Quiz Me! - People: Revolution/Declaration of Independence

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

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A descendent of ancient Spanish nobility, he became the acting Governor of the Louisiana Territory and procured weapons, gunpowder, clothing and more for the colonial army.

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Who was the Founding Father that drafted the Massachusetts Constitution and Declaration of Rights, served in the Continental Congress and was a member of the committee to draft the Declaration of Independence?

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This city is named in honor of Bernardo de Gálvez

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Known as the “Father of his Country,” this Virginian was Commander-in-Chief of the Continental Army and the first President of the United States of America.

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Who was the delegate to the Continental Congress from Maryland that signed the Declaration of Independence and was the last surveying signer?

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He was the first foreigner to be granted honorary United States citizenship. Upon his death, the United States sent American soil to his gravesite.

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This Founding Father was suspicious of a strong governmental power. He signed the Declaration of Independence and helped to write the Massachusetts Constitution and the Articles of Confederation.

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He was the author of Common Sense, which encouraged colonial independence.

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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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Along with Robert Morris, Haym Salomon spent so much of his personal money to fund the Continental Congress and the Patriot  cause that he is called what?

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