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1

_____ sick

Pitt

2

When was the boston massacre

March 5, 1770

3

______ Bostonians died during the boston massacre because they threw ______ at British soldiers

5
Snowballs

4

Lord north became the new ______ ______

Prime minister

5

Repealed Townsend acts because they're too _____ to enforce

Expensive

6

They kept the tax on ______

Tea

7

Committee of correspondence in ____

1772

8

What two men ran the committee of correspondence

John Adams and Samuel Hancock

9

What did the committee of corospondence do

Organized a group of 21 men to keep other colonies informed on problems with Britain

10

When was the boston tea party

December 12 1773

11

What company sold cheap tea

British east India company

12

At The Boston tea party patriots dumped ______ chests of tea into __________

340
Boston harbor

13

The quartering act was when britishtroops could go into any _______

Building

14

In the boston port bill, the boston port was closed until the patriots would ___________ no ships _____ no ships out

Pay their tea tax
In

15

Quebec act in ______ scared the colonists because ________ was the religion of Quebec and they feared loosing religious freedom and being ruled by ______

1774
Catholicism
Pope

16

When was the first continental congress?

September 5 1774

17

Oct 14,1774 they recognized the ______ of _____

Authority of king

18

Who said "give me liberty or give me death"? Who was if said to

Patrick Henry
House of burgesses

19

Volunteer militia was _______

Minutemen

20

First battle of revolution ?

Lexington and concord

21

Shot heard round the world- what battle

Battle of Lexington and concord

22

April ____, 1775 Brits head for concord

18

23

What 3 men warns that the British were coming

Revere, Dawes,a nd prescott

24

April _____ 1774 - British win battle of _______

19
Lexington and concord

25

Fall of fort Ticonderoga may _____(year)

1775

26

Ethan Allen and green ______ boys capture fort ______

Mountain
Ticonderoga

27

Fort Ticonderoga located on lake ______

Champlain

28

2nd continental congress, John Hancock is ______ of congress

President

29

2nd continental congress makes George W ______

Cheif of army

30

Battle of bunker hill is 1st __________ of war

Major battle