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3 Multiple choice questions

  1. -The framework of the new government adopted in 1781.
    -The new government was very weak and had trouble receiving respect from foreign governments.
    -Under the Articles, the US was able to end the war and negotiate peace.
  2. -Drafted by Thomas Jefferson, edited by the Continental Congress.
    -Argued that humans have natural rights, guaranteed to them at birth.
    -Blamed King George for the problems leading up to the Revolution.
    -Declared the United States independent from Great Britain.
  3. - Increased social equality, increased church-state separation, and elevated the status of women.
    - Put an end to certain inheritance practices (primogeniture and entail) and the practice of putting a person in jail for debt.
    - Reduced the qualifications for owning property, voting, and holding office.

3 True/False questions

  1. Second Continental Congress- Appointed commander of the Continental Army because for his leadership skills.
    - A symbol of the colonists' fight for independence.


  2. Battle of Saratoga- British Gen. Cornwallis waited in Yorktown for supplies and replacements.
    - American Gen. Washington attacked Cornwallis and his troops by land while French Admiral De Grasse blocked their escape by sea.
    - Forced Britain to begin negotiating peace with America.


  3. Olive Branch Petition-The colonies' final offer of peace to King George.
    -Agreed to be loyal to King George if the government would address their wishes (repeal the Coercive Acts and end taxation without representation).
    -This petition was rejected once Britain heard about Breed's Hill.


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