The Road to Independence

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Location where the first shots of the Revolutionary War were fired.
Colonial soldiers who were supposed to be ready to fight quickly.
Organized refusal to buy a product
Acts that suspended New York's assembly and added import taxes
Group that organized protests against British
First commander of the Continental Army
Led colonists to question religious and political authority.
Battle that convinced the French to support the colonists
Country that provided supplies, soldiers, and naval support
Location of Washington's surprise attack on Hessian troops
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Author of The Crisis and Common Sense
Required colonists to house and supply British soldiers
Documents that allowed British to search colonists' homes and businesses
Location of the First Continental Congresses
Acts passed to punish Massachusetts
Battle that led to British surrender
Main writer of the Declaration of Independence
Acts that closed Boston Harbor, etc
Act that taxed legal documents and newspapers
Closed western lands to settlement

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