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Name the patriot who was first to sign the Declaration of Independence.
John Hancock
What were colonists called who wanted America free from Britain's control.
patriots
What were the German soldiers hired to fight the colonists called?
Hessians
Name the Virginian who carried a message to the French at Fort le Boeuf.
George Washington
Name the patriot leader who captured Fort Ticonderoga.
Ethan Allen
Name the war fought in America between 1754 and 1763.
French and Indian War
Where was the "shot heard around the world" was fired?
Lexington
Who was the king of England during the American War for Independence?
George III
Name the Massachusetts' patriots who could be ready to fight at a minute's notice.
minutemen
What act required the colonists to have a stamp or seal affixed to newspapers, documents, etc.?
Stamp Act