Save
Busy. Please wait.
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
or

Username is available taken
show password

why


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
focusNode
Didn't know it?
click below
 
Knew it?
click below
Don't know
Remaining cards (0)
Know
0:00
share
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Road to Revolution

Road to Revolution (Set #4)

QuestionAnswer
Intolerable Acts British action that forced colonists to host soldiers in their homes & closed Boston port
Stamp Act placed a tax on all printed items & documents
First Continental Congress A meeting that resulted in the establishment of a boycott of British goods
Virtual Representation A term the British used to describe their right to tax the colonists
Proclamation of 1763 The boundary established after French & Indian War
whig another name for Patriot
patriot wanted independence from Great Britain
provincial congress meeting of reps. from GA parishes that opposed British policies
tory another name for a loyalist
loyalist remained loyal to Great Britain & King George
Declaration of Independence issued By 2nd Continental Congress-stated intention to be free of British rule
smuggling secretly importing or exporting goods
repeal take back
boycott a protest in which people refuse to buy certain items until specific conditions are met
internal tax (direct tax) paid by colonists (built into price)
external tax (indirect tax) placed on imported goods
grievances official statement of complaint over something believed to be wrong or unfair
preamble the beginning of a document that explains why the document exists
broadside a sizable sheet of paper printed on one side
Created by: Bense8
 

 



Voices

Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards