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  1. BATTLE of YORKTOWN
  2. The CONTINENTAL ARMY
  3. MINUTEMEN
  4. Declaration of Independence continued
  5. Friedrich von Steuben
  1. a longest section was the colonists grievences, justification for revolution. Stated how colonists had tried to resolve differences peacefully. Said King was unfit to govern. CONCLUSION= 13 COLONIES DECLARE INDEPENDENCE- approved unanimously July 4, 1776. INDEPENDENCE DAY = July 4th every year since.
  2. b American Colonists army- the Patriots/home team- led by General GEORGE WASHINGTON.
  3. c U.S. DEFEATED BRITISH GENERAL CORNWALLIS at YORKTOWN. British SURRENDERED to END WAR.
  4. d PRUSSIAN SOLDIER who came to U.S. & trained troops
  5. e COLONIAL FIGHTERS that could be READY IN A MINUTE to defend Massachusetts.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. PHILADELPHIA MAY 1775- Attendees= John Hancock, Samuel Adams, John Adams, George Washington, Patrick Henry & others. Issued OLIVE BRANCH PETITION. Authorized & approved the DECLARATION of INDEPENDENCE.
  2. lowest point for U.S.- WASHINGTON'S troops suffered through harsh winter with few supplies
  3. A UNION OF STATES in which each member state retains some independent control over internal & external affairs. Thus, for international purposes, there are separate states, not just one state. A federation, in contrast, is a union of states in which external affairs are controlled by a unified, central government.
  4. most American soldiers enlisted for only one year. They would leave when they weren't paid or when they had to plant crops or harvest crops at home.
  5. Troops on horseback

5 True/False questions

  1. ALLYto JOIN, or enlist someone, in an ASSOCIATION with OTHER STATES, ORGANIZATIONS, or PEOPLE FOR A COMMON PURPOSE.

          

  2. Nathan HaleU.S. officer caught by British spying- CONDEMNED to DEATH- he said, " I only regret that I have but one life to lose for my country."

          

  3. Thaddeus Kosciusko20% of colonials who remained loyal to Britain.

          

  4. BATTLE OF LEXINGTON & CONCORD- 1775General Gage tried to capture a store of Patriot arms. Patriots knew "The Redcoats are coming!!". 8 colonists & 1 British soldier killed at Lexington. Patriots forced the British to retreat at Concord.

          

  5. SOVEREIGNTYCOLONIAL FIGHTERS that could be READY IN A MINUTE to defend Massachusetts.

          

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