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"No More Kings": Was the American Revolution justified?

Note: the front page of the worksheet below is homework (if you did not complete it in class). 

After watching the School House Rock video, consider (do not write) responses to the following critical analysis questions:

  1. Who is missing from this video?
  2. How is King George portrayed?
  3. How are the colonists portrayed?
  4. What is the apparent purpose of the taxes?
  5. How is the characterization of the U.S. President contrasted with the King of England?

What questions do you have?