site of the Battle of Bunker HIll
Bernardo de Galvez
Governor of Spanish Lousiana
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The American Revolution Chapter 8 Study Guide
Breed's Hill
Bernardo de Galvez
Ethan Allen
Treaty of Alliance
What was the true site of the Battle of Bunker Hill?
Governor of Spanish Louisiana
led the Green Mountain Boys
What document promised French support to colonists?
Breed's Hill
What was the true site of the Battle of Bunker Hill?
Bernardo de Galvez
Governor of Spanish Louisiana
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Chapter 8 - American Revolution
Olive Branch
Continental
Mercenary
enlist
A symbol of peace
A soldier in the first colonial army
A hired soldier
To join
Olive Branch
A symbol of peace
Continental
A soldier in the first colonial army
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Chapter 8 The American Revolution
The Crisis
Common Sense
Battle of Moore's Creek
How many states were in involved in th…
A pamphlet written by Tom Paine during the darkest days of th…
A pamphlet written by Thomas Paine that claimed the colonies…
in North Carolina on February 27, 1776, during the Revolution…
13 states.
The Crisis
A pamphlet written by Tom Paine during the darkest days of th…
Common Sense
A pamphlet written by Thomas Paine that claimed the colonies…
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Chapter 8 Social Studies American Civilizations
Who was the most well known Pharaoh?
Why was King Tut well known?
What is the New Kingdom often called?
What is the Golden Age?
King Tut
There were artifacts found in his tomb.
The Golden Age
A time when Egypt reached the height of its power.
Who was the most well known Pharaoh?
King Tut
Why was King Tut well known?
There were artifacts found in his tomb.
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Chapter 8 Study Guide the American Revolution
The surrender of the British army unde…
The government of the United States wo…
Thomas Jefferson
The Congress hoped for a peaceful outc…
What was the main outcome of the Battle of Yorktown?
What ideas about government were outlined in the Declaration…
Whom did the Second Continental Congress choose to write the…
Why did the Second Continental Congress send the Olive Branch…
The surrender of the British army unde…
What was the main outcome of the Battle of Yorktown?
The government of the United States wo…
What ideas about government were outlined in the Declaration…
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Chapter 8: Path to the American Revolution
revolution
allies
alliance
congress
sudden complete change, such as an overthrow of an establishe…
friends in war
formal agreement among nations, states, groups, or individuals
formal meeting of representatives
revolution
sudden complete change, such as an overthrow of an establishe…
allies
friends in war
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SOCIAL STUDIES American revolution
ally
congress
rebellion
proclamation
A person or group that joins with another to work toward a go…
a group of representatives who meet to discuss a subject.
a fight against a Government
an official public statement
ally
A person or group that joins with another to work toward a go…
congress
a group of representatives who meet to discuss a subject.
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Social Studies 8 American Revolution
What is the Treaty of Paris?
What was the French and Indian War?
What was the Tea Act?
What was the Sugar act?
It is the agreement that ended the Revolutionary War and reco…
Also known as 7 years war, 1754-1763, War between Great Brita…
Taxes on tea sold in colonies to help the East India Tea Comp…
tax on molasses used to make sugar, also called American Reve…
What is the Treaty of Paris?
It is the agreement that ended the Revolutionary War and reco…
What was the French and Indian War?
Also known as 7 years war, 1754-1763, War between Great Brita…
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Social Studies American Revolution
Tea Act
Thomas Paine
George Washington
Intolerable Acts(Coercive)
Allowed British East India Company to sell tea directly to th…
Wrote Common Sense; Lead colonials leaders to reject British…
Leader of Continental Army; from Virginia
Passed in response to the Boston Tea Party; Boston Harbor clo…
Tea Act
Allowed British East India Company to sell tea directly to th…
Thomas Paine
Wrote Common Sense; Lead colonials leaders to reject British…
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Chapter 8: "The American Revolution"
Drafted by the Second Continental Cong…
Written by Thomas Paine. Extremely pop…
3,000 Miles from home... Months of travel…
An armed private ship, these made up t…
The Declaration of Independence
Common Sense
British Disadvantages
Privateer
Drafted by the Second Continental Cong…
The Declaration of Independence
Written by Thomas Paine. Extremely pop…
Common Sense
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SOCIAL STUDIES: Chapter 6: The American Revolution
Olive Branch Petition
Green Mountain Boys
Ethan Allen
patriot
Colonial appeal to King George III to repeal the Intolerable…
patriot fighters from Vermont. Captured Fort Ticonderoga
led the Green Mountain Boys in the capture of Fort Ticonderoga
a person who favored war against Britain
Olive Branch Petition
Colonial appeal to King George III to repeal the Intolerable…
Green Mountain Boys
patriot fighters from Vermont. Captured Fort Ticonderoga
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Chapter 8: American Revolution
The Declaration of Independence
Common Sense
Continental Army Advantages
British Disadvantages
Drafted by the Second Continental Congress, actually written…
Written by Thomas Paine. Extremely popular in the colonies. S…
Hit and run tactics, Knew terrain, believed in their cause, G…
3,000 Miles from home... Months of travel time for supplies and…
The Declaration of Independence
Drafted by the Second Continental Congress, actually written…
Common Sense
Written by Thomas Paine. Extremely popular in the colonies. S…
Social Studies: Chapter 8
mission
convert
presido
voyageur
A religious settlement
To cause a person to change a belief.
A military fort where soldiers live.
A trader who transports furs by canoe in New France.
mission
A religious settlement
convert
To cause a person to change a belief.
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Chapter 8 - American Revolution Vocabulary
Parliament
Stamp Act
Repeal
Sons of Liberty
Britain's law-making body
A tax on all paper materials
To cancel
A group that leads protests against British laws
Parliament
Britain's law-making body
Stamp Act
A tax on all paper materials
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Social Studies 8 - The American Revolution
Proclamation of 1763
Minutemen
Redcoats
Continental Army
...
...
...
...
Proclamation of 1763
...
Minutemen
...
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American Revolution Chapter 8
Peter Salem
Friedrich von Steuben
Phillis Wheatley
George Washington
free African who fought at the Battle of Concord
German soldier who helped train the Continental soldiers at V…
person whose poems supported independence
led the Continental army
Peter Salem
free African who fought at the Battle of Concord
Friedrich von Steuben
German soldier who helped train the Continental soldiers at V…
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Social Studies Test Review - Chapter 8 American Journey
national debt
caucus
alien
partisan
the amount of money a national government owes to other gover…
a meeting held by political parties to choose their party's c…
an immigrant living in a country in which he or she is not a…
favoring one side of an issue
national debt
the amount of money a national government owes to other gover…
caucus
a meeting held by political parties to choose their party's c…
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Social Studies Chapter 8
frontier
prairie
fertile
livestock
the beginning of unexplored land
a flat or gently rolling land that is covered with tall grass…
soil that is able to produce good crops
animals that are raised on farms, such as cattle, hogs, and c…
frontier
the beginning of unexplored land
prairie
a flat or gently rolling land that is covered with tall grass…
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Social Studies Chapter 5: American Revolution
French & Indian War
Albany Congress
Stamp Act
Loyalist
1754 - 1763; conflict between France and Great Britain over l…
1750s-Meeting of delegates from 7 of the 13 colonies to discu…
1765; law that taxed printed goods, including: playing cards,…
American colonists who remained loyal to Britain and opposed…
French & Indian War
1754 - 1763; conflict between France and Great Britain over l…
Albany Congress
1750s-Meeting of delegates from 7 of the 13 colonies to discu…
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Chapter 8, Social Studies
Frontier
Pioneers
Flatboats
Conestoga Wagon
The edge of a settled land
People who settle on land that is new to them
Flat bottomed boats that could carry two or three families
sturdy covered wagon
Frontier
The edge of a settled land
Pioneers
People who settle on land that is new to them
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Social Studies Chapter 8
Exclusive jurisdiction
original jurisdiction... CLUE: If you ar…
Appellate jurisdiction... CLUE: Appeal a…
remand... CLUE: re means "again"
___ ___ means that only federal courts can hear and decide fe…
District courts have ___ __, the authority to hear federal ca…
__ __ allows a court to hear appeals from a lower court
This is a way that an appeals court can decide on an opinion.…
Exclusive jurisdiction
___ ___ means that only federal courts can hear and decide fe…
original jurisdiction... CLUE: If you ar…
District courts have ___ __, the authority to hear federal ca…
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Social Studies US1.6 American Revolution
Colonies traded raw materials for goods
To help pay for the French and Indian…
The colonies had no representation in…
The Proclamation of 1763
Mercantilism
England's reasons for Taxation that caused the American Revol…
Why did the colonists claim "Taxation without representation?"
Native Americans feared losing their lands and colonists' saf…
Colonies traded raw materials for goods
Mercantilism
To help pay for the French and Indian…
England's reasons for Taxation that caused the American Revol…
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8th social studies chapter 6 The American Revolution
guerrilla warfare
Comte de Rochambeau
Treaty of Paris
ratify
hit-and-run tactic
French commander
ratified on September 3. 1783
to approve officially
guerrilla warfare
hit-and-run tactic
Comte de Rochambeau
French commander
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Social Studies- American Revolution Vocablulary
pounds
parliament
act
smuggling
British money system
the name of the British government
a law
illegally brought in from another country
pounds
British money system
parliament
the name of the British government
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SOCIAL STUDIES - CHAPTER 5 - AMERICAN REVOLUTION
Who won the French & Indian War, gaini…
What stopped colonists from moving wes…
What is the name of a famous merchant…
What were rag doll figures that repres…
Great Britain
Proclamations of 1763
John Hancock
Effigy
Who won the French & Indian War, gaini…
Great Britain
What stopped colonists from moving wes…
Proclamations of 1763
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Chapter 8 - The American Revolution: The Road to Independence
French and Spanish War
Proclamation Line (1763)
King George IV
Samuel Adams
(1754-1763) War fought in the colonies between the English an…
prohibited colonial settlement west of the Appalachian Mounta…
King of England during the American Revolution, highly dislik…
American Revolutionary leader and patriot, Founder of the Son…
French and Spanish War
(1754-1763) War fought in the colonies between the English an…
Proclamation Line (1763)
prohibited colonial settlement west of the Appalachian Mounta…
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Social Studies - Chapter 8
Reform
Discrimination
Economy
Progressive
A change or improvement
An unfair difference in the treatment of people
The system of using money, goods, and natural resources to me…
A person who tries to improve the quality of life for people…
Reform
A change or improvement
Discrimination
An unfair difference in the treatment of people
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Chapter 8 Study Guide the American Revolution
What was the main outcome of the Battl…
What ideas about government were outli…
Whom did the Second Continental Congre…
Why did the Second Continental Congres…
The surrender of the British army under General Cornwallis ma…
The government of the United States would be based on freedom…
Thomas Jefferson
The Congress hoped for a peaceful outcome to the colonies' di…
What was the main outcome of the Battl…
The surrender of the British army under General Cornwallis ma…
What ideas about government were outli…
The government of the United States would be based on freedom…
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The American Revolution Chapter 8 Study Guide
What was the true site of the Battle o…
Who was the Governor of Spanish Louisi…
Who led the Green Mountain Boys?
What document promised French support…
Breeds Hill.
Bernardo de Galves.
Ethan Allen.
Treaty of Alliance.
What was the true site of the Battle o…
Breeds Hill.
Who was the Governor of Spanish Louisi…
Bernardo de Galves.
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The American Revolution (Chapter 8)
King George III
Parliament
Stamp Act
Patrick Henry
King of Great Britain during the time of the 13 Colonies and…
Britain's law-making assembly
a law that placed a tax on printed materials in the colonies
Famous speaker who inspired the colonists with words such as…
King George III
King of Great Britain during the time of the 13 Colonies and…
Parliament
Britain's law-making assembly
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Social Studies Chapter 5 The American Revolution
debt
congress
tariff
repeal
money owed
a formal meeting or a law-making body
a tax on imports
to cancel
debt
money owed
congress
a formal meeting or a law-making body
16 terms
Social Studies Chapter 8
French and Indian War
representation
Articles of Confederation
Samuel Adams
France and Britain both claimed the same land
a voice in one's government
first plan of government for the United States
organized the first Committee of Correspondence
French and Indian War
France and Britain both claimed the same land
representation
a voice in one's government
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Social Studies (American Revolution)
Navigation Acts
Boston Massacre
Boston Tea Party
Continental Congress
a series of laws that restricted the use of foreign ships for…
a street fight that occurred on March 5, 1770, between a "pat…
was a political protest by the Sons of Liberty in Boston, on…
a convention of delegates called together from the Thirteen C…
Navigation Acts
a series of laws that restricted the use of foreign ships for…
Boston Massacre
a street fight that occurred on March 5, 1770, between a "pat…
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Chapter 8 American Revolution
1775 and 1783
Battle of Saratoga
Battle of Yorktown
Treaty of Paris-4 terms
beginning and end date of the American Revolution
turning point of the American Revolution in which the America…
final battle of revolutionary War
1. Great Britain would acknowledge the independence of the co…
1775 and 1783
beginning and end date of the American Revolution
Battle of Saratoga
turning point of the American Revolution in which the America…
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Chapter 8 American Revolution
1775 and 1783
Battle of Saratoga
Battle of Yorktown
Treaty of Paris-4 terms
beginning and end date of the American Revolution
turning point of the American Revolution in which the America…
final battle of revolutionary War
1. Great Britain would acknowledge the independence of the co…
1775 and 1783
beginning and end date of the American Revolution
Battle of Saratoga
turning point of the American Revolution in which the America…
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