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Birth of a Democratic Nation. 1.03-1.04. Key Terms. Mercantilism Navigation Acts Albany Plan of the Union French and Indian War Do you know any of them?????. Proclamation Line of 1763 Stamp Act Quartering Act Boycott. Mercantilism.

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key terms
Key Terms
  • Mercantilism
  • Navigation Acts
  • Albany Plan of the Union
  • French and Indian War
  • Do you know any of them?????
  • Proclamation Line of 1763
  • Stamp Act
  • Quartering Act
  • Boycott
  • Your country is strong because of the economy (wealth), not military (force).
  • England was a mercantilist country…why?
miscellaneous events l eading to rebellion
Miscellaneous Events Leading to Rebellion
  • Navigation Acts
    • Colonies can’t trade with anyone but GB
    • Why is this a problem?
  • Albany Plan of the Union
    • Colonist organize for defense…from who?
  • French and Indian War
    • GB and Colonists vs. French and Natives
    • GB wins except occurs massive debt
    • Makes colonists pay for it.
misc part ii
Misc. Part II
  • Proclamation Line 1763
    • Can’t settle West of the Appalachian Mts.
  • Stamp Act
    • Tax on documents like letters and newspapers
    • Stamp Act Congress helps repeal Stamp Act
  • Quartering Act
    • Must shelter troops
    • 3rd Amendment
  • Boycott
boston massacre
Boston Massacre
  • Townshend Acts
    • Taxed goods and allowed British to search for smuggling
  • Rioting in the streets of Boston
  • British soldiers fire on colonists killing 5
  • Spreads news of resistance (Paul Revere, political cartoon)
  • Colonists are further angered
boston tea party
Boston Tea Party
  • Who: Sons of Liberty
  • What: Threw tea into the Boston harbor
  • When: 1773
  • Where: Boston
  • Why: In response to the INTOLERABLE ACTS (closed port, took away trial by jury)
  • This was a boycott.
    • “No taxation without representation”
start of war
Start of War
  • First Continental Congress
    • Official meeting of colonists
    • Organized militias and boycotts
  • Lexington and Concord
    • 1st Shots fired of the American Revolution
    • “The shot heard around the World”
2 nd continental congress
2nd Continental Congress
  • Common Sense (Thomas Paine)
    • Supported colonist rebellion
  • They are the reasons we broke away from England!
conclusion to war
Conclusion to War
  • Colonists win small victories here and there
  • Tide does not turn until French come for support.
    • French and the Colonists ally and defeat the British
    • Battle of Yorktown is where the British surrendered
    • Treaty of Paris is signed and colonists finally win their independence.