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The goal for a country to increase it’s wealth and become self sufficient. Mercantilism
This act was out in place to restrict the problem of colonial trade. Navigation
England’s form of government. (Also invited William and Mary to rule) Parliament
These are crops that brought great wealth. Cash
This law made in 1662 that made slavery be passed down from mother to child. Slave-Law
Where most of the slaves were imported. Brazil
This passage was when African Americans were brought across the Atlantic. Middle
When the colonists wanted to own/control their own businesses. Free Enterprise
This was the investigation of the world through reason/science. Enlightenment
This was the religious revival. Great Awakening
This trading item was in very high demand in Europe. Fur
This passage was a water route that cut through the Americas. Northwest
This river valley where France and G.B. Are fighting over. Ohio
One of the first forts led by George Washington. Necessity
This treaty in 1763 in which the British gets the east land and France gets the land west of the Mississippi River. Paris
This river divides the French and British land. Mississippi
These mountains blocked the colonists from movin westward. Appalachians
The Native Americans that had conflict with the colonists. Pontiac
The British men that searched buildings, ships, and homes in hopes of finding smuggled goods. Writs of Assistance
This act lowered the taxes in hopes of lowering smuggling. Sugar
This court guaranteed a greater chance of conviction. Vice admiralty

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French and Indian War Crossword

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Politician elected leader of the British army after many loses. William Pitt
Area of land granted to wealthy English planters, that the French were occupying. Pittsburgh
What was the area called that Robert Cavelier claimed for France. Mississippi Valley
Which Native American recognized the French loss as a native American loss. Pontiac
His mission was to drive out French from the Ohio Valley. Braddock
How did the French and Indian alliance start? Trading
What was the first permanent French settlement in North America. Quebec
Who led the battle that gave the British the upper hand in the war? James Wolfe
What was a negative effect of the 7 Years War for the British? Debt
One major land of contention between the French and English. Ohio River Valley
Financial expert that was sent to help relieve tensions in the colonies. Grenville
First Native Americans to help the British. Iroquois
Set of "laws" that were put in place in 1764 to lower the amount of smuggling. Sugar Act
The fort where the French and Indian War began. Necessity
After the war, which side of the Mississippi did the British claim? East
What colony did Britain have tensions with during and before the 7 years war. Massachusetts

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Chapter 3 Crossword Puzzle

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To be self sufficient by exporting more than importing Mercantilism
These acts are laws that pertain to trade Navigation
A legislative body Parliament
This crop required acres of land its profit wasn’t personal use Cash
This law of 1662 meant slavery was passed down from mother to child Slave
Had the most slaves imported Brazil
This passage meant slaves were perished from Africa to West Indies or West Indies to Americas Middle
Colonists wanted to control businesses but couldn’t due to limitations in England Free enterprise
Investigation of the world through reason or science Enlightenment
A religious revival of straying away from strict Puritan ways Great Awakening
The trading that was the dominant part of the French economy Fur
Since their wasn’t this passage France failed to grow Northwest
Great Britain and France fought over this river valley Ohio
British colonists fort Necessity
Treaty that gained land east of the Mississippi River to the British Paris
British had gained land east of this river Mississippi
Colonists couldn’t move west of these mountains Appalachian
Lead the Ottawa to attack British forts in Ohio Valley Pontiac
Crack down on smuggling, anyone could search ship, building, private residence Writs of assistance
This act foreign molasses and incentive not to smuggle Sugar
Court that was very strict and was a greater chance of conviction Vice admiralty

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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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The 13 Colonies Crossword

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Founded in North America in 1682 by William Penn in Philadelphia it is the 12th colony. Pennsylvania
Founded in 1607 by John Smith in Jamestown it is the first colony during that time it was the starving time. Virginia
This is the second colony founded in 1626 by Peter Minuit on Manhattan Island. New York
John Winthrop and other colonists founded this colony in 1630 this is the third colny. Massachusetts
Founded in 1633 by Lord Baltimore a major city in this colony is Baltimore it is the 4th colony. Maryland
Land of the Brave this colony was founded in 1636 by Roger Williams and others at Providence. Rhode Island
This colony was founded by Thomas Hooker in 1636 at Hartford a city in this colony is New Haven. Connecticut
Founded in 1638 by John Mayson and established by John Wheelwright it is the seventh colony. New Hampshire
Peter Minuit founded this colony along with Sweden company in 1638. Reason for founding is trade and profits. Delaware
This colony was founded in 1653 by Virginia colonists a major city in this colony is Raleigh. North Carolina
English colonists founded this colony in 1663 this colony was one of the warmest colonies in North America. South Carolina
Named after the British Island of Jersey situated in the English Channel founded in 1664. New Jersey
This is the last colony and it was founded in 1732 by James Oglethorpe a major city in this colony is Savannah. Georgia

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European Explorers Crossword

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The "G" that has to do with wealth Gold
_________ River Hudson
Spain, France, and Portugal are all in ______ Europe
_______ Cartier Jacques
________ Diaz Bartholomew
If people don't think Columbus is a Villain, they think he's a _____ hero
Type of people Columbus encountered when he came to the Americas Native Americans
The "G" that has to do with religion God
_________ Cabral Pedro
________ Passage Northwest
Known for discovering the Americas Christopher Columbus
Conquored the Aztecs Hernando Cortes
Juan Ponce de ______ Leon
_____, Pinta, and Santa Maria Nina
Rene Robert de La _____ Salle
Francisco ___________ Coronado
Giovanni __________ Verrazano
Marco _______ Polo
Country Columbus thought he landed in India
Vasco Da _____ Gama

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The War of Independence Crossword

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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

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American Revolution crossword puzzle

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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

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The Civil War Crossword

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The bloodiest day of the war. Antietam
The bloodiest battle of the Civil War. Gettysburg
Northern group. This group was lead by Abraham Lincoln. Union
The southern group whose leader was Jefferson Davis. Confederacy
Largest southern jail that help Union soldiers. Andersonville
General of the Confederacy Robert E. Lee
Battle that started the war. Fort Sumter
President of the United States during The Civil War. Abraham Lincoln
Commander of the Union at the end of the war. Ulysses S. Grant
Confederate's strategy. They would export cotton to other countries hoping to become allies. "King Cotton"
Northern strategy. The north would destroy the supplies and land of The South Anaconda Plan
Northern soldier, W.T Sherman, spread his army around the south and destroyed land and supplies. March To Sea
Largest cause of the Civil War. Union believed the south should not enslave people, while the south thought otherwise. Slavery
Compromise set to make the north and south happy by making CA a free state, but other states would now be open to slavery. a very strict fugitive slave act was set. GA Platform was created because of this compromise. Compromise of 1850
Compromise set where Missouri became a slave state and Maine a free state. Slavery would now not be allowed above the 36,30 line of latitude. Missouri Compromise
Belief on whether state's rights are more important than federal rights. The south was for this while the north was not. Sectionalism
People opposed to slavery Abolitionists
Northern economic system during the Civil War Industrial
Southern economic system during The Civil War Agricultural
Middle-class farmers. They usually owned less than 100 acres of land. Yeoman Farmers
People who owned no land and got by the best they could. About 1 in 10 Poor Whites
The North put tariffs on imported goods, forcing the south to buy goods from the north. SC was the first state to nullify this. Tariff of 1828

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Chapter 3 The American Colonies Emerge Crossword

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A crop grown by a farmer for sale rather than for personal use. Cash Crop
An 18th century intellectual movement that emphasized the use of reason and the scientific method as means of obtaining knowledge. Enlightenment
A conflict in North America, lasting from 1754 to 1763, that was part of a world wide struggle between France and Britain and that ended with the defeat of France and the transfer of French Canada to Britain. French and Indian War
The transfer of the British monarchy from James ll to William and Mary in 1688-1689 Glorious Revolution
A revival of realigious feeling in the American colonies during the 1730s and 1750s. Great Awakening
An economic system in which nations seek to increase their wealth and power by obtaining large amounts of gold and silver and by establishing a favorable balance of trade. Mercantilism
The voyage that brought enslaved Africans to the West Indies and later to North America. Middle Passage
A series of laws enacted by parliament beginning in 1651, to tighten England’s control of trade in its American colonies. Navigation
The legislative body of England. Parliament
An order in which Britain prohibited its American colonists from settling west of the Appalachian Mountains Proclamation of 1763
An Polocy of of relaxing the enforcement of regulations in its colonies in return for colonies continued economic loyalty. Salutary Neglect
A person who becomes the property of others. Slave
A 1739 uprising of slaves in South Carolina, leading to the tightening of already harsh slave laws. Stono Rebellion
A trade law enacted by Parliament in 1764 in an attempt to reduce smuggling in the British colonies in North America. Sugar Act
The transatlantic of trade in which goods and people, including slaves, were exchanged between Africa, England, Europe, the West Indies, and the colonies in North America. Triangular Trade

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Chapter 3 crossword

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The goal for this was self- sufficiency Mercantilism
_______ passed laws to establish power of monarch Parliament
Religious revival Great Awakening
Crack down on smuggling Writs of assistance
Investigation of the world through reason/ science Enlightenment
____ crops like tobacco, rice, indigo, and cotton were used for profit cash
this trading good had a high demand in Europe fur
The British landed on the east side of this river while France gave the west side to spain Mississippi
Led an attack on British forts in Ohio Valley Pontiac
Most slaves were imported to the Caribbean and to ______ Brazil
Slavery was passed down from ______ to child because of this slave law Mother
This act allowed colonists to trade with whoever benefits them Navigation
British Colonists were led by George Washington to this fort Necessity
This passage transfered African slaves from Africa-- West Indies or from the West Indies-- Americas middle
colonists wanted to own central businesses Free enterprise
This act lowered the taxes on foreign molasses sugar
This court was ran by British officials and not the colonial court Vice Admiralty
This passage was a short cut through the Americas that connect the Atlanic and Pacific Northwest
Great Britian vs. France at this river valley Ohio
Colonists could not move west of these mountains Appalachian
The British get the land east of the Mississippi Paris

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