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The American Revolution (1775-1783) Lesson Plans Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Why did the Battle of Bunker Hill occur?

Question 2 2. Whose son fought on opposite sides from him in the Revolution?

Question 3 3. Who was General Charles Cornwallis?

Question 4 4. Where were the two British armies located in 1777?

Question 5 5.

What were General Gage's goals in advancing on Concord?

I. to defeat the militia in Lexington

II. to destroy the arsenal in Concord

III. to kill Paul Revere

IV. to arrest Sam Adams and John Hancock.

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Question 6 6. Who helped convince the colonies, especially Virginia, to begin military preparations?

Question 7 7. Where did Gen. Cornwallis believe he could finally end the war?

Question 8 8.

Put these in chronological order, listing the earliest first:

I. Americans win at Saratoga

II. British forced from Boston

III. France joins America's side

IV. Americans take Trenton

V. British capture New York

Question 9 9. Which is NOT true of the battles at Lexington and Concord?

Question 10 10. Why were American forces humiliatingly defeated in the Battle of Camden?

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Question 11 11. Which was a part of the Southern Strategy?

Question 12 12. Where did the Americans defeat British forces under General Burgoyne?

Question 13 13. Why was it unusual that the first draft of the Declaration opposed slavery?

Question 14 14. How did the concept of 'Republican Motherhood' impact middle and upper class white women?

Question 15 15. Why couldn't King George send additional troops to Yorktown?

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Question 16 16. The primary role of foreign navies was to _____

Question 17 17. Which of the following is true about Marquis de Lafayette?

Question 18 18. What was the significance of the Battle of the Chesapeake?

Question 19 19. Which is NOT an action of the 2nd Continental Congress?

Question 20 20. How was the Battle of the Chesapeake similar to the Battle of Yorktown?

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Question 21 21. Why did some Americans fight for the Loyalists after 1775?

Question 22 22. After the American Revolution, how did slavery in the North differ from slavery in the South?

Question 23 23. This map best represents the territory of North America at what time?

Question 24 24. Why were Americans unwilling to support the Anglican Church after the American Revolution?

Question 25 25. Which does NOT describe the winter at Valley Forge?

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Question 26 26. Which two nations benefited the most from 1783's Peace of Paris?

Question 27 27. Which of the following situations was a result of the American Revolution?

Question 28 28. The American Revolution brought about which major change to the nation's formal political process?

Question 29 29. Which of the following religious groups did NOT emerge during the Second Great Awakening?

Question 30 30. Identify which of the following is a likely profile of a Loyalist:

The American Revolution (1775-1783) Lesson Plans Chapter Exam Instructions

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