American Revolution Vocabulary
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  • Question 1
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    To refuse to participate in or buy something until certain conditions are met.

    answer choices

    Boycott

    Minutemen

    Propaganda

    Loyalist

  • Question 2
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    A colonist who supported independence from England during the American Revolution period.

    answer choices

    Loyalist

    Minutemen

    Patriot

    Boycott

  • Question 3
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    A colonist who sided with the British during the American Revolution period.

    answer choices

    Patriot

    Loyalist

    Neutral

    Minuteman

  • Question 4
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    Hit and run ambush style of fighting a war

    answer choices

    Sons of Liberty

    Minutemen

    Mercenary

    Guerrilla warfare

  • Question 5
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    To cancel an act or law.

    answer choices

    Regulator

    Propaganda

    Boycott

    Repeal

  • Question 6
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    Q.

    Organization that spread political ideas through the colonies.

    answer choices

    Sons of Liberty

    Continental Congress

    Committee of Correspondence

    Mercenary

  • Question 7
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    A formal request

    answer choices

    Boycott

    Petition

    Writs of Assistance

    Repeal

  • Question 8
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    Convention of delegates called together from the 13 Colonies, became the governing body of America during the American Revolution.

    answer choices

    Sons of Liberty

    Continental Congress

    Minutemen

    Patriots

  • Question 9
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    Groups of civilian soldiers who boasted that they were ready to fight in a minute’s notice.

    answer choices

    Patriots

    Loyalists

    Sons of Liberty

    Minutemen

  • Question 10
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    Legal document that enabled officers to search homes and warehouses for goods that might be smuggled.

    answer choices

    Writs of Assistance

    Petition

    Propaganda

    Privateer

  • Question 11
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    A privately owned ship that has been granted permission by a wartime government to attack enemy ships.

    answer choices

    Sons of Liberty

    Mercenary

    Minutemen

    Privateer

  • Question 12
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    Paid soldier who serves in the army of a foreign country.

    answer choices

    Privateer

    Loyalist

    Patriot

    Mercenary

  • Question 13
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    A secret organization that was created in the colonies to advance the rights of the colonists and to fight taxation by the British government.

    answer choices

    Continental Congress

    Minutemen

    Sons of Liberty

    Guerrilla Warfare

  • Question 14
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    Backcountry resident of NC who protested the corruption of backcountry officials.

    answer choices

    Patriot

    Minutemen

    Privateer

    Regulator

  • Question 15
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    Ideas or information designed and spread to influence opinion.

    answer choices

    Loyalists

    Petition

    Writs of Assistance

    Propaganda

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