Quiz Me! - Documents: Revolution/Declaration of Independence

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

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Marquis de Lafayette helped the Americans fight against Great Britain by securing support from which country?

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Crispus Attucks was the first of five unarmed men who were shot down by British Redcoats in what famous event that led to the American Revolution?

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Who was the revolutionary who was a patriot spy and a “double agent” working for the United States during the American Revolution?

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Who was the Founding Father who organized the Sons of Liberty in resisting the Stamp Act and the Townshend Duties?

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This man, along with Robert Morris, helped to finance the American Revolution.

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She was a supporter of independence who wrote satirical plays criticizing the Massachusetts royal governor, published documents calling for equal rights for women and is sometimes called “The Conscience of the American Revolution.”

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This English philosopher argued for a new relationship between civil government and religion. His ideas formed one basis of the First Amendment, which prevented the establishment of a national religion and protected an absolute freedom of belief.

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This city is named in honor of Bernardo de Gálvez

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John Witherspoon was a prominent Presbyterian minister who helped draft the Articles of Confederation and sign ed the Declaration of Independence. He was also president of which Ivy League university?

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This wealthy trader of tobacco, rum, wheat and slaves supplied the American forces with war supplies and his own ships, including over $1 million to finance the decisive Battle of Yorktown.

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