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Lexington and Concord
Lexington
Lexington
Lexington
Lexington
Minutemen were waiting for the soldiers
someone fired a shot
both sides started shooting
8 colonists died... 9 colonists were wounded ... 1 British soldier…
Lexington
Minutemen were waiting for the soldiers
Lexington
someone fired a shot
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Lexington and Concord
Militia
Minutemen
Lexington and Concord
Paul Revere
a group of colonial volunteers who fought in times of emergency
well-trained volunteers who were ready for battle at a minute…
two towns outside of Boston, Massachusetts; the first battles…
a colonial silversmith who warned colonists that the British…
Militia
a group of colonial volunteers who fought in times of emergency
Minutemen
well-trained volunteers who were ready for battle at a minute…
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lexington and concord
militia
Minuteman
Intolerable Acts
First Continental... Congress
force of armed civilians pledged to... defend their community
...
Parliament passed a series of laws to punish the... Massachusett…
delegates from all the colonies except Georgia met... in Philade…
militia
force of armed civilians pledged to... defend their community
Minuteman
...
lexington and concord
militia
Minetumen
intolerable acts
first continental congress
a force of armed civilians pledged to defend their community…
a member of the colonial militia who was trained to respond "…
a series of laws enacted by Parliament in 1774 to punish Mass…
a meeting of delegates in 1774 from all the colonies except G…
militia
a force of armed civilians pledged to defend their community…
Minetumen
a member of the colonial militia who was trained to respond "…
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Lexington and Concord
Boston Part Bill
Massachusetts Government Act
administration of justice act
quartering act
permanently closes down port of Boston act 1
This was another of the Coercive Acts, which said that member…
accused of murder with carrying out the king's orders they wi…
1765 - Required the colonials to provide food, lodging, and s…
Boston Part Bill
permanently closes down port of Boston act 1
Massachusetts Government Act
This was another of the Coercive Acts, which said that member…
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Lexington and Concord
Thomas Hutchinson
Democracy
Proclamation
Sam Adams
This man forced colonists to obey unpopular laws, which in tu…
Another word for government run by the people, which was part…
The final part of the declaration, the formal announcement de…
Leader of the Sons of Liberty and C.O.C., and a true Patriot
Thomas Hutchinson
This man forced colonists to obey unpopular laws, which in tu…
Democracy
Another word for government run by the people, which was part…
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Lexington and Concord
Troops...
Radicals were beginning to take over...
Parliament declared...
April 18, 1775 British General...
were beginning to be organized - minutemen
legislatures (local government) - patriots.
Massachusetts to be in a state of rebellion.
Gage sent a force of 700 men to seize a supply of weapons.
Troops...
were beginning to be organized - minutemen
Radicals were beginning to take over...
legislatures (local government) - patriots.
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Lexington and Concord
Minutemen
General Gage learned that the patriots…
Sam Adams and John Hancock
Paul revere, William Dawes, Dr. Joseph…
Citizenship soldiers that fought in Lexington and Concord Tha…
Why the fight in Lexington and Concord actually happened
Two men that gauge intended to rest
The colonists that warned everyone in Lexington and Concord a…
Minutemen
Citizenship soldiers that fought in Lexington and Concord Tha…
General Gage learned that the patriots…
Why the fight in Lexington and Concord actually happened
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Lexington and Concord
Where did the British learn of a stash…
Thomas Gage gave the order to do what
Paul Revere supervised what
How many lanterns where to be lit if t…
Concord
seize the weapons and ammunition and destroy them
a network of spies around Boston
two lanterns
Where did the British learn of a stash…
Concord
Thomas Gage gave the order to do what
seize the weapons and ammunition and destroy them
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Lexington and Concord
who sent the troops, where were they s…
why were the troops sent
when did this happen
what was john hancock targeted
thomas gage sent troops to concord
to capture weapons, ammo, cannon, Sam Adams, and john hancock
april 1775
-on britain's radar -worried about $
who sent the troops, where were they s…
thomas gage sent troops to concord
why were the troops sent
to capture weapons, ammo, cannon, Sam Adams, and john hancock
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Lexington and Concord
What did the colonists do to let the m…
Minutemen
Who rode the horse to Lexington to war…
Why did the British soldiers march to…
Hung lamps in churches.
Colonists who were a part of the militia who would be ready i…
Paul Revere
To destroy the militia's weapons
What did the colonists do to let the m…
Hung lamps in churches.
Minutemen
Colonists who were a part of the militia who would be ready i…
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Lexington and Concord
What is important information needed t…
What was the significance of Lexington…
What was the year when the meeting in…
In what colony did the meeting take pl…
It was a a meeting to discuss and set up a political party.
It was the first battle of the revolution.
September 1774
Philadelphia
What is important information needed t…
It was a a meeting to discuss and set up a political party.
What was the significance of Lexington…
It was the first battle of the revolution.
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Lexington and concord
what was gages secrect orders?
how did the colonial leaders stop gage…
who were the patriots?
what did gage learn about the patriots?
take military action against the massachusetts trouble makers…
they learned about the secret orders before gage did. They fl…
a name given to colonist who wanted to rebel against England
they had a Arsenal of guns and gunpowder stored in the town.
what was gages secrect orders?
take military action against the massachusetts trouble makers…
how did the colonial leaders stop gage…
they learned about the secret orders before gage did. They fl…
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Lexington and Concord.
militia
Minuteman
Intolerable Acts
First Continental Congress
a force of armed civilians pledged to defend their community.
trained to "act at a minute's warning."
Laws punishing the Massachusetts colony and to serve as a war…
A meeting where delegates from all the colonies except Georgi…
militia
a force of armed civilians pledged to defend their community.
Minuteman
trained to "act at a minute's warning."
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Lexington and Concord
Great Britain
John Parker
One fourth
British
Opening of organized armed rebellion against ___ ____, April…
Lexington militia was lead by capt. ______
How much of the militia was related to John Parker
Militias intent was to show unity against _____.
Great Britain
Opening of organized armed rebellion against ___ ____, April…
John Parker
Lexington militia was lead by capt. ______
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Lexington and Concord
1st battle location
Lexington and Concord
British commander
Patriot commander
Lexington Massachusetts
But if they mean to have a war, let it begin here
John Pitcairn, Major General Francis Smith
John Parker, Dr. Joseph Warren, Colonel James Barrett
1st battle location
Lexington Massachusetts
Lexington and Concord
But if they mean to have a war, let it begin here
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Lexington and Concord
Lexington and Concord
Declaration of Independence
Battle of Saratoga
Battle of Yorktown
First shot was fired #1
Official beginning of declaring war #2
Turning point of the revolution #3
Last major battle of the America Revolution #4
Lexington and Concord
First shot was fired #1
Declaration of Independence
Official beginning of declaring war #2
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Lexington and Concord
First Continental Congress
Colonists feeling about fighting
Spies on both sides:
Midnight Ride
a representative from each colony met in Philadelphia to ban…
They were upset at the way they were treated by British and w…
Sam Adams built a network of spies to help figure out what th…
Paul Revere spread the news about the British coming. he had…
First Continental Congress
a representative from each colony met in Philadelphia to ban…
Colonists feeling about fighting
They were upset at the way they were treated by British and w…
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Lexington & Concord
Two reason the British decided to send…
There was 4 men that actually made the…
What the British found when they arriv…
Paul Revere was captured by the British
One of the reason that the British sent troops to Lexington a…
There was 4 men that actually made the ride to warn the colon…
What the British found when they arrived to Lexington was tha…
Paul Revere was captured by the British
Two reason the British decided to send…
One of the reason that the British sent troops to Lexington a…
There was 4 men that actually made the…
There was 4 men that actually made the ride to warn the colon…
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Lexington and concord
King George quote
Thomas gage
800 troops
Paul revere quote
The die is cast; the colonies must either submit or triumph..…
Commanded to take away weapons of Massachusetts militia and a…
March to concord to carry out his orders
The regulars are out
King George quote
The die is cast; the colonies must either submit or triumph..…
Thomas gage
Commanded to take away weapons of Massachusetts militia and a…
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Lexington and Concord
When did this occur?
What was this specifically?
What lead up to this?
What resulted from this?
April,19 1775
when angry militias took action against British troops and fi…
British soldiers coming the colonies to confiscate the coloni…
As a result of this, the war for American independence began.…
When did this occur?
April,19 1775
What was this specifically?
when angry militias took action against British troops and fi…
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Lexington and Concord
Who was ordered to shut down Boston Ha…
The closing of Boston Harbor was part…
Who caused the Boston Tea Party?
Colonists wanted independence from ---
British "Redcoats"
Intolerable Acts
Sons of Liberty
England
Who was ordered to shut down Boston Ha…
British "Redcoats"
The closing of Boston Harbor was part…
Intolerable Acts
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Lexington and Concord
Why did towns begin to create the minu…
Why did the British troops want to com…
What was the first battle during Lexin…
How many people died during the battle…
Because of harsh laws put in place by the king
•in hopes to find Hancock & Adams... • steal weapon stock pile
Lexington
8 minute men killed, one British soldier
Why did towns begin to create the minu…
Because of harsh laws put in place by the king
Why did the British troops want to com…
•in hopes to find Hancock & Adams... • steal weapon stock pile
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Lexington & Concord
Intolerable Acts
Patriot
Loyalist
First Continental Congress
It was when parliament passed a series of laws to punish the…
Those who sided with the rebels or Americans
Those who supported the British
It was a meeting that made two very important decisions on Se…
Intolerable Acts
It was when parliament passed a series of laws to punish the…
Patriot
Those who sided with the rebels or Americans
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Lexington Concord
Who?
What?
When?
Where?
(Massachusetts) John Parker, James B. (Great Britain) Francis…
Lexington of Concord
April 9, 1775
Middlesex County, Massachusetts
Who?
(Massachusetts) John Parker, James B. (Great Britain) Francis…
What?
Lexington of Concord
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Lexington & Concord
Many colonist believed that if fightin…
What orders did General Thomas Gage ha…
What did Gage learn?
How many troops did Gage order?
In New England
To seize the weapons from the Massachusetts militia and arres…
The militia was storing arms and ammunition at Concord(northw…
700 to destroy all ammunition.
Many colonist believed that if fightin…
In New England
What orders did General Thomas Gage ha…
To seize the weapons from the Massachusetts militia and arres…
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Lexington and Concord Dineen
Lexington and Concord
General Gage
Paul Revere
Militia men
April 8, 1775: Led by General Gage, first battles of the Amer…
British general in the Revolution. He was commander in chief…
American silversmith who became a hero after his famous ride…
volunteer untrained soldiers
Lexington and Concord
April 8, 1775: Led by General Gage, first battles of the Amer…
General Gage
British general in the Revolution. He was commander in chief…
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The Battle at Lexington and Concord
What was the location of the first bat…
In which colony did the first battle o…
Why were the British going to Concord?
Who was the British General who led th…
Lexington and Concord
Massachusetts
To get the gunpowder that the Colonists were storing
General Gage
What was the location of the first bat…
Lexington and Concord
In which colony did the first battle o…
Massachusetts
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Battles of Lexington & Concord Review
Samuel Prescott
Joseph Warren
Longfellow
The Regulars are Coming!
The only of the "midnight riders" to make it all the way to C…
The mastermind behind the midnight riders operation...
The poet who made Paul Revere a legend...
What the "Midnight Riders" probably said as they warned milit…
Samuel Prescott
The only of the "midnight riders" to make it all the way to C…
Joseph Warren
The mastermind behind the midnight riders operation...
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The Battles of Lexington & Concord Vocab.
Militia
Battle
Intelligence
Regiment
civilian army
fight between armies; part of a war
Secret information
large unit of soldiers
Militia
civilian army
Battle
fight between armies; part of a war
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Lexington and Concord Vocabulary
mild
moderate
resist
stores of arms and ammunition
gentle;kind
reasonable
work against
extra supplies of guns and bullets
mild
gentle;kind
moderate
reasonable
Lexington and Concord Review
midnight riders
move arsenals
hancock and adams
lexington and concord
revere, dawes, and prescott were known as
midnight riders were warning patriots to
who british wanted to arrest
2 villages riders were heading to
midnight riders
revere, dawes, and prescott were known as
move arsenals
midnight riders were warning patriots to
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Starting with Lexington and Concord
Second Continental Congress
Olive Branch Petition
The Declaration of Independence
Wrote the Declaration of Independence
Meet in Philadelphia, adopted the Declaration of Independence
Last ditch effort to restore peace with Britain
Is a birth certificate, a divorce paper, and a declaration of…
Thomas Jefferson
Second Continental Congress
Meet in Philadelphia, adopted the Declaration of Independence
Olive Branch Petition
Last ditch effort to restore peace with Britain
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The Road to Lexington and Concord
militia
minuteman
intolerable acts
first continental congress
n. a force of armed civilians pledged to defend their communi…
a member of the colonial militia who was trained to respond "…
a series of laws enacted by Parliament in 1774 to punish Mass…
militia
n. a force of armed civilians pledged to defend their communi…
minuteman
a member of the colonial militia who was trained to respond "…
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Road to Lexington & Concord
militia
Minuteman
Loyalist
Patriot
A group of civilians trained to fight in emergencies.... groups…
Colonial militia volunteer who was prepared to fight at a min…
American colonists who remained loyal to Britain and opposed…
American colonists who were determined to fight the British u…
militia
A group of civilians trained to fight in emergencies.... groups…
Minuteman
Colonial militia volunteer who was prepared to fight at a min…
8 terms
The road to Lexington and concord
militia
Minuteman
Intolerable Acts
First Continental Congress
militia is a force of armed civilians pledged to defend their…
Minutemen, trained to "act at a minute's warning."
One of the acts would close the port of Boston until colonist…
First Continental Congress, delegates voted to ban all trade…
militia
militia is a force of armed civilians pledged to defend their…
Minuteman
Minutemen, trained to "act at a minute's warning."
5 terms
The Road to Lexington and Concord
Militia
Minuteman
Intolerable Acts
First Continental Congress
a force of armed civilians pledged to defend their community…
a member of the colonial militia who was trained to respond "…
a series of laws enacted by Parliament in 1774 to punish Mass…
a meeting of delegates in 1774 from all the colonies except G…
Militia
a force of armed civilians pledged to defend their community…
Minuteman
a member of the colonial militia who was trained to respond "…
8 terms
The Battle at Lexington and Concord
What was the location of the first bat…
In which colony did the first battle o…
Why were the British going to Concord?
Who was the British General who led th…
Lexington and Concord
Massachusetts
To get the gunpowder that the Colonists were storing
General Gage
What was the location of the first bat…
Lexington and Concord
In which colony did the first battle o…
Massachusetts
8 terms
The Road to Lexington and Concord
Intolerable Acts
First Continental Congress
militia
Minuteman
Laws passed by Parliament punishing Massachusetts for the Bos…
Meeting held by the colonies in Philadelphia in 1774 to decid…
A force of armed civilians who pledge to defend their community
A colonists who could be ready in a minute's notice
Intolerable Acts
Laws passed by Parliament punishing Massachusetts for the Bos…
First Continental Congress
Meeting held by the colonies in Philadelphia in 1774 to decid…
14 terms
Lexington/Concord To Valley Forge
April 1775
May 1775
July 1775
Spring 1776
Lexington/Concord
Bunker Hill
Olive Branch Petition
Dorchester Heights (Retreats To Canada)
April 1775
Lexington/Concord
May 1775
Bunker Hill
8 terms
The Battle at Lexington and Concord
What was the location of the first bat…
In which colony did the first battle o…
Why were the British going to Concord?
Who was the British General who led th…
Lexington and Concord
Massachusetts
To get the gunpowder that the Colonists were storing
General Gage
What was the location of the first bat…
Lexington and Concord
In which colony did the first battle o…
Massachusetts
The Battle of Lexington and Concord
How did the Americans conquer the Brit…
Who were the minutemen, where did they…
Politically speaking, what didn't the…
What was the British goal when marchin…
The Americans conquered the British by outnumbering them at C…
The minutemen were people who were ready to fight at a minute…
The Americans didn't have a finalized government, so that mea…
The British goal was to destroy all the guns and ammunition i…
How did the Americans conquer the Brit…
The Americans conquered the British by outnumbering them at C…
Who were the minutemen, where did they…
The minutemen were people who were ready to fight at a minute…
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THE ROAD TO LEXINGTON & CONCORD
MINUTEMEN
INTOLERABLE ACT
FIRST CONTINENTAL CONGRESS
PAUL REVERE
Group Of Armed Civilians, Trained To Be Ready To Fight "At A…
Series Of Laws, Officially Named The Coercive Acts, Meant To…
Meeting Of Delegates From Most Of The Colonies, Called In Rea…
Boston Silversmith Who Rode Into The Countryside To Spread Ne…
MINUTEMEN
Group Of Armed Civilians, Trained To Be Ready To Fight "At A…
INTOLERABLE ACT
Series Of Laws, Officially Named The Coercive Acts, Meant To…
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Lexington and Concord-Ruth Barnes
colonial volunteer trained regularly k…
A rumor that minutemen where hiding a…
Two lamps hanging from the steeple in…
Warn Sam Adams and John Hancock that t…
What is a Minuteman?
What did General Thomas Gage hear?
What was the secret signal?
What was Paul Revere set to do?
colonial volunteer trained regularly k…
What is a Minuteman?
A rumor that minutemen where hiding a…
What did General Thomas Gage hear?
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Lexington and concord quiz
Lexington green
Fort ticonderoga
General burgoyne
Ethan Allen
American revolution began here
It's cannons went to Boston
Lost the battle of Saratoga
Captured Fort Ticonderoga
Lexington green
American revolution began here
Fort ticonderoga
It's cannons went to Boston
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Battle of Lexington and Concord
Gerenal gage
William Dawes, Paul Revere
redcoats
moralist men or minutemen
general, governor of Massachusetts , sned soliders to tend wa…
sent to warn rebels
British soldiers
rebel soldiers
Gerenal gage
general, governor of Massachusetts , sned soliders to tend wa…
William Dawes, Paul Revere
sent to warn rebels
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6-3: Lexington and Concord
Intolerable Acts
minutemen
loyalists
First Continental Congress
four laws imposed by the British to punish Massachusetts afte…
Member of a militia during the American Revolution who could…
American colonists who remained loyal to Britain and opposed…
Delegates from all colonies except Georgia met to discuss pro…
Intolerable Acts
four laws imposed by the British to punish Massachusetts afte…
minutemen
Member of a militia during the American Revolution who could…
The Road to Lexington and Concord
Captain John Parker
Coercive Acts
Intolerable Acts
General Thomas Gage
Led 70 militia and minutemen at the Battle of Lexington in 1775
English name for 1774 laws passed by Parliament to punish MS…
Colonial name for the 1774 laws passed that closed the boston…
Appointed in Massachusetts along with the Intolerable acts as…
Captain John Parker
Led 70 militia and minutemen at the Battle of Lexington in 1775
Coercive Acts
English name for 1774 laws passed by Parliament to punish MS…
7 terms
The Road to Lexington and Concord
militia
Minuteman
Intolerable Acts
First Continental Congress
a force of armed civilians pledged to defend their community…
a member of the colonial militia who was trained to respond "…
a series of laws enacted by Parliament in 1774 to punish Mass…
a meeting where delegates voted to ban all trade with Britain…
militia
a force of armed civilians pledged to defend their community…
Minuteman
a member of the colonial militia who was trained to respond "…
14 terms
Battles of Lexington and Concord
What were the men in the militia known…
Why were the militia called the Minute…
Who sent the British troops to arrest…
What did one lamp in the church tower…
Minutemen
Because they were ready for battle with a minute's notice
General Thomas Gage
British soldiers were moving by land
What were the men in the militia known…
Minutemen
Why were the militia called the Minute…
Because they were ready for battle with a minute's notice
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