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  • 1. Hosted by Mr. McGrath Jeopardy
  • 2. 100 100 200 200 400 400 300 400 Vocabulary Important People Focus Questions Map Skills 300 300 300 200 400 200 100 500 500 500 500 100
  • 3. Row 1, Col 1 civilian A person who is NOT a member of the armed forces
  • 4. 1,2 Paul Revere A colonist who rode all night from Boston to warn the local militia that the British were coming
  • 5. 1,3 Massachusetts In which colony did the American Revolution begin?
  • 6. 1,4 The Lexington Battle Green is in which colony? Massachusetts
  • 7. 2,1 equality When every person has the same rights and opportunities
  • 8. 2,2 Lord Cornwallis British commander who was convinced he could win the South. He was defeated at Yorktown by General Washington and the French generals.
  • 9. 2,3 Saratoga Which battle convinced the French that the Americas could win the war?
  • 10. 2,4 Pennsylvania Independence Hall in Philadelphia became the meeting place for the Second Continental Congress. What colony was Independence Hall in?
  • 11. 3,1 Loyalist An American colonist who supported the British during the Revolutionary War
  • 12. 3,2 Margaret Corbin An American who joined her husband in battle. She took over her husband’s post when he was killed and fought until she was wounded.
  • 13. 3,3 Vote; elect representatives The Revolutionary War changed the lives of many women. What right were women still denied following the war?
  • 14. 3,4 Virginia Washington’s army encamped at Valley Forge. In which colony did they encamp?
  • 15. 4,1 constitution The basic law and plan for governing a country or state
  • 16. 4,2 George Washington American general who ultimately won the war at Yorktown, but spent the winter of 1777-1778 at Valley Forge with his defeated troops.
  • 17. 4,3 The Olive Branch Petition What document did the colonists present to King George III in attempt to avoid war with England?
  • 18. 4,4 New York In October 1777, General Burgoyne surrendered at the Battle of Saratoga. In which colony did this take place?
  • 19. 5,1 republic A government in which people elect their leaders
  • 20. 5,2 John Burgoyne British general who convinced King George that an attack from Canada would end the Revolution, but he was defeated at the Battle of Saratoga.
  • 21. 5,3 false True or False: Tories were a part of the American forces during the American Revolution.
  • 22. 5,4 Virginia The Battle of Yorktown ended the American Revolution. In which colony did this take place?