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It happened in 1773.
What is the Boston Tea Party?

100

He was famous for many things, but thanks to the poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, he is known for a horseback ride.
Who is Paul Revere?

100

The place that is credited for "The Shot Heard 'round the World"
What is Concord?

100

The event that caused England to impose taxes on the colonies.
What is The French and Indian War?

100

On March 5, 1770, five colonists were left dead following this event.
What is the Boston Massacre?

200

It happened on April 18, 1775.
What is Paul Revere's midnight ride?

200

He helped our country by giving money for arms and ammunition to help the colonists.
Who is John Hancock?

200

It was outside this place that The Boston Massacre occurred.
What is the Old State House?

200

The reason the colonists did not want to pay taxes.
What is they were not represented in England's government?

200

This act taxed papers.
What is the Stamp Act?

300

It happened on April 19th, 1775.
What are the battles of Lexington and Concord?

300

She dressed as a man and pretended to be Robert Shirtliff so that she could fight in the Revolutionary War.
Who is Deborah Sampson?

300

This was the place Paul Revere was rowed to when he started his famous ride.
What is Charlestown?

300

The reason the Battle of Bunker Hill is important.
What is it showed the British soldiers that the colonists could fight well?

300

This act let British soldiers live with the colonists.
What is the Quartering Act?

400

It happened in 1776.
What is the approval of The Declaration of Independence?

400

Her fame as a poet helped many people see that African Americans should be treated better.
Who is Phillis Wheatley?

400

The place that heard the very first shots of the Revolutionary War.
What is Lexington?

400

The reason that the Declaration of Independence was written.
What is to declare independence from England?

400

This group of people met at the Old South Church or Meeting House to plan the Boston Tea Party.
Who are the Sons of Liberty?

500

It happened in 1788.
What is the Constitution became the highest law in our country?

500

He was not liked for representing the British soldiers in the trial that followed the Boston Massacre.
Who is John Adams?

500

Many stops here are important places from the American Revolution.
What is The Freedom Trail?

500

The way that power is divided for our government according to the Constitution.
What is the president, the Congress, and the courts?

500

Leaders from all over the colonies met to discuss their problems with England just after the Boston Tea Party.
What is the First Continental Congress?