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American colonist who are loyal to the British government.loyalist
82.6%
Ruler of Great Britain.King George III
82%
33 year old from Virginia and drafter of the Declaration of Independence Thomas Jefferson
81.4%
Unjust use of government power.tyranny
77.6%
Published by Thomas Paine this pamphlet dismissed the idea that Americans owed any loyalty to King George.Common Sense
77.6%
Published Common Sense and pesuaded thousands of colonist to fight for independence with statemenst like 'Ye that dare oppose not only the tyranny, but the tyrant, stand forth!'Thomas Paine
77%
A written request.petition
75.8%
This was a request from American colonist to King George III asking him to end the arguing. Olive Branch Petition
75.8%
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A formal announcement or statement.declaration
73.9%
Formal statement declaring America independ from Great BritainDeclaration of Independence
72.7%
This Boston bookseller assisted George Washington by rounding up guns and cannons at Ft. Ticonderoga.Henry Knox
72%
To gain control.siege
71.4%
British general that left the city of Boston by boats and headed for Canada after awaking on March 4, 1776 to cannons aimed at his troops in the city of Boston.General Howe
67.7%
Leaders from the colonies that worked to have King George and British government recognize the rights of American colonist.Continental Congress
64.6%
Proposed 'Continental Army' and nominated George Washington commandor-in-chief.John Adams
64.6%
All people are created equal with unalienable rights which include life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness.Natural Rights
62.1%

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