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Bunker Hill
What happened at the battle of Bunker…
Where was the battle fought?
Why did the colonists have to retreat?
Who lead the British force and Colonis…
British won but many people died. Colonists lost but more peo…
Breeds Hill but people thought it was Bunker Hill.
They ran out of ammunition.
British force was lead by General William Howe. Colonists for…
What happened at the battle of Bunker…
British won but many people died. Colonists lost but more peo…
Where was the battle fought?
Breeds Hill but people thought it was Bunker Hill.
Bunker hill
Bunker hill
Colonial troops
Colonial commander
The battle
British prepared tk secure charlestown which over looked boston
Learned of the British plan and began to dig in to bunker hil…
Order his troops not to fire until "you could see the whites…
Resulted in fierce combat and the colonist retreating when th…
Bunker hill
British prepared tk secure charlestown which over looked boston
Colonial troops
Learned of the British plan and began to dig in to bunker hil…
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Bunker Hill
Suggestions John Adams made
Three Actions Congress took
British attacked Breed's Hill
Colonists lost at Bunker Hill because
each colony set up its own government, Congress declare the c…
Recognized colonial militiamen as the continental army, autho…
three times
the militiamen ran low on ammunition
Suggestions John Adams made
each colony set up its own government, Congress declare the c…
Three Actions Congress took
Recognized colonial militiamen as the continental army, autho…
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Bunker Hill
What is Bunker Hill actually called?
What city were the hills overlooking?
Who was in possession of the hills?
What did the general say because the A…
the Battle of Breeds Hill
Boston
The Americans
"Don't fire until you see the whites of their eyes."
What is Bunker Hill actually called?
the Battle of Breeds Hill
What city were the hills overlooking?
Boston
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Bunker Hill
What happened at Bunker Hill?
What are Earthworks?
How did the geography of Bunker Hill H…
What is a declaration?
1. Prescott learned that British wanted Bunker Hill 2. Americ…
Walls of stone and dirt built almost 6 feet high
British had to charge uphill. British came by SEA but America…
An official statement
What happened at Bunker Hill?
1. Prescott learned that British wanted Bunker Hill 2. Americ…
What are Earthworks?
Walls of stone and dirt built almost 6 feet high
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Bunker Hill
When
What
Who
Problem
June 1775
In an attempt to fortify 2 hills overlooking Boston, Israel P…
General William Howe & 2000 redcoats attracted the hills
Rebels had very little ammunition so Putnam said "don't shoot…
When
June 1775
What
In an attempt to fortify 2 hills overlooking Boston, Israel P…
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Bunkers Hill
What hills did the Colonists and Briti…
Why did the British want Bunker and Br…
Who won Bunkers Hill?
You had more success in men killed in…
Bunker and Breeds
They were strategic locations overlooking the city.
British
Americans
What hills did the Colonists and Briti…
Bunker and Breeds
Why did the British want Bunker and Br…
They were strategic locations overlooking the city.
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battle of bunker hill
militia
bunker hill
battle of bunker hill
william howe
regular citizens organized for millatary service
which overlooked the harbor
was a battle that happened on bunker hill
british general
militia
regular citizens organized for millatary service
bunker hill
which overlooked the harbor
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Battle of Bunker Hill
Bunker Hill is also known as -
A Patriot colonel named _______ ______…
The Patriot's wanted to fire _______,…
The Patriots wanted to run the _______…
Breed's Hill
William Prescott
cannons
British
Bunker Hill is also known as -
Breed's Hill
A Patriot colonel named _______ ______…
William Prescott
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The Battle of Bunker Hill
What was the date?
Who were the British Generals?
Who were the American Generals?
How many men did the Americans have?
June 17, 1775
Howe, Abercrombie
Putnam, Prescott
1,300
What was the date?
June 17, 1775
Who were the British Generals?
Howe, Abercrombie
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Battle of Bunker Hill
How many times did the British soldier…
Who ran out of ammunition?
Who won the Battle of Bunker Hill?
Why were these hills important?
Three (3) times
The Patriots (Colonists)
The British Army.
They were easy to defend and gave an advantage.
How many times did the British soldier…
Three (3) times
Who ran out of ammunition?
The Patriots (Colonists)
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The Battle of Bunker Hill
The Battle of Bunker Hill
Where Did It Take Place?
The Leaders
What happened at the battle?
The Battle of Bunker Hill took place on June 17, 1775, just a…
This seems like the easiest question ever, doesn't it? Well,…
The British were led up the hill by General William Howe. The…
The American forces learned that the British were planning on…
The Battle of Bunker Hill
The Battle of Bunker Hill took place on June 17, 1775, just a…
Where Did It Take Place?
This seems like the easiest question ever, doesn't it? Well,…
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Battle of Bunker Hill 2
Bunker Hill is also known as -
A Patriot colonel named _______ ______…
The Patriot's wanted to fire _______,…
The Patriots wanted to run the _______…
Breed's Hill
William Prescott
cannons
British
Bunker Hill is also known as -
Breed's Hill
A Patriot colonel named _______ ______…
William Prescott
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BATTLE OF BUNKER HILL GAME !!!!
When did the Battle of Bunkers Hill ta…
Where did most of the fighting take pl…
Who was the leader of the British?
Who was the leader of the Americans?
On June 17, 1775
On Breed's Hill... NOT Bunker Hill
General William Howe
Colonel William Prescott
When did the Battle of Bunkers Hill ta…
On June 17, 1775
Where did most of the fighting take pl…
On Breed's Hill... NOT Bunker Hill
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battle of bunker hill
april 18, 1775
may 18, 1775
june 18, 1775
Boston
shot heard around the world at lexington and concord
2nd congress meets to elect George Washington as army leader
battle of bunker hill
after the battle in lexington and concord, more and more red…
april 18, 1775
shot heard around the world at lexington and concord
may 18, 1775
2nd congress meets to elect George Washington as army leader
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Bunker Hill quiz
Bunker Hill
Breeds hill
Gen. Israel Putnum and col. William Pr…
Bunker hill is larger and better known
What is the battle the British and the colonials will fight o…
The British wake up to the American militia capturing what?
Who are the two people + 1200 militia that dug in on breeds h…
Why is it called battle of bunker hill?
Bunker Hill
What is the battle the British and the colonials will fight o…
Breeds hill
The British wake up to the American militia capturing what?
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Battle of Bunker Hill
Eathan Allen
Defending homeland
No Navy
Well trained troops
Who led the Green Mountain Boys to victory over Fort Ticonder…
Name an American Strength.
Name an American weakness.
Name a British strength.
Eathan Allen
Who led the Green Mountain Boys to victory over Fort Ticonder…
Defending homeland
Name an American Strength.
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Battle of Bunker Hill
British commander
Patriot Commander
Location taken place
The overall winners
William Howe
William Prescott
Breeds Hill then Bunker Hill
British
British commander
William Howe
Patriot Commander
William Prescott
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Bunker Hill Imperialism vocab
Homestead Act
Buffalo
Reservation
Transcontinental Railroad
Gave people free land to farm in the West.
animal used by Native Americans as the main source of food, c…
a limited area of land set aside for Native Americans
railroad that stretches across the country from Atlantic Ocea…
Homestead Act
Gave people free land to farm in the West.
Buffalo
animal used by Native Americans as the main source of food, c…
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Bunker Hill Strain Quiz
Breed's Hill
Pyrrhic
A city just outside of Boston
June 17th 1775
Where was the battle of Bunker Hill actually fought?
The battle was a _____ victory for GB or a victory at a great…
Where did Bunker Hill take place
What date was BH (bunker hill)
Breed's Hill
Where was the battle of Bunker Hill actually fought?
Pyrrhic
The battle was a _____ victory for GB or a victory at a great…
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battle of bunker hill
date
who were the generals
what was to close to boston
how many attempts did it take for the…
june 16,1775
british-general howe... continental army-general ward
bunker hill
three
date
june 16,1775
who were the generals
british-general howe... continental army-general ward
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Battle of Bunker Hill
Bunker Hill
William Prescott
Breed's Hill
Charlestown Peninsula
First hill hiked up by 1,200-minute men that were led by Colo…
Leader on the American side of the battle
Hill that was fortified by Prescott's men in the dead of nigh…
Location of the Battle of Bunker Hill, north of Boston where…
Bunker Hill
First hill hiked up by 1,200-minute men that were led by Colo…
William Prescott
Leader on the American side of the battle
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BATTLE OF BUNKER HILL
To prepare for war, where were the Red…
The Redcoats intended to surround the…
Did the Massachusetts soldiers hear ab…
What did the Massachusetts soldiers do…
To Boston
Bunker Hill
Yes, and they beat them to it
They built militia forts atop the hill, and set up camp there…
To prepare for war, where were the Red…
To Boston
The Redcoats intended to surround the…
Bunker Hill
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Lexington/Concord & Bunker Hill
Militia
Minutemen
Lexington
Guerrilla Warefare
Volunteer Army (Farmers, merchants, etc.)
They got their name because they were ready at a minute's not…
It was the FIRST battle of the Revolutionary War. They had 77…
When the attacks are sneaky, including being hidden
Militia
Volunteer Army (Farmers, merchants, etc.)
Minutemen
They got their name because they were ready at a minute's not…
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Battle of Bunker Hill Vocab
King George III
Hessians
Ben Franklin
Ethan Allen
The king of England during the American Revolution
German mercenary soldiers who fought for the Britain for money
Obtained foreign aid for the American cause.
Leader of the green mountain boys
King George III
The king of England during the American Revolution
Hessians
German mercenary soldiers who fought for the Britain for money
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Battle of Bunker Hill
Battle of Bunker Hill
Traitor
Blockade
Olive Branch Petition
The first major battle of the American Revolution where the c…
A person who betrays his or her country.
The shutting of a port to keep people or supplies from going…
When the delegates sent a petition to King George to declare…
Battle of Bunker Hill
The first major battle of the American Revolution where the c…
Traitor
A person who betrays his or her country.
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Battle of Bunker Hill
British commander
Patriot commander
Location taken place
Reason named
William
William
Breeds hill
...
British commander
William
Patriot commander
William
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History / Battle of Bunker Hill
George Washington
Philadelphia May 1775
Print paper money
Canada
Second Continental Congress meets and appoints ___________ __…
When Second COntinental Congress meets.
Congress starts to _____________ _____________ _____________…
(*100,000) thousands of loyalists left the country many settl…
George Washington
Second Continental Congress meets and appoints ___________ __…
Philadelphia May 1775
When Second COntinental Congress meets.
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Battle of Bunker Hill
Causes
Setting
General Howe
General Artemas Ward
-Followed British victory at Lexington and Concord... -General G…
- June 17th 1775... - Breeds Hill NOT Bunker Hill
British General who ordered the frontal assault on the Americ…
American General who ordered Colonel William Prescott to fort…
Causes
-Followed British victory at Lexington and Concord... -General G…
Setting
- June 17th 1775... - Breeds Hill NOT Bunker Hill
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BATTLE OF BUNKER HILL GAME !!!!
When did the Battle of Bunker Hill tak…
Where did most of the fighting take pl…
Who was the leader of the British?
Who was the leader of the Americans?
On June 17, 1775
On Breed's Hill... NOT Bunker Hill
General William Howe
Colonel William Prescott
When did the Battle of Bunker Hill tak…
On June 17, 1775
Where did most of the fighting take pl…
On Breed's Hill... NOT Bunker Hill
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CPUSH Bunker Hill
most common weapon during Revolutionar…
most powerful weapon
Thomas Gage
William Prescott
musket/rifle
the cannon
British general
leader of continental army @ Battle of Bunker Hill
most common weapon during Revolutionar…
musket/rifle
most powerful weapon
the cannon
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Bunker Hill Industrialization vocab
Corporation
Stock
Monopoly
Sherman Anti-Trust Act
business that is owned by investors
share of ownership in a corporation
a company or group having control of all or nearly all of the…
an 1890 law that banned the formation of trusts and monopolie…
Corporation
business that is owned by investors
Stock
share of ownership in a corporation
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battle of bunker hill
who led the troops from Vermont to nor…
how many British troops surrounded for…
who controlled Bunker Hill
what did commander Putnam tell his men…
Ethan Allen
42
the Colonist
until they are 150 feet away
who led the troops from Vermont to nor…
Ethan Allen
how many British troops surrounded for…
42
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Battle of Bunker Hill
Where?
What city was Breed's Hill near?
When?
Who?
Breed's Hill
Boston, MA
June 17, 1775
8200 British troops ... vs... 16,000 American soldiers
Where?
Breed's Hill
What city was Breed's Hill near?
Boston, MA
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Battle of bunker hill
When did the battle of bunker hill tak…
How many times were the British forced…
The British General Thomas Gage sent G…
What happened after sunset on June 16 ?
In June 17,1775
Twice
2400
Colonial commanders Israel Putnam and William Prescott arrive…
When did the battle of bunker hill tak…
In June 17,1775
How many times were the British forced…
Twice
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Proclamation of 1763-Bunker Hill
Proclamation of 1763
Paxton Boys
Sugar Act 1764
No taxation without representation
effectively drew a line of App. mountains: no trading or sett…
50-60 men(W. Pennsylvania) "only good Indian is a dead Indian…
actually brought done tax on foreign molasses ... -British sugar…
Rotten Boroughs=town/villages that had right to vote for Pa…
Proclamation of 1763
effectively drew a line of App. mountains: no trading or sett…
Paxton Boys
50-60 men(W. Pennsylvania) "only good Indian is a dead Indian…
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Battle of bunker hill
William Prescott quote
Volunteers
How many soilders surround and what pl…
Who won the battle of bunker hill what…
Don't fire until you see the whites of their eyes
Helpers/ joined militia
20,000 Boston
British it was costly
William Prescott quote
Don't fire until you see the whites of their eyes
Volunteers
Helpers/ joined militia
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Battle of Bunker Hill
Leader of the American forces at Bunke…
Leader of the American forces at Breed…
Leader of the British forces
Where did most of the fighting happen?
Major General Joseph Warren
Colonel William Prescott
Major General William Howe
Breed's Hill
Leader of the American forces at Bunke…
Major General Joseph Warren
Leader of the American forces at Breed…
Colonel William Prescott
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Battle of Bunker Hill
Who was the British commander?
On what date did the Battle of Bunker…
Where did the battle take place?
Who won the Battle?
William Howe
June 17th, 1775
Breed's Hill
The British
Who was the British commander?
William Howe
On what date did the Battle of Bunker…
June 17th, 1775
Battle of Bunker Hill
why did militia leaders want to build…
Actual name of Bunker Hill?
How many times did British attack the…
The British captured the fort even tho…
hill gave them advantage to fire cannons at the British in Bo…
Breed's Hill
Three
more than half of their soldiers were killed or injured
why did militia leaders want to build…
hill gave them advantage to fire cannons at the British in Bo…
Actual name of Bunker Hill?
Breed's Hill
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The Battle of Bunker Hill
Eathan Allen
Defending homeland
No Navy
Well trained troops
Who led the Green Mountain Boys to victory over Fort Ticonder…
Name an American Strength
Name an American weakness.
Name a British strength.
Eathan Allen
Who led the Green Mountain Boys to victory over Fort Ticonder…
Defending homeland
Name an American Strength
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BUNKER HILL BATTLE QUIZ
How many times did the British attack…
Why did the Americans move their posit…
About how many American men died?
About how many redcoats died or were w…
3 times
They did because it was a better position to attack.
Americans: 400 men
British: More than 1,000 redcoats
How many times did the British attack…
3 times
Why did the Americans move their posit…
They did because it was a better position to attack.
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the battle of bunker hill
how many shots per person
what war was going on at this time
ben franklin was against who
ben was a
13
revolutionary war
his son william
patriot
how many shots per person
13
what war was going on at this time
revolutionary war
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the battle of bunker hill
What three hills did the British attac…
What direction did the Americans trave…
Where did the British leave from
Why did the Patriots choose a hill for…
The three hills are Breed's hill, Bunker hill and Moulton's h…
Northwest
The British left from Boston
The British went uphill and that gave the Americans advantage…
What three hills did the British attac…
The three hills are Breed's hill, Bunker hill and Moulton's h…
What direction did the Americans trave…
Northwest
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The Battle of Bunker Hill
The date of the Battle
The British forces are under command o…
How many enemies were killed?
How many enemies were wounded?
June 17, 1775
Major General William Howe
200
800
The date of the Battle
June 17, 1775
The British forces are under command o…
Major General William Howe
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From Townshend to Bunker Hill
Why did the British decide to tax the…
What hill overlooking Boston did the B…
What caused the Boston Tea Party?
What caused the Intolerable Acts to be…
To pay off the debt that the French and Indian War caused.
Bunker Hill (Breed's Hill)
The Tea Act
The Boston Tea Party
Why did the British decide to tax the…
To pay off the debt that the French and Indian War caused.
What hill overlooking Boston did the B…
Bunker Hill (Breed's Hill)
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Proc. of 1763-Bunker hill
Proc. of 1763
Pontiac's rebellion
Paxton Boys
John Penn
This act of parliament drew a line along the App Mtns. and sa…
An Ottawa chief gathered the Shawnee, Delaware, Miami, and Ki…
This group of about 50-60 men in Western Penn. waged war on A…
The governor of Penn. who posted a bounty for the Paxton boys…
Proc. of 1763
This act of parliament drew a line along the App Mtns. and sa…
Pontiac's rebellion
An Ottawa chief gathered the Shawnee, Delaware, Miami, and Ki…
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The Battle of the Bunker Hill
Redcoats
Bluecoats
Patriots
Breeds Hill
British soldiers
Colonist soldiers
Colonist that are against the British.
The hill that they fought in the Battle of the Bunker Hill.
Redcoats
British soldiers
Bluecoats
Colonist soldiers
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The Battle of Bunker Hill
Date of the battle of Bunker Hill
What was the Location of the battle of…
Who was the British General in charge…
The battle of Bunker Hill was fought n…
June 1775
Boston, Massachusetts
General Gage
Charlestown
Date of the battle of Bunker Hill
June 1775
What was the Location of the battle of…
Boston, Massachusetts
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The Battle of Bunker Hill
What was the date?
Who were the British Generals?
Who were the American Generals?
How many men did the Americans have?
June 17, 1775
Howe, Abercrombie
Putnam, Prescott
1,300
What was the date?
June 17, 1775
Who were the British Generals?
Howe, Abercrombie
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