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vocab

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Patrick Henry said?   "give me liberty or give me death"  
rights   freedoms that are protected by a governments law  
declaration   a statement that declares, or announces, an idea  
Treason   is the crime of fighting against one's own government  
Abigail Adams wrote?   "in the new code of laws remember the ladies  
1776   writes the declaration  
1800   Thomas Jefferson elected as president  
1803   doubles size of united states with the Louisiana purchase  
1804   sends Lewis and Clark to explore the west  
loyalist   was someone who was still loyal to the king  
neutral   means not to take sides  
inflatation   a rise in the prices of goods  
Morgan Hart   had to defend her home against loyalist  
Phillis Wheatly   her poems praised George Washington  
retreat   means to move away from the enemy  
Nathan Hale   I only regret but I have one life to lose for my country  
George Washington   in the spring of 1776, the soldiers of Washington's army forced the British out of Boston.  
mercenary   is a soldier who is paid to fight for a foreign country  
victory   is the defeat of an enemy  
peter salem   a patriot hero of the battle of bunker hill  
Haym Salomon   a banker from philadelphia  
Joseph Brant   urged his people to side with the British  
James Armistead   a patriot hero Armistead spied on the British army  
Deborah sampson   dressed in men's clothes and joined the Continental army  
Martha Washington   Stayed at the generals camp and did all she could to help the soldiers  
Mary Ludwig hays   Was honored by General Washington for fighting in her husbands place after he was injured.  
John Burgoyne   led an army south toward Albany, New York  
Thaddeus Kosciuszko   A polish engineer helped stop the British  
Bendict Arnold   Led many attacks against the British, the americans won and forced Burgoyne and 5000 of his troops to surrender.  
Benjamin Franklin   had been trying to get help from France.  
Marquis de Lafayette    


   


 
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