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5 Matching questions

  1. Marquis de Lafayett
  2. privateer
  3. mercenary
  4. Thomas Paine
  5. civilian
  1. a a nonmilitary citizen
  2. b I came from France to help the Americans win their freedom.
  3. c a privately owned warship commissioned to prey on the commercial shipping or warships of an enemy nation
  4. d American Revolutionary leader and pamphleteer (born in England) who supported the American colonist's fight for independence and supported the French Revolution (1737-1809)
  5. e a person hired to fight for another country than their own

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. leader of the American Revolution who proposed the resolution calling for independence of the American colonies (1732-1794)
  2. the act of forming an alliance or confederation
  3. Military officer from Germany who trained American soldiers during the American Revolution.
  4. a person who says one thing and does another
  5. American general of Rhode Island, helped to turn the tide against Cornwallis and his British army, used geography of land

5 True/False questions

  1. John paul JonesAmerican naval commander in the American Revolution (1747-1792)

          

  2. Francis MarionSouth Carolina militia leader nicknamed the "Swamp Fox" for his hit-and-run attacks on the British during the American Revolution.

          

  3. preamblea preliminary introduction to a statute or constitution (usually explaining its purpose)

          

  4. Bernardo de Galveza Spanish governor who came over to help America and helped raise an army

          

  5. George Rogers Clarka member of an irregular armed force that fights a stronger force by sabotage and harassment

          

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