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Revolutionary War

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  • Q1
    A form of trade that benefitted the Mother Country
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  • Q2
    One reason traditions of self-government developed in the American colonies before the French and Indian War was that the British
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    maintained a strong military presence in the colonies
    required colonial representation in Parliament
    practiced salutary neglect in the colonies
    sent effective leaders to govern colonial settlements
  • Q3
    What was Britain's unofficial policy to relax the enforcement of strict regulations, particularly trade laws, imposed on the American colonies late in the seventeenth and early in the eighteenth centuries
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  • Q4
    Which policy of Great Britain led most directly to the creation of the Mayflower Compact
    Laissez-Faire Economics
  • Q5
    In writing the declaration of Independence, Thomas Jefferson based his argument for American Independence on the idea that
    Monarchy was evil by nature
    People have natural rights as human beings
    The British refused to import colonial raw materials
    Britain was too far away to rule effectively
  • Q6
    The declaration of Independence contributed to the development of democracy in that it
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    suggested that people are the source of power
    provided presidential election every 4 years
    allowed women to take part in government
    gave everyone a trial by jury
  • Q7
    I challenge the warmest advocate for reconciliation, to shew [show], a single advantage that this continent can reap, by being connected with Great Britain. I repeat the challenge, not a single advantage is derived. Our corn will fetch its price in any market in Europe, and our imported goods must be paid for, buy them where we will... — Thomas Paine, 1776 In this statement, Thomas Paine suggested that the American colonies should
    Declare independence from England
    boycott goods from england
    become friends with England
    Form an alliance with England
  • Q8
    In the pamphlet Common sense, Thomas Paine argued that the American Colonies should
    support the policies of King George
    end their political relationship with Great Britain
    ratify the constitution
    Approve the Treaty of Paris

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