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CATEGORY 5

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Explanation

DEFINITIONS

DEFINED

WORDS

GIVE THE VOCABULARY WORD

THAT IS DEFINED

FAMOUS PEOPLE

FAMOUS

PEOPLE

NAME THE PERSON WHO IS

DESCRIBED

FAMOUS BATTLES

BATTLES

NAME THE BATTLE DESCRIBED.

MORE DEFINITIONS

MORE

DEFINED

WORDS

NAME THE WORD THAT IS

DEFINED.

IMPORTANT EVENTS

EVENTS

NAME THE EVENT DESCRIBED

FACTS: BRITISH AND

AMERICANS

BRITISH OR

COLONY

EACH WILL BE A FACT ABOUT

GREAT BRITAIN OR THE

COLONISTS

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Response 1

A ____ IS A FORMAL MEETING

CALLED FOR A SPECIAL

PURPOSE

CONVENTION OR

CONFERENCE

THE GOVERNOR OF BOSTON

WHO PUT THE CITY UNDER THE

CONTROL OF THE BRITISH

ARMY.

GENERAL GAGE

THE COLONIAL ARMY WORKED

ALL NIGHT TO MAKE ____'S

HILL STRONGER

BREEDS

A TAX PLACED ON GOODS

COMING INTO A COUNTRY

DUTY

PAUL REVERE AND WILLIAM

____ MADE A FAMOUS RIDE TO

WARN THE COLONISTS THAT

THE BRITISH WERE COMING

DAWES

THESE GERMANS WERE HIRED

TO HELP GREAT BRITAIN  FIGHT

THE COLONISTS

HESSIANS

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Response 2

TO  ARGUE AN ISSUE GIVING

BOTH SIDES OR OPINIONS

DEBATE

THE FIRST COMMANDER OF

THE COLONIAL AMERICAN

ARMY

GEORGE WASHINGTON

THE BRITISH WANTED TO

CONQUER ____ SO THE

AMERICAN COLONIES WOULD

BE SPLIT IN TWO.

NEW YORK

AN AMERICAN WHO

SUPPORTED THE KING WAS

CALLED A(N) ____

LOYALIST

THE ____ REFERRED TO THE

AMERICANS AS CONTINENTALS

BRITISH

TWO STRENGTHS THAT GREAT

BRITAIN HAD AT THE

BEGINNING OF THE WAR WERE:

POWERFUL NAVY; MORE

PEOPLE; MORE

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Response 3

TO REFUSE TO HAVE

DEALINGS WITH A COUNTRY

OR PERSON

BOYCOTT

THE PRESIDENT OF THE

SECOND CONTINENTAL

CONGRESS WAS ____ (ALSO

AN ACRONYM FOR A

SIGNATURE)

JOHN HANCOCK

BENEDICT ARNOLD FOUGHT

BRAVELY AT ____ AND

QUEBEC.

SARATOGA

A PERSON WHO HELPS THE

ENEMY IN TIME OF WAR IS A(N)

____

TRAITOR

THE DELEGATE S AT THE

CONTINENTAL CONGRESS

DECIDED THAT CONGRESS

COULD NOT ____

INTERFERE WITH

PRIVATE MATTERS OF

____ HAD THE ADVANTAGE OF

KNOWING THE TERRITORY AND

THE WAY TO HIDE AND FIGHT.

COLONISTS

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Response 4

MONEY GAINED FROM TAXES

OR OTHER BUSINESS

REVENUE

THIS MAN WROTE THE

DECLARATION OF

INDEPENDENCE

THOMAS JEFFERSON

JOHN PAUL JONES SANK THE

____, WHICH WAS AN

IMPORTANT BRITISH SHIP

SERAPIS

A WRITTEN PAPER ASKING FOR

A RIGHT OR BENEFIT FROM

SOMEONE IN POWER IS A ____

PETITION

NAME 2 THINGS THE

CONTINENTAL CONGRESS

STARTED THAT HELPED UNITE

THE COLONIES.

RE=OPENED PORTS;

AGENTS ASK FOR FUNDS;

IF THE PATRIOTS

SURRENDERED, THE KING SAID

HE WOULD ____ THEM.

PARDON

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Response 5

THE ACT OF KILLING A LARGE

NUMBER OF PEOPLE

MASSACRE

AN ORATOR AND STATESMAN

KNOWN FOR SAYING, "GIVE ME

LIBERTY OR GIVE ME DEATH."

PATRICK HENRY

AT THE BATTLE OF ____

THERE WAS A "SHOT HEARD

ROUND THE WORLD"

LEXINGTON

A GROUP OF CITIZENS WHO

SERVE AS SOLDIERS IN TIMES

OF WAR ____

HOW MANY PEOPLE ACCEPTED

GENERAL GAGE'S PARDON?

NONE

THE _____ HAD TWO

IMPORTANT VICTORIES AT

TRENTON AND PRINCETON

AMERICANS

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PONCE DE LEON

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CATEGORY 4

CATEGORY 5

CATEGORY 6

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EARLY EXPLORERS

EXPLORE

IT

NAME THE EXPLORER

DESCRIBED

WHICH HAPPENED FIRST?

WHAT

WAS

FIRST?

OF THE EVENTS LISTED, WHICH

WAS FIRST?

HISTORY FACTS

HISTORY

FACTS

NAME THE WELL KNOWN

EVENT

VOCABULARY

VOCAB.

WHAT WORD IS DEFINED?

HISTORY FACTS

HISTORY

FACTS

TELL WHAT FACT IS DESRIBED

MISCELLANEOUS

MISC.

A LITTLE OF THIS AND THAT

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Response 1

THIS MAN'S CREW BECAME

THE FIRST EUROPEANS TO SEE

THE PACIFIC OCEAN FROM THE

EAST

BALBOA

AMERIGO VESPUCCI SAILED

CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS

SAILED VERRAZANO SAILED

COLUMBUS

PEOPLE CAME TO AMERICA TO

HAVE THIS ____

FREEDOM OF RELIGION;

SPEECH, ETC.

ADDITIONAL SOLDIERS USED

TO BACK UP AN ARMY ARE

____

REINFORCEMENTS

THE BRITISH PASSED THE ____

TO REGULATE COLONIAL

TRADE

NAVIGATION ACTS

THE SOLDIERS FIRED INTO THE

CROWD AT THE BOSTON

MASSACRE AND KILLED ____

CRISPUS ATTUCKS

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Response 2

THE VOYAGE BY THIS

EXPLORER PROVED THE

WORLD IS ROUND

MAGELLAN

MAGELLAN SAILED; PONCE DE

LEON SAILED; CORTES SAILED

PONCE DE LEON

WRITTEN AGREEMENT

GRANTING POWER IN THE

NAME OF A COUNTRY

CHARTER

A PLACE WELL-PROTECTED

FROM ATTACK IS A(N) ____

STRONGHOLD OR FORT.

THE ____ ACT WAS A TAX ON

BUSINESS AND LEGAL PAPERS,

PLAYING CARDS AND DICE.

STAMP

____ WARNED TJE CP;PMOSTS

OF CONCORD THAT THE

BRITISH WERE COMING

SAMUEL PRESCOTT

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Response 3

THIS MAN'S EXPEDITION WAS

THE SECOND TO SAIL AROUND

THE WORLD

DRAKE

BALBOA SAILED; CHAMPLAIN

SAILED; DRAKE SAILED

BALBOA SAILED

THIS COLONY WAS NAMED TO

HONOR KING JAMES.

JAMESTOWN

A ____ IS AN AGREEMENT TO

END FIGHTING.

TREATY

THE ____ SIGNED IN 1763 GAVE

GREAT BRITAIN LAND EAST OF

THE MISSSISSIPPI RIVER,

EXCEPT NEW ORLEANS

TREATY OF PARIS

THE PEOPLE WHO THREW THE

TEA INTO THE HARBOR

DRESSED AS ____

MOHAWK INDIANS

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Response 4

CORTES CONQUERED THIS

AZTEC KING ____

MONTEZUMA

MONTEZUMA WAS KILLED BY

CORTES; CABOT CLAIMED

LAND FOR ENGLAND; AMERIGO

VESPUCCI DESCRIBED SOUTH

AMERICA

CABOT

THE FIRST CHILD BORN IN THE

"NEW WORLD"

VIRGINIA DARE

THE ____ AMENDMENT TO THE

CONSTITUTION GUARANTEED

FREEDOM OF THE PRESS.

FIRST

____ WAS FORMED TO SHOW

INDEPENDENCE FROM BRITISH

TRADE CONTROL

TRIANGULAR TRADE

THE BRITISH RESPONSE TO

THE BOSTON TEA PARTY WAS

THE PASSAGE OF THE ____

INTOLLERABLE ACTS

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Response 5

THIS MAN EXPLORED THE ST.

LAWRENCE RIVER

CARTIER

THE BOSTON TEA PARTY; THE

STAMP ACT; THE INTOLERABLE

ACTS; THE BOSTON

MASSACRE

STAMP ACT

THE "LOST COLONY" SETTLED

HERE ____

ROANOKE ISLAND

WASHINGTON'S ARMY HAD A

ROUGH WINTER AT ____

VALLEY FORGE

THE ____ ACT WAS BRITAIN'S

RESPONSE TO TRIANGULAR

TRADE

MOLASSES ACT

____ REGRETTED HE DID NOT

SEND REINFORCEMENTS FROM

THE SOUTH, ALLOWING THE

COLONISTS TO HOLDTHE NEW

YORK AREA

GENERAL HOWE

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THIS MAN WAS LOOKING FORTHE "FOUNTAIN OF YOUTH".    

 Response:   

PONCE DE LEON

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