Causes of the Revolutionary War
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  • Question 1
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    Q. What did Britain do as a result of the French and Indian War?
    answer choices
    The stopped the fur trade in North America.
    The signed the treaty of London.
    They gave four colonies away to the French.
    They decided to tax the colonists to help pay for the war.
  • Question 2
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    Q. _____________________ was the name of Britain's law making assembly.
    answer choices
    House of Burgess
    Meeting House
    Parliament
    Congress
  • Question 3
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    Q. What were the taxes on all printed materials in the colonies called?
    answer choices
    Tea Act
    Stamp Act
    Intolerable Acts
    Townshend Acts
  • Question 4
    30 seconds
    Q. The _____________________ placed a taxed on all imported goods.
    answer choices
    Intolerable Acts
    Townshend Acts
    Stamp Act
    Tea Act
  • Question 5
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    Q. Closing Boston Harbor, General Thomas Gage taking over control of Boston, and no town meetings were all examples of the ____________________________.
    answer choices
    Townshend Acts
    Quartering Act
    First Continental Congress
    Intolerable Acts
  • Question 6
    30 seconds
    Q. Place these events in order: a- Boston Tea Party, b- Paul Revere's Rise, c-Stamp Act, d- French and Indian War
    answer choices
    c, d, b, a
    b, c, a, d
    d, c, a, b
    a, b, d, c
  • Question 7
    30 seconds
    Q. This group was formed by ____________________. ___________________ dressed as Mohawks and dumped tea in the harbor. 
    answer choices
    John Adams; Women
    Samuel Adams; Sons of Liberty
    Ben Franklin; Sons of Liberty
    Paul Revere; Sons of Liberty
  • Question 8
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    Q. What angered colonists the most about the Stamp Act?
    answer choices
    They were not allowed to live past the Appalachian Mountains.
    It was an example of taxation without representation.
    The Loyalists did not have to buy stamps.
    There were no post offices in the colonies.
  • Question 9
    30 seconds
    Q. What were the goals of the Redcoats during the battle of Lexington and Concord?
    answer choices
    capture John Hancock and Samuel Adams
    arrest Benjamin Franklin
    close the Boston Harbor
    seize weapons that the colonists stored
  • Question 10
    30 seconds
    Q. At what event did the British soldiers fire into a crowd of colonists killing 5 people?
    answer choices
    Boston Tea Party
    Boston Massacre
    Treaty of Paris
    Intolerable Acts
  • Question 11
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    Q. Which group of people sided with King George the III?
    answer choices
    Patriots
    Sam Adams
    Loyalists
    Sons of Liberty
  • Question 12
    30 seconds
    Q. Stopping all trade with Britain and beginning to train militias was a result of __________________________.
    answer choices
    The Intolerable Acts
    The First Continental Congress
    The Boston Massacre
    The Second Continental Congress
  • Question 13
    30 seconds
    Q. Which of the following was not a role of women in the road to the revolution?
    answer choices
    wove their own cloth
    to raise money
    prepare to fight
    boycott British goods
  • Question 14
    30 seconds
    Q. "Give me liberty, or give me death!" were the famous words spoken by this famous speech writer and patriot.
    answer choices
    Paul Revere
    Patrick Henry
    George Washington
    Benjamin Franklin
  • Question 15
    30 seconds
    Q. What is the purpose of this political cartoon by Benjamin Franklin?
    answer choices
    Each colony should prepare militias.
    Each colony should fight the British on its own.
    If the colonies join together, they will be stronger against their enemies.
    Snakes are dangerous and you should be careful if you see one.
  • Question 16
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    Q. Those fighting for their rights and freedoms were know as __________________.
    answer choices
    loyalists
    redcoats
    patriots
    traitors
  • Question 17
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    Q. What was the first battle of the American Revolutionary War?
    answer choices
    Concord
    Lexington
    Bunker Hill
    Yorktown
  • Question 18
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    Q. What battle was known as "the shot heard round the world"?
    answer choices
    Boston Massacre
    Lexington
    Concord
    Bunker Hill
  • Question 19
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    Q. To cancel means to _______________. Britain decided to do this after the protests against the Stamp Act.
    answer choices
    boycott
    repeal
    militia
    tributary
  • Question 20
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    Q. Put the following events in order:
    a- Intolerable Acts, b- Boston Massacre, c- Townshend Acts, d- First Continental Congress, e- Second Continental Congress, f- Stamp Act, g- French and Indian War, h- Boston Tea Party, i- Battle of Lexington and Concord, j- Midnight Ride of Paul Revere, k- Proclamation of 1763
    answer choices
    d, c, e, a, h, i, b, j, k, f, g
    g, k, f, c, b, h, a, d, j, i, e
    b, g, a, c, d, i, e, j, k, h, f
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