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American Revolution

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12 questions
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  • Q1
    Who warned the colonists that the British were approaching Lexington?
    Samuel Prescott, Thomas Paine, George Washington
    Benjamin Franklin, Benedict Arnold, Lord Cornwallis
    George Washington, Paul Revere, John Paul Jones
    Paul Revere, William Dawes, Samuel Prescott
    30s
  • Q2
    At the Second Continental Congress, colonial leaders...
    wrote Common Sense
    wrote the Treaty of Paris
    decided to form the Continental Army
    decided on the punishment for Benedict Arnold
    30s
  • Q3
    Who was the author of Common Sense?
    George Washington
    John Paul Jones
    Thomas Paine
    Benjamin Franklin
    30s
  • Q4
    Where did colonists experience extreme cold, starvation, and disease?
    Saratoga
    Concord
    Lexington
    Valley Forge
    30s
  • Q5
    What term describes the hit and run ambushes that the colonists used during the Revolutionary War?
    gorilla warfare
    guerrilla warfare
    tight formations of lines
    rapid fire
    30s
  • Q6
    What was the significance of the Battle of Saratoga?
    1/4 of Washington's troops died there
    this battle was the final battle of the Revolutionary War
    this battle caused Benjamin Franklin to become a traitor
    this battle was the turning point of the Revolutionary War
    30s
  • Q7
    Where did the final battle of the Revolutionary War take place?
    Saratoga
    Europe
    Concord
    Yorktown
    30s
  • Q8
    Choose the term defined as "a person who opposes or resists an established ruler or government."
    outcast
    rebel
    Loyalist
    independent
    30s
  • Q9
    To denounce is to...
    publicly declare something to be wrong or evil
    authorize a new government
    accept something as law
    announce something in a good way
    30s
  • Q10
    British soldiers were known as
    Redcoats
    Continental Army
    Bluecoats
    rebels
    30s
  • Q11
    Why was the Battle of Saratoga a turning point in the Revolutionary War?
    because George Washington lost most of his men
    because this battle caused America to retreat
    because America's victory influenced France to enter the war on America's side
    because this battle caused a deadlock between America and Britain
    30s
  • Q12
    In which treaty did Great Britain recognize the United States as an independent country?
    Treaty of Spain
    Revolutionary Treaty
    Treaty of France
    Treaty of Paris
    30s

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