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The Revolutionary War - Middle School US History: Homeschool Curriculum Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Whose son fought on opposite sides from him in the Revolution?

Question 2 2.

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.

Question 3 3. Which is NOT true of the Tea Act?

Question 4 4. Who mobilized the Virginia militia to ask the French to vacate the Ohio territory?

Question 5 5. Who wrote the first draft of the Declaration?

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Question 6 6. What was the significance of the Battle of the Chesapeake?

Question 7 7. Why couldn't King George send additional troops to Yorktown?

Question 8 8. Why were American forces humiliatingly defeated in the Battle of Camden?

Question 9 9. Which was a part of the Southern Strategy?

Question 10 10. Why did some Americans fight for the Loyalists after 1775?

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Question 11 11. What long-term consequence did the Townshend Acts have?

Question 12 12. Who was Charles Finney?

Question 13 13. The primary role of foreign navies was to _____

Question 14 14. Which of the following situations was a result of the American Revolution?

Question 15 15.

Which are true of Ft. Ticonderoga?

I. The militia managed to capture a heavily fortified British encampment.

II. The attack was led by Benedict Arnold.

III. Many Americans died in the attack.

IV. Many weapons were captured and later used to force the British army out of Boston.

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Question 16 16. Which of the following correctly states the events in chronological order?

Question 17 17. How did the concept of 'Republican Motherhood' impact middle and upper class white women?

Question 18 18. When was the Declaration of Independence approved?

Question 19 19. Lyman Beecher was an important preacher and leader of which reform movement?

Question 20 20. Which action prompted France to join the Revolutionary War on America's side?

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Question 21 21. Why was the Second Continental Congress significant?

Question 22 22. Who helped convince the colonies, especially Virginia, to begin military preparations?

Question 23 23. Who was General Benedict Arnold?

Question 24 24. What happened at the Battle of Machias?

Question 25 25. Why were most colonies protesting?

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Question 26 26. How did the colonists plan to pay for a war?

Question 27 27. The American Revolution brought about which major change to the nation's formal political process?

Question 28 28. Which two nations benefited the most from 1783's Peace of Paris?

Question 29 29. How did the American Revolution impact Native Americans?

Question 30 30. Who was General Charles Cornwallis?

The Revolutionary War - Middle School US History: Homeschool Curriculum Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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