Why Don't You Get a Horse, Sam Adams?

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What did John Adams do after Samuel's first riding experience?

he had a pair of padded underpants made for Samuel

In the Grafton tavern, Why did John Adams tell Samuel that he should learn to ride?

becuase riding was a fast way for a person to travel

WHat did John Hancock do when he learned redcoats were coming toward Lexington?

he armed himself to fight

What did Samuel train Queue to hate/

redcoats

What did two regiments of British soldiers march into Boston Common to do?

set up their tents

Because of a new tax on glass, paint, lead, and tea, the king sent solders into Boston to do what?

keep the peace

What did Samuel leave behind when he escaped form the redcoats coming toward Lexington?

his watch

Why was a boatload of tea thrown into Boston Harbor?

because americans did not want to see it taxed

During his final lesson in horsemanship, what did Samuel learn to do?

how to mount a horse

When Samuel stopped at tevers, what did Queue search the floors for?

food

Samuel found it hard to talk to John because he refused to do this?

ride a horse next to his cousin

What happened to Samuel because he spent little time attending to his private business?

he became poor

What did Paul Rever do to warn John Hancock and Samuel about the redcoats?

he rode to the house where they were hiding

Why did redcoats sometimes stop Samuel?

to ask for his name

Samuel could not imagine a statue of himself without this in the new nation of America?

a horse

Why did samuel finally agree to ride a horse?

he did it for the honor of his country

At first, Samuel did not mention independence when he spoke of England because most peole still claimed loyalt to ____.

the king

Why didn't Samuel ride a horse?

he codl not talk very much from on top of one

What did his friends give him befoer samuel left for his first meeting in Philadelphia?

new clothes

What did the redcoats do when Americans throw snowballs filled with rocks at them?

fired their guns at the men

What did the people of Boston do when a tax was imposed on printed materials?

set the tax office on fire

While Samuel learned to ride a horse, what did two servants ride in?

a two-wheeled chaise

John Adams pointed out to samuel that the two of them would be signing what?

a declaration of independence

Who wrote this book?

Jean Fritz

John Adams tried to convince Samuel to learn to ride a horse while they traveled to a meeting where?

Philadelphia

In 1775, redcoats marched from Boston to look for what/

a hidden American cannon

Samuel and John Hancock were driven away in Hancock's carriage to escape who?

the redcoats

Who told Samuel that horses had been domesticated by early man?

John Adams

Why didn't Samuel say much at his first PHiladelphia meeting?

because most representative were not ready to discuss independence

Who was Samuel's dog?

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