- What were the causes of the Revolutionary War?
- What were some of the complex issues people faced during the Revolutionary War?
- What were some of the different points of view that were held at the time of the Revolutionary War?
- How did the war change life in the colonies for everyone?
Pre-Test: What were the causes of the Revolutionary War?
- In the video, the colonists respected the king at first.
- The colonists made a life in the colonies and were happy.
- The people believed that the king would be proud of them.
- But the king started to make rules and laws that controlled the colonists.
- The king didn't allow the colonists to have a say in their government (Taxation without Representation).
- Boston Tea Party was one of the ways the colonists protested.
- The colonists were mad that the king was treating them like children, so colonists stopped listening.
- We declared our independence from the king and became our own country that was run "the people's way."
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