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2 6 test

  1. 1. 2nd Six Weeks Test Review
  2. 2. <ul><li>In what year was the Declaration of Independence signed? </li></ul>
  3. 3. 1776
  4. 4. <ul><li>By saying, “Give me Liberty or Give me Death,” Patrick Henry was supporting what? </li></ul>
  5. 5. <ul><li>A War between the American colonies and the British needed to happen! </li></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><li>What do all these men have in common; Benjamin Franklin, Thomas Jefferson, and George Washington? </li></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><li>All Leaders of the American Revolution </li></ul>
  8. 8. <ul><li>What is a way to affect someone’s economy (how they make money)? </li></ul>
  9. 9. <ul><li>By refusing to buy their goods (products) – also known as a boycott! </li></ul>I will not Buy!
  10. 10. <ul><li>American’s MAIN problem with Britain had to do with what area of their life? </li></ul>
  11. 11. <ul><li>Economy (how they made their money) </li></ul>
  12. 12. <ul><li>Why did the Patriot troops LOVE George Washington so much? </li></ul>
  13. 13. <ul><li>He possessed EXCELLENT leadership qualities </li></ul>
  14. 14. <ul><li>What main advantage did the Americans have over the British? </li></ul>
  15. 15. <ul><li>Familiarity with the land (they knew their own country!) </li></ul>
  16. 16. TRUE or FALSE <ul><li>The Declaration of Independence was signed by members of the Second Continental Congress in 1776. </li></ul>
  17. 17. TRUE
  18. 18. Who wrote the Declaration of Independence?
  19. 19. Thomas Jefferson
  20. 20. No Taxation w/o Representation <ul><li>Colonists that used this battle cry were protesting ________________. </li></ul>
  21. 21. They did not have a representative in British parliament. But I need to tell you something! No thanks!
  22. 22. What was an effect/ reaction of the colonists to the Stamp Act?
  23. 23. The Stamp Act Congress was formed to organize boycotts.
  24. 24. List the 3 Unalienable Rights <ul><li> Life </li></ul> Liberty  Pursuit of Happiness
  25. 25. What are unalienable rights?
  26. 26. Rights that cannot be taken away! It’s mine…and you can’t have it!
  27. 27. Where do governments obtain their power to govern? What do you have to say? We need you to help!
  28. 28. The People
  29. 29. What is a fundamental truth found in the Declaration of Independence?
  30. 30. All people have equal rights.
  31. 31. What was a result of the French & Indian War?
  32. 32. Parliament started taxing the colonists to help pay for the war.
  33. 33.    French & Indian War 1763 Stamp Act 1765 ?????? ?????? Boston Tea Party 1773
  34. 34. Boston Massacre 1770
  35. 35. Leaders of the Revolution <ul><li>Thomas Jefferson </li></ul>Sam Adams George Washington Ben Franklin Thomas Paine
  36. 36. What is Sam Adams best known for?
  37. 37. Leader of the Boston Sons of Liberty: Boston Tea Party
  38. 38. What is the purpose of Thomas Paine’s Common Sense?
  39. 39. To convince colonists that a complete break with England was necessary .
  40. 40. What is the significance of the Battle of Saratoga?
  41. 41. Saratoga The French became allied with the colonists (against the British). Americans won the battle. TURNING POINT
  42. 42. American Advantages  Self-determination  Purpose for fighting  George Washington  Familiar w/ the land: home turf
  43. 43. What was the result of the Treaty of Paris 1783?
  44. 44. Britain recognized the US as an independent nation!!

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