History Quiz / The Road to Independence

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

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