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Patuxet man who assisted the pilgrims after their first winter Squanto
Commander in chief of continental army during the American Revolution George Washington
Political protest by sons of Liberty. Protested British taxes Boston tea party
Civilian colonists who independently formed militia Minutemen
Revenue from American colonies by having them put stamps on almost all printed goods Stamp act
Person who vigorously supports their country and are prepared to defend it Patriots
American citizens who remained loyal to the british Loyalists
First military engagement of the revolutionary war Lexington and concord
First permanent English settlement Jamestown
Place of the siege of Boston during revolutionary war Bunker hill
A person who travels to a sacred place for religious reasons Pilgrim
A group of English Protestants who sought to rid all Roman Catholic practices Puritan
Imposed taxes on glass, lead, paints, paper and tea Townshend acts
Incident in which British armed soldiers killed 5 male civilians and injured 6 others Boston massacre
Secret society formed to protect the rights of colonists and fight taxation from parliament Sons of Liberty
Shipping goods from Britain to west Africa for slaves, then slaves go to West Indies for sugar, rum, etc. then back to Britain Triangular trade

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American Revolution Crossword Puzzle

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the overthrow of a government but those who are governed REVOLUTION
fees for the support of government required to be paid by people and businesses TAXES
the quality of being just or fair JUSTICE
freedom of choice LIBERTY
to attack from a place or hiding AMBUSH
a general and progressive increase in prices INFLATION
troops trained to fight on horseback CAVALRY
American colonists who remained loyal to Britain and opposed the war for independence LOYALISTS
American colonists who fought for independence from Great Britain during the Revolutionary War PATRIOTS
An American politician and soldier who served. as the first President of the United States from 1789 to 1797 and was one of the Founding Fathers of the United States GEORGE WASHINGTON
this battle was fought on June 17, 1775, during the Siege of Boston in the early stages of the American Revolutionary War battle of bunker hill
an armed conflict between Great Britain and thirteen of its North American colonies that after onset of the war was declared independence as the United States American Revolutionary War
a political protest but the Sons of Liberty in Boston on Dec. 16, 1773. The demonstrators, some disguised as Native Americans, in defiance of the Teach of May 10, 1773, destroyed and entire shipment of tea sent by the East India Company. They boarded the ships and threw the chests. of tea into Boston Harbor. The British government responded harshly and the episode escalated into the American Revolution. Boston Tea Party
a group of British colonies on the east coast of North America founded in the 17th and 18th centuries that declared independence in 1776 and formed the United States. Thirteen Colonies
a British Army officer who rose to become Commander-in-Chief of British forces during the American war of Independence also known as the American Revolutionary War. William Howe

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American Revolution Crossword

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Those who chose to support Britain during the Revolutionary War Loyalists
Those who supported the war against Britain Patriots
1777 British defeat that was a major turning point in the Revolutionary War. Battle of Saratoga
In 1783, the British signed a peace treaty ending the revolutionary war and the 13 colonies became independent. Treaty Of Paris
American patriot, writer, printer, and inventor; persuaded the French to help the colonist. Benjamin Franklin
A delegate at the second continental congress and wrote the Declaration of Independence; 3rd president of the U.S. Thomas Jefferson
Commander of the Continental Army; first president of the U.S. George Washingtom
King of England during the American Revolution King George III
British tax on wills, licenses, and other documents Stamp Act
British taxes in America on items such as glass, paints, and paper Townshend Acts
The murder of 5 Bostonians, by British soldiers, protesting against British taxes Boston Massacre
Protest by A,ericans in 1773 whereby they threw tea from British ships into the sea Boston Tea Party
British law that made American companies pay tax on tea but not British ones Tea Act
Rode through the night to warn the town of Lexington the British were coming Paul Revere

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Revolutionary War Crossword Puzzle

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Published the Common Sense ThomasPaine
Englands name for the French and Indian War The Seven Years War
Tax on all sugar prodects including molasses Sugar Act
To house british troops and take care of them Quartering Act
Required colonists to buy special tax stamps for all kinds of products Stamp Act
Taxed glass, lead, paint, paper and tea Townshend Act
Tension between colonists and red coats peaked and a fight broke out Boston Massacre
Allowed british east india company to sell tea directly to the colonists Tea Act
Protest against the Tea Act Boston Tea party
Kings response to the Boston Tea Party intolerable acts
served as Commander-in-Chief of the Continental Army George Washington
King of England King George III
Rode the midnight ride Paul Revere
Author of the Declaration of Independence Thomas Jefferson
First person to be killed in the Boston Massacre Krispus Attucks

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Causes of Revolution and Revolutionary War Crossword

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a war between France and England that erupted in 1754 in North America French and Indian War
ended 7 Year War/French and Indian War with Brit victory. Treaty of 1763
aw forbidding English colonists to settle west of the Appalachian Mountains. Proclamation of 1763
law that taxed printed goods Stamp Act
series of laws passed in 1774 Intolerable Acts
incident in 1770 in which British troops fired on and killed american colonists boston massacre
Protest led by Sons of Liberty against the Tea Act of 1773 Boston Tea Party
Groups of Patriots who worked to oppose British rule Sons Of Liberty
groups of American women patriots who wove cloth to replace boycotted British goods. Daughters Of Liberty
author of Common Sense Thomas Paine
pamphlet designed by Paine to convince colonists to secede from Britain Common Sense
written by thomas jefferson Declaration of Independence
secured the help of the French during the Revolutionary War. Benjamin Franklin

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ROAD TO REVOLUTION Crossword

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Given up ABDICATED
Accept without protest ACQUIESCE
Not limited by law. ARBITRARY
Cannons and large guns. ARTILLERY
Refusal to buy goods BOYCOTT
Fair, impartial CANDID
The name of the American army. CONTINENTALARMY
Violent disturbances. CONVULSION
Ruled by a tyrant with absolute power DESPOTISM
Rebellions at home. domestic
provided ENDOWED
Leader of green mountain boys who helped capture fort Ticonderoga. ETHANALLEN
King of England during American revolution. KINGGEORGE
Colonists who were loyal to Britain. LOYALISTS
A force of armed civilians who pledged to defend their colony. MILITIA
Colonists who could be ready to fight at a minutes notice MINUTEMEN
Colonists who supported the colonial rebels PATRIOT
A patriot who warned colonists about British movements. PAULREVERE
Dishonesty, disloyalty PERFIDY
Housing or giving lodging to. QUARTERING
Moral uprightness. RECTITUDE
Founder of the sons of liberty. SAMUELADAMS
British tax on imported sugar and molasses. SUGARACT
Term TENURE
Writer of the declaration of independence. THOMASJEFFERSON

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Revolutionary War Crossword

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Series of 1767 laws that placed new taxes on glass, lead, paints, paper and tea. Townshend Act
The British government that passed unfair laws and taxes. Parliament
The British soldiers that fought the colonists. Redcoats
The list of freedoms that all Americans have a right to enjoy. Bill of Rights
The American people who fought the British soldiers. Colonists
The big protest against the tea tax. Boston Tea Party
One of the main delegates of Masschusetts John Adams
The gang of colonists who punished those who disobeyed the British boycott. Sons of Liberty
A ban (meaning to stop) buying or using something from another country or business. Boycott
The night that the colonists got into a snowball fight with the British soldiers who fought back by killing five colonists. Boston Massacre
The man who gave the speech that said, "give me liberty or give me death!" Patrick Henry
Unfair laws that the British forced on the colonists. Acts
The one colony that was not ready to get rid of the British rule. Georgia
The type of torture the Sons of Liberty used. Tar and Feathers
The city where all the colony representatives came to sign the Declaration of Independence. Philadelphia

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Causes of the Revolutionary War Word Search

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French and Indian War
Proclamation of 1763
Parliament
representation
Stamp Act
stamp agents
taxes
Townshend Acts
tariffs
Tea Act
Boston Massacre
Boston Tea Party
Intolerable Acts
taxation
boycotts
Sons of Liberty
protests
Daughters of Liberty

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The Revolutionary War Crossword

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September 1774, delegates from twelve colonies sent representatives to Philadelphia to discuss a response to the Intolerable Acts. First Continental Congress
American colonists who fought for independence from Great Britain during the Revolutionary War. Patriots
Members of a militia during the American Revolution who could be ready to fight in sixty seconds. Minutemen
British soldiers who fought against the colonists in the American Revolution; so called because of their bright red uniforms. Redcoats
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. Second Continental Congress
U.S. army led by George Washington. Continental Army
1765, A tax that the British Parliament placed on newspapers and official documents sold in the American Colonies. Stamp Act
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. Boston Massacre
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. Tea Act
The dumping of 342 chests of tea into Boston Harbor by colonists in 1773 to protest the Tea Act. Boston Tea Party
A series of laws set up by Parliament to punish Massachusetts for its protests against the British. Intolerable Acts
Commander of the Continental Army in the Revolutionary War. George Washington
Traitor of Patriots and joined British. Benedict Arnold
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. Valley Forge

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Road To Revolution Crossword

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established along the appalachians, which the colonists were not allowed to cross Proclamation
a law passed by the british government in 1765 that required the payment of a tax stamp act
american colonists could'nt buy tea unless it came from a certain place tea act
was passed in parliament after the boston tea party in 1773 quartering act
a successful colonial american group that consisted of women who displayed their loyalty by participating in boycotts daughters of liberty
free black men crispus attucks
were repealed with the exception of the tax on tea townshend acts
a popular method of protest using propaganda boycott
a series of laws passed by the british in 1774 in an attempt to punsh massachusetts for the boston tea party intolerable acts
a political group made up of american patriots in the north american british colonies sons of liberty
a clash between british troops and townshend people in boston before the revolutuionary war boston massacre
a group of people that create a settement in a distant land colonies
all the inhabits in a particular town, area, or country population
a person under contact to work for another person indentured servant
an area of land in the rulers control territory

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Boston Tea Party Crossword

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Delegates to the Second ____ _____ signed the Declaration of Independence. Continental Congress
To refuse to buy or use something as a means of protest boycott
These people couldn't make a profit on their smuggled tea. merchants
Great Britian repealed all the taxes on imports except for the one on ____. tea
Port that was closed as a result of the Coercive Acts. Boston
These kinds of goods were being taxed by Britain. imported
Man who wrote the Declaration of Independence. Thomas Jefferson
British soldiers were ____ in private homes after the Tea Party. quartered
What the acts passed by Britain after the Boston Tea Party were called in America intolerable acts
Name of the company that was the only legal source of tea. East India
The protestors dumped 342 ____ of tea into Boston harbor chests
Man who organized the Boston Tea Party. Samuel Adams
One of the first battles of the American Revolution Lexington
Richard Henry Lee proposed that the colonies should be "free and ____ states." independent
The Sons of ____ were a patriot group that participated in the Boston Tea Party Liberty

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