The American Revolution

Donavan Tackett

Who revolted?

The Americans revolted from the British Crown.

Why did they revolt?

They revolted because they had no rights and were taxed heavily on everything.

How did they organize?

The was a group of leaders the included George Washington, John Adams, Samuel Adams, Patrick Henry and John Jay.

How did the people overthrow the government?

There were wars and fights to get their rights back from the British witch took 3 years. Finally the battle of York Town gave them the victory.

How did the government respond?

The British weren't giving up so they fought back for 3 years.

How was the government different following the revolution?

A democracy emerged to give the rights back to the people and so the Bill of Rights and the Decoration of Independence were created.
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