• Colonial Period Worksheet and quiz 2

    NAME:…………………………………………

    Date: …………………………….

    Questions:

    1. The American Revolutionary War lasted ……………………….. years. 
    2. During the war, …………………………..British colonists lived in North America.
    3. The British Army had ……………………………………….. troops during the Revolutionary War.
    4. During the war, ………………………… troops served in the American army.
    5. Most of the loyalists, around 80,000 fled to ………………………………..
    6. Washington and his men crossed the icy Delaware River on ………………………………………………
    7. The Continental Army spent the winter of 1777-1778 at…………………………. 
    8. …………………………………… is often called America’s oldest ally.
    9. General Henry Clinton attacked Charleston, South Carolina in ……………………………….
    10. At the Battle of Saratoga in October of 1777, ……………………………….. surrendered 6,000 men.

    Answers:

    1. Eight
    2. 2,165,076
    3. 133,000
    4. 96,000
    5. Canada
    6. December 25, 1776
    7. Valley Forge
    8. France
    9. December 1778,
    10. General Burgoyne