No American Has Aced This American Revolution Quiz On The 1st Try. Can You?

Are you a Revolutionary War buff?

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Women.com
 Apr 27, 2018
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Question: 1/18Pick your answer!


Who warned American troops that the British were coming before the battles of Lexington and Concord?
Samuel Adams
Paul Revere
Francis Scott Key

Question: 2/18Pick your answer!


Colonists who supported the British side were called _______.
Revolutionaries
Loyalists
Nationalists

Question: 3/18Pick your answer!


The fighting of the Revolutionary War began in what state?
Rhode Island
New York
Massachusetts

Question: 4/18Pick your answer!


What role did Thomas Jefferson play in the Revolutionary War?
He wrote the Declaration Of Independence
He was a decorated general
He was the first president of the U.S.

Question: 5/18Pick your answer!


Who was the Commander-in-Chief of the Continental Army?
George Washington
Patrick Henry
John Adams

Question: 6/18Pick your answer!


Which of these historical phrases was regarding the Revolutionary War?
"Shot heard around the world"
"The day that will live in infamy"
"The war to end all wars"

Question: 7/18Pick your answer!


Who wrote the pamphlet 'Common Sense'?
Thomas Paine
Patrick Henry
Paul Revere

Question: 8/18Pick your answer!


How many American colonies fought for independence from Britain?
24
13
9

Question: 9/18Pick your answer!


Who was the English King during the time of the American Revolution?
King James V
King Edward II
King George III

Question: 10/18Pick your answer!


Protests escalated into boycotts and the destruction of a shipment of what drink in Boston?
Beer
Coffee
Tea

Question: 11/18Pick your answer!


The Boston Tea Party was a protest against ______.
Native Americans
Taxation
Caffeinated goods

Question: 12/18Pick your answer!


Who said, “Give me liberty or give me death”?
Patrick Henry
Ben Franklin
John Adams

Question: 13/18Pick your answer!


What country supported Americans during the Revolutionary War?
Spain
France
Portugal

Question: 14/18Pick your answer!


Which American general turned traitor and joined the British?
Aaron Burr
Benedict Arnold
John Adams

Question: 15/18Pick your answer!


Where was the last major battle of the American Revolution?
Yorktown
Newark
Tarrytown

Question: 16/18Pick your answer!


What color did the British army wear?
Blue
Red
Black

Question: 17/18Pick your answer!


Where is the Liberty Bell located?
Philadelphia
Harrisburg
Pittsburgh

Question: 18/18Pick your answer!


What woman is credited with being the "Voice of the American Revolution"?
Martha Washington
Sacagawea
Abigail Adams
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