Type
Crossword
Description

What was the act that put tarifs on anything paper? Stamp Act
The act that put tarifs on a sweet. Sugar Act
The event where dozens of tea were thrown into the boston harbor Boston Tea Party
Who was the commander of the US Malitia George Washington
The advantage of knowing the territory: Geographical Advantage
The action of troops staying in your house Quartering
Militia units ready to fight at a short notice Minutemen
The side with strong leadership United States
Weak Leadership Great Britain
The side that supported Britain Loyalists
The side that supported the militia Patriots
The side that wanted out of the war Neutrals
The final battle causing British surrender Battle of Yorktown
The night of boston where soldiers fired on civilians Boston Massacre
The treaty of the end of the war The Treaty of Paris

Revolutionary War Puzzle Crossword

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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

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

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

Unit 1 US history Crossword

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Crossword
Description

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

The Road to the Revolution Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

This act put a tax on paper products. Stamp act
The Boston ____ was a rumble that killed 5 people. massacre
These acts were a result of the Boston tea party. Intolerable
Colonists that wanted to be independent on Britain. Patriots
This act placed a tax on paint. Townshend
Colonists that stayed loyal to the king. Tories
The first of three parts in the deceleration of independence. Preamble
The Georgian ______ fought the Spanish for control of Florida. Militia
This act required that all colonists house and feed the British troops at their own expense. Quartering
King _____ III was the king during the revolutionary war. George
The _____________ war was the start of the road to the revolution. French and indian
The only woman to have a colony named in her honor. Nancy hart
Button _______ one of Georgia's three delegates to sign the deceleration of independence Gwinnett
____________ of 1763 restricted the colonists from settling west of the Appalachian mountians. Proclamation
Lexington and _____ were the first battles of the revolutionary war. Concord

Chapter 4 American Revolutionary War Crossword

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Crossword
Description

this was a negotiation in 1783 which recognized America's Indepedence. The French went bankrupt after helping the U.S. out. This treaty ended the American revolution. I started the French revolution. Treaty of Paris
This was a war between the colonies. The British surrendered. France offered America an alliance. Battle of Saratoga
This was on a Chirtmas night, 1776. Army enlists would expire and everyone woud be offered to enlist again or go home. america crossed Delaware and won two crucial battles over a 10 day span. Battle of Trenton
These are laws passed by the Parliment in 1767. They were designed for indirecty taxing imported goods. This resulted in the development of the house of reprasentatives. Townshends Acts
3 ships were boarded in the Boston harbor and 342 boxes of tea were dumped overboard. This happened because the colonists did not want to pay taxes on the British Tea, on December 16, 1773. It was a protest by the Sons of Liberty. Boston Tea Party
Britains general gage ordered troops to seize control over colonial weapons. The troops come across angry mobs and this started a war. Minute men intercepted the British and engaged in battle. Lexington
g. THis pahmplet was written by Thomas Paine advocatin independence. This was created to break the colonies away from Britain Common Sense
These are American colonists who remained loyal to the British Crown during the American Revolutionary War. They were also called Tories, Royalists, or King's Men. They were in favor of Britain because they were rich. Loyalists
This happened in 1781 under the control of George Washington. It ended October 17th 1981. Its also known as the Seige of Yorktown. Yorktown
This was a runaway slave during the American Revolution. He is known as the casualty of the revolution. He was killed in the Boston Massacre. Crispus Attucks
This was the shelter for the American army during the American War. After being here the army was stronger and better equipped for war. This was in Pennsylvania. Valley Forge

American Revolution crossword puzzle

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Crossword
Description

Knew the British troops were coming Minutemen
Colonists were upset about the decisions that the British government was making on their behalf Boston Tea Party
Violent incident between British soldiers and American colonists The Boston massacre
Movement that reason and science should be used in all areas including, government Enlightenment
Born free and all have natural rights life, liberty and property John Locke
Battle that ended the war? Yorktown
Placed taxes on foreign sugar, attempt to stop smuggling Sugar act
Tax on printed paper( newspapers, almanacs, Pamphlets, etc. Stamp act
Wrote the social contract Jean-jacques
"Common sense" Thomas Paine
Wrote the Declaration of Independence Thomas Jefferson
Or ruling in an earlier case that was similar Precedent
to warn the american rebels of approaching british troops. paul revere
a major battle of revolutionary war,fought in 1777 in northern New York state saratoga
military government involving the suspension of ordinary law. martial law

The War of Independence Crossword

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Crossword
Description

A clash between British soldiers and Boston colonists in 1770, where five colonists were killed Boston Massacre
An increase in prices or decline is purchasing power caused by an increase in the supply of money Inflation
Colonists who supported the British government during the American Revolution Loyalists
Patriot civilian soldiers just before and during the Revolutionary War, ready to fight in a minutes notice Minuteman
Colonists who supported American Independence from Britain Patriots
The selling of goods in short supply at inflated prices Profiteering
The treaty of Paris signed in semptember ended the war and set the western boundary of the United States at what river? Mississippi
In which state is Yorktown Virginia
Which European country supported the American colonists during the Revolutionary War France
Whose concepts did Jefferson draw upon as he drafted the Declaration of Independence John Locke
Who helped to find the sons of Liberty Samuel Adams
What is a belief in the equality of people Egalitarian
France troops blocked the road to which town at Yorktown Williamsburg
Which troops held the position farthest south at Yorktown? American
Who wrote common sense Thomas

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

Causes of Revolution and Revolutionary War Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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