Busy. Please wait.

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

Username is available taken
show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Don't know
remaining cards
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

chpt 6 quiz 1

social studies vocab

mercenaries paid soldiers who will fight for whichever side that will pay them
Lexington and Concord first battle of the Revolutionary War on April 19, 1775
"shot heard around the world" the first shot at Lexington which started the revolutionary war; this idea of freedom and the right to choose one's own government has gone on to spread to other people all around the world
neutral not taking sides in a conflict
Continental Army the Second Continental Congress created this army and selected George Washington to lead it
recruit to enlist soldiers in the army
desert to leave without permission
Deborah Sampson a Massachusetts teenager who dressed up as a boy and enlisted
Thomas Paine published a pamphlet titled "Common Sense"
Benedict Arnold a General who became known as the greatest traitor in American History
Patrick Henry became famous for the statement "Give me Liberty or Give me Death"
Declaration of Independence written by Thomas Jefferson declaring the United States as an independent nation
Natural Rights Liberties granted by God to which all people are entitled as human beings; Life, liberty and property
Created by: hms204