History / The Road to Independence

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

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