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Writer of the Declaration of Independence Thomas Jefferson
King of Great Britain at the time King George III
These people were loyal to the King of England Loyalists
These people were NOT loyal to the King of England Patriots
One of three signers from Georgia; Gwinnett County is named after him Button Gwinnett
Hall County is named after him; One of three people from Georgia who signed the Declaration of Independence Lyman Hall
One of three people who signed the Declaration of Independence from Georgia; Walton county in named after him George Walton
One of Georgia's most famous heroes; killed several British soldiers who demanded that she make dinner for them (Quartering Act) Nancy Hart
Freeborn Mulatto; Credited with saving Elijah Clarke's life; Hit by a British soldier's rifle ball Austin Dabney
Leader of a rebel militia group who defeated 800 British troops at Kettle Creek Elijah Clarke
Date the Declaration of Independence was signed July 4, 1776
Largest signature on the Declaration of Independence; Wanted to show people he wasn't afraid of the king and that this was something that needed to be done John Hancock
How many parts does the Declaration of Independence have? Four
Part 1 of the Declaration of Independence includes: Preamble or Introduction
Part 3 of the Declaration of Independence includes: Grievances
Example of Grievances against the King Imposing Taxes without Consent
An official document that separated the colonies from Great Britain Declaration of Independence
How many people were sent from Georgia to sign the Declaration of Independence? Three
A secret organization that supported independence from Great Britain; John Hancock was a founder of this group Sons of Liberty
Another name for Loyalists; Supported Great Britain; Believed that since Great Britain brought them here, they have a right to govern them Tories

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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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Declaration of Independence Crossword

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colonists who supported the king loyalists
the writer of the Declaration of Independence Thomas Jefferson
colonists who wanted to be independent from England patriots
the first signer of the Declaration of Independence from Georgia Gwinnett
the king of England at the time of the revolutionary war king George
people who lived in the colonies colonists
what the British soldiers were called redcoats
what the colonies called the redcoats lobsters
the first slave to own land Austin Dabney
the law that the colonists had to house British soldiers quartering act
who had the biggest signature on the Declaration of Independence John Hancock
the first act enforced on the colonies stamp act
explains the natural rights of all citizens preamble
the leader of Georgia's militia Elijah Clark
the battle in which Georgia won back Savannah battle of kettle creek
the second signer of the declaration of independence from Georgia Lyman Hall
the last signer of the declaration of independence from Georgia George Walton
to punish the colonists after the Boston tea party intolerable acts
the first constitution in the United States articles of confederation
in this battle Britain took control of Savannah the siege of Savannah

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American Revolution Crossword

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American Colonists who wanted independence, and won it. Patriots
They wanted to remain with Britain, and fought the Patriots. Loyalists
The last name of the one who originally wanted to stay with Britain. After the war he was elected to the Georgia Legislature. Clark
Last name of the slave who fought against the British in the American Revolutionary War. Dabney
This woman was very tall and was best known for killing 6 British soldiers. A county is named after her. NancyHart
The last name of the British born founding father who was a representative of Georgia Continental Congress. Gwinnett
First name of the man who gained independance after helping during the war. He also signed the Declaration of Independence. Lyman
Last name of one of the 3 men who signed the Declaration of Independance. This one was one of the most successful lawyers in Georgia. Walton
The name of the Battle that heppened in Wilkes County where the Patriots defeated a Loyalists Militia force. KettleCreek
This was the 2nd most deadly battle and took place in the Fall of 1779. SiegeOfSavannah
The month and day that the Declaration of Independence was signed. Julyfourth
Imposed a direct tax on the colonies of British America. Prupose was to help pay for troops stationed in North America. StampAct
These were laws passed by the British Parliament in 1774 after the Boston Tea Party IntolerableActs
The French and Indian War was also called _______ Years War. Seven
He is a founding father and legislator who fought in the Battle of Burke County Jail and took part in the 1777 Constitutional Convention. WilliamFew
Last name of the Founder of the University of Georgia and a delegate to the Constitutional Convention. Baldwin
The first ten ammendments is call the _________. BillOfRights
On Jan 2, 1788, This state became the 4th state to ratify the US Constitution. Georgia
After the French and Indian War, the British gained these colonies in North America. France
The main causes of The American Revolution was based on ending all Social and Civic ______________. We all should be equal. inequality

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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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American Revolution and Georgia's Role Crossword

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It was know as the seven years' war french & indian war
A tax on all paper documents in the colonies The stamp act
Punishment of the colonists for the Boston Tea party Intolerable Acts
Required colonists to provide food and housing for British soldiers Quatering Act
American colonist who remained loyal to the British crrown Loyalist
Supporters of the Americans during the Revolutionary War Patriots
Supporters of the British during the Revolutonary War Torries
A Revolutionary war heroine known for her exploits againts Loyalist Nancy Hart
A slave that fought against the British in the Revolutionary War Austin Dabney
An American military officer from Georgia Elijah Clarke
He was Georgia's representative to Continental Congress Button Gwinnette
A representative from Georgia that signed the Declaration of Independence Lyman Hall
Second Chief Executive of Georgia and signer of Declartaion of Independence George Walton
Battle fought in Wilkes County Georgia ; a suprise attack that defeated the British Battle of Kettle Creek
The second the deadliest battle of the Revolutionary War Siege of Savannah
Forbid colonist to settle past a certain point procalmation of 1763

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American Revolution Crossword

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A war caused by disputed lands in the Ohio River Valley also known as the Seven Years War French & Indian War
A prohibition to build any settlements beyond the Appalachian Mountains Proclamation of 1763
An act inforced by the king that put a tax on paper goods to punish the colonist Stamp Act
King George III oder to punish colonist with series of laws called the Coercive Acts. Intolerable Acts
An act that requires colonist to provide housing for British soldiers without compensation Quartering Act
A document that declares the colonies were free from British rule & were now 13 seperate colonies Dec. of Independence
Name of many older colonist who were born in England & were loyal to the "mother county" Loyalists
Another name given to colonist that has the same meaning of loyalist Tories
Name given to settlers who supported independence (also known as "Whigs") Patroits
The second meeting that representatives from the colonies came together and adopted the Declaration of Independence 2nd Contl.Congress
6ft tall woman who killed 1 soldier, wounded another& held at gunpoint 6 British soldiers who damanded that she feed them Nancy Hart
A GA slave who fought alongside the patriots during the Battle of Kettle Creek & was paid for his freedom b/c of his bravery Austin Dabney
A poor farmer who joined Georgia's militia & after their victory he continued to lead frontier men in guerilla war tactics Elijah Clarke
A man was was an important figure in Georgia's politics and was a leader in St. John's Parish Patriot group and signed the Declaration of Independence Button Gwinnett
A man who was a minister & a doctor who also signed the Declaration and was elected governor in 1783 and was a instrumental in founding U.G.A Lyman Hall
A man who was 3rd to sign the Declaration and fough in the was as a patriot colonel & was wounded and captured but released and elected governor of GA George Walton
A Patriot militia surprised attacked the British soldiers and was a big victory for the Pariots Battle of Kettle Creek
Second bloodiest battle of the American revolution, the Patriots attempt to regain control of the city and was a dismal faliure Siege of Savannah

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Studies Weekly Week 4 Crossword

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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

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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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Declaration of Independence Crossword

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Who has the first and the biggest signature on the Declaration of Independence? John Hancock
Who was the oldest person to sign the Declaration of Indepencence? Benjamin Franklin
Who wrote the Preamble? John Adams
Who was the last person to sign the Declaration of Independence? Matthew Thornton
What crime were the signers commit when they signed the Declaration Independence? Treason
How many people signed the Declaration of Independence 56
What year was the Declaration of Independence written? 1776
What was the age difference between the youngest and oldest signer? 44 years
What day celebrates the signing of the Declaration of Independence? July 4
Who wrote everything but the Preamble of the Declaration of Independence? Thomas Jefferson
How many days did it take to write the Declaration of Independence? 17 days
How many grievances were there in the List of Grievances? 27
How many signers were from England? Eight
Who helped write the Declaration of Independence but did not sign it? Robert Livingston
What was the average age of the signers? 45
What state had the most amount of signers? Pennsylvania
What state had the least amount of signers? Rhode Island
What day was the Declaration of Independence actually signed? July 2
What person was the List of Grievances written about? King George
How many colonies were there when the Declaration of Independence was written? 13
How many people who signed the Declaration of Independence became president? 2
What is the name of the opening statement of the Declaration of Independence? Preamble
What future president did not sign the Declaration of Independence? George Washington
Where was the Declaration of Independence signed? Philadelphia
Where was the Declaration of Independence during World War 2? Fort Knox
Who was the only person to live to the 50th anniversary of the signing? Charles Carroll
How many signers died on the 50th anniversary of the signing? Two
What city has the Declaration of Independence been in since December 12. 1952? Washington DC
What city rioted after George Washington read the Declaration of Independence in City Hall? New York City
How many signers were educated at Harvard University? Seven

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The Revolution Crossword

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Georgian that signed the Declaration of Independence Button Gwinnett
Patriot leader who lead the troops battle of kettle creek Elijah Clarke
Is the first______ Congress Continental
Acts issued by the British to punish Massachusetts for the Boston Tea Party Intolerable Acts
Proclimation of 1763
Tax on all legal documents Stamp Act
Bloodiest Hour of the War Siege Of Savannah
Signer of the DOI from Georgia Lyman Hall
Group also called loyalists Tories
Group that wanted Independence from Great Britain Whigs
Royal Governor of Georgia James Wright
A slave who joined the Whigs and was the only black soldier at the battle of Kettle Creek Austin Dabney
Woman known as the "Wauhatchie War Woman" Nancy Heart
Georgia's first Constitution Constitution of 1777
The Articles of___________ was the first national constitution Confederation
Delegates from all states met at the Constitutional________ to revise the Articles of Confederation Convention
The fourth state to approve the constitution Georgia
what created a bicameral legislature The Great Compromise
What needed ratification of nine states The Constitution
where was the constitutional convention held Philadelphia

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