History Quiz / The Road to Independence

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First commander of the Continental Army
Main writer of the Declaration of Independence
Country that provided supplies, soldiers, and naval support
Colonial soldiers who were supposed to be ready to fight quickly.
Location of Washington's surprise attack on Hessian troops
Closed western lands to settlement
Battle that led to British surrender
Acts that suspended New York's assembly and added import taxes
Author of The Crisis and Common Sense
Required colonists to house and supply British soldiers
Act that taxed legal documents and newspapers
Organized refusal to buy a product
Battle that convinced the French to support the colonists
Led colonists to question religious and political authority.
Acts that closed Boston Harbor, etc
Location of the First Continental Congresses
Documents that allowed British to search colonists' homes and businesses
Location where the first shots of the Revolutionary War were fired.
Acts passed to punish Massachusetts
Group that organized protests against British

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