The revolutionary was the fight between the British and the colonist . The Americans fought for their freedom. There are many causes and effects of the revolutionary war. Two causes are the British Acts and Thomas Paine common sense. Two effects of the Revolutionary war are the Declaration of Independence and the Bill of Rights.One cause of the Revolutionary war is the British Acts and Laws . The British laws and acts were unfair to the colonist, that upset them which caused the war. One Act that was unfair was the Quartering Act. The Quartering Act was an act that told colonist to house the British soldiers.This meaning colonist having to give the soldiers food, clothing, bedding and more like they were there children. This upset the colonist because they felt it was selfish and inconsiderate of them to invade their personal space . Another cause of the Revolutionary war is Thomas Paine and Common sense. Thomas Paine published common sense in 1776. In the pamphlet paine argued that the colonist should free themselves from British rule and establish an independent government. This upset the British causing the Revolutionary war. These are some causes of the Revolutionary war. One effect of the Revolutionary war was the Declaration of Independence. The Declaration of Independence is a huge effect of the revolutionary war because the document was to tell why the colonist broke away from Britain. Allowing the colonist to have an Independent government. Another effect of the revolutionary war is the ” Bill of Rights” . The Bill of Rights were the first 10 amendments of the constitution.That guaranteed and protected citizens natural rights. Some feel that the bill of rights was not necessary as part of the constitution, but it gave all citizens rights .In conclusion there are many causes and effects of the Revolutionary war . The British laws and acts ,Thomas Paines common sense are two of the many causes of the war. The Declaration of independence and the Bill of rights are two effects .These two effects and causes help create our rights ,and Independence .