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Revolutionary War
Patriot
Loyalist
Battle of Moore's Creek
Battle of Saratoga
A colonist that wanted to be free from English rule
A colonist that wanted to remain under English rule
Short skirmish in North Carolina where Loyalists and Patriots…
Battle that was the turning point of the Revolutionary War in…
Patriot
A colonist that wanted to be free from English rule
Loyalist
A colonist that wanted to remain under English rule
10 terms
Colonists & Revolutionary War (8th humanities)
colony
colonist
settler
frontier
A group of people in one place who are ruled by another count…
the British people who moved to America to build homes and fa…
a person who arrives in a new place and builds on new land cl…
a wilderness at the edge of a settled area of a country
colony
A group of people in one place who are ruled by another count…
colonist
the British people who moved to America to build homes and fa…
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Revolutionary War
Revolutionary War
Patriots
Declaration of Independence
loyalists
war between the colonists and Great Britain; colonists wanted…
American colonists who fought for independence from Great Bri…
Signed in 1776 ; it declared the United States as a free state.
American colonists who remained loyal to Britain and opposed…
Revolutionary War
war between the colonists and Great Britain; colonists wanted…
Patriots
American colonists who fought for independence from Great Bri…
25 terms
Revolutionary War
Proclamation of 1763
Sugar Act (1764)
Stamp Act (1765)
Sons of Liberty
prohibited settlements west of Appalachian; restriction on co…
raised taxes on imports of raw sugar and molasses; also taxed…
Stamps had to be bought and placed on most printed materials…
Organized protests and boycotts such as the Boston Tea Party.
Proclamation of 1763
prohibited settlements west of Appalachian; restriction on co…
Sugar Act (1764)
raised taxes on imports of raw sugar and molasses; also taxed…
Revolutionary War
Revolutionary War
Loyalists
Continental Army
Battles of Lexington and Concord
war between the colonists and Great Britain; colonists wanted…
colonists who remained loyal to Britain and were against the…
Army created by Congress to defend the colonies. George Washi…
battles which marked the beginning of the American Revolution…
Revolutionary War
war between the colonists and Great Britain; colonists wanted…
Loyalists
colonists who remained loyal to Britain and were against the…
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Revolutionary war vocabulary review terms
French and Indian War
Proclamation of 1763
Boston Massacre
Boston Tea Party
(1754-1763) War fought in the colonies between the English an…
A proclamation from the British government which forbade Brit…
The first bloodshed of the American Revolution (1770), as Bri…
A 1773 protest against British taxes in which Boston colonist…
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…
Revolutionary War
Revolutionary War
Loyalists
Personal or Economic Hardhip
Continental Army
war between the colonists and Great Britain; colonists wanted…
colonists who remained loyal to Britain and were against the…
Army created by Congress to defend the colonies. George Washi…
Revolutionary War
war between the colonists and Great Britain; colonists wanted…
Loyalists
colonists who remained loyal to Britain and were against the…
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Revolutionary War
Proclamation of 1763
Sugar Act (1764)
Stamp Act (1765)
Sons of Liberty
prohibited settlements west of Appalachian; restriction on co…
raised taxes on imports of raw sugar and molasses; also taxed…
Stamps had to be bought and placed on most printed materials…
Organized protests and boycotts such as the Boston Tea Party.
Proclamation of 1763
prohibited settlements west of Appalachian; restriction on co…
Sugar Act (1764)
raised taxes on imports of raw sugar and molasses; also taxed…
20 terms
Revolutionary War Key Terms
Revolutionary War
Battle of Bunker Hill
Boston Massacre
Boston Tea Party
The war for American independence from Britain. The fighting…
June 1775, 1st Great Battle of War, outside Boston, British d…
3/5/1770, street fight between patriot mob and British soldie…
7/16/1773, Samuel Adams and the Sons of Liberty boarded three…
Revolutionary War
The war for American independence from Britain. The fighting…
Battle of Bunker Hill
June 1775, 1st Great Battle of War, outside Boston, British d…
Unit 6- Revolutionary War
Revolution
Independence
Militia
Petition
An overthrow and replacement of an established government or…
Freedom
A group of civilians trained to fight in emergencies
Written requests or complaint to an authority
Revolution
An overthrow and replacement of an established government or…
Independence
Freedom
Revolutionary War
King George III
Lord Cornwallis
John Adams
George Washington
British king during the Revolutionary War era
British general who surrendered at Yorktown
A lawyer and patriot who championed the cause of independence
Commander of the Continental Army
King George III
British king during the Revolutionary War era
Lord Cornwallis
British general who surrendered at Yorktown
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8th Grade-Revolutionary War edited
French and Indian War
Proclamation of 1763
King George III
taxes
British fight the French and Indians over land
a statement made by the King stating the colonist could not m…
King of Britian during the Revolutionary War
imposed by King George to help pay for the French and Indian…
French and Indian War
British fight the French and Indians over land
Proclamation of 1763
a statement made by the King stating the colonist could not m…
Revolutionary War Vocabulary
Revolutionary War
Patriots
Loyalists
Constitution
The war between the Patriots and England.
The colonists who fought for freedom from England.
The colonists who fought for the king of England.
The main laws of the United States.
Revolutionary War
The war between the Patriots and England.
Patriots
The colonists who fought for freedom from England.
Chapter 13- The Revolutionary War
Revolutionary War
Strategies
British Army
Continental Army
War fought between the American colonies and England. America…
Plans of action for achieving goals and objectives.
Well trained, powerful navy, experienced commanders, fought w…
The official army of the colonies, created by second continen…
Revolutionary War
War fought between the American colonies and England. America…
Strategies
Plans of action for achieving goals and objectives.
24 terms
Revolutionary War
Ride of Paul Revere
Battles of Lexington and Concord
Second Continental Congress... (May 10, 1…
Battle of Bunker Hill
Warns the colonists of the British attack, April 16, 1775
First battles of the American Revolution."Shot heard around t…
Met to petition the King for rights, created an Army, named W…
Happened on Breed's hill, British victory, they lost half the…
Ride of Paul Revere
Warns the colonists of the British attack, April 16, 1775
Battles of Lexington and Concord
First battles of the American Revolution."Shot heard around t…
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Revolutionary War
Government
French & Indian War
Stamp Act
Patriot
The laws and people that run a country state city or town
A war between Great Britian and France & its Native American…
An act passed bt Great Britan in 1765 that places taxes on ne…
A colonist who was opposed to British rule
Government
The laws and people that run a country state city or town
French & Indian War
A war between Great Britian and France & its Native American…
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Week 11 Revolutionary War Vocabulary
French and Indian War
Proclamation of 1763
Quartering Act
Stamp Act
War fought between the French and Britain over the Ohio River…
Declared that because of Native American attacks in the Ohio…
required colonists to provide quarters (housing), food, fuel,…
a tax on printed paper. Colonists were upset because they wer…
French and Indian War
War fought between the French and Britain over the Ohio River…
Proclamation of 1763
Declared that because of Native American attacks in the Ohio…
Revolutionary War Study Guide
French & Indian War
Proclamation of 1763
Fort Necessity
Treaty of Paris 1763
1754 - 1763; conflict between France and Great Britain over l…
A proclamation from the British government which forbade Brit…
A hastily built British fort where Washington attempted to de…
Ended French and Indian War, France lost Canada, land east of…
French & Indian War
1754 - 1763; conflict between France and Great Britain over l…
Proclamation of 1763
A proclamation from the British government which forbade Brit…
FAE 123 Revolutionary War
George Washington
Fort Moultrie
Loyalists
Patriots
The wise and strong leader of the Patriot forces.
The fort was first named Fort Sullivan and later changed afte…
Colonists who supported British rule.
Colonists who were against British rule.
George Washington
The wise and strong leader of the Patriot forces.
Fort Moultrie
The fort was first named Fort Sullivan and later changed afte…
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Events leading to the Revolutionary War
Lobsterbacks
Redcoats
Yankees
protest
Patriots called Redcoats THIS nasty nickname
another word for British Soldiers
a nasty name that Redcoats would call colonists
to speak out against an idea
Lobsterbacks
Patriots called Redcoats THIS nasty nickname
Redcoats
another word for British Soldiers
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Revolutionary War Events, Laws, and Taxes
French and Indian War
Proclamation of 1763
Stamp Act
Boston Massacre
(1754-1763) War fought in the colonies between the English an…
A proclamation from the British government which forbade Brit…
law that taxed printed goods, including: playing cards, docum…
In 1770, British soldiers fired into a crowd of colonists who…
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…
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Revolutionary War
Proclamation of 1763
Sugar Act
Who fought the French and Indian War
What was the cause of the French and I…
King George passed this to keep the colonist east of the Appa…
Great Britain passed this to try to make colonists help pay f…
The war was fought between France and the Indians against The…
The cause of the French and Indian War was who owned the Ohio…
Proclamation of 1763
King George passed this to keep the colonist east of the Appa…
Sugar Act
Great Britain passed this to try to make colonists help pay f…
American Revolutionary War Key Terms
Patriot
Great Britain
Revolution
Boycott
Colonist who wanted to separate from Great Britain
Country that patriots wanted to separate from
an uprising against a leader or government
to refuse to buy products to try to force a change
Patriot
Colonist who wanted to separate from Great Britain
Great Britain
Country that patriots wanted to separate from
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Freedom-Patriots, Britain, and Revolutionary War
Great Britain
Colonies
Patriots
Loyalists
The place the colonies fought
The ones who wanted freedom
Un-Loyal to Britain
wanted a king
Great Britain
The place the colonies fought
Colonies
The ones who wanted freedom
Revolutionary War
Loyalist
Patriot
Battle of Lexington and Concord
Battle of Bunker Hill
An American colonist who supported the British in the America…
American colonists who fought for independence from Great Bri…
The first military engagement of the Revolutionary War. It oc…
battle that took place just outside Boston where the colonist…
Loyalist
An American colonist who supported the British in the America…
Patriot
American colonists who fought for independence from Great Bri…
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The Revolutionary War
1775
English Government
taxes and regulations
revolution
The Revolutionary War began in ___.
The Revolutionary War was the result of a conflict between th…
England had recently imposed new ___ on the colonists.
The colonists nominated George Washington to lead them in the…
1775
The Revolutionary War began in ___.
English Government
The Revolutionary War was the result of a conflict between th…
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VS 5---Revolutionary War
local assemblies
Norfolk
neutral
Colonists
Who did the colonist want to have legal authority (control) o…
What city was the British governor forced to flee during the…
Some Virginians were ________ and did not take sides during t…
Who won the Revolutionary War?
local assemblies
Who did the colonist want to have legal authority (control) o…
Norfolk
What city was the British governor forced to flee during the…
11 terms
early war with britan
brandywine
patriot
neutral
loyalist
battle before vally forge... Major Revolutionary War battle was…
American colonists who were determined to fight the British u…
Not favoring either side
American colonists who remained loyal to Britain and opposed…
brandywine
battle before vally forge... Major Revolutionary War battle was…
patriot
American colonists who were determined to fight the British u…
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Revolutionary War Terms (Sides)
Patriots
Parliament
Committees of Correspondence
Minutemen
colonists who wanted freedom from Great Britain and were prep…
where laws are made in Great Britain/England
colonists who wrote letters to colonists in other colonies to…
colonists ready to fight in a moment's notice
Patriots
colonists who wanted freedom from Great Britain and were prep…
Parliament
where laws are made in Great Britain/England
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Revolutionary War
Revolutionary War
Loyalists
Personal or Economic Hardhip
Continental Army
war between the colonists and Great Britain; colonists wanted…
colonists who remained loyal to Britain and were against the…
Army created by Congress to defend the colonies. George Washi…
Revolutionary War
war between the colonists and Great Britain; colonists wanted…
Loyalists
colonists who remained loyal to Britain and were against the…
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Revolutionary War- Ch. 5 Lessons 3 and 4 vocabulary
Delegates
Loyalist
Patriot
Approach
A person who is chosen or elected to represent a person or gr…
American colonists who remained loyal to Britain and opposed…
American colonists who fought for independence from Great Bri…
To move near to something
Delegates
A person who is chosen or elected to represent a person or gr…
Loyalist
American colonists who remained loyal to Britain and opposed…
20 terms
Revolutionary War
Revolutionary War
Loyalists
Personal or Economic Hardhip
Continental Army
war between the colonists and Great Britain; colonists wanted…
colonists who remained loyal to Britain and were against the…
Army created by Congress to defend the colonies. George Washi…
Revolutionary War
war between the colonists and Great Britain; colonists wanted…
Loyalists
colonists who remained loyal to Britain and were against the…
12 terms
Revolutionary War
French and Indian War
Treaty of Paris (1763)
Townsend Act
Stamp Act
9 year war between Great Britain and France, extended England…
treaty declaring Great Britain's victory over France in the F…
series of taxes on glass, paper, tea, and paint imposed on co…
an act that required colonists to pay a tax on every piece of…
French and Indian War
9 year war between Great Britain and France, extended England…
Treaty of Paris (1763)
treaty declaring Great Britain's victory over France in the F…
12 terms
The Causes of the Revolutionary War-Prince5
Revolution
Patriots
Parliament
Loyalist
When a group of people rebel or revolt against the government.
A group of people in the American colonies that favored separ…
The English government, who wanted the right to rule and tax…
A colonist who sided with Great Britain (England) during the…
Revolution
When a group of people rebel or revolt against the government.
Patriots
A group of people in the American colonies that favored separ…
French and Indian War/Road to the Revolutionary War
French and Indian War
Colony
Declaration of Independence
Tax
A battle fought between the French, British and Native Americ…
From 1607 to 1733 the British established 13 of these along t…
A document sent by colonists to Great Britain stating that th…
Money people pay to the government for public services. The c…
French and Indian War
A battle fought between the French, British and Native Americ…
Colony
From 1607 to 1733 the British established 13 of these along t…
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REVOLUTIONARY WAR study guide and answers
FRENCH AND INDIAN WAR
Why did the Indians fight on the side…
Area fighting over
George Washington
a war in North America between France and Britain
Because The French and Indians were both nomadic and The Indi…
The Ohio River Valley
a Major sent by Virginia's governor to evict the French from…
FRENCH AND INDIAN WAR
a war in North America between France and Britain
Why did the Indians fight on the side…
Because The French and Indians were both nomadic and The Indi…
28 terms
Revolutionary War
taxes
"no taxation without representation"
The Boston Tea Party
Crispus Attucks
money paid to the government to run the country
a protest developed in the colonies because the... people felt i…
the colonists' response to the tax on tea
a young black worker, was killed at the Boston Massacre by so…
taxes
money paid to the government to run the country
"no taxation without representation"
a protest developed in the colonies because the... people felt i…
Revolutionary War
taxes
"no taxation without representation"
The Boston Tea Party
Crispus Attucks
money paid to the government to run the country
a protest developed in the colonies because the... people felt i…
the colonists' response to the tax on tea
a young black worker, was killed at the Boston Massacre by so…
taxes
money paid to the government to run the country
"no taxation without representation"
a protest developed in the colonies because the... people felt i…
Revolutionary War
taxes
"no taxation without representation"
The Boston Tea Party
Crispus Attucks
money paid to the government to run the country
a protest developed in the colonies because the... people felt i…
the colonists' response to the tax on tea
a young black worker, was killed at the Boston Massacre by so…
taxes
money paid to the government to run the country
"no taxation without representation"
a protest developed in the colonies because the... people felt i…
17 terms
Revolutionary War
ally
George Washington
Battle of Yorktown
Battle of Saratoga
a friend who helps you during war; France and Spain helped us…
general of the Continental army
final big battle of the Revolutionary War-October 1781;with t…
1777; the British surrendered; France and Spain agreed to hel…
ally
a friend who helps you during war; France and Spain helped us…
George Washington
general of the Continental army
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Study Guide: Revolutionary War
Patriots
Revolutionary War
Constitution
Paul Revere
the colonists who fought for freedom from England
the war between the Patriots and England
the main laws of the United States
warned that the British were coming, silversmith
Patriots
the colonists who fought for freedom from England
Revolutionary War
the war between the Patriots and England
Revolutionary War
Great Britain
Parliament
"No taxation without representation"
The French and Indian War
-England became Great Britain in the early 1700s... -Included En…
-part of the English government that helped make laws... - colo…
The idea that England couldn't tax the colonists if they had…
-A war between England and France... -England won... -Left England…
Great Britain
-England became Great Britain in the early 1700s... -Included En…
Parliament
-part of the English government that helped make laws... - colo…
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Revolutionary War Terms (Sides)
Patriots
Parliament
Committees of Correspondence
Minutemen
colonists who wanted freedom from Great Britain and were prep…
where laws are made in Great Britain/England
colonists who wrote letters to colonists in other colonies to…
colonists ready to fight in a moment's notice
Patriots
colonists who wanted freedom from Great Britain and were prep…
Parliament
where laws are made in Great Britain/England
American Revolutionary War
John Adams
Joseph Brant
Benjamin Franklin
King George III
A Boston lawyer who first became famous for defending the Bri…
He was the mohawk chief of the Iroquois tribes. He was one of…
Benjamin was a delegate for the Second Continental Congress,…
He was the king of Great Britian during the time of the Revol…
John Adams
A Boston lawyer who first became famous for defending the Bri…
Joseph Brant
He was the mohawk chief of the Iroquois tribes. He was one of…
Revolutionary War
Revolution
Independence
Taxation
Tariffs
the usually violent attempt by many people to end the rule of…
freedom from outside control or support
A tax on items or services rendered
A tax on imported goods
Revolution
the usually violent attempt by many people to end the rule of…
Independence
freedom from outside control or support
21 terms
The Revolutionary War
Second Continental Congress
Winner of Yorktown
Generals for Battle of Yorktown
Significance of Yorktown
Wrote Olive Branch Petition to restore peace with Britain whi…
Patriots (Yorktown)
George Washington=Patriots; Charles Cornwallis=British
Last major battle of Revolutionary War
Second Continental Congress
Wrote Olive Branch Petition to restore peace with Britain whi…
Winner of Yorktown
Patriots (Yorktown)
5 terms
Revolutionary War
Revolutionary War
Patriots
Loyalists
Constitution
the war between the Patriots and England
the colonists who fought for freedom from England
the colonists who fought for the king of England
the main laws of the United States
Revolutionary War
the war between the Patriots and England
Patriots
the colonists who fought for freedom from England
5 terms
Revolutionary War
Revolutionary War
Patriots
Loyalists
Constitution
war between Patriots and England
colonists who fought for freedom
colonists who fought for the king
the main laws of the United States
Revolutionary War
war between Patriots and England
Patriots
colonists who fought for freedom
Revolutionary War Battles/Documents/Groups
Common Sense
The Crisis
Treaty of Paris
Declaration of Independence
Pamphlet written by Thomas Paine advocating independence from…
A series of 16 pamphlets that bolstered the morale of the Ame…
Negotiated between the United States and Great Britain, ended…
The statement adopted by the Second Continental Congress meet…
Common Sense
Pamphlet written by Thomas Paine advocating independence from…
The Crisis
A series of 16 pamphlets that bolstered the morale of the Ame…
21 terms
Revolutionary War
Great Britain
Parliament
"No taxation without representation"
The French and Indian War
-England became Great Britain in the early 1700s... -Included En…
-part of the English government that helped make laws... - colo…
The idea that England couldn't tax the colonists if they had…
-A war between England and France... -England won... -Left England…
Great Britain
-England became Great Britain in the early 1700s... -Included En…
Parliament
-part of the English government that helped make laws... - colo…
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