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Revolutionary War

Revolutionary War Study Guide- Kay's Mom

Published the pamphlet called "Common Sense" Thomas Paine
Called for American Independence from Great Britain Common Sense Pamphlet
States that people have the right to life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness The Declaration of Independence
Who wrote the Declaration of Independence? Thomas Jefferson, John Adams, and Benjamin Franklin
Who wrote the FIRST draft of the Declaration? Thomas Jefferson
When was the Declaration signed July 4, 1776
Was created by the Continental Congress in 1776? Continental Army
Who led the Continental Army? George Washington
The Colonial forces were made of _________? Patriots
Patriots consisted ___________ volunteers like farmers, merchants, and workers
How did soldiers get uniforms and guns? They had to supply their own.
Which country had a professional paid army? The British
British allies included..... Native Americans, Loyalists, and mercenaries
Most wealthy Americans were loyalists so the war wouldn't hurt business
Which battle was fought in New York and won by the Continental Army Battle of Saratoga
The battle that was fought in 1781 by the Continental Army in Virginia Battle of Yorkstown
The last major battle where General Cornwallis surrendered to George Washington after Battle of Yorkstown
The Treaty of Paris was signed in _____ to end the war 1783
Who signed the Treaty of Paris? Benjamin Franklin
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