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Who is the author of George Washington's Socks ?
Elvira Woodruff
What is the purpose of the Adventure Club formed by the children?
To have adventures based on historical events they studied.
Who are the main characters in this story?
Matt, Katie, Q, Tony and Hooter
Where are the children originally from?
Rumson, Nebraska
What two names is the lake by Tony's home known?
Lake Levart and Levy Lake
What was etched into the seat on the row boat and what did it mean ?
EMIT LEVART

It referred to time travel because the boat was magical.
Where did the row boat take the children?
To the Delaware River
Describe the conditions of this river.
Partly frozen with chunks of ice called floes. A very strong current and snowy,windy conditions..
What year were the children transported back to ?
1775
What were people called who were supportive of the king and Great Britain during the colonial period?
Loyalists or Tories
Where were Washington's troops coming from as they crossed the river?
Valley Forge, Pennsylvania
Where were the Patriots and General Washington headed?
Trenton, New Jersey
Who were the Hessians?
German mercenary soldiers who were paid to fight for the British.
Why did the colonists rebel against England?
They wanted self-rule and were angry about unfair taxes.
Why did the colonists rebel against England?
They wanted self-rule and were angry about unfair taxes.
Name the 13 Original Colonies.
NJ, NY, DE, MA, NH, PA, VA, NC, SC GE,MD, CONN, RI
What type of literature is this book?
Historical fiction...the story isn't true, but it includes real people, events and histroical facts.