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America
Benjamin Franklin
Boston harbor
boycott
Britain
Charles Townshend
King George III
mercy otis warren
Patrick henery
revolutionary war
Samual Adams
stamp act
Tariff
The Daughters of Liberty
townshend act

Causes of the Revolutionary War Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

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

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

The Townshend Acts Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Deborah Sampson
Freedom
Martha Washington
Benjamin Franklin
Samuel Adams
Protest
Boycott
Charles Townshend
Boston Massacre
Boston Tea Party
British
Colonists
Daughters of Liberty
Glass
Lead
Paint
Paper
Sons of Liberty
Taxes
Tea
Townshend Acts

Revolutionary War Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

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

A NEW NATION Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

2ND CONTINENTAL CONGRESS
PATRIOTS
LOYALISTS
GEORGE WASHINGTON
CONTINENTAL ARMY
CONCORD,MASSACHUSETTS
LEXINGTON,MASSACHUSETTS
MINUTEMEN
DECLARATION OF RIGHTS
DELEGATES
FIRST CONTINENTAL CONGRESS
PHILADELPHIA,PENNSYLVANIA
QUARTERING ACT
GREENWICH
WILLIAM FRANKLIN
BOSTON TEA PARTY
BOSTON,MASSACHUSSETS
INPORT
BOYCOTT
TOWNSHEND ACTS
CHARLES TOWNSHEND
REPEALED
STAMP ACT
TAX
13 COLONIES
PARLIAMENT
GREAT BRITIAN

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

Causes of the American Revolution Crossword

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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

The Road to the Revolution Crossword

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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

American Revolution Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

The king of the United Kingdom. King George lll
Who said,”Give me liberty,or give me death.”? Patrick Henery
A secret organization that was created in the 13 American colonies to advance the rights of European colonist and fight taxation by British government. Sons of Liberty
He helped formulate resistance to the Stamp Act and played a vital role in organizing the Boston Tea Party.He was also the cousin of President John Adams. Sam Adams
A runaway slave who was also the first person killed in the Boston Massacre. Crispus Attucks
A Founding Father who served as the second president of the United States from 1797-1801. John Adams
A political writer and a propagandist of the the American Revolution. Mercy Otis Warren
He helped draft the Declaration of Independence and the United States Constitution.He is also know for his investigation into electricity. Ben Franklin
He won his role in history and legend by making his midnight ride to Lexington concord to warn the Patriots there of the British advancing for Boston. Paul Revere
He was an American assessor,auditor,teacher and Revolutionary War veteran in Newmarket,New Hampshire.He was also rode with Paul Revere to warn the patriots that the British were coming. Wentworth Cheswell
An American political leader,military general,statesman,and Founding Father who served the first president of the United States from 1789-1797. George Washington
He authored the two most influential pamphlets at the start of the American Revolution and inspired the patriots in 1776 to declare independence from Great Britain. Thomas Paine
They were the colonists of the British 13 colonies who rejected British rules during the American Revolution and declared the United States of America as and independent nation in July 1776. Patriots
They stayed loyal to the King of England during the American Revolutionary War. Loyalist
Who was the diplomat,lawyer,architect, and Founding Father who served as the 3rd president of the United States? Thomas Jefferson
He expressed his view that the government is obligated to serve the people by protecting life,liberty,and property. John Locke
She was the wife of the second president of the United States,and is also the mother of the 6th president of the United States John Quincy Adams. Abigail Adams
This man was a military officer who fought in the American Revolutionary War,he command American troops into several battles including the Siege of Yorktown. Marrquis de Lafayette
He was an enslaved African-American who served in the Continental Army during the American Revolution under the Marquis de Lafayette. James Armistead

Important People of the American Revolution Crossword

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Crossword
Description

Who was the king of Great Britain and made laws and acts limiting colonists freedom King George III
Who was a founding father of America, and a leader of the American Revolution? Sam Adams
Who was a writer, and wrote against kings and queens? Mercy Otis Warren
Who road with Paul Revere to warn the Americans that the British are coming, was a quarter african american and was a veteran of the war? Wentworth Cheswell
A person who is fully-supportive of their country. Patriot
Who was a leader of the enlightenment and was a philosopher? John Locke
Who is a spainish leader that supplied the americans with weapons? Bernardo de Galvez
Who was the first known naval commander of the american revolution? John Paul Jones
What group were shadow governments that helped get information of where the british were? C of C
Who was an attorney, made the" give me liberty, or give me death speech," wanted indpendence for Virginia and opposed the stamp act Patrick Henry
Colonists who knew war strategies and war tactics, but were also prepared in a minute to fight in case of emergency? Minutemen
Who was the commander of the contenintial army; which drove british troops back to Boston, and became the first president of the U.S.? George Washington
American Colonists who remained loyal to the king. Loyalists
Former first lady, wife of John Adams and was the most documented first lady in that time. Abigail Adams
Immigrant who traded in French loans for cash, he was also a Polish-born businessman. Haym Soloman
Who was an american general for the war and helped plan attacks, but then switched over to the British side? Benedict Arnold
The first meeting of the delegates of the colonies that discussed the coercive acts. 1CC
A secret society that was against taxation and played a major role in the stamp act. Sons of Liberty
Who was the 2nd president of the U.S., a lawyer and author, and believe in republicanism and a strong central government? John Adams
Who was a silversmith, and led the riding of horses to alert americans that the Bristish are coming? Paul Revere
Who was a political activist and at the start of the revolutionary war, wrote pamphlets that became popluar? Thomas Paine
Who helped to write the Declaration of Independence, and was the 3rd president of the U.S. Thomas Jefferson
Who was a military officer for the war, and often switched when French needed support? Marrquis de Lafayette
Who was a slave that fought in the war, and gave them information that wasn't true? James Armistead
A second meeting that discussed the war effort of colonists/Americans. 2CC