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SOL 6c Quiz
_____1. Thomas Paine wrote a pamphlet called, ____________, urging the colonists to keep fighting, and arguing for colonial independence.
A. “No Nonsense”
B. “Sense and Sensibility”
C. “Common Sense”
D. “Common Goals”
_____2. Which happened first?
A. Boston Massacre
B. Battle of Lexington and Concord
C. First Continental Congress
D. French and Indian War
_____3. The first battle where British soldiers and the colonists shot at each other was
D. Lexington and Concord
_____4. Which battle marked the end of fighting, and the British surrender, in the Revolutionary War?
C. Bunker Hill
_____5. Wars usually have a turning point where momentum and victories seem to favor one group or another. Which battle was the turning point in the Revolutionary War?
A. Battle of Lexington and Concord
B. Battle of Saratoga
C. Battle of Princeton
D. Battle of Yorktown
_____6. This battle was a ‘turning point’ because it
A. made the British quit fighting
B. raised taxes on the colonists
C. caused France to enter the war on the side of the Colonists
D. united the Colonies
_____7. The Treaty of Paris was?
A. A document that ended the Civil War
B. A document the ended the American Revolutionary War
C. A document that ended the War of 1812
D. A document that said France was going to help us win the war
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