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Stamp Act
set taxes on legal documents, newspapers, playing cards etc. (1765)
Constitution
a list of rules and principals to run a courntry of organization
great compromise
suggested by Roger Sherman, goverment was organized as representatives for every 40,000 people, and you could vote for the upper house of legislature
olive branch petition
note that requested peace and asked for taxes to be repealed
Economic depression
rise in prices, people lose jobs, economy slows down, bank closes
loyalist
loyal to Britain
executive branch
headed by thepresident and duties are the administrative departments of the goverment and carry out laws
Treaty of Paris 1763
treaty that ended the French Indian War
1. Can't go west of Applachains
2. If there must come back
3. trappers have to get a license
Boycott
a refusal to buy certain goods
boston massacre
March 5,1770.....British soliders outside of Boston's Custom House fired into a crowd of civilaians, killing 5 men, including Crispus Attucks
french indian war
1754-1763, war between british and colonists against French and lots of Native Americans....War for control of NA. British and colonists win!
roger sherman
a
patriots
b
house of rep.
c
patriots
p
checks and balances
d
3/5 compromise
q
John smith
j
Mayflower compact
q
export
w
bacon's rebellion
h
yorktown
y
intoreable acts
f
joh paul jones
l
battle of saratoga
u
albany plan of union
l
christopher columbus
k
constitutonal convention
y
thomas hooker
p
john adams
s
treaty of paris 1783
o
thomas jefferson
o
ferdinand and isabella
p
samuel adams
p
proclamation of 1763
u
d.o.i
l
compromise
t
nw passage
s
militia
k
marquis de lafayette
n
john winthrop
m
benedict arnold
e
articles of confederation
x
anne hutchison
b
lord baltimore
w
james olgethrope
z
indentured servant
c
thomas paine
k
george washington
j
paul revere
i
pontiac's rebellion
g
battle of bunker hill
l
john hancock
o
henry the navigator
i