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Which of the following sources would be most useful in researching a paper entitled "Arguments for Independence, 1776"?
Thomas Paine's Common Sense
The Battle of Saratoga had all of the following consequences EXCEPT
encouraged the British to grant most of the American demands
The first Continental Congress was a reaction to
passage of the Intolerable Acts
In his pamphlet Common Sense, Thomas Paine defended the idea of American Independence on the grounds that
People should not pledge allegiance to a king and a corrupt government
As a result of the Treaty of Paris, the United States gained all of the following EXCEPT
the territory of Florida
Which of the following most accurately describes those Americans who fought on the British side in the American Revolution?
They came from all groups and classes
Which of the following most accurately describes the change in American public opinion between January 1774 and July 1776?
It changed from a desire for reconciliation to a decision for independence
Statement: "The new state constitutions enacted during the Revolutionary War reflect the Patriots' emphasis on individual liberty." Each of the following actions supports this statement EXCEPT:
Providing for separation of church and state
Which of the following is a correct statement about the United States at the end of the Revolutionary War?
The central government was stronger than any state government