← Social Studies Test
5 Written Questions
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- troops for hire.
- a 1776 battle in NY in which more than 1,400 Americans were killed, wounded, or captured.
- in 1775, the first major battle of the Revolution.
- a 1776 battle in NJ in which George Washington's troops captured a Hessian encampment in a surprise attack.
- a 1776 document stating that the 13 English colonies were a free and independent nation.
5 True/False Questions
loyalist → colonist who favored war against Britian.
patriot → a person who betrays his/her country.
Green Mountain Boys → troops for hire.
Olive Branch Petition → peace petition sent to King George by colonial delegates declaring their loyalty to the king and asking him to repeal the Intolerable Acts.
blockade → introduction