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choices
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pride
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Fort Ticonderoga
Peggy Shippen
Benedict Arnold

Battles of the Revolutionary War Word Search

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George Washington
French
Daniel Morgan
Charles Lee
Militia men
Soldiers
Benedict Arnold
Ethan Allen
Colonies
England
York Town
Cowpens
Monmouth
Valley Forge
Trenton
Bunker Hill
Concord
Lexington
Saratoga
Ticonderoga

The American Revolution Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Benedict Arnold and Ethan Allen captured this fort on Lake Champlain. Ticonderoga
The militia stopped the British troops at the ____ Bridge. Concord
Commander in chief of the Continental Army. George Washington
Washington attacked the Hessians camped in this New Jersey town on December 26, 1776. Trenton
What members of the Massachusetts militia were called minutemen
General Cornwallis' troops were bombarded with ____ artillery. French
This general formally surrendered on October 17, 1781. Cornwallis
Site of the last significant battle of the American Revolution. Yorktown
Place where the first shots of the American Revolution were fired. Lexington
Battle in New York that helped bring French support to the Americans Saratoga
German soldiers, some of them Hessians, who were hired to fight for the British. mercenaries
River that Washington crossed in his retreat to Pennsylvania and his attack on Trenton. Delaware
The Continental Army was defeated on ____ ___, Manhattan, and at White Plains, New York. Long Island
Battle near Boston where the militia held off two of three British charges. Breeds Hill
French ships set up a ____ around Cornwallis' troops in Yorktown. blockade

American Revolutionary War Crossword

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Crossword
Description

Hired soldier mercenary
Commander of the Continental Army in 1776 General George Washington
1st battle of the Amercian Revolutionary War Battle of Lexington and Concord
Author of the Declaration of Independence Thomas Jefferson
To enlist in the military recruit
Colonial spy who said "I only regret that I have one life to lose for my country" Nathan Hale
To approve officially ratify
Turning point in the American Revolution (Gen. John Burgoyne surrendered here) Battle of Saratoga
American naval hero who said "I have not yet begun to fight." John Paul Jones
Washington launched a surprise attack on British troops on December 25, 1776 Battle of Trenton
An attack in which the attacker hides and surprises the enemy ambush
Nicknname of woman who carried pitchers of water to weary US soldiers Molly Pitcher
Last battle of the American Revolutionary War Battle of Yorktown
Privately owned ship outfitted with weapons Privateer
Ethan Allen and Benedict Arnold captured this strategic location near the Canadian border. Military supplies and weapons were gained for the U.S. Ft. Ticonderoga

6.4 Crossword Puzzle

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Leader of the Green Mountain Boys who helped to capture Fort Ticonderoga Ethan Allen
Cannon and large guns artillery
The name of the American army Continental Army
Colonial leader who played a part in the victory at Fort Ticonderoga and who helped in a failed invasion of Canada Benedict Arnold
Writer of the Declaration of Independence Thomas Jefferson
Unable to be taken away unalienable
Complaints grievances
A ruler who uses power unjustly or cruelty tyrant
Providing housing quartering
Asked for the correction of wrongs Petitioned for redress

Benedict Arnold Word Search

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john andre
surrender
reveloutionary
army
general
west point
british
american
traitor
arnold
benedict

Battle of Saratoga Crossword

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Description

Another word for fight Battle
Month the battle started September
Another name for a British soldier Redcoat
Another name for the American Troops Patriot
Where rebels were bracing for a fight Bemis Hights
State where the battle took place New York
Americans built these at the battle Fortifications
In the battle the British would either have to fight or_______ Retreat
British marched down from________[country] Canada
British general in charge of troops at the battle Burgoyne
British approached the rebels through_______ Freemans Farm
Redcoats that poured back into the clearing Hoards
British thought they had_____ the Americans Overcame
British general who never showed up General Howe
General Howe was supposed to come with_________ Reinforcements
General Howe settled down in_____ for the winter Philadelphia
British planned a_______on the Americans Surprise attack
A type of troop in the army Brigade
The British attacked the American______ Troops
The Americans were ready for attack [syn. ready for attack] Prepared
The British were forced to retreat to______[place] Saratoga
The Americans kept up a heavy_____on the British Fire
The British did this 10 days later Surrendered
American General in charge of troops Benedict Arnold
_____at Saratoga Victory
American Revolution War
Current French King King Louis XVI
The French king decided to start giving___to the Americans Aid
French Foreign minister Charles Gravier
American Ambassador Benjamin Franklin
Leader of the American army George Washington
British Loyalists Tories
British king King George III
Weapons used in the battle Cannons
Group of American officials who created laws Continental Congress
American Capital 1776 Philadelphia
American fort that was captured Ticonderoga

The Revolutionary War Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Who was the first President? Washington
Treaty of _____ was signed ending the war. Paris
______ Massacre took place on March 5th, 1770. Boston
How many pounds of tea did the colonists dump into the harbor? 90000
Who was the man that warned the colonists the British were coming and was said to say, "The British are coming!" Paul_____ Revere
What battle was said to start the war? ______ and Concord Lexington
Who was elected to rule the colonies in the Second Continental Congress? Washington
Who made most of the Declaration of Independence? Jefferson
What Hill did the British defeat the Colonists? Bunker
What kind of rifle did the British have that helped them win? Bayonet
Who published Common Sense? Paine
How many people signed the Declaration of Independence? 56
How many soldiers took Brookland, New York? 30000
Who many the first flag? _____ Ross Betsy
Where did the colonists retreat to? Valley ______ Forge
Who did Benjamin Franklin persuade to help them in the war? France
Who was one of America's most notorious traitors?_______ Arnold Benedict
_______ of Confederation was the first document to bind the colonies together as a union Articles
Who ran after Cornwallis? _______ Greene Nathanael
What Battle ended the war? Yorktown

The Battle of Saratoga Word Search

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American Revolutionary War
Americans
benedict arnold
British
Fort Ticonderoga
General john Burgoyne
George Washington
horatio gates
Saratoga
Surrender
The French
Victory

The Battle of Saratoga Word Search

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Americans
French
British
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Colonel
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Fort Ticonderoga
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Burgoyne
Arnold
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Revolution
Saratoga

The War of 1812 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The practice of forcing American sailors into the British navy. Impressment
This party opposed the war. Federalists
One of the effects of the war. Patriotism
The British burned this. Whitehouse
These two regions supported the war. SouthandWest
Andrew Jackson defeated the Creek nation in this battle. HorseshoeBend
British allies in the War of 1812. NativeAmericans
He was president during the War of 1812. JamesMadison
American victory won after the war was over. NewOrleans
The national anthem was composed during the bombardment of this fort. McHenry
The Embargo Act boosted this in America. Manufacturing
'In 1814, we took a little trip, along with Colonel Jackson down the mighty_____.' Mississip
Shawnee leader who united Native Americans. Tecumseh
U.S. naval hero in the War of 1812. Perry
At the Hartford Convection, this region threatened secession. NewEngland
He passed the Embargo Act. Jefferson
He was the hero of the Battle of New Orleans. Jackson
American warship. USSConstitution
The United States failed in its attempt to invade this British territory. Canada
They demanded War! Warhawks
Treaty ending the war. Ghent
Religious leader who placed a curse on Harrison and future U.S. presidents. Prophet
He wrote the Star-Spangled Banner. Key
William Henry Harrison became a hero in this battle. Tippecanoe
She saved George Washington's portrait. Dolley