World Cultures American Revolution Vocabulary

15 Questions | Total Attempts: 33

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*students will need to use 7th Grade "Creating America" textbook (an can not be taken out of class) *students will also need to use information from Chapter 1 Lesson 3: "The American Revolution" (pages 37 to 41) Chapter 2 Lesson 1: "Creating the Constitution" (pages 51 to 55) Chapter 2 Lesson 2: "Ratifying the Constitution" (pages 58 to 61)


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    This term refers to the man named as America's First Continental Army leader.
  • 2. 
    This term refers to the document that was drafted and most notably signed by Thomas Jefferson.
  • 3. 
    This is the term used to describe Americans who supported the British ideas of government.
  • 4. 
    This is the term used to describe Americans who supported the American Revolution and potential new way of life.
  • 5. 
    This term refers to the official ending of the American Revolutionary War.
  • 6. 
    This term refers to one of Americas first attempts at a government though it did not give much power and most of all power it did have went to each individual state.
  • 7. 
    This term refers to a plan for a new government that involved the creation of "three branches".
  • 8. 
    This term refers to a plan of government that would involve "one house".
  • 9. 
    This term refers to the final result or a combination of the Virginia and New Jersey Plans that would benefit all states.
  • 10. 
    This term refers to the governmental idea that power is shared between the federal governments and the state governments.
  • 11. 
    This term refers to the Americans who took sides favoring the creation of a Constitution.
  • 12. 
    This term refers to the Americans who took sides opposing the creation of a Constitution.
  • 13. 
    This term refers to a "must needed addition" that both Federalist and Antifederalist would agree on before the Constitution would be approved.
  • 14. 
    This term refers to one of the most out spoken and influential Virginian's during the debate for a Constitution.
  • 15. 
    This term refers to a "tax".
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