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2 36. What is a MILITIA?
3 MILITIA – a pressure of armed civilians pledged to safeguard their community
5 37. What task did the MINUTEMEN have?
6 The MINUTEMEN were trained to be all set to act at a minutes notification
7 38. Exactly how did the brother respond to the Boston Tea Party?
8 The British comment to the Boston Tea Party by it spreads widespread the INTOLERABLE action
9 39. What was completed at the very first CONTINENTIAL CONGRESS?
10 at the first CONTINENTAL congress they poll to half all trade with England and also began maintain troops in instance of battle
11 40. How was the very first Continental Congress crucial to the future the the colonies?
12 THE first CONTINENTIAL congress
13 The an initial Continental Congress was important due to the fact that it planted the seed for a future autonomous government
14 41. How did the homesteaders respond come the Intolerable Acts?
15 The homesteaders hoped much more boycotts of English items would resolve the problems of the Intolerable action
16 42. What did the British plan to do in Lexington and also Concord together they marched April 18, 1775?
17 The British wanted to: 1)Capture the ammunition save on computer by the minutemen 2)Arrest Sam Adams and also John Hancock
19 43. How did the colonists get information on the motion of brother troops?
20 If colonists saw a solitary lantern in the north Church steeple climate the british troops to be coming by floor
21 If colonists saw two lanterns in the north Church steeple climate the brother troops to be coming by sea
22 number of riders, consisting of Paul Revere, ride v the small towns alerting colonists the British military is on the relocate
23 44. Who had the numbers advantage in the fight of Lexington?
24 The british had about 700 soldiers The colonists had about 70 guys
25 45. That fired the an initial shot in ~ Lexington?
26 it is still unclear which next fired the an initial shot at Lexington
28 THE green AT LEXINGTON
29 46. How many early american militiamen were killed in this very first battle?
30 A total of 8 militiamen were eliminated in Lexington at the first battle
34 47. Define the march earlier to Boston for the british soldiers?
35 as the brothers marched earlier to Boston they to be shot in ~ by hiding colonists Many british soldiers were eliminated marching earlier to Boston
36 THE RETREAT back TO BOSTON
37 48. Surname the two towns in i beg your pardon the battles of the Revolutionary battle started?
38 LEXINGTON and also CONCORD Both in Massachusetts
39 49. What renowned quote walk Ralph Waldo Emerson make about the an initial battle?
40 Ralph Waldo Emerson called it the “shot heard ‘round the world”
41 The truth the homesteaders had started the war with the British to be news about the human being
42 50. Describe a PATRIOT:
43 PATRIOT – a colonial person that sustained the war against the British and wanted freedom
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Define a LOYALIST:
46 LOYALIST – a colonial person that sustained the brother in the war versus the colonist They continued to be “loyal” to the king
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