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  1. 1. The American Revolution Multimedia Presentation By Ben CartwrightWednesday, 7 September 2011
  2. 2. Benjamin Franklin Richard Henry Lee William Prescott George Washington John Adams Thomas JeffersonWednesday, 7 September 2011
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  5. 5. George Washington Most important military leader in US history. People loved him!Wednesday, 7 September 2011
  6. 6. FIRST PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATESWednesday, 7 September 2011
  7. 7. Why was he a leader? * Courageous leadership skills * Military strategy. *Outstanding knowledgeWednesday, 7 September 2011
  8. 8. In charge of 14,000 men One dollar bill Leading his men to victory.Wednesday, 7 September 2011
  9. 9. Benjamin Franklin Benjamin Franklin was an exceptional Excellent leader speakerWednesday, 7 September 2011
  10. 10. He was one of the most in uential AmericansWednesday, 7 September 2011
  11. 11. One of few who spoke with the king.Wednesday, 7 September 2011
  12. 12. He was the man who said that Americans should: Never pay taxes.Wednesday, 7 September 2011
  13. 13. He was the man who ... ...convinced the French to support the.... americansWednesday, 7 September 2011
  14. 14. ..French that if the British won the battle, they would be too powerfulWednesday, 7 September 2011
  15. 15. ....and as such, the French needed to helpBritish... FRENCH AT WAR WITH BRITISHWednesday, 7 September 2011
  16. 16. Major contributor in making the.... Declaration of Independence. Arguably the most important document in US historyWednesday, 7 September 2011
  17. 17. In fact he helped write four of the most important documents in US history ... Declaration of Independence Treaty of Alliance AND...Wednesday, 7 September 2011
  18. 18. Treaty of Paris - 1783 Constitution of the United StatesWednesday, 7 September 2011
  19. 19. Thomas Jefferson Undoubtably one of the most important historical figures in US history.Wednesday, 7 September 2011
  20. 20. Thomas Jefferson was one of the men who made America what it is today... also the third President of the United States.Wednesday, 7 September 2011
  21. 21. “In his lifetime he wrote over sixteen thousand letters to the king”[1]. <- times 5,333.333Wednesday, 7 September 2011
  22. 22. Strongcommunications with King George IIIWednesday, 7 September 2011
  23. 23. Known as “the father of the declaration of independence”.Wednesday, 7 September 2011
  24. 24. Wrote the first draft of the Declaration of Independence.Wednesday, 7 September 2011
  25. 25. John Adams One of the most important people in American historyWednesday, 7 September 2011
  26. 26. John Adams was one of the five men asked to write on the Declaration of Independence... but one of 56 to sign it.Wednesday, 7 September 2011
  27. 27. VICE PRESIDENT OF THE USA AND.. John Adams was the 2nd President of the United States.Wednesday, 7 September 2011
  28. 28. He helped write the Treaty of Paris - 1783Wednesday, 7 September 2011
  29. 29. William PrescottWednesday, 7 September 2011
  30. 30. Commander at the battle of Bunker Hill and a scientist ...Wednesday, 7 September 2011
  31. 31. In the Battle of Bunker Hill, he makes his most well-known quote “Do not fire until you see the whites of their eyes”.Wednesday, 7 September 2011
  32. 32. This was a strategic move because.... that would mean that the shot would be more accurate and lethalWednesday, 7 September 2011
  33. 33. ......while also saving the precious ammunition. Which was in short supplyWednesday, 7 September 2011
  34. 34. Richard Henry LeeWednesday, 7 September 2011
  35. 35. He was one of the better known of the Americans ..to the BritishWednesday, 7 September 2011
  36. 36. seen as the coward by some revolutionaries and a hero to all of the loyalists.Wednesday, 7 September 2011
  37. 37. Major part in the American revolution. His job was as the elected “Justice of the Peace”Wednesday, 7 September 2011
  38. 38. Elected for his determination for peace between the British and the Americans.Wednesday, 7 September 2011
  39. 39. He was one of the main speakersWednesday, 7 September 2011
  40. 40. Eventually elected president of the congressWednesday, 7 September 2011
  41. 41. He opposed the federal constitution ... but instead thought the rights of the states was better.Wednesday, 7 September 2011
  42. 42. Declaration of Independence First official document that displayed to the British that...Wednesday, 7 September 2011
  43. 43. ...the Americans sought IndependenceWednesday, 7 September 2011
  44. 44. Hence the Declaration of Independence.Wednesday, 7 September 2011
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  49. 49. THANKS FOR WATCHING THIS PRESENTATION!!!Wednesday, 7 September 2011
  50. 50. Sources http://library.thinkquest.org/ http://www.britishbattles.com/american- revolution.htm solarnavigator.net wilsonrevunplugged.blogspot.com UShistory.orgWednesday, 7 September 2011

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