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American Revolution Questions and Answers (Q&A)

J.Spencer, Knowledge enthusiast
Answered: Dec 11, 2018
The Stamp Act of 1765 was one of the major reasons for the American Revolution. The major reason for its controversy was the difference between the mentalities of people living in America and the...Read More

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Wattssocialstudies
Answered: Nov 30, 2020
Thomas Jefferson

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Chris Kenway, Content Writer
Answered: Nov 11, 2018
The situation in America in the eighteenth century was tense. On the one hand there were benefits from the British holding sway in the colonies, on the other, residents wanted the same rights as...Read More

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G. Roland, Professor
Answered: Dec 26, 2018
Prior to the American Revolutionary War, Great Britain was ruling and fighting many other countries. They were the powerhouse and it was difficult for other countries to win conflicts with them....Read More

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D. Ronald, Writer
Answered: Dec 26, 2018
Thomas Paine was born in Great Britain but became a strong vocal supporter of the independence of America. He was so vocal that he is credited with being one of the founding fathers who started...Read More

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D. Ronald, Writer
Answered: Dec 26, 2018
The phrase “shot heard around the world” is a common expression that has occurred in a few historical events that means that it is the event that started the war or event. In the case...Read More

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D. Ronald, Writer
Answered: Dec 26, 2018
The Penobscot Expedition was a flotilla of ships from the American Navy fighting against the British during the American Revolutionary War. There were 700 regular military troops and ten warships...Read More

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Michael Moran
Answered: Mar 27, 2018
The main purpose of declaration of Independence was to make it known to the British colonialists then, that the American people were ready to be self determined and govern themselves. This was...Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Nov 30, 2020
King George III, King George, king george, King george, king George

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G. Roland, Professor
Answered: Dec 26, 2018
To be given the job of commander in chief of the Continental Army was a compliment to say the least. George Washington was pretty well-known by the Congress men prior to the declaration of...Read More

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G. Roland, Professor
Answered: Dec 26, 2018
Many native tribes tried to stay out of the American Revolutionary War. The Iroquois Confederacy was one of them. Some of the native tribes sided with the British and other tribes helped the...Read More

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G. Roland, Professor
Answered: Dec 26, 2018
For the most part, the Sons of Liberty conducted their events against the British prior to the start of the war. During the revolutionary war, the Sons of Liberty did not play a part except for...Read More

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D. Ronald, Writer
Answered: Dec 26, 2018
During the Revolutionary War, the French and others discouraged George Washington from attacking New York. However, there were New York and New Jersey campaigns to strike against the British who...Read More

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G. Roland, Professor
Answered: Dec 26, 2018
Throughout the Revolutionary War, Britain always thought without a doubt that they would win the war. They were fighting against a small militia that were inexperienced. Therefore, their minds...Read More

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