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

1st Nine

Unit 1,2,3

Virginia House of Burgesses 1619 First elected representative body in the colonies
Jamestown 1607 First successful British colony
Mayflower Compact 1620 "self government"
Fundamental Orders of Connecticut 1639 First constitution in the colonies
Why did the British colonize the New World? economic opportunity religious freedom
How did Locke and Montesquieu impact the colonies? influenced the founding fathers.
What started the Transatlantic Slave Trade? sugar plantations in the West Indies needed workers
What document organizes the government? Constitution
What did the Proclamation of 1763 say? Colonists cannot live west of the Appalachian Mountains.
The Intolerable Acts were punishment for what colonist action? Boston Tea Party
When was the Declaration of Independence written? 1776
What did T-Paine write? Common Sense
What did the Marquis de Lafayette do? fought with the Continental Army against the British
What side is a Loyalist on? loyal to the British King
Why did the colonists dump the tea into the harbor? They were angry about the Tea Act.
What is the Tea Act? This allowed a monopoly on the tea trade in the colonies.
What did Mercy Otis Warren do? documented the American Revolution
What was in the Treaty of Paris, 1783? The USA would be independent from Great Britain.
What did Abigail Adams want? women's rights
Why were the British taxing the colonists? They needed money to pay the debt from the French and Indian War.
What does a patriot want? independence
Created by: akirkland6