Busy. Please wait.

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

Username is available taken
show password


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.
Don't know
remaining cards
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

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

Lesson 18 PA History

4th Grade Social Studies

Keystone a wedge shaped stone
tax money that is paid for services provided by the government
First Continental Congress first meeting of colonial leaders in Philadelphia 1774
Second Continental Congress meeting of colonial leaders held in Philadelphia in 1775
Declaration of Independence written statement that said the American colonies were independent and free from England.
What are 2 nicknames for Pennsylvania The Keystone State The Quaker State
When was the Declaration of Independence written? 1776
Who were the father's of the Declaration of Independence? Thomas JeffersonBenjamin FranklinJohn Adams
When was the First Continental Congress? 1774
When was the Second Continental Congress? 1775
What caused the founding father's to form the First Continental Congress? Excessive taxes by the English
How did PA become known as the Quaker State? PA's founding father, William Penn, was a Quaker.
How did PA become known as the Keystone State? Philadelphia became the location where the 13 colonies united to initiate their freedom from England.
What were the results of the First Continental Congress? colonists stopped buying English goodscolonists stopped buying tea to stop the king from passing more taxes.
What was the result of the Second Continent Congress The colonies would go to war to break free from England.
Created by: czeponis