This was placed on rum and sugar.
Name of an event that happened in response to the Tea Act.
A series of legislation that was passed in response to the Boston Tea Party.
Commander in Chief of the American Continental Army.
He drafted the Declaration of Independence.
This was passed in an attempt to establish a monopoly on the sugar market.
The ____ Continental Congress gathered in Philadelphia in 1774.
The Battle of ____ is considered a decisive victory for the Americans.
Signaled the formal end of the war.
The surrender at ____ marked the British defeat.
Written by Thomas Paine.
Against what act did settlers argue, 'no taxation without representation'?
French and Indian War
Proclamation of 1763
Daughters of Liberty
Boston Tea Party
Sons of Liberty
Those who chose to support Britain during the Revolutionary War
Those who supported the war against Britain
1777 British defeat that was a major turning point in the Revolutionary War.
In 1783, the British signed a peace treaty ending the revolutionary war and the 13 colonies became independent.
American patriot, writer, printer, and inventor; persuaded the French to help the colonist.
A delegate at the second continental congress and wrote the Declaration of Independence; 3rd president of the U.S.
Commander of the Continental Army; first president of the U.S.
King of England during the American Revolution
British tax on wills, licenses, and other documents
British taxes in America on items such as glass, paints, and paper
The murder of 5 Bostonians, by British soldiers, protesting against British taxes
Protest by A,ericans in 1773 whereby they threw tea from British ships into the sea
British law that made American companies pay tax on tea but not British ones
Rode through the night to warn the town of Lexington the British were coming
established along the appalachians, which the colonists were not allowed to cross
a law passed by the british government in 1765 that required the payment of a tax
american colonists could'nt buy tea unless it came from a certain place
was passed in parliament after the boston tea party in 1773
a successful colonial american group that consisted of women who displayed their loyalty by participating in boycotts
free black men
were repealed with the exception of the tax on tea
a popular method of protest using propaganda
a series of laws passed by the british in 1774 in an attempt to punsh massachusetts for the boston tea party
a political group made up of american patriots in the north american british colonies
a clash between british troops and townshend people in boston before the revolutuionary war
a group of people that create a settement in a distant land
all the inhabits in a particular town, area, or country
a person under contact to work for another person
an area of land in the rulers control
Committes of correspond
Battle of Trenton
Boston Tea Party
Treaty of Paris
Benjamin Franklin helped write what?
What act set duties, or taxes, on molasses and sugar
What minister asked parliament to tax colonist?
In which people refuse to buy certain goods
What act was passed in march 1765?
These groups sometimes used violence to frighten tax collectors
What act was passed in June 1767
These special forms allowed tax collectors to search for smuggled goods.
What act was passed in 1773?
Dumped 342 tea chests into Boston Harbor
What act was passed in 1774?
What was signed in 1763 to end the war?
Thinly populated frontier area between the coastal settlements and the Appalachian mountains
What began in May of 1763?
Who issued the Proclamation of 1763?
Published the Common Sense
Englands name for the French and Indian War
Tax on all sugar prodects including molasses
To house british troops and take care of them
Required colonists to buy special tax stamps for all kinds of products
Taxed glass, lead, paint, paper and tea
Tension between colonists and red coats peaked and a fight broke out
Allowed british east india company to sell tea directly to the colonists
Protest against the Tea Act
Kings response to the Boston Tea Party
served as Commander-in-Chief of the Continental Army
King of England
Rode the midnight ride
Author of the Declaration of Independence
First person to be killed in the Boston Massacre
Knew the British troops were coming
Colonists were upset about the decisions that the British government was making on their behalf
Violent incident between British soldiers and American colonists
Movement that reason and science should be used in all areas including, government
Born free and all have natural rights life, liberty and property
Battle that ended the war?
Placed taxes on foreign sugar, attempt to stop smuggling
Tax on printed paper( newspapers, almanacs, Pamphlets, etc.
Wrote the social contract
Wrote the Declaration of Independence
Or ruling in an earlier case that was similar
to warn the american rebels of approaching british troops.
a major battle of revolutionary war,fought in 1777 in northern New York state
military government involving the suspension of ordinary law.
September 1774, delegates from twelve colonies sent representatives to Philadelphia to discuss a response to the Intolerable Acts.
American colonists who fought for independence from Great Britain during the Revolutionary War.
Members of a militia during the American Revolution who could be ready to fight in sixty seconds.
British soldiers who fought against the colonists in the American Revolution; so called because of their bright red uniforms.
A convention of delegates from the Thirteen Colonies that started meeting in the summer of 1775, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, soon after warfare in the American Revolutionary War had begun.
U.S. army led by George Washington.
1765, A tax that the British Parliament placed on newspapers and official documents sold in the American Colonies.
British soldiers fired into a crowd of colonists who were teasing and taunting them. Five colonists were killed. The colonists blamed the British and the Sons of Liberty and used this incident as an excuse to promote the Revolution.
Law passed by Parliament in the early 1770's stating that only the East India Company, a British business, could sell tea to the 13 colonies.
The dumping of 342 chests of tea into Boston Harbor by colonists in 1773 to protest the Tea Act.
A series of laws set up by Parliament to punish Massachusetts for its protests against the British.
Commander of the Continental Army in the Revolutionary War.
Traitor of Patriots and joined British.
Place where Washington's army spent the winter of 1777-1778, a 4th of troops died here from disease and malnutrition, Steuben comes and trains troops.
a war between France and England that erupted in 1754 in North America
ended 7 Year War/French and Indian War with Brit victory.
aw forbidding English colonists to settle west of the Appalachian Mountains.
law that taxed printed goods
series of laws passed in 1774
incident in 1770 in which British troops fired on and killed american colonists
Protest led by Sons of Liberty against the Tea Act of 1773
Groups of Patriots who worked to oppose British rule
groups of American women patriots who wove cloth to replace boycotted British goods.
author of Common Sense
pamphlet designed by Paine to convince colonists to secede from Britain
written by thomas jefferson
secured the help of the French during the Revolutionary War.
Delegates to the Second ____ _____ signed the Declaration of Independence.
To refuse to buy or use something as a means of protest
These people couldn't make a profit on their smuggled tea.
Great Britian repealed all the taxes on imports except for the one on ____.
Port that was closed as a result of the Coercive Acts.
These kinds of goods were being taxed by Britain.
Man who wrote the Declaration of Independence.
British soldiers were ____ in private homes after the Tea Party.
What the acts passed by Britain after the Boston Tea Party were called in America
Name of the company that was the only legal source of tea.
The protestors dumped 342 ____ of tea into Boston harbor
Man who organized the Boston Tea Party.
One of the first battles of the American Revolution
Richard Henry Lee proposed that the colonies should be "free and ____ states."
The Sons of ____ were a patriot group that participated in the Boston Tea Party