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Loyalist Redcoats Shot Heard ‘Round the World Boycott Blockade Guerrilla Warfare Mercenary Treaty of Paris Cities  Boston  Philadelphia  New York  Charleston Encampments ⌂ Valley Forge Battles  Lexington & Concord  Bunker Hill  Trenton  Saratoga  King’s Mountain  Yorktown

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  • Q1
    Which battle is commonly referred to as the 'Shot Heard 'Round the World'?
    Bunker Hill
    Lexington & Concord
  • Q2
    Which city served as the capital of the United States during the American Revolutionary War?
    New York
  • Q3
    Which document officially ended the American Revolutionary War?
    Guerrilla Warfare
    Treaty of Paris
  • Q4
    Which battle marked a major turning point in the American Revolutionary War?
    King's Mountain
    Valley Forge
  • Q5
    Which military tactic was commonly used by the American rebels during the American Revolutionary War?
    Guerrilla Warfare
  • Q6
    Who was the leader of the Continental Army during their winter encampment at Valley Forge?
    George Washington
    Thomas Jefferson
    Benjamin Franklin
    John Adams
  • Q7
    Which 18th-century military force was known as the 'Redcoats'?
    British Army
    French Army
    Prussian Army
    Spanish Army
  • Q8
    What is a mercenary?
    A soldier for hire
    A professional athlete
    A religious leader
    A spy
  • Q9
    What is guerrilla warfare?
    A type of warfare that involves large-scale battles and organized military strategies.
    A type of warfare that uses nuclear weapons and air strikes.
    A type of warfare that relies on ambushes and hit-and-run tactics.
    A type of warfare that focuses on gaining control of the seas and oceans.
  • Q10
    What does boycott mean?
    To refuse to buy, use, or participate in something as a way of protesting or expressing disapproval.
    To encourage others to join a cause.
    To support or promote something.
    To accept and agree with something.
    To refuse to buy, use, or participate in something as a way of protesting or expressing disapproval.
  • Q11
    What is a blockade?
    A method of navigating through dangerous waters
    A tactic used to restrict or prevent the movement of goods or people
    A form of agricultural trade
    A type of military aircraft

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