5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Declaration of Independence
- deborah sampson
- george washington
- martha washington
- Nathan Hale
- a George Washington's wife
- b This document was adopted by the Second Continental Congress on July 4, 1776. It established the 13 colonies as independent states, free from rule by Great Britain. Thomas Jefferson wrote the majority of this document.
- c pretended to be a man and dressed in men's clothes so that she could fight in the American Revolition
- d Virginian, patriot, general, and president. Lived at Mount Vernon. Led the Revolutionary Army in the fight for independence. First President of the United States.
- e a teacher who was an American spy during the revolution, was captured and hanged by the British, said "I regret that I have but 1 life to lose for my country."
5 Multiple choice questions
- A pamphlet written by Thomas Paine in 1776 to convince the colonists that it was time to become independent.
- mercenaries(hired soldiers) from Germany who fought for the British during the American Revolution
- colonists who supported the cause of independence
- request sent to king george III to stop the fighting, the Americans hoped the British would see how determined the colonists were after Bunker Hill and would make peace with the colonists
- continental army officer who later became a traitor and worked for the British during the Revolutionary War
5 True/False questions
Cowpens → in south carolina, proved the Americans could defeat the British in the South
King George III → took her husband's place in battle when he was wounded. she was also wounded in the battle, was the first woman veteran recognized by congress
crossing the delaware river → a french man came to Valley Forge to help the Americans, he spent his own money to buy supplies for the American troops at valley forge the french agreed to help the colonists officially after the battle of saratoga.
Peter Salem → a teacher who was an American spy during the revolution, was captured and hanged by the British, said "I regret that I have but 1 life to lose for my country."
Articles of confederation → an attack by british troops that caused great losses for the Americans