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Review for 2nd benchmark who am i - jan. 2011


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Review for 2nd benchmark who am i - jan. 2011

  2. 2. Who Am I? <ul><li>I was one of the first five presidents </li></ul><ul><li>I wrote an important doctrine </li></ul><ul><li>I warned European nations not to interfere in the Western Hemisphere </li></ul><ul><li>I was president number 5 </li></ul>
  3. 3. I Am… <ul><li>James Monroe </li></ul>
  4. 4. Who Am I? <ul><li>I led the Continental Army during the American Revolutionary War </li></ul><ul><li>I would go on to become one of the early presidents of the United States </li></ul><ul><li>While I was president, the Bill of Rights was added to the Constitution </li></ul><ul><li>The federal court system was also established during my administration </li></ul><ul><li>Plans were initiated for the development of a national capital while I was president </li></ul><ul><li>Political parties grew out of disagreements between Alexander Hamilton and Thomas Jefferson over the proper role of national government during my administration </li></ul>
  5. 5. I Am… <ul><li>George Washington </li></ul>
  6. 6. Who Am I? <ul><li>I supported independence during the American Revolutionary War </li></ul><ul><li>I was a writer </li></ul><ul><li>I wrote poems and plays supporting independence from England </li></ul><ul><li>I was a former slave </li></ul>
  7. 7. I Am… <ul><li>Phyllis Wheatley </li></ul>
  8. 8. Who Am I? <ul><li>I was an outspoken member of the House of Burgesses </li></ul><ul><li>I inspired colonial patriotism with my speeches </li></ul><ul><li>I declared “Give me liberty or give me death!” </li></ul>
  9. 9. I Am… <ul><li>Patrick Henry </li></ul>
  10. 10. Who Am I? <ul><li>I was the major author of an important document </li></ul><ul><li>My document outlined the grievances of the colonists against the King of England </li></ul><ul><li>I would go on to become the third president of the United States </li></ul><ul><li>During my presidency, I would purchase the Louisiana territory from France </li></ul>
  11. 11. I Am… <ul><li>Thomas Jefferson </li></ul>
  12. 12. Who Am I? <ul><li>I was involved in the American Revolutionary War </li></ul><ul><li>I opposed the colonies gaining their independence </li></ul><ul><li>I was the King of England </li></ul>
  13. 13. I Am… <ul><li>King George III </li></ul>
  14. 14. Who Am I? <ul><li>I was a Patriot during the American Revolutionary War </li></ul><ul><li>I gave colonists advanced warning of British arrival </li></ul><ul><li>I am often quoted as saying “The British are coming!” on my nighttime ride </li></ul>
  15. 15. I Am… <ul><li>Paul Revere </li></ul>
  16. 16. Who Am I? <ul><li>I was the author of the Bill of Rights </li></ul><ul><li>I was president during the War of 1812, when Europe gained respect for the United States </li></ul><ul><li>I was president number four </li></ul>
  17. 17. I Am… <ul><li>James Madison </li></ul>
  18. 18. Who Am I? <ul><li>I was an astronomer </li></ul><ul><li>I was also a surveyor </li></ul><ul><li>I helped complete the design for Washington, D.C. </li></ul>
  19. 19. I Am… <ul><li>Benjamin Banneker </li></ul>
  20. 20. Who Am I? <ul><li>I was as prominent member of the Continental Congress </li></ul><ul><li>I helped frame the Declaration of Independence </li></ul>
  21. 21. I Am… <ul><li>Benjamin Franklin </li></ul>
  22. 22. Who Am I? <ul><li>I fought during the Revolutionary War </li></ul><ul><li>I fought for the British Army </li></ul><ul><li>I surrendered to George Washington at Yorktown </li></ul>
  23. 23. I Am… <ul><li>Lord Cornwallis </li></ul>
  24. 24. Who Are We? <ul><li>We set off on a two year trek to explore land recently acquired by the United States </li></ul><ul><li>We explored the territory that doubled the size of the United States </li></ul><ul><li>Thomas Jefferson sent us on our mission </li></ul>
  25. 25. We Are… <ul><li>Meriwether Lewis and William Clark </li></ul>
  26. 26. Who Am I? <ul><li>I championed the cause of independence during the American Revolutionary War </li></ul><ul><li>After the war, I would become the second president of the United States </li></ul><ul><li>A two-party system emerged during my presidency </li></ul>
  27. 27. I Am… <ul><li>John Adams </li></ul>