History / The Road to Independence

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

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