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1
Q

_____ sick

A

Pitt

2
Q

When was the boston massacre

A

March 5, 1770

3
Q

______ Bostonians died during the boston massacre because they threw ______ at British soldiers

A

5

Snowballs

4
Q

Lord north became the new ______ ______

A

Prime minister

5
Q

Repealed Townsend acts because they’re too _____ to enforce

A

Expensive

6
Q

They kept the tax on ______

A

Tea

7
Q

Committee of correspondence in ____

A

1772

8
Q

What two men ran the committee of correspondence

A

John Adams and Samuel Hancock

9
Q

What did the committee of corospondence do

A

Organized a group of 21 men to keep other colonies informed on problems with Britain

10
Q

When was the boston tea party

A

December 12 1773

11
Q

What company sold cheap tea

A

British east India company

12
Q

At The Boston tea party patriots dumped ______ chests of tea into __________

A

340

Boston harbor

13
Q

The quartering act was when britishtroops could go into any _______

A

Building

14
Q

In the boston port bill, the boston port was closed until the patriots would ___________ no ships _____ no ships out

A

Pay their tea tax

In

15
Q

Quebec act in ______ scared the colonists because ________ was the religion of Quebec and they feared loosing religious freedom and being ruled by ______

A

1774
Catholicism
Pope

16
Q

When was the first continental congress?

A

September 5 1774

17
Q

Oct 14,1774 they recognized the ______ of _____

A

Authority of king

18
Q

Who said “give me liberty or give me death”? Who was if said to

A

Patrick Henry

House of burgesses

19
Q

Volunteer militia was _______

A

Minutemen

20
Q

First battle of revolution ?

A

Lexington and concord

21
Q

Shot heard round the world- what battle

A

Battle of Lexington and concord

22
Q

April ____, 1775 Brits head for concord

A

18

23
Q

What 3 men warns that the British were coming

A

Revere, Dawes,a nd prescott

24
Q

April _____ 1774 - British win battle of _______

A

19

Lexington and concord

25
Q

Fall of fort Ticonderoga may _____(year)

A

1775

26
Q

Ethan Allen and green ______ boys capture fort ______

A

Mountain

Ticonderoga

27
Q

Fort Ticonderoga located on lake ______

A

Champlain

28
Q

2nd continental congress, John Hancock is ______ of congress

A

President

29
Q

2nd continental congress makes George W ______

A

Cheif of army

30
Q

Battle of bunker hill is 1st __________ of war

A

Major battle

31
Q

Battle of bunker hill is June ___ 1775 and actually in ______ hill

A

16

Breeds

32
Q

Olive branch petition - _____ 1775

A

July

33
Q

Olive branch petition sent to George 3 by _____ asking for ______ terms

A

Loyalist colonies

Reasonable

34
Q

George 3 wanted ______

A

Submission

35
Q

Thomas Paine wrote book ______ ______ in ____ 1776

A

Common sense

January

36
Q

Declerarion of independence _____ _, ______

A

July 4,1776

37
Q

Deceleration of independence led by Thomas _____, all me are _____, resistance to _______ not law

A

Jefferson
Equal
Parliament

38
Q

Foreinf help for patriots from baron de ____, Kosciusko and Pulaski of ______

A

Kalb of Germany

Poland

39
Q

Capture of Trenton and Princeton in colony of ______

A

New Jersey

40
Q

December ______ Washington crosses Delaware (Christmas nught)

A

1776

41
Q

Nathan _____ hung by British ~ “I only regret I have but _____ ____ to lose for my ______”

A

Hale
One life
Country

42
Q

Battle at Saratoga _____(month) 1776

A

October

43
Q

Battle of Saratoga ~ turning ______ of war

A

Point

44
Q

Saratoga ~ Burgoyne surrenders to general ____

A

Gates

45
Q

Winter of valley forge _____-_____

A

1777-1778

46
Q

September ____ 1776 britishtroops capture city of _____

A

26

Philadelphia

47
Q

Washington and troops flee to _______ ______ and ___ leave or die

A

Valley forge

1/2

48
Q

March ____ 1778, Washingtonian announces ____ are coming

A

5

French

49
Q

June _____ British withdraw from _____

A

1778

Philadelphia

50
Q

Capitol of colonies ~

A

Philadelphia

51
Q

Battle of Monmouth is _____ of 1778, Washington meets British when they were on their way to ___ ____

A

Summer

New York

52
Q

Molly ______ fires connoisseur hen soldiers were hurt

A

Pitcher

53
Q

George ____ Clarke and Kentucky ______ capture fort Vincennes in feb ____

A

Rodgers
Volunteers
1779

54
Q

______ Paul ______~ best know naval ______

A

John
Jones
Hero

55
Q

_______ strategy now used

A

Guerrilla

56
Q

Who was the patriot traitor?

A

Benedict Arnold

57
Q

Battle of kings mountain ____(month) 1778, major battle in ____

A

October

South

58
Q

Battle of kings Mountain; Nathaniel ____ “fighting ______” replaces gates

A

Greene

Quaker

59
Q

Yorktown Virginia October 178_, mouth of Chesapeake ___, British waiting for supplies from ______, we block the bay

A

1
Bay
Ocean

60
Q

Yorktown - last ____ battle of war ends in ____

A

Major

1783

61
Q

Essay - treaty of Paris boundaries , when if was signed, whose land is returned, and British can still collect what

A

North to canada, west to missippi, south to florida. Signed sept 1783, loyalists land is returned, British still can collect american debts

62
Q

Washington attacked hessian a at what battle

A

Trenton

63
Q

Townsend was the secretary of _____

A

Treasury