Causes Leading Up To The American Revolution

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Answer questions 1-8 using your knowledge of social studies. Do the best you can! You are only allowed to get one question incorrect!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What war ended in 1763? ________________________________
    • A. 

      Battle of Bunker Hill

    • B. 

      French and Indian War

    • C. 

      Civil War

    • D. 

      War of 1812

  • 2. 
    In 1764, to help pay for the debt of the war, the British decided to tax the colonists on sugar, certain wines, coffee, molasses and cloth. What was this tax known as?
    • A. 

      Intolerable Acts

    • B. 

      Sugar Act

    • C. 

      Townshend Acts

    • D. 

      Stamp Act

  • 3. 
    The _________________________Act placed a tax on newspapers, playing cards, and legal documents.
  • 4. 
    The ___________________________ Act placed a tax on paper, lead, paint, and glass.
  • 5. 
    In what year was the Stamp Act repealed?
    • A. 

      1765

    • B. 

      1764

    • C. 

      1766

    • D. 

      1767

  • 6. 
    In 1770, the _________________________________ occured because the colonists were making fun of a group of British soldiers. The British started firing their guns and five colonists were killed.
    • A. 

      Quartering Act

    • B. 

      British Retaliation

    • C. 

      Colonist's Rebellion

    • D. 

      Boston Massacre

  • 7. 
    On December 16, 1773, the colonists dumped 340 trunks of tea overboard into the Boston Harbor. This event is known as _______________________________.
  • 8. 
    In response to the Boston Tea Party, King George III implemented the ___________________________Acts which close Boston Harbor, allowed for quartering of soldiers, and all trials could be moved to England.
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