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100

Where did Sam often hide?
Tom Warrups

100

Who was a main leader during the Revolutionary War and was later found to be a traitor?
General Benedict Arnold?

100

Where does Tim and his family live?
Connecticut

100

What did Sam think freedom was worth?
What is dying for

100

How did Father describe the war?
"The dead pay the debts of the living."

200

Who is Sam's girlfriend?
Betsy Read

200

What is the word that Sam used when referring to the British?
Lobsterbacks

200

Where did Sam go to school?
Yale

200

Sam was arrested for?
What is stealing cattle

200

How old was Sam when he joined the war?
16

300

What did Mr. Heron want Tim to do?
Deliver a spy message

300

What is law in Redding?
Go to church

300

What did Tim like to hear Sam talk about?
Telling Points

300

Who witnessed Sam's execution?
Who is Tim.

300

How long did Sam fight in the war?
3 years

400

Who are the cowboys?
Men to claimed to be patriots looking for beef, but were nothing more than thieves.

400

Who ordered Sam's execution?
Who is General Putnam

400

What is the purpose of traveling to Verplanks point?
Sell the cattle and buy supplies for the tavern

400

After the war, which side was Tim on?
What is neither

400

What did Sam steal before he left for the war?
Brown Bess

500

How did Father die?
What is from sickness on a British prison ship.

500

For the most part, how were the people of Redding affected?
What is not badly affected

500

Sam advised Tim to?
What is butcher his cattle and hide the meat

500

When Tim was 64 what did he keep thinking about?
What is there might have been another way besides war to win freedom

500

Father knew that the cattle he took to Verplanks point were sold to whom?
What is the British?