Battles Geography Everyday Life Everyday Life II People

100

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

100

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
The factors that influenced the move of the capital from Jamestown to Williamsburg

100

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

100

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

100

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

200

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

200

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
Factors that influenced the move of the capital from Williamsburg to Richmond

200

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

200

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

200

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

300

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

300

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

300

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

300

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

300

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

400

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

400

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

400

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

400

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

400

Who is Thomas Jefferson AND the Declaration of Independence
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.

500

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

500

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

500

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

500

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

500

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

Virginia Studies Part I

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