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Question                                                                              A               B
Who addressed the House of Lords in an attempt to reconcile with the colonies? Benjamin Franklin.     James Madison.
Where did a battle nearly take place almost two months before Lexington and Concord?                  Danbury,
                                                                                      Salem, Massachusetts.Connecticut.
What British action precipitated the battles of Lexington and Concord?                                 was confiscated.
                                                                                      Tea in the areaBritish troops fired on a grou
Who hung the lanterns as codes to warn Paul Revere?                                   John Pulling. John Smith.
Who also rode with Paul Reverene to warn the minutemen at Lexington and Concord?                      William Dawes and
                                                                                      Samuel Adams and John Hancock. Samue
Which British General was married to a patriotic American wife?                       General Tryon.General Howe.
On what date were the battles of Lexington and Concord fought?                        April 19, 1775.May 19, 1775.
                                                                                      At the British retreat?
                                                                                                      In
After the British retreated from Concord, where did the worst fighting take place during Boston Neck. the city of Lexington.
Which American General was present at Lexington and Concord?                          Benedict Arnold.David Wooster.
How many shots were fired by the Americans at Lexington and Concord?                  About 35,000. About 75,000.
On what date did Charleston, South Carolina, learn of Lexington and Concord?          April 19, 1775. April 24, 1775.
Whose idea was it to attack Ft. Ticonderoga, the Gibraltar of America?                                George Washington and
                                                                                      Benedict Arnold and Samuel Adams. He
Who led the surprise raid of Fort Ticonderoga on May 10, 1775?                        Ethan Allen. Col. Henry Ludington.
On May 12, 1775, what fort was captured after Ticonderoga fell?                       Ft. Pierce.     Crown Point.
Near which major city was the battle of Bunker Hill fought?                                           New York, New York.
                                                                                      Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
                                                                                      Benedict Arnold.Governor Clinton.
What American traitor informed General Gage a month in advance that the Americans planned to fortify Bunker Hill?
On what hill was the battle of Bunker Hill actually fought?                           Breed's Hill. Bunker Hill.
Who placed the American troops on Breed's Hill?                                       Ethan Allen. Gen. Benedict Arnold.
Who commanded the American troops at Bunker Hill?                                                     Arnold.
                                                                                      Gen. Benedict Col. Israel Putnam.
How many times did the British charge the American lines at Bunker Hill?              Two times.      Three times.
Which British General brought in reinforcements to win the Battle of Bunker Hill? General Clinton.    General Howe.
What blunder hampered the British at the Battle of Bunker Hill?                                       General Clinton slept in.
                                                                                      The black powder was distributed wet.
                                                                                      General ruined us."?
After Bunker Hill, what British general said, "A dear bought victory. Another such would have Howe.General Tryon.
Over time, the Battle of Bunker Hill came to be known to the Americans as:            A defeat.       A victory.
What member of Congress nominated Washington as the commander in chief of the army?   John Jay.       Samuel Adams.
Samuel Adams and John Adams were:                                                     Bitter enemies.Related as father and son.
Who designed in 1775 the first money for the Continental Congress to pay the army?                    Ichabod
                                                                                      Ichabod Greenspan. Crane.
The Continental Army came from the militias of how many colonies?                     Four.           Six.
Who took messages between the Continental Congress and Massachusetts?                 Addison Miller.Aaron Burr.
In addition to being a silversmith, Paul Revere also knew how to:                                     Make gunpowder and cann
                                                                                      Prepare gourmet meals.
How many lashes were allowed for punishing a soldier in the Continental army in 1775? 13.             39.
                                                                                      Ten.
At $166 a month, a Colonial General's pay was how many times larger than a Colonial private's pay?    Fifteen.
What was the larger unit in the Continental army?                                     A company. A battalion.
What Virginian raised a company of ninety-six riflemen in ten days?                   Patrick Henry. Daniel Morgan.
What was the difference between a rifle and a musket?                                                 Musket barrels
                                                                                      Rifle barrels had grooves. had grooves
What was the range of a Colonial musket?                                              20 to 30 yards.50 to 60 yards.
What was the range of an American rifle in 1775?                                      100 yards.      200 yards.
What was the advantage of the French Charleville musket?                              It cost less.   It was lighter and used a s
How many musket rounds per minute could the averge Colonial soldier shoot?            Less than one.One to two.
                                                                                      B               Iron
Because of the ammunition shortage, what weapon did Benjamin Franklin advocate? ows and arrows.pikes on 12-foot poles.
Who were the first Native Americans to aid the colonists against the British?                         The Nochpeem of New
                                                                                      The Stockbridge of Massachusetts. York
How many rounds of ammunition did a British soldier carry?                            30.             60.
What was the first battle fought in Virginia?                                                         The Top.
                                                                                      The Battle of RountBattle of Great Bridge
What was unusual about the Dunmore's Army at Great Bridge?                                            Up to over 50.
                                                                                      The average age was600 slaves joined ran
At Lexington, Captain John Parker's militia routed the British.                       TRUE            FALSE
After the battles at Lexington and Concord, the Americans were found to have moreTRUE                 FALSE
                                                                                       casualties than the British.
The British lost only 10% of their troops at the Battle of Bunker Hill.               TRUE            FALSE
                                                                                      TRUE            FALSE
Some members of Congress were appalled at the taking of Ticonderoga because they still hoped for a reconciliation with Engla
The Battle of Bunker Hill was actually fought at Breed's Hill.                        TRUE            FALSE
                                                                                      TRUE
At the Battle of Bunker Hill, British Admiral Graves refused to send a warship up Mystic River.       FALSE
                                                                                      TRUE
John Adams nominated George Washington as Commander-in-Chief to gain the support of the South.        FALSE
                                                                              TRUE
Washington believed he was competent to serve as Commander of the Colonial Army.             FALSE
In 1775, rifles could be made much faster than muskets.                       TRUE           FALSE
In 1775, rifles were the first weapons to use a standardized caliber bullet.  TRUE           FALSE
                                                                              TRUE           FALSE
One of Washington's problems in organizing the army around Boston stemmed from the differences in the sizes of units in vari
Washington generally welcomed Daniel Morgan's riflemen to his army.           TRUE           FALSE
The rifle was favored because it could be equipped with a bayonet.            TRUE           FALSE
Most Canadians were loyal to the American colonists.                          TRUE           FALSE
American forces never captured Montreal.                                      TRUE           FALSE
C               D                           Explanation
                William Pitt, Earl of Chatham. Pitt, the earl of Chatham, submitted a motion that was defeated by a vote of s
Richard Henry Lee.                          William
                No Carolina.
Wilmington, North such battle took place. British colonel Alexander Leslie, commanding an expedition of 240 men, was sent to
                ordered his crack troopsUnder orders from General
                                             to Concord.
General Gage Colonialists massacred a group of unarmed soldiers. Gage, Lieutenant Colonel Francis Smith marched out to C
John Jay.       John Dolittle.              Pulling signaled with two lanterns from the Old North Church to indicate the British we
                No one; Revere
Willam Philip and Charles Roy. rode alone.  William Dawes and Dr. Samuel Prescott also rode as couriers to warn the minutemen
General Mills. General Gage.                General Gage's wife, Margaret Kemble, was a patriotic American from New Jersey.
June 19, 1775.July 19, 1775.
                At Menotomy (now called Arlington). the town and finding few arms, the British retreated from Concord and
Outside of Philadelphia.                    After searching
William Heath.George Washington.            The only American general involved in the battle, William Heath, was responsible, alo
About 100,000.About 150,000.                Historian Christopher Ward stated that only one of every 300 bullets fired by the Ame
May 10, 1775. July 4, 1776.                 On April 19, Israel Bissel rode to inform the rest of the colonies of the battle. He reach
                Hamilton Burger and         The idea
Patrick Henry and Charles Carroll. Arthur Tragg. actually originated from two separate sources. Arnold, while he led the Conn
Henry Lee.      Nathan Larson.              Ethan Allen and the Green Mountain Boys, assisted by Benedict Arnold, captured the
Ft. Dixon.                                  C
                No other fort was captured. rown Point was captured without any resistance. The captured material from both fo
                Wilmington,
Boston, Massachusetts. North Carolina.      Immediately after Lexington and Concord, patriots gathered to besiege the British in B
H. D. Rodham.Dr. Benjamin Church.           Dr. Benjamin Church, a well-respected patriot who had been a delegate to the Massa
Overthe Hill. It was actually fought on an open plain.
Col. John Stark.Col. Israel Putnam.         Colonel Israel Putnam, another veteran of the French and Indian War, wanted to forc
Col. John Stark.Col. William Prescott.      Colonel William Prescott actually commanded the troops on the hill, and Colonel John
Four times.                                 On
                Only the Americans charged. the third charge, the Americans retreated because they had run out of ammunition
General Tryon.General Mills.
                None; the campaign was cannon
                                            The British brought forward twelve brass fieldpieces but discovered they had twelve-p
The field cannon had the wrong-sizedflawless. balls.
General Clinton.General Mills.
A draw.         A waste of manpower.        At first the Americans regarded Bunker Hill as a defeat, and no one wanted to claim t
John Hancock.John Adams.                    John Adams nominated Washington, a Virginian, partially because he recognized the
Not related. Related as second cousins.
Paul Revere. Betsy Ross.
Nine.           All thirteen.               The Continental army originated from the militias of four colonies: Connecticut, Massa
                Paul
Alexander Hamilton. Revere.                 During the war, Revere was the official courier between the Massachusetts Provincia
Arrange flowers.Spin exotic pottery.        Later Revere discovered a process for rolling sheet copper and made the boilers for a
50.             100.                        In 1775, 39 lashes were allowed; this was raised to 100 in 1776, though Washington
Twenty.         Twenty-five.                The pay for major generals was twenty-five times that of a private, who was paid $6 2
A regiment.     A brigade.                  A brigade had two or three regiments. The term battalion was used synonymously wit
                J
James Monroe. ames Madison.
                 difference.
There was littleRifles were invented first. The barrel of a musket was smooth. In a rifle spiral grooves were cut inside the barre
                Up
80 to 100 yards. to 150 yards.
300 yards.      400 yards.
                None
It had fewer parts. of the above.           Many colonists used British muskets until later in the war when the French supplied th
Two to three. As many as six.
                Spears.
Iron maces on chains.                       Franklin suggested using bows and arrows. His suggestion was rejected.
                The Pensacola
The Iriquois of Pennsylvania. of North Carolina.
90.             120.                        He carried sixty rounds. A soldier could carry a pack of over one hundred pounds into
                The Point.
The Battle of Stony Battle of Bunker Hill. In the battle of Great Bridge, fought on December 9, Colonel William Woodford led pa
                 women were soldiers.       In the battle of
Nearly a dozenThey were paid by Dunmore personally. Great Bridge, fought on December 9, Colonel William Woodford led pa
                                            Seeing their hopeless situation, Parker told the militiamen to disperse. As they began
                                            For the British, 273 men were killed, wounded, or missing. For the Americans, forty-n
                                            Of the approximately 3,000 Americans in the battle, 441 were casualties. The British
                                            While Lexington and Concord had been defensive actions, King George III would hav

                                           Admiral Samuel Graves also hampered the British effort by refusing to send a warshi
                                           John Adams nominated Washington, a Virginian, partially because he recognized the
When chosen for the position of commander in chief, Washington said, "I beg it to be

Rifles varied greatly in caliber; thus each rifleman had to pour and shape his own bull

Daniel Morgan's riflemen as a group were very undisciplined, and Washington wished
Actually, in 1775 a rifle could not be equipped with a bayonet, was heavier, and took l

Under Montgomery, the Americans captured Montreal in November after Carleton ha
 t was defeated by a vote of sixty-eight to eighteen.
 ion of 240 men, was sent to Salem to seize a few brass fieldpieces. He found none.
ancis Smith marched out to Concord with 700 men to destroy the colonial arms depot there. He also attempted to capture Samuel Adams an
urch to indicate the British were going by water, across the Charles River, instead of by land over Boston Neck.
uriers to warn the minutemen. (Paul Revere was captured and later released.)
 merican from New Jersey.

h retreated from Concord and were harassed along their line of march by a continuing gathering of patriots.
  Heath, was responsible, along with Dr. Joseph Warren, for placing many Americans in the path of the retreating British at Menotomy.
 300 bullets fired by the Americans hit the enemy. This meant that only one of every fifteen marksmen hit their mark.
 lonies of the battle. He reached New London, Connecticut, 100 miles away, the next day. He arrived in New York on April 23 and Philadelph
Arnold, while he led the Connecticut militia serving around Boston, had the idea to attack the fort to obtain badly needed artillery. Samuel Ada
 enedict Arnold, captured the fort without the loss of a man. A sentry tried to fire a musket point-blank at Alien as he and Arnold rushed into th
aptured material from both forts greatly aided the American cause as seventy-eight serviceable guns, six mortars, three howitzers, thousands
 ed to besiege the British in Boston. When the patriots learned that the British planned to seize Dorchester Heights, they moved swiftly to fort
 een a delegate to the Massachusetts Provincial Congress in 1774, informed Gage.

d Indian War, wanted to force the British to attack on ground of his choosing rather than wait for the British to decide where to attack. Putnam
 on the hill, and Colonel John Stark commanded the troops behind the walls and fences extending down to the Mystic River. William Howe, u
ey had run out of ammunition. Of the approximately 3,000 Americans in the battle, 441 were casualties. The British suffered about 1,150 cas

discovered they had twelve-pound balls in their side boxes instead of the required six-pound balls.

and no one wanted to claim the honor of having directed it. However, over time it came to be seen as a great victory of raw recruits over vete
y because he recognized the need to gain the support of the southern colonies in a fight that had so far involved only New England.


colonies: Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Rhode Island.
he Massachusetts Provincial Assembly and the Continental Congress.
er and made the boilers for a steam ferry built by Robert Fulton.
n 1776, though Washington favored 500. At the time, the British army allowed up to 1,000 lashes.
a private, who was paid $6 2/3 a month. Congress paid brigadier generals a monthly rate of $125, captains $20, lieutenants $13 1/3, and cor
 was used synonymously with regiment.

 es were cut inside the barrel to make the bullet rotate in flight, which increased its accuracy. Rifles were invented in central Europe as early


 when the French supplied the Americans with the Charleville musket. The French musket was lighter than the British musket and shot a sm

on was rejected.

ver one hundred pounds into battle.
onel William Woodford led patriots in stopping Governor Dunmore's attack at the end of a causeway near Norfolk, Virginia. The patriots inflic
onel William Woodford led patriots in stopping Governor Dunmore's attack at the end of a causeway near Norfolk, Virginia. The patriots inflic
n to disperse. As they began to leave, a shot was fired. Then British regulars under Major Pitcairn fired two volleys, killing eight and wounding
g. For the Americans, forty-nine were killed, forty-one wounded, and five missing.
were casualties. The British suffered about 1,150 casualties, or 40 percent of their 2,500 men.
 s, King George III would have considerd the seizure of Ticonderoga and Crown Point hostile provocations.

by refusing to send a warship up the Mystic River to bombard Stark's men on the American left flank.
y because he recognized the need to gain the support of the southern colonies in a fight that had so far involved only New England.
ashington said, "I beg it to be remembered by every gentleman in this room that I this day declare with the utmost sincerity that I do not think

pour and shape his own bullets as precisely as possible for his own rifle.

ned, and Washington wished that many of them had never come.
onet, was heavier, and took longer to load than a musket.

 November after Carleton had abandoned it. They held it until June 1776 and abandoned it in the face of an approaching British army.
 mpted to capture Samuel Adams and John Hancock, who were in Concord. Smith led Gage's best troops, the grenadier and light infantry co




etreating British at Menotomy.

New York on April 23 and Philadelphia on April 24. The news finally reached Charleston on May 10.
 n badly needed artillery. Samuel Adams, upon the recommendation of an agent whom he had sent to Canada, also suggested the idea to G
 Alien as he and Arnold rushed into the fort, but the sentry's gun did not fire when he pulled the trigger. Alien then forced the fort's commande
x mortars, three howitzers, thousands of cannonballs, and 30,000 flints, among other items, were added to the American arsenal.
 er Heights, they moved swiftly to fortify Bunker Hill.


sh to decide where to attack. Putnam believed that Americans could fight better from behind fortifications that protected their legs. Men grea
 to the Mystic River. William Howe, under General Gage, commanded for the British.
The British suffered about 1,150 casualties, or 40 percent of their 2,500 men.



great victory of raw recruits over veteran soldiers. The Americans had fought bravely and only retreated because of lack of ammunition.
 nvolved only New England.




 ins $20, lieutenants $13 1/3, and corporals $7 1/3.


 invented in central Europe as early as 1500.


han the British musket and shot a smaller bullet, thus conserving on lead, which was scarce.




ar Norfolk, Virginia. The patriots inflicted 60 casualties on the British at a cost of one wounded.
ar Norfolk, Virginia. The patriots inflicted 60 casualties on the British at a cost of one wounded.
wo volleys, killing eight and wounding eight of Parker's men. After the second volley, Parker's men fled. Later in the day, many of them return




nvolved only New England.
e utmost sincerity that I do not think myself equal to the command I am honored with."




an approaching British army.
ps, the grenadier and light infantry companies from each regiment and the 400-man Royal Marine battalion.




anada, also suggested the idea to Governor Trumbull of Connecticut, who contacted Allen.
lien then forced the fort's commander, Captain William Delaplace, to surrender his garrison with no further resistance.
 to the American arsenal.



s that protected their legs. Men greatly feared leg wounds, which frequently led to amputation and a slow death.




because of lack of ammunition.




Later in the day, many of them returned and sought revenge by firing on the British column as it retreated from Concord.
her resistance.




ed from Concord.

								
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