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Organization that drafted the Olive Branch Petition and the Declaration of Independence
Captured by Ethan Allen and Benedict Arnold in a surprise attack
Treaty ending the American Revolution in 1783
Monarch during the American Revolutionary period
Bloody Native American uprising that convinced the British of the need for troops in the New World
Demonstration led by the Sons of Liberty constumed as Indians to dump tea into Boston harbor.
Outnumbered American forces were able to hold off a more numerous British force until they ran out of supplies
Required American colonists to trade only with British merchants
Pamphlet written by Thomas Paine that argued it was obvious the colonies should secede from Britain
Claim by the colonists that the colonists used to justify the British taxes as unfair
First French settlement in North America
Treaty that ended the French and Indian War
Claim by the British government that by being British citizens the colonists were represented in Parliament
Given a monopoly to sell tea to the American colonies
Site of George Cornwallis' surrender
Colonists who remained loyal to the British crown
American theatre of the Seven Years War
The groups responsible for distributing propaganda materiarls throughout the colonies
Older British commander who unsuccessfully tried to capture Fort Duquesne
Colonists supportive of seceding from Britain
German mercenaries hired by King George III
Led the capture of Quebec
Conflict between American colonists and British soldiers guarding a customs house. 5 were killed.
Site of first shots fired in the American Revolutionary War
Claimed the Mississippi River basin for France
Was originally created to redress colonial grievances
Young French noble who was instrumental in securing aid from France
Group led by Samuel Adams that enforced non-importation agreements as well as spread colonial propaganda
Prime minister who believed the colonists should pay their fair share of their defense
Forbid colonial settlement west of the Appalachian Mountains
This person sold the plans to West Point to the British
Battle considered the turning point of the war because it convinced France to form an alliance with the colonies
Drafted by the 1st Continental Congress to redress colonial grievances with King George III
Meeting organized by Benjamin Franklin in 1754 to get greater colonial cooperation during the French & Indian War. It was the first instance of colonial unity
Written by Thomas Jefferson, it listed the colonial grievances to King George III
Stated that the British Crown had the right to tax the colonists as it saw fit
The colonists' last ditch appeal for peace to King George III
First tax placed on the colonists that increased the duty placed on sugar imported from the West Indes
Considered the 'Father of New France' discovered Quebec in 1608
Local militiamen in Massachusetts
Required a government seal be placed on all written documents
Policy of the British government refusing to enforce their trade laws
First time colonists collectively mounted opposition to the Crown's policies
Led the raftag American navy during the Revolutionary War
Measures such as the closing of Boston Harbor designed to punish those responsible for the Boston Tea Party
First battle of the French-Indian War and the site of George Washington's only surrender
Named for a British prime minister. Put a small duty on glass, white lead, tea, paper, paint
Agreements by colonists to collectively refuse to buy British products

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