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ms. w's american rev
|Key philosophies in the Declaration of Independence were based upon ideas first expressed by ________________.
|According to the Declaration of Independence, people establish a government to protect their _______.
|Life, liberty, and property are:
|Unalienable rights are right that cannot be:
|Who does our government derive its power from?
|People have a right and a duty to change a government that does what?
|violates their rights
|Who was the king of Great Britain during the Revolutionary War era?
|King George III
|Who said, "Give me liberty or give me death"?
|Who was the British general who surrendered at Yorktown?
|Who championed the cause of independence?
|Who was a prominent member of the Continental Congress and help frame the Declaration of Independence?
|Who wrote poems and plays promoting independence?
|Benjamin Franklin helped gain support from which country during the American Revolution?
|Who was a Patriot who warned colonists of British arrival?
|What event put the war into motion?(colonists were slaughtered)
|Paul Revere and ____________ led Patriots in throwing tea into the Boston Harbor as retaliation for the Boston Massacre and taxes.
|Delegates from all states but Georgia met to discuss independence at the ____________________.
|First Continental Congress
|The "shot heard round the world" took place in which battle?
|Battle of Lexington and Concord
|Lexington and Concord was the ________ armed conflict of the Revolutionary War.
|What happened on July 4, 1776?
|Approval of the Declaration of Independence
|Who was the major author of the Declaration of Independence?
|This American victory was the turning point of the Revolutionary War.
|Battle of Saratoga
|This was the colonial victory that marked the end of the Revolutionary War.
|Battle of Yorktown
|Who did Cornwallis surrender to at Yorktown?
|What event marked British recognition of American Independence?
|Signing of the Treaty of Paris
|Who was the commander of the Continental Army?
|Strong _____________ was one colonial advantage during the American Revolution.
|One advantage the colonies had during the Revolutionary War was ___________ from France.
|Colonists' defense of their own land, principles, and ____________ were an advantage during the American Revolution.