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100

Where we experienced the shot heard around the world.
What is the Battle of Lexington and Concord?

100

He was the first naval hero in American history.
Who is John Paul Jones.

100

Year the Declaration of Independence was signed.
What is 1776?

100

The first Act that restricted the westward movement of the American colonists.
What is the Proclamation Act?

100

City where the Declaration of Independence was written.
What is Philadelphia?

200

Pennsylvania town where George Washington troops got discouraged but emerged stronger during a very cold winter.
What is Valley Forge?

200

He traveled to France to convince the French to join the American colonists in their revolution.
Who is Ben Franklin?

200

Year that battle of Lexington and Concord occurred.
What is 1775?

200

Following this act, the colonists dumped 1 million dollars of the king's products into Boston harbor.
What is the Tea Act?

200

Phrase used to describe being taxed without your consent.
What is taxation without representation?

300

Turning point battle after which the French joined the American colonists in their revolution.
What is the Battle of Saratoga?

300

He was the major author of the Declaration of Independence.
Who is Thomas Jefferson?

300

Year the British surrendered at Yorktown.
What is 1781?

300

Following this Act, colonists boycotted buying any books or newspapers.
What is the Stamp Act?

300

Unalienable rights mentioned by Thomas Jefferson in the Declaration of Independence.
What are life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness?

400

Place where the British surrendered, thus losing the war.
What is the Battle of Yorktown.

400

He warned the New England colonists that the British were coming.
Who is Paul Revere?

400

Year that the Treaty of Paris was signed.
What is 1783?

400

After this Act colonists met in Philadelphia to put together a list of grievances to send King George.
What are the Intolerable Acts?

400

After the Boston Tea Party, King George did this to keep the colonist from trading or receiving products.
What is closing the ports with the Intolerable Acts?

500

Treaty that recognized the United States as an independent country.
What is the Treaty of Paris?

500

He wrote the pamphlet, Common Sense.
Who is Thomas Paine?

500

Year that the turning point battle occurred at Saratoga.
What is 1777?

500

This event caused the King to start enforcing all the Parliamentary Acts.
What is the French and Indian War?

500

Parliamentary Act so hated by the Patriots that it was included in the Declaration of Independence and the Bill of Rights.
What is the Quartering Act?