Battles
Geography
Everyday Life
Everyday Life II
People

100

The importance of the victory at Yorktown
What is the surrender of the British Army, which led to the end of the war

100

The factors that influenced the move of the capital from Jamestown to Williamsburg
What is 1) Drinking water was contaminated; 2)Dirty living conditions caused diseases; 3) Williamsburg was at a higher elevation than Jamestown; 4) Fire destroyed wooden buildings at Jamestown

100

Colonial Virginia depended on these resources to produce the goods and services they needed
What is natural, human, and capital resources

100

How did most white Virginians make their living?
What is small farmers

100

Who was Lord Dunmore?
Who is the last royal governor of Virginia

200

Who provided military leadership by serving as Commander-in chief of the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War?
Who is George Washington

200

Factors that influenced the move of the capital from Williamsburg to Richmond
What is 1) Population was moving westward; 2)Richmond was a more central location; 3)Richmond's location was better for trade; 4)Moving to Richmond increased the distance from attack by the British

200

What was food like in colonial America
What is food choices were limited and meals were made of local produce and meats

200

What work did most enslaved African Americans do?
What is worked tobacco, crops, and livestock

200

Which enslaved African American served in the Continental Army and requested his freedom after the Revolutionary War
Who is James Lafayette

300

What was the first land battle of the American Revolution fought in Virginia?
What is Battle of Great Bridge

300

In what state did the battle of Yorktown take place?
What is Virginia

300

What was housing like in colonial America?
What is most people lived in one-room homes with dirt floors. Some people (farmers) lived in large houses

300

Why did the Virginia colonists believe that the British Parliament had no right to tax them
What is they had no representation in parliament

300

Which famous Virginian rode on horseback through the night to warn Thomas Jefferson that the British were coming to arrest him?
Who is Jack Jouett

400

In which war did America gain its independence from England
What is American Revolution

400

What was the last major battle of the Revolutionary War fought?
What is Yorktown

400

What was clothing made of in colonial America
What is cotton, wool, and leather

400

As many men left home to fight in the war, what happened with women?
What is they took on more responsibility

400

He said - "All people are created equal and have the right to life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness." AND what document was this quote in.
Who is Thomas Jefferson AND the Declaration of Independence

500

Who did American Indians fight alongside during the American Revolutionary War?
What is both British and Americans

500

What were the Virginians who remained faithful to Great Britain called?
Who is loyalists

500

True or False: Most enslaved African Americans had rights.
What is False

500

What did the American colonists and British parliament disagree over?
What is how Virginia should be governed

500

What group of Virginians served in the Continental Army and wanted freedom from England
Who is Patriots