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The governing body of a nation Government
Boston colonists threw tea into the harbor as a protest against British taxes on tea. Bostonteaparty
A sum of money demanded by a government for its support or for specific facilities or services. Taxes
A formal written request, typically one signed by many people, appealing to authority with respect to a particular cause. Petition
The outcome of signing the Declaration of Independence. America
The state of being free within society. Liberty
A punishment or protest Boycott
Undivided rule or absolute sovereignty by a single person. Monarchy
The fact or state of being independent. Independence
A settler in or inhabitant of a colony. Colonist
They had control over the 13 colonies. British
A person in America who stayed loyal to Britain and the king. Loyalist
An indiscriminate and brutal slaughter of people. Massacre
A nickname for the British soldiers taken from their bright red uniforms. redcoat
An American that wanted independence from Britain. patriot

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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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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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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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CAUSE OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION Crossword

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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

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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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Causes of the American Revolution Crossword

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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

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The Colonial Times Crossword

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British forces Redcoats
a line that prohibited colonists from settling west of the Appalachian Mountains Proclamation of 1763
British Tax on foreign molasses entering the American Colonies Sugar Act
prohibited colonies from issuing paper money, destabilized colonial economy Currency Act
act that required colonist to provide food, lodging, and supplies to the British troops Quartering Act
Redcoats shot at unarmed colonist and ended up killing 5 of them and injured many other. Boston Massacre
act that required colonist to pay taxes on tea, paper, glass, and coloring for paints. Townshed Acts
colonist raided 3 British ships and dumped million dollar worth of tea into the harbor Boston Tea Party
main author of the Declaration of Independence Thomas Jefferson
commander of the Continental Army George Washington
Colonist who remained loyal to Britain and opposed the war for independence. Loyalists
Crops such as tobacco, sugar and cotton raised in large quantities to be sold for profits Cash Crops
a elected group of lawmakers Assembly
a agreement signed by men on aboard the Mayflower that sates that they would govern themselves Mayflower Compacat
belief in the benefits of profitable trading; commercialism. Mercantilism
a skilled worked or manufacturer Artisan
a region/territory governed by another nation Colony
laws that governed trade between England and its colonies Navigation Acts
laws set up by Parliament to punish Massachusetts for its protests against the British Intolerable Acts
Revolutionary leader who wrote the pamphlet Common Sense (1776) Thomas Paine
a colonist who wanted independence from the British Patriot

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Revolutionary War Puzzle Crossword

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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

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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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