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French & Indian War - This was a turning the point between the colonist and Great Britain.
Treaty of Paris- This treaty eneded the war and France agreed to give up all land in North America.
Proclamation of 1763- forbade all settlement past a line that is drawn along the Appalachian Mountains.
Stamp act- The tax was imposed on all American colonists and required them to pay a tax on every piece of printed paper they used. Ship's papers, legal documents, licenses, newspapers, other publications, and even playing cards were taxed.
Intolerable Acts- Harsh Laws that the Parliment passed. They punished the Americans for the Boston Tea Party and other protest.
Sons & Daughters of Liberty They were an oranganization that was formed to protect rights and fight againt taxation without representation
Committees of Correspondence- rallied colonial opposition against British policy and established a political union among the Thirteen Colonies.
Thomas Paine's Common sense- advocating independence from Great Britain to people in the Thirteen Colonies.
Declaration of Independence- which announced that the thirteen American colonies, then at war with the Kingdom of Great Britain, regarded themselves as thirteen independent sovereign states, no longer under British rule.
American- French alliance it was a military pact in which the French provided many supplies for the Americans.
winter camp at Valley Forge the American Continental Army spent the winter of 1777–78 during the American Revolutionary War. Starvation, disease, malnutrition, and exposure killed more than 2,500 American soldiers by the end of February 1778
Battle of Trenton Washington led the main body of the Continental Army against Hessian soldiers garrisoned at Trenton. After a brief battle, nearly the entire Hessian force was captured, with negligible losses to the Americans.
Battle of Yorktown the siege proved to be the last major land battle of the American Revolutionary War in the North American theater, as the surrenderby Cornwallis, and the capture of both him and his army, prompted the British government to negotiate an end to the conflict.
Battle of Saratoga The Battles of Saratoga marked the climax of the Saratoga campaign giving a decisive victory to the Americans over the British in the American Revolutionary War
Treaty of Paris signed in Paris by representatives of King George III of Great Britain and representatives of the United States of America on September 3, 1783, ended the American Revolutionary War.
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