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Mary Ludwig Hayes was called

Molly Pitcher

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Hit and run warfare

Guerrilla

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Government where the power resides in the citizens who can vote

Republic

3

A wealthy merchant who gave lots of money during the war

Robert Morris

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French admiral that brought fleets into Yorktown

De Grasse

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1st state university.

North Carolina

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Power of this native group broken in the the revolutionary war

Iroquois

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Howes headquarters

New York

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Led the British army after Gage resigned

Howe

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Washington troops spent the winter in ______, Pennsylvania

Valley Forge

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How many people died in 1777 at Valley Forge

2500

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American Hero who became traitor

Benedict Arnold

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What two foods were eaten at Valley Forge

Pepperpot stew and fire cakes

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Washington crossed the Delaware to attack

Trenton and Princeton

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3 advantages of patriots

Homeland, better leaders, fight on the cause

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Colonial government is based in _______

Philadelphia

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Father of American navy

John Paul Jones

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Name 3 terms of the treaty of Paris

British gave US land east of MS
Spain got FL
America is now a free country
French got Caribbean islands

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Washington slowed Howe down at these battles to allow the Continental Congress to escape

German Town and Brandy Creek

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British Gen. Defeated by the colonists at Saratoga

Burgoyne

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Called swamp fox

Francis Marion

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Name of John Paul Jones ship

Bomhomme Richard

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Prussian officer who taught men at Valley Forge to flight

Frederick Steuben

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Led the Green Mt. Boys

Ethan Allen

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British Gen. Captured _______ GA

Savannah

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Pamphlet by Thomas Paine

The American Crisis

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British gen. Who surrendered at Yorktown

Cornwallis

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Greatest defeat for the south

Charleston, SC

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France agreed to help the colonists with this treaty

Treaty of Alliance

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Turning point in the war for the south

King's Mountain

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Turning point in the war for the north

Saratoga

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Name the British advantages

Strong gov't, resources, well-trained

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15 year old who fought with Washington's army in New York, Valley Forge, and Yorktown

Plum Martin

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Worst of the prison ships

The Jersey

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Led the sharpshooters

Daniel Morgan

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How many dies in the rev. War

25,000

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