Presentation on theme: "Jeopardy British Legislation 500 400 300 200 100 People 500 400 300 200 100 Which Came First? 500 400 300 200 100 Second Continental Congress 500 400."— Presentation transcript:
Jeopardy British Legislation People Which Came First? Second Continental Congress Trivia
What were the Townshend Acts? BL 100 These acts closed the port of Boston and increased the power of the royal governor.
What is the Stamp Act? BL 200 Boycotts against British goods, and tax agents were intimidated.
What was the Declaratory Act? BL 300 This was a defense of Parliament’s sovereignty over the colonies.
What is the Stamp Act? BL 400 This was the first act used to collect revenues from the colonies.
What is the Tea Act? BL 500 Gave the East India Company a monopoly to help with its financial problems.
Who was Ben Franklin? P 100 He helped negotiate France’s help in the Revolution.
Who was Samuel Adams? P 200 A true revolutionary, who led the Boston Tea Party.
Who was Thomas Paine? P 300 Wrote Common Sense
Who was Patrick Henry? P 400 He introduced the Virginia Resolves as a reaction to the Stamp Act.
What are Whigs? P 500 Major British political party of liberal principles.
What is false? ½ of children WCF 100 Presently ¼ of the children who regularly perform farm work never graduate from high school.
What is the Stamp Act? WCF 200 Boston Tea Party Townshend Acts Boston Massacre Stamp Act
What is Lexington? WCF 300 Yorktown Saratoga Lexington Valley Forge
What is the Proclamation of 1763? WCF 400 Treaty of Paris First Continental Congress Proclamation of 1763 Quebec Act
What is the French and Indian War? WCF 500 Pontiac’s Rebellion Boston Massacre Declaratory Act French and Indian War
What is to prepare for war? 2 CC 100 The main purpose of the Congress.
Who was John Locke? 2CC 200 English philosopher most often cited by American rebels.
Who was George III? 2 CC 300 Blamed him for much of the impasse between the colonies and Great Britain.
What was leader of the Continental Army? 2 CC 400 George Washington’s was given this job.
What is the Olive Branch Petition? 2 CC 500 At first the Congress sent this conciliatory not to the king.
What is the Prohibitory Act? T 100 Passed in 1775 this declared war on American international commerce.
What is the American south? T 200 The British felt their last chance for victory lay here in 1779.
Who was Neolin? T 300 The Delaware Prophet.
What is the Townshend Acts? T 400 The Circular Letter was Massachusetts reaction to the passage of these.
What is parliamentary sovereignty? T 500 The central element in the Anglo- American debate over governance was known as this.