Type
Crossword
Description

______ are basically loyalist. Allies
_______ are settlements. Colonies
_____ _______ are the people that lived in North America first. First Nations
______ _________ was a general that was also a patriot. General Washington
The people that migrated to Canada during the American Revolution are called _________. Immigrants
The _______ were people that were still loyal to the England Empire during the American Revolution. Loyalists
______ is being loyal to something or someone. Loyalty
_________ is the process the refugees went through while going to Canada. Migration
The ______ people were neither allies or enemies. Neutral
___________ is the name of the new land England claimed. New England
The British tried making the Acadians swear to an ____. Oath
________ started the American Revolution. Patriots
The loyalist in the thirteen colonies were considered ______. Rebels
The loyalist that were forced to move due to the American Revolution are known as ________. Refugees
The American Revolution is known as a __________. Revolution
The people who settled in Canada are known as ________. Settlers
The ___ _______ is a group of indigenous tribes. Six Nations
___ was how the British government got money. Tax
___ was the beverage the British liked. Tea

American Revolution Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

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

ROAD TO REVOLUTION Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Revolutionary War Puzzle Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

In 1783, an agreement was made between the US and Great Britain. It ended the Revolutionary War and recognized American independence. Treaty of Paris
This was a pamphlet written by Thomas Paine. It gave the Thirteen Colonies independence from Great Britain. commonsense
This was a series of acts passed in the beginning of 1767. It was passed by the Parliament of Great Britain relating to the British colonies in North America. townshendacts
This was put in place to help the British East India Company. It allowed them to ship their tea to North America. teaact1773
These laws were passed after the Boston Tea Party. They were a punishment for the colonists who threw tea into the Boston Harbor. intolerableacts
This is a group of men were self trained in weaponry and tactics. They joined together to form militia during the war. minutemen
This person was born in Massachusettes in 1723. He is known for being the first death of the Boston Massacre. crispusattucks
This man had many talents such as engraver and silversmith. He is best known for letting militia know that the British troops were coming. paulrevere
George Washington's army spent their winter months at this camp. Many died here from starvation and disease, but they left stronger. valleyforge
This was a group of colonists who secretly formed a group. They wanted to protect the rights of the colonists. sonsofliberty
This act,passed in 1756, let British parliament to collect money from colonists. They put a tax on newspapers and commercial documents. stampact
This is a military government involving the ending of ordinary law. martiallaws
This woman fought in the battle of Monmouth. Many think her story is folklore. mollypitcher
This person was a polish commander who fought in the American Revolution. We celebrate him the first Monday in March. casmirpulaski
All people are created equal. All people deserve the same rights and opportunities. egalitarianism
These people stayed loyal to the British crown. They were against the Revolution. loyalists
This group of people were against the British. They wanted to gain their independence from Britain. Patriots
This was the first battle of the Revolutionary War. Although the colonials lost, they did great and their confidence was lifted. battleofbunkerhill

Causes of the American Revolution Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

They were meant to punish the American colonists for the Boston Tea Party and other protests. Intolerable Acts
American colonists who remained loyal to the British Crown during the American Revolutionary War Loyalists
An attempt to prevent the colonists from going west and passed the Appalachian Mountains. Proclamation of 1763
The YEAR the thirteen colonies claimed their independence from England, an event which eventually led to the formation of the United States. 1776
Those colonists of the Thirteen Colonies who rebelled against British control during the American Revolution and in July 1776 declared the United States of America an independent nation. Patriot
an act of the British Parliament in 1765 that exacted revenue from the American colonies by imposing a stamp duty on newspapers and legal and commercial documents. Stamp Act
The shot heard 'round the world, what marked the beginning of the Revolutionary War. Lexington and Concord
Who said, "We hold these truths to be self-evident that all men are created equal..." Thomas Jefferson
Who said, "Give me liberty or give me death!" Patrick Henry
Writer who believed in a natural right to life, liberty, and pursuit of happiness. He also said government is a "social contract," that should be overthrown if it is oppressing it's people. John Locke
As a result of the Stamp Act, the colonists stopped purchasing British goods. Boycott
A British outcome of the French and Indian War. Debt
Life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness. Unalienable rights
Leader of the Sons of Liberty Sam Adams
King of England during the American Revolution King George III
First to die in the Boston Massacre—African American patriot Crispus Attucks

Studies Weekly Week 4 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

mountain range in the Proclamation of 1763 Appalachian
one who stayed true to the King of England loyalists
places to live quarters
one who wanted the colonies to become an independent country patriot
to convince persuade
branch of British government that made laws Parliament
volunteer army militia
murder of people who cannot defend themselves massacre
Great Britain's foe in 1754 war France
defended British soldiers after the Boston Massacre: John ____________ Adams

CAUSE OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

6’’ RED HEAD KNOWN AS THE “WAUHATCHIE WAR WOMAN” NANCY HART
SLAVE WHO JOINED THE WHIGS AUSTIN DABNEY
MERCHANT AND OWN PLANTATION WHO BECAME AN IMPORTANT EARLY GA STATES MAN BUTTON GWINNETT
HERO OF THE BATTLE OF KETTLE CREEK ELIJAH CLARK
MOST IMPORTANT REVOLUTIONARY WAR BATTLE FOUGHT IN GEORGIA BECAUSE IT PREVENTED THE BRITISH FROM GAINING CONTROL OF THE BACK COUNTRY BATTLE OF KETTLE CREEK
2ND BLOODINESS BATTLE OF THE REVOLUTIONARY WAR SIEGE OF SAVANNAH
SEVEN YEAR WAR FRENCH & INDIAN WAR
An attempt to prevent the colonists from going west and passed the Appalachian Mountains. PROCLAMATION OF 1763
British put taxes on the thing in America STAMP ACT
They were meant to punish the American colonists for the Boston Tea Party and other protests. INTOLERABLE ACT
Outlining the locations and conditions in which British soldiers are to find room and board in the American colonies. QUARTERING ACT
Signed the declaration of independence for Georgia. GEORGE WALTON
One of Georgia’s signers OF THE declaration of independence LYMAN HALL
Managed the Colonial war effort and moved incrementally towards independence, adopting the United States Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776. SECOND CONTINENTAL CONGRESS
is the statement that adopted by the 2nd continental congress meeting at the Pennsylvania state house in Philadelphia on the 4th of July in 1776 DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE
American colonists who remained loyal to the British Crown during the American Revolutionary War LOYALISTS
Most of Georgia TORIES
Those colonists of the Thirteen Colonies who rebelled against British control during the American Revolution and in July 1776 declared the United States of America an independent nation. PATRIOTS

American Revolution Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Causes of the American Revolution Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Who Won the Battle of Kettle Creek Elijah Clark
One of the founding fathers Button Gwinett
Rebel Heroine Nancy
slave that fought with the whigs Austin Dabney
encounter of the American Revolutionary War in 1779 Siege of Savannah
comprised the North American theater of the worldwide Seven Years' War of 1756–63. French and Indian war
was issued October 7, 1763, by King George III following Great Britain's acquisition of French territory in North America Proclamation of 1763
Passed by the British Parliament on March 22, 1765. Stamp Act
harsh laws passed by the British Parliament in 1774. Intolerable Acts
name given to a minimum of two Acts of British Parliament in the local governments of the American colonies Quartering Act
signed the United States Declaration of Independence as a representative of Georgia and also served as the second Chief Executive of Georgia George Walton
Hall County is named after him Lyman Hall
managed the Colonial war effort and moved incrementally towards independence, adopting the United States Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776. Second Continental Congress
eclaration of statehood is an assertion by a defined territory that it is independent and constitutes a state. Declaration of independence
American colonists who remained loyal to the British Crown during the American Revolutionary War. Loyalists
Conservative Party Tories
Fought for american rights Patriots

American Revolution Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

who were those colonists of the Thirteen Colonies who rebelled against British control during the American Revolution? Patriots
who were American colonists who remained loyal to the British Crown during the American Revolutionary War loyalists
what is cruel and oppressive government or rule. tyanny
what is a tariff or tax imposed on goods when transported across international borders? custom duty
what is power and influence over others. Inflation
what was a series of commercial restrictions adopted by American colonists to protest British revenue policies prior to the American Revolution NonImportation
what's the act of the British Parliament in 1756 that exacted revenue from the American colonies by imposing a stamp duty on newspapers and legal and commercial documents StampAct
what was the series of acts passed – beginning in 1767 – by the Parliament of Great Britain relating to the British colonies in North America TownshendActs
what was an organization of American colonists that was created in the Thirteen American Colonies? SonsOfLiberty
A military force that is raised from the civil population to supplement a regular army in an emergency? militia
What is a written order issued by a court instructing a law enforcement official, such as a sheriff or a tax collector, to perform a certain task? WritofAssistance
A series of military engagements between Britain and France in North America FrenchAndIndianWar
what are colonists toward British troops quartered in the city, in which the troops fired on the mob and killed several people? BostonMassacre
power and influence over others. Dominance

The American Revolution war pt.2 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Gathering of representatives from12 of the 13 colonies Continetal congress
Fight at a minutes notice Minuteman
British retreated to Boston Lexington and concord
Boycott English goods First contiental
Believed in independence from England Patriot
Remains loyal to British government Loyalist
To side neither Neutral
Writings helped to stir colonist desire for independence John Locke
Individuals are free and equal Natural rights
Government to protect their natural rights Social contract
Governments power originates with people Right to change
Born in England in 1737 Thoms Paine
Immigrated to America in 1774 Thomas Paine
While colonist were engaged in an open rebellion January 1776
Produced a 48 page bocket known as common sense Paine
matter of natural law First passage
All men are equal Second passage
People yield their poet to government Third passage
Threatens the natural rights Forth passage
Eleminate any doubt the history of abuse Fith passage
Relationships with the people of England Sixth passage
Colonies are free and independent from England Seventh passage
Britain gained the security of its NA colonies Good news
British gained the Native American tribe Bad news
Began to building forts though out the Ohio river valley French
Out numbered the French population British colonist