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Our American History pages 72-111
|In 1620, they struggled for religious freedom and were led to come to America
|The Quakers called each other
|William Penn's father made him leave him because he became
|William Penn hope that one day American would be a country with
|In 1790, Philadelphia became
|The capital of the United States
|Ben Franklin's became this at the age of 12
|Ben Franklin helped to plan the first
|Ben Franklin used a kite to prove that lightning was
|Ben Franklin asked this country to lend the American colonies the money they needed
|Main set of laws in our country
|Ben Franklin suggested that the men writing the Constitution do this because God governs the affairs of men
|Measures land and draws maps
|When George Washington was on a trip in British West Indies, he became ill with a disease called
|First President of the USA and served 8 years
|The Quakers helped many people when this disease spread through London
|Two things that King Charles II tried to get rid of when he gave William Penn land in America
|Quakers and debt
|What does Philadelphia mean?
|City of Brotherly Love
|Ben Franklin's fathers job
|Ben Franklin's calendar of useful information
|Poor Richard's Almanac
|The war between England and America in 1770s
|Important document signed on July 4, 1776 that declared our country to be free
|Declaration of Independence
|Another name for the British soldiers during the war
|Where the representatives gather to write the Constitution
|George Washington's Birthday
|What lesson did Ben Franklin learned when he paid too much for a whistle?
|He learned to be more careful with his money
|Why did the Quakers and Indians get along so well?
|They trusted each other
|George Washington's saying written by Robert E. Lee's father
|"First in war, first in peace and first in the hearts of his countrymen."
|Why is our country's capital named Washington DC?
|It's named for George Washington because he was brave, strong, honest and true.