6.3 & 6.4 Causes of the Revolution. What were the causes of the American Revolution?. Key Terms. Tea Act East India Tea Company Smuggling Committees of Correspondence Boston Tea Party Sons of Liberty Samuel Adams Benjamin Franklin Coercive or Intolerable Acts.
What were the causes of the American Revolution?
12. What resulted from theses first encounters with the minutemen by the British?
John Adams, Sam Adams, Ben Franklin,
George Washington, Patrick HenrySecond Continental Congress
What measures did they adopt?
Well-trained and equipped
Little training, poorly equipped, little gunpowder