“The American Revolution was an insurrection by which 13 of Great Britain’s North American colonies won political independence and went on to form the United States of America.” –The Encyclopedia Britannica
A. Identify three reasons why the colonists rebelled against Great Britain. Each reason should be connected to a relevant historical event or idea.
B. Explain how the colonists showed support for or opposition to American independence against Great Britain. Your explanation should include two examples of support or opposition connected to relevant historical events or ideas.
C. Describe how the Revolutionary war with Great Britain was brought to an end. Your description should include at least one connection to a relevant historical event or idea.