U.S. History Unit 2 Test Study Guide - Standard 3-5
Explain the Intolerable Acts:
Briefly describe all ten amendments included in the Bill of Rights:
Know the 4 major battles of the Revolutionary War & why they were important (Lexington &
Concord, Saratoga, & Yorktown).
Describe Shay’s Rebellion: who was involved, what occurred, & what the end result was.
The Bill of Rights was added to the _______________________.
Marquis de Lafayette and Baron von Steuben were from what country?
And what did they add to the Revolutionary War?
Describe the Albany Plan of Union.
Who wrote Common Sense & why was it significant?
What happened at the Boston Tea Party & what was the result of the action?
Explain “No Taxation without Representation”.
Know all events that George Washington was involved in.
List all things that were taxed in the Stamp Act:
3/5 Compromise was a compromise between who, and what was it over?
What were the Townshend Acts, why were they put in place, and how did the colonists react?
Know what was entailed in both the Virginia & New Jersey plans & what was chosen from each
in the Great Compromise.
Know the results of The Treaty of Paris 1763.
Know what document that both John Locke & Charles Montesquieu influenced.
What was the Proclamation of 1763? What did it prohibit? Why did it make colonists mad?