Random History or war Quiz

Can you name the people and events of the early US revolution?

Quiz not verified by Sporcle

How to Play
Commander of the British forces in 1776
King of Great Britain
British general who failed to capture Charleston, SC and constantly pestered his commander
First military engagements of the war
Decisive British victory which captured a fort on the Hudson side of Manhattan and 2,837 American soldiers
Washington's most trusted general
British take Long Island by outflanking the Americans at night
Author of The Crisis: 'These are the times that try men's souls...'
Popular general from Connecticut known for his reckless courage
Americans crossed the Deleware and captured 900 Hessians
Most experienced American general and Washington's chief rival
Along with Paul Revere, rode out from Boston to warn the Americans at Lexington and Concord
Punishing victory for the British which captures Charlestown
Taking place in Manhattan, Washington's first battlefield victory
Brought artillery from Fort Ticonderoga to Dorchester Heights
Chairman of the war committee in the Continental Congress

You're not logged in!

Compare scores with friends on all Sporcle quizzes.
Sign Up with Email
Log In

You Might Also Like...

Show Comments