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American Revolution Events and People (US History)
King William's War (1688-1697)
Queen Anne's War (1699-1713)
King George's War (1744-1748)
Peace of Paris (1763)
first war in North America, battle derived from power, compet…
second war in North America, battle derived from power, compe…
third war in North America, battle derived from power, compet…
France loses power in North America, France gives up Canada a…
King William's War (1688-1697)
first war in North America, battle derived from power, compet…
Queen Anne's War (1699-1713)
second war in North America, battle derived from power, compe…
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US History Causes of American Revolution People
John Adams
Paul Revere
John Hancock
Minutemen
Delegate to Continental Congress, and second president of US
Famous for "Midnight Ride" The man who sounded the alarm that…
American Revolution leader, signed Declaration of Independenc…
Known for being ready in minutes notice, civilians who were o…
John Adams
Delegate to Continental Congress, and second president of US
Paul Revere
Famous for "Midnight Ride" The man who sounded the alarm that…
US History Chapter 7 American Revolution People
Marquis de Lafayette
John Bargoyne
Haym Salmon
Benjamin Franklin
French nobleman volunteered to serve in the continental army
British general who launched an attack south from Canada in 1…
Polish Jew, supported the patriot cause and financed the war…
trying to get an alliance with the French finally succeeded i…
Marquis de Lafayette
French nobleman volunteered to serve in the continental army
John Bargoyne
British general who launched an attack south from Canada in 1…
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US History American Revolution People & Events
Abigail Adams
Haym salomon
George Washington
Thomas Jefferson
Remember the ladies; African American rights
Jewish banker who financed... the Continental Army
Commander of the... Continental Army
Author of DOI
Abigail Adams
Remember the ladies; African American rights
Haym salomon
Jewish banker who financed... the Continental Army
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ELL US History: American Revolution
Boycott
Self-government
guerrilla warfare
mercantilism
refusal to buy goods or services
people make their own laws
new way of fighting the Americans copied from the native Amer…
the idea that countries have colonies to make money; colonies…
Boycott
refusal to buy goods or services
Self-government
people make their own laws
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US History - American Revolution
Enlightenment Ideas
John Locke
Declaration of Independence
Thomas Jefferson
A philosophy that says that all people have certain natural r…
A Enlightenment Philosopher who talked about the right to "li…
A list of reasons for separating from Britain by the American…
Wrote the Declaration of Independence; he was the third presi…
Enlightenment Ideas
A philosophy that says that all people have certain natural r…
John Locke
A Enlightenment Philosopher who talked about the right to "li…
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US History - The American Revolution
Patrick Henry
First Continental Congress
Second Continental Congress
Battle of Bunker Hill
-Delegate at the Continental Congress... -Said the famous words…
-Delegates from all colonies except Georgia meet in Philadelp…
-Established the Continental Army; Choose George Washington a…
Although it was a loss for the Patriots, it showed the Britis…
Patrick Henry
-Delegate at the Continental Congress... -Said the famous words…
First Continental Congress
-Delegates from all colonies except Georgia meet in Philadelp…
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2. US History - American Revolution
Enlightenment Ideas
John Locke
Declaration of Independence
Thomas Jefferson
A philosophy that says that all people have certain natural r…
A Enlightenment Philosopher who talked about the right to "li…
A list of reasons for separating from Britain by the American…
Wrote the Declaration of Independence; he was the third presi…
Enlightenment Ideas
A philosophy that says that all people have certain natural r…
John Locke
A Enlightenment Philosopher who talked about the right to "li…
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2. US History - American Revolution
Enlightenment Ideas
John Locke
Declaration of Independence
Thomas Jefferson
A philosophy that says that all people have certain natural r…
A Enlightenment Philosopher who talked about the right to "li…
A list of reasons for separating from Britain by the American…
Wrote the Declaration of Independence; he was the third presi…
Enlightenment Ideas
A philosophy that says that all people have certain natural r…
John Locke
A Enlightenment Philosopher who talked about the right to "li…
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US American Revolution (People)
George Grenville
Samuel Adams
Charles Townshend
John Hancock
British prime minister that persuades Parliament to pass the…
One of the founders of the Sons of Liberty
British prime minister that proposes the Townshend Acts
British agents in Boston seized this local merchant's ship, L…
George Grenville
British prime minister that persuades Parliament to pass the…
Samuel Adams
One of the founders of the Sons of Liberty
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US History - The American Revolution
Patrick Henry
First Continental Congress
Second Continental Congress
Battle of Bunker Hill
-Delegate at the Continental Congress... -Said the famous words…
-Delegates from all colonies except Georgia meet in Philadelp…
-Established the Continental Army; Choose George Washington a…
Although it was a loss for the Patriots, it showed the Britis…
Patrick Henry
-Delegate at the Continental Congress... -Said the famous words…
First Continental Congress
-Delegates from all colonies except Georgia meet in Philadelp…
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US History-American Revolution
What was the French and Indian War?
Who won the French and Indian War?
What did the French and Indian War lea…
What ended the French and Indian War?
War fought between France and Great Britain over the Ohio Riv…
The British
The British taxing the colonists to pay for the war
Treaty of Paris 1763
What was the French and Indian War?
War fought between France and Great Britain over the Ohio Riv…
Who won the French and Indian War?
The British
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American Revolution (US History)
Sugar Act
Stamp Act
Tea Act
Boston Tea Party
A tax passed that lowered the price of sugar to discourage sm…
First direct tax on the colonies that required a fee for any…
A tax passed that lowered the price of tea in hopes of saving…
Patriots dressed as Native Americans and dumped over an equiv…
Sugar Act
A tax passed that lowered the price of sugar to discourage sm…
Stamp Act
First direct tax on the colonies that required a fee for any…
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US History: American Revolution
Continental Army
George Washinton
Philadelphia, PA
Battle of Saratoga
American troops during Revolutionary War
American general in charge of Continental Army
Home of the Continental Congress
Turning point in the war; American victory convinced French t…
Continental Army
American troops during Revolutionary War
George Washinton
American general in charge of Continental Army
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US History: American Revolution
Quartering Act , 1765
Sugar Act , 1764
Stamp Act , 1765
The Townsend Act, 1767
act requiring colonists to house British troops
a tax placed on sugar, molasses and other products shipped to…
law requiring all paper documents to show a stamp that they h…
Taxed paper, paint, lead, and tea that came into the colonies…
Quartering Act , 1765
act requiring colonists to house British troops
Sugar Act , 1764
a tax placed on sugar, molasses and other products shipped to…
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US History - American Revolution
Enlightenment Ideas
John Locke
Declaration of Independence
Thomas Jefferson
A philosophy that says that all people have certain natural r…
A Enlightenment Philosopher who talked about the right to "li…
A list of reasons for separating from Britain by the American…
Wrote the Declaration of Independence; he was the third presi…
Enlightenment Ideas
A philosophy that says that all people have certain natural r…
John Locke
A Enlightenment Philosopher who talked about the right to "li…
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US History 1301 Chapter 7-The American People and the American Revolution
1. The chapter introduction tells the…
2. During the first year of the Revolu…
3. The Declaration of Independence bas…
4. What was the most dominant common c…
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1. The chapter introduction tells the…
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2. During the first year of the Revolu…
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US History: The American Revolution
colonization
salutatory neglect
Events leading to the American Revolut…
Proclamation of 1763
One country taking over another area to be used for their ben…
When the British were relaxed about the law in America and di…
*French and Indian War... *Proclamation of 1763
Forbade British colonists from settling west of the Appalacia…
colonization
One country taking over another area to be used for their ben…
salutatory neglect
When the British were relaxed about the law in America and di…
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US History: The American Revolution
Common Sense
Thomas Jefferson
Thomas Paine
George Washington
a pamphlet written by Thomas Paine in 1775-76 that inspired p…
an American Founding Father, the principal author of the Decl…
an English-American political activist, philosopher, politica…
the first President of the United States, the Commander-in-Ch…
Common Sense
a pamphlet written by Thomas Paine in 1775-76 that inspired p…
Thomas Jefferson
an American Founding Father, the principal author of the Decl…
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History American revolution People
Betsy Ross
George Washington
Abigal Adams
John Hancock
1752-1836 Credited for making the American flag in 1776
1732- 1799 commnder of continetal army known as the father of…
1744-1818 Wife of John Adams remembered for writing leters to…
1736-1793 Merchant and patriot in american revolution served…
Betsy Ross
1752-1836 Credited for making the American flag in 1776
George Washington
1732- 1799 commnder of continetal army known as the father of…
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American Revolution AP US History
1st Continental Congress
2nd Continental Congress
Articles of Confederation
Battle of Lexington & Concord
Meeting during which the colonists wrote the Suffolk Resolves…
Meeting during which colonists chose Washington as Commander…
This document was the first constitution of the United States…
Impromptu skirmish between British and rebel forces that brok…
1st Continental Congress
Meeting during which the colonists wrote the Suffolk Resolves…
2nd Continental Congress
Meeting during which colonists chose Washington as Commander…
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US History- American Revolution
Boston Massacre
Crispus Attucks
Olive Branch Petition
Minuteman
British soldiers killed 5 colonists in Boston (March 5, 1770)
American patriot (fugitive slave) - first one killed in Bosto…
America's last attempt to make peace with Britain king- King…
an armed man pledged to be ready to fight on a minute's notice
Boston Massacre
British soldiers killed 5 colonists in Boston (March 5, 1770)
Crispus Attucks
American patriot (fugitive slave) - first one killed in Bosto…
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US History (American Revolution)
Boston Massacre
Boston Tea Party
Committees of Correspondence
Common Sense
Definition: Killing of five colonists by the British regulars…
Definition: people threw boxes of tea into the Boston Harbor…
Definition: Political union among the thirteen colonies to go…
Definition: Created by Thomas Paine that was the first work t…
Boston Massacre
Definition: Killing of five colonists by the British regulars…
Boston Tea Party
Definition: people threw boxes of tea into the Boston Harbor…
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2. US History - American Revolution
Enlightenment Ideas
John Locke
Declaration of Independence
Thomas Jefferson
A philosophy that says that all people have certain natural r…
A Enlightenment Philosopher who talked about the right to "li…
A list of reasons for separating from Britain by the American…
Wrote the Declaration of Independence; he was the third presi…
Enlightenment Ideas
A philosophy that says that all people have certain natural r…
John Locke
A Enlightenment Philosopher who talked about the right to "li…
14 terms
US History - American Revolution
Enlightenment Ideas
John Locke
Declaration of Independence
Thomas Jefferson
A philosophy that says that all people have certain natural r…
A Enlightenment Philosopher who talked about the right to "li…
A list of reasons for separating from Britain by the American…
Wrote the Declaration of Independence; he was the third presi…
Enlightenment Ideas
A philosophy that says that all people have certain natural r…
John Locke
A Enlightenment Philosopher who talked about the right to "li…
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People in History American Revolution
Paul Revere
Samuel Adams
William Dawes
George Washington
was a folk hero of the American Revolution that rode to New H…
Started the Committee of Correspondence
American patriot who rode with Paul Revere to warn that the B…
1st President of the United States; commander-in-chief of the…
Paul Revere
was a folk hero of the American Revolution that rode to New H…
Samuel Adams
Started the Committee of Correspondence
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US History - American Revolution
casualty
loyalist
mercenary
blockade
person killed, wounded, or missing in a battle
people who remained loyal to Great Britian
foreign soldiers who fight for pay.
cut off from outside contact
casualty
person killed, wounded, or missing in a battle
loyalist
people who remained loyal to Great Britian
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US History: American Revolution
When did the American Revolution happen?
Why were the British in debt?
How did the British pay off their war…
What was the Proclamation of 1763?
1763-1778
War debt due to the French & Indian War AND ... Pontaicks rebell…
Proclamation of 1763, sugar act, Stamp Act, Quartering Act.
Prohibits Colonists to move West of the Mississippi river
When did the American Revolution happen?
1763-1778
Why were the British in debt?
War debt due to the French & Indian War AND ... Pontaicks rebell…
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US History- American Revolution
King George III
George Washington
John Locke
Maquis de Lafayette
King of Great Britain and Ireland, King during the American R…
First president of the US and the commander-in-chief of the C…
father of classical liberalism influenced the writers of the…
French aristocrat and military officer. He sympathized with t…
King George III
King of Great Britain and Ireland, King during the American R…
George Washington
First president of the US and the commander-in-chief of the C…
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us history american revolution
pennsylvania
new york
new hampshire
massachusetts
pennsylvania
new york
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People in History Colonial and American Revolution
Abigail Adams
John Adams
Wentworth Cheswell
Samuel Adams
-"Remember the ladies" - wife of John Adams
-defended the soldiers of the Boston Massacre -delegate to 1s…
-patriot leader - messenger to the Committee of Safety - help…
- Patriot leader - leader of the Sons of Liberty - participat…
Abigail Adams
-"Remember the ladies" - wife of John Adams
John Adams
-defended the soldiers of the Boston Massacre -delegate to 1s…
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Coble US History - American Revolution
revolution
agriculture
urban
militia
A forcible overthrow of a government or social order for a ne…
farming
Movement of people from rural areas to cities
A military force made up of citizens to help defend a country…
revolution
A forcible overthrow of a government or social order for a ne…
agriculture
farming
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US History - American Revolution Terms
mercantilism
Dominion of New England
Glorious Revolution
Salutary Neglect
system of economics in which the country's ultimate goal is t…
the uniting of the colonies from Maine to New Jersey under on…
Revolution in England that replaced King Charles II with Will…
beneficial or healthy neglect of the colonies by England, in…
mercantilism
system of economics in which the country's ultimate goal is t…
Dominion of New England
the uniting of the colonies from Maine to New Jersey under on…
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US History American Revolution
Proclamation of 1763
Intolerable Acts
Stamp Act
Mercantilism
The Proclamation of 1763 was issued by King George the 3rd in…
A series of acts to punish the colonists of Massachusetts for…
An act by Britain that put tax on any printed products. It wa…
A system that made trade & profit favorable to the mother cou…
Proclamation of 1763
The Proclamation of 1763 was issued by King George the 3rd in…
Intolerable Acts
A series of acts to punish the colonists of Massachusetts for…
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US History-The American Revolution
King George 3rd
Proclamation of 1763
Virginia Resolve
Charles Townshed
new king of England; he made the colonists pay more taxes; he…
a line across the colonies; temporarily stopped westward expa…
"no taxation without representation," introduced by Patrick H…
took over after Marquis, prime minister; created the quarteri…
King George 3rd
new king of England; he made the colonists pay more taxes; he…
Proclamation of 1763
a line across the colonies; temporarily stopped westward expa…
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US History-American Revolution
What was the French and Indian War?
Who won the French and Indian War?
What did the French and Indian War lea…
Who was the American Revolution between?
War fought between France and Great Britain over the Ohio Riv…
The British
The British taxing the colonists to pay for the war
American Colonists and Great Britain
What was the French and Indian War?
War fought between France and Great Britain over the Ohio Riv…
Who won the French and Indian War?
The British
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History American Revolution People
Thomas Paine
Richard Henry Lee
Nathan Hale
Marquis De Lafayette
An Englishman who came to America and wrote a pamplet that ur…
Introduced a resolution to the declaration of independence th…
A Connecticut officer who spied for the Americans against the…
Brought his own French troops over in 1777. Served in the Con…
Thomas Paine
An Englishman who came to America and wrote a pamplet that ur…
Richard Henry Lee
Introduced a resolution to the declaration of independence th…
US History (AP)-American Revolution
French and Indian War
Albany Plan of Union
Navigation Acts
Proclamation of 1763
War fought by France and England on American soil over contro…
Plan proposed by Benjamin Franklin in 1754 that aimed to unit…
Laws that governed trade between England and its colonies. Co…
Prohibited colonists from settling west of the Appalachian Mo…
French and Indian War
War fought by France and England on American soil over contro…
Albany Plan of Union
Plan proposed by Benjamin Franklin in 1754 that aimed to unit…
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US History - The American Revolution
British Generals
Battles of Lexington and Concord
Minutemen
Radical
This category of military personnel includes Howe, Clinton, B…
April 18th, 1775. British troops arrive in Boston and minute…
civilian American militia, mostly made up of farmers, who wer…
A division within the Continental Congress that desires compl…
British Generals
This category of military personnel includes Howe, Clinton, B…
Battles of Lexington and Concord
April 18th, 1775. British troops arrive in Boston and minute…
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History of people in the American Revolution
Nathan hale (1755-1776)
Haym salomon (1740-1785)
Marquis de Lafayette (1757-1838)
Friedrich Von Steuben (1730-1794)
A young conneticut officer hale was captured by british and h…
Was a Jewish financier who aided the fight for independence d…
Was a French aristocrat who fought with the patriots against…
Was a German officer who trained general Washington's troops…
Nathan hale (1755-1776)
A young conneticut officer hale was captured by british and h…
Haym salomon (1740-1785)
Was a Jewish financier who aided the fight for independence d…
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US History American Revolution
French and Indian War 1754
1763 Treaty of Paris
Proclamation of 1763
Stamp Act
(1754-1763) War fought in the colonies between the English an…
Treaty that ended the presence of the French in America. Brit…
A proclamation from the British government which forbade Brit…
1765; law that taxed printed goods, including: playing cards,…
French and Indian War 1754
(1754-1763) War fought in the colonies between the English an…
1763 Treaty of Paris
Treaty that ended the presence of the French in America. Brit…
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VA/US Unit 2: People of the American Revolution
Paul Revere
Benjamin Franklin
Parliament
Soldier at Valley Forge
"The Redcoats are a-coming!" - captured...
"For every...sheet or piece of paper...a stamp duty of three…
"I am sick 0 discontented...poor food - hard lodging - cold w…
Paul Revere
"The Redcoats are a-coming!" - captured...
Benjamin Franklin
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US History- American Revolution
Valley Forge
Thomas Jefferson
Guerrilla Warfare
France
Washington's 1777 and 1778 winter encampment
Writer of the Declaration of Independence
Type of warfare that uses hit and run tactics
Nation which aided the revolution the most
Valley Forge
Washington's 1777 and 1778 winter encampment
Thomas Jefferson
Writer of the Declaration of Independence
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US History : American Revolution
Intolerable Acts
Boston Tea Party
Boycott
Stamp Act Congress
(1774) passed in response to the Boston Tea Party; created a…
(1773) in protest of the Tea Act, a band of colonists went ab…
Refusal to buy a certain product or use a service.
Meeting of delegations from many of the colonies where letter…
Intolerable Acts
(1774) passed in response to the Boston Tea Party; created a…
Boston Tea Party
(1773) in protest of the Tea Act, a band of colonists went ab…
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US History - American Revolution
Three main ideas in the declaration of…
Who wrote the declaration of independe…
The essentials to a revolution?
Stamp Act
-Colonist Rights ... -Complians Agaist the King... -Declaring Their…
Thomas Jefferson
-Big Change... -Ledear... -Political or Social Revolution
A tax on paper. It was to help the British pay off the French…
Three main ideas in the declaration of…
-Colonist Rights ... -Complians Agaist the King... -Declaring Their…
Who wrote the declaration of independe…
Thomas Jefferson
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US History American Revolution
2nd Continental Congress
Ethan Allen
Benedict Arnold
Olive Branch Petition
met in Philadelphia as a response to violence at Lexington an…
led a small American force to capture British strongholds at…
won many key battles for the American cause during the revolu…
written by the Continental Congress after some initial milita…
2nd Continental Congress
met in Philadelphia as a response to violence at Lexington an…
Ethan Allen
led a small American force to capture British strongholds at…
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American Revolution US History
John Locke
French and Indian War
Proclamation of 1763
Stamp Act
English political philosopher whose ideas inspired the Americ…
Part of Seven Years War. Britain and France fought for the po…
Forbade British colonists from settling west of the Appalachi…
Required that all legal or official documents used in the col…
John Locke
English political philosopher whose ideas inspired the Americ…
French and Indian War
Part of Seven Years War. Britain and France fought for the po…
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US HISTORY - AMERICAN REVOLUTION
Great Britain's victory in the French…
The American Revolution
When Parliament passed the Stamp Act
The Currency Act
Created a huge war debt that forced American colonists to pay…
Began with Parliament's attempt to control the colonies' fore…
Without the consent of the colonies, James Otis protested, "T…
Limited the colonies' currency because it did not allow them…
Great Britain's victory in the French…
Created a huge war debt that forced American colonists to pay…
The American Revolution
Began with Parliament's attempt to control the colonies' fore…
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US History- The American Revolution
Causes
Boston Masscre
Thomas Payne's Common Sense
Declaration of Independence
Stamp Act... Sugar Act... Intolerable Acts
March 5, 1770: British soldiers killed 5
Pamphlet convincing colonists to break away from the British.
Inspired by John Locke & Enlightenment.... Colonists stating the…
Causes
Stamp Act... Sugar Act... Intolerable Acts
Boston Masscre
March 5, 1770: British soldiers killed 5
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US History American Revolution
Battle of Bunker Hill
Battle of Lexington and Concord
Battle of Trenton
Hessians
June 16, 1775, north of Boston... Took place on Breeds Hill, ... Br…
April 19, 1775... First battle of the revolutionary war... British…
December, 1776, New Jersey... Washington's troops went cross the…
German soldiers paid to fight for the British
Battle of Bunker Hill
June 16, 1775, north of Boston... Took place on Breeds Hill, ... Br…
Battle of Lexington and Concord
April 19, 1775... First battle of the revolutionary war... British…
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