Jeopardy. Choose a category. You will be given the answer. You must give the correct question. Click to begin. Firsts. Acts. Terminology . Forms of Government. Reasons. Draw that Connection. 20 Point. 20 Point. 20 Point. 20 Point. 20 Point. 20 Point. 40 Points.
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Choose a category.
You will be given the answer.
You must give the correct question.
Click to begin.
The first sign of representative government in the colonies, it had 22 members.
The Mayflower Compact represented the first true form of “this” in the 13 colonies.
that the King could not enact
new taxes without first gaining
the consent of “this” political
set the scene for morality
and accountable government.
What is “We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all people are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness. — That to secure these rights, Governments are instituted among Men, deriving their just powers from the consent of the governed, — That whenever any Form of Government becomes destructive of these ends, it is the Right of the People to alter or to abolish it, and to institute new Government, laying its foundation on such principles and organizing its powers in such form, as to them shall seem most likely to effect their Safety and Happiness?”
“These” Acts placed taxes on common products that were imported into the 13 colonies such as tea, glass, lead, paper, and paints.
The Stamp Act angered many colonists because it placed a tax on all of “these”.
in the following image and
describe its meaning.
A term for the type of warfare used by Native Americans and adopted by colonial militia.
A term for individuals enlisted in the colonial militia that could be ready to fight in 60 seconds.
What is a colonist that is loyal to America and the idea of American independence?
To protest both England’s refusal to grant colonial representation in parliament and ridiculous taxes, colonists enacted one of “these” as a form of protest. Won’t be buying anything from those Brits for a while.
gets a vote in “this” form of
government developed by
the Ancient Greeks.
An absolute monarch has “this” kind of authority over the government. Better not mess with one.
King George III was an example of “this” term for a royal ruler not, to be mistaken for a butterfly.
monarchy might turn into a real
one of “these” if he starts
abusing all of his power.
government in which people
elect “these” to do “this.”
The reason that Africans were originally brought to America and the West Indies.
The reason that the English began to enact so many new taxes on the colonists in the 1760s and 1770s.
listed specific reasons for “this.”
Independence from Britain?
What is the Tea Act and the English monopoly on Tea and the lack of choice available in Colonial America.
Parliament has two houses and can be considered the grandfather of what legislative body that also has two houses and currently serves citizens in the United States.
identifies the first ten
amendments to the Constitution
can be considered the grandson
of an English document that
was written in 1689.
break a mirror.” These
superstitions might still carry
some weight if “this” historic
step on the Road to Democracy
had never occurred.
not satisfied with the
performance of their
government, they could “alter
or abolish it” by taking
The political, social, and economic differences that became apparent in the debate over independence between the Northern and Southern colonies foreshadowed “this” horrific event that took place in America nearly 90 years later.
Make your wager
Final Jeopardy Topic:
“This” founding father stated that “We’ve spawned a new race here…Rougher; simpler; more violent; more enterprising; less refined. We’re a new nationality. We require a new nation.”