Quiz Me! - Era: Revolution/Declaration of Independence

Test your knowledge about the Revolution/Declaration of Independence era.

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This ruler suffered a nervous breakdown, was declared insane and had his son appointed to rule in his place.

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George Washington accepted Cornwallis’ surrender at which battle to end the Revolutionary War?

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Known for his outsized signature on the Declaration of Independence, this member of the Boston Sons of Liberty helped finance activities against the British.

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Abigail Adams was born in Massachusetts and married John Adams, a lawyer and politician. Even though she was often left alone to run the household, Abigail Adams displayed which character traits?

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Why did British soldiers march into Lexington and Concord?

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Who was the African-American  slave spy who was George Washington’s most effective weapon against the British during the American Revolution?

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Which was an effect of the Boston Tea Party?

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Which colonial woman asked her husband to “remember the ladies” while writing the Declaration of Independence?

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Why was the Battle of Saratoga considered to be a turning point in the war?

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Which of Jefferson’s grievances was removed from the final version of the Declaration of Independence by the Continental Congress?

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