race 4 n.
Download
Skip this Video
Download Presentation
Race #4

Loading in 2 Seconds...

play fullscreen
1 / 69

Race #4 - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 151 Views
  • Uploaded on

Race #4. 1) The Colonists and British Parliament disagreed over how the colonists should be _______________. governed. 2) Parliament believed it had the right to tax the colonies, while colonists believed they should not be taxed because they had ____ _____________ in Parliament.

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about 'Race #4' - mead


Download Now An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript
slide2

1) The Colonists and British Parliament disagreed over how the colonists should be _______________.

slide4

2) Parliament believed it had the right to tax the colonies, while colonists believed they should not be taxed because they had ____ _____________ in Parliament.

slide6

3) _________ ____________ provided military leadership by serving as Commander-in-Chief of the Continental Army. He also was the first president of the United States of America.

slide8

4) _________ __________ provided political leadership by expressing the reasons for colonial independence from Great Britain when he wrote the Declaration of Independence.

slide10

5) ___________ __________ inspired patriots from other colonies when he spoke out against taxation without representation by saying “…give me liberty or give me death.”

slide12

6) _________ _________ , an enslaved African American from Virginia, served in the Continental Army and successfully requested his freedom after the war.

slide20

10) _________ _________ fought alongside the Virginia patriots, while others fought with the British.

slide22

11) The Battle of _________ ________ was the first land battle of the American Revolution fought in Virginia. The American victory forced the British colonial governor to flee the City of Norfolk.

slide24

12) ________ ________ rode on horseback through the backwoods of Virginia to Charlottesville to warn Thomas Jefferson, then the governor of Virginia, that the British were coming to arrest him and members of the General Assembly.

slide26

13) The American Victory at ___________ resulted in the surrender of the British army, which led to the end of the war.

slide28

14) Who is referred to as the “Father of the Constitution?” He was a Virginian, who believed in the importance of having a United States Constitution. He kept detailed notes during the Constitutional Convention.

slide32

16) The Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom states that all people should be free to worship as they please. Who wrote this document?

slide35

Executive branch

Legislative branch

Judicial branch

slide36

18) The ___________ ___________ is the legislative branch of the Virginia Government that makes state laws. It is divided into two parts called ________ and _________.

slide37

General Assembly

Senate and House of Delegates

slide38

19) The ________ heads the executive branch of the state government. The executive branch makes sure that state laws are carried out.

slide40

20) The ________ ________ is the state’s court system. This branch decides cases about people accused of breaking the law and whether or not a law agrees with Virginia's Constitution.

slide42

21) After the American Revolution, many Virginians moved ________ and to the deep _____ in search of better farmland and new opportunities.

slide44

19) Settlers crossed the Appalachian Mountains through the ___________ ______ as they migrated to new lands in the west.

slide46

22) The economy in the northern part of the United States was more ____________, while in the southern part, it was __________ and relied more on slave labor.

slide48

23) Northern states wanted the new states created out the western territories to be “________ _________,” while the southern states wanted the new states to be “_______ _________.”

slide49

free states

slave states

slide52

25) _________ __________ supported a secret route that escaped enslaved African Americans took; it became known as the “Underground Railroad.”

slide56

27) After Abraham Lincoln was elected president, many southern states ________ from the Union and formed the “Confederate States of America.”

slide58

28) Conflict grew between the eastern and western counties of Virginia that relied on slavery and the western counties that did not favor slavery. This disagreement led to the formation of which state?

slide68

33) The Civil War ended at ___________ _______ _______where Confederate general Robert E. Lee surrendered his army to Union general Ulysses S. Grant on April 1865.