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what war did the shot heard round the world start american revolution
what battle did the shot heard round the world take place lexington and concrod
who wrote common sense thomas paine
who imforemed britian of the colonists desire for freedom dEclaration od independence
who name is the first person who signature for being the first to sign the declartionof independence john hancock
what patriot said give me liberty or give me death patrick henry
when did the battle of bunker hill actually took place breeds hill
who betrayed the his county after the batlle of scartage bendick armold
a law making assembly assembly
what year did the boston tea party take place 1773
a memeber of elected assmebly delagate
liberty freedom
to widraw or cancel repeal
written request signed by many people petiotion

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

Boston Tea Party Crossword

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Crossword
Description

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

BATTLES AMERICAN REVOLUTION Crossword

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Description

PATRIOTS FOUGHT LOYALIST GREAT BRITIAN
SEA OF RED LEXINGTON AND CONCORD
PLANNED A RAID FORT TICONDEROGA
STOPPED THE BRITISH NOT ONCE BUT TWICE PATRIOTS
WHAT ARE CANNONS AND OTHER LARGE GUNS CALLED ARTILERY
WHAT ISLAND DID A HEAVY WET FOG ROLLED OVER LONG ISLAND
WHAT BATTLE HAD ICY RIVERS, RAINING AND SNOWING TRENTON
WHO HAD SHARPSHOOTERS HIDDEN IN THE WOODS SARATOGA
WHO LOST ABOUT 600 MEN ON 9/19/1977 RED COATS
WHAT WAS THE TURNING POINT OF THE WAR SARATOGA
WHO GAVE CHASE EASILY TAKING OVER THE PATRIOTS BATTLES OF CAMDEN
WHO WORE THE BRITISH DOWN CONTINENTALS
WHO WON THE BATTLE AFTER TWO HOURS OF FIGHTING BRITISH
WAR LEFT A LARGE DEBT GREAT BRITIAN
2,200 BRITISH SOLDIERS ATTACKED BUNKER HILL

CHAPTER 7 CROSSWORD PUZZLE

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Crossword
Description

leader of the American Revolution and served as the second U.S. president John Adams
considered to be the author of the declaration of independence Thomas Jefferson
Famous for the quote "Give me death or give me liberty!" Patrick Henry
Name of the army George Washington led Continental Army
What document did the British use to enlist the help of colonial slaves by promising them freedom if they fought for the British? Lord Dunmore Proclamation
Who were hired German mercenaries fighting for the British? Hessians
By launching a surprise attack against the Hessians, the Patriots were able to win what battle Battle of Trenton
What Patriot victory marked the turning point of the Revolutionary War? Battle of Saratoga
What foreigner helped turn the Continental Army into a well trained group of soldiers? Friedrich von Steuben
last major conflict of the Revolutionary War Battle of Yorktown
a hired soldier mercenary
to leave without permission or intent to come back desert
when it takes more and more money to buy the same amount of goods inflation
a measure to keep ships from entering or leaving a harbor blockade
a privately owned ship outfitted with weapons privateer
to suffer or experience sustain
an attempt to force surrender by blocking the movement of people or goods into or out of a place siege
to approve officially ratify
an attack in which the attacker hides and surprises the enemy ambush
to move transfer

Bill of Rights Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

due process of law
bill of rights
eminent domain
censor
search and seizure
freedom of the press
freedom of petition
freedom of assembly
criminal trial
civil trial
slander
libel
liberty
incriminate
case studies
freedom of speech
principal
double jeopardy
repeal
amendment

Battle of Lexington and Concord Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

M________ had been storing arms outside of Boston. Minutemen
General T_____ G___ sends British troops to take arms. General Thomas Gage
Rides horse to warn Colonists that the Redcoats are coming. Paul Revere
There was a ________ in the town commons. Standoff
There was a unknown shot that started the Battles of L________ and C______ Battles Lexington and Concord
They called the shot from the unknown shooter "The S____ H____ A______ T__ W____". The Shot Heard Around The World
This was the battle for I__________. Independence
The Battles of Lexington and Concord were the first military encounter of the A_______ R__________ W__ American Revolutionary War
A group of soldiers. Troops
An original settler or founder of a colony. Colonist

Athens and Sparta Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Which empire took control of Athens? Roman
Spartian warriors were known for their skill and ___ Bravery
How many kings ruled the city of Sparta? Two
Athens was a powerful ___ citystate
Building this structure was an achievement in Athens Parthenon
8,000 of these ruled over 10,000 slaves sparties
Women in Athens had lots of ___ freedom
The Assembly met on top of this hill pnyx
How many social classes did Athens have? four
What was the lowest social class in Athens? slaves
Athens had four of these around their city mountains
What class were the farmers in in Sparta? Helots
A famous philosopher in Athens Socrates
At what age were boys in Sparta taken from their parents and trained for warfare? seven
Athens had this type of government democracy
What did Sparta do early on to the land around them Conquered
Who was the king who helped Sparta defeat Troy? Menelaus
What was the name of the middle class in Sparta? perioeci
War between Athens and Sparta peloponnesian
This caused lots of people in Athens to become sick and die plague

Bill of Rights Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A trail determined by your peers. Trail by jury
A group of people gathering in one place for a common purpose; meeting Assembly
U.S. citizens have the right to a fair and speedy trail Amendment six
Weapons (Guns) Arms
Formal written request Petition
Faith; Belief Religion
Feedom of Speech, Religion, Petition, Assembly and Press Amendment one
U.S. citizens have a right to trail by jury Amendment seven
The central government of a federation Federal Government
U.S. citizens have the right to bear arms Amendment two
The persecution of a person twice for the same offense Double Jeopardy
Freedom; Independence Liberty
reasonable "cause" to arrest someone Probable cause
A person's personal belongings Property
U.S. citizens may have rights not listed in the constitution Amendment nine
penalize; a form of disciplining someone Punishment
The government may not force U.S. citizens to shelter soldiers in their homes amendment three
Excessive bail shall not be required, nor excessive fines imposed, nor cruel and unusual punishments inflicted amendment eight
The powers not delegated to the United States by the Constitution, nor prohibited by it to the States, are reserved to the States respectively, or to the people amendment ten
Residence home

Foundations of American Government Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

First English settlement in North America Jowntown
Any of the patriotic societies, originally secret, that opposed the Stamp Act and thereafter supported moves for American Independence sons of Liberty
A group of London merchants Virginia Company
Provided investors partial ownership and a share in future profits Joint-Stock Company
Supporters of the constitution Federalists
He was a planter, a lawyer, and a republican Thomas Jefferson
Those who opposed ratification of the constitution Anti-Federalists
Was a German American printer and journalist in New York City John Peter Zenger
Freedoms people posses relating to life, liberty, and property Natural Rights
The first legislative assembly in the American Colonies House of Burgees
An agreement among people in a society with a government Social Contract
An unsuccessful uprising by frontiers men in Virginia in1676 Bacon's Rebellion
Pattern of trade that developed in colonial times among the Americas, Africa, and Europe Triangle Trade
The theory that a country should sell more goods to other countries than it buys Mercantilism
The part of the Atlantic Ocean between the West Coast of Africa and the West Indies Middle Passage
A written plan for government that 41 men aboard the Mayflower signed Mayflower Compact
The "great charter" of English liberties, formed by king John by the English barons and sealed at Runnymede Magna Carta
Was an English-American political activist, philosopher, political theorist, and revolutionary Thomas Paine
He was king of Great Britain and Ireland King George iii

Westward Expansion Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Who was the person responsible for and signed the Indian Removal Act? Andrew Jackson
What was the journey that the Cherokee people took because of the Indian removal policy called? Trail of Tears
Which battle was the most important for Texas to gain independence, it was a Francisan mission? Battle of the Alamo
Who was the general and dictator of Mexico during the battles for Texas independence? Santa Ana
Who was the United States's president during the Mexican American War? James Polk
This term means, the belief that it is America's obvious fate to move west. Manifest destiny
What was a popular slogan said by John K. Polk when he was ready to go to war against a territory? 50/40 or fight
This trail was the safest and most effective trail for going west. It's a very popular trail. Oregon Trail
This compromise made it possible for people to still own slaves in Washington DC. Compromise of 1850
Who was known as the, "Great Compromiser?" Henry Clay
Who's idea was it to build a railroad from Chicago to San Fransico? Stephen A. Douglas
This term is the political belief that the people who lived in the region should should vote and decide on the nature of their government themselves. Popular sovereignty