The American Revolution was a political uprising in the 13 colonies. It began in 1775 and lasted until 1783. The American Revolution resulted in the establishment of the United States of America.
The American Revolution
Continental Army: The organized military force of the 13 colonies during the American Revolution. Declaration of Independence: The document that declared that the 13 colonies were no longer part of Great Britain. Treaty of Paris: The treaty that ended the American Revolutionary War on September 3, 1783.
What was the cause of the American Revolution?
- The Stamp Act
- The Boston Tea Party
- The Boston Massacre
- The Intolerable Acts
Who wrote the Declaration of Independence?
- John Adams
- Thomas Jefferson
- George Washington
- James Madison
Which country supported the American colonies during the Revolution?
What was the result of the American Revolution?
- The creation of the United States of America
- The end of slavery in the United States
- The creation of the French Empire
- The end of British rule in North America
Work together in pairs: What were the three main causes of the American Revolution?
What was the main cause of the American Revolution?
Work together in pairs: What were the major causes of the American Revolution?