American Revolution Study Guide(1).doc - 1 Hamilton HIS 201 The American Revolution King Williams War Queen Annes War(War of Spanish Succession War of

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1 Hamilton HIS 201 The American Revolution King William’s War Queen Anne’s War (War of Spanish Succession) War of Jenkins’s Ear King George’s War (War of Austrian Succession) Balance of Power French and Indian War Ft. Duquesne Ft. Pitt Ft. Necessity George Washington Edward Braddock Battle of Quebec Plains of Abraham James Wolfe Joseph Montcalm
2 1764 Sugar Act First law ever passed for the specific purpose of raising moneys in the colonies for the crown. George Grenville Chancellor of the Exchequer Committee of Correspondence Non-importation 1765 Quartering Act Required civil authorities in the colonies to supply barracks and supplies to British troops. Stamp Act First direct tax ever levied upon American colonies. Newspapers Almanacs Pamphlets Broadsides Legal documents Insurance policies Ship’s papers
3 Licenses Dice Playing cards Patrick Henry Sons of Liberty Stamp Act Congress Albany Plan of Union Benjamin Franklin “No taxation without representation” 1766 Repeal of the Stamp Act Declaratory Act “…in all cases whatsoever.” 1767 Townshend Acts Charles Townshend External taxes vs. Internal taxes Free Parliament from dependence on colonial assemblies in administration of government in colonies 1770 Boston Massacre 1773 Tea Act British East India Company Boston Tea Party 1774 Coercive Acts/Intolerable Acts Boston Port Bill First Continental Congress All except Georgia 1775
4 Lexington and Concord Paul Revere & William Dawes Thomas Gage Ft. Ticonderoga Lake Champlain Hudson River Ethan Allen Benedict Arnold Second Continental Congress Independence Hall George Washington Commander in Chief Battle of Bunker Hill/Breed’s Hill William Howe—Coordinated attacks George Howe—KIA in French and Indian War Richard Howe—Royal Navy Thomas Gage—Overall Commander William Prescott
5 Olive Branch Petition Expeditions against Quebec Canadian Attitudes Richard Montgomery Influence of American Revolutionary Period on Place Names in Alabama Benedict Arnold Authorization of Navy Esek Hopkins 1776 Common Sense Thomas Paine “Royal Brute” Charleston Harbor Ft. Moultrie
6 Charles Cornwallis Declaration of Independence What did the Declaration really declare?

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