Flashcards in Chapter 6.1 Deck (8)
How did Americans pursue both war and peace in 1775?
2nd Continental Congress - avoid war.
Local military training.
What were the advantages of each side as they entered the war?
Rebels surrounded British.
British was rich.
How did the Continental Army gain control of Boston.
George Washington took over the Boston Harbor.
Someone run away from war.
Soldiers paid to fight.
Who was Ethan Allen?
Blacksmith, politician leads Green Mountain boys to attack.
What is the Olive Branch Petition?
Declared loyalty to King George.
Repeal Intolerable Acts.