6. What effect did the capture of fort Ticonderoga have on the fighting in Boston between the American colonists and the British?

A) the British left Boston when they saw the forts military weapons positioned on Dorchester heights****

B) the British delayed American troops from joining the fight in Boston because of the battle at the fort

C) the Americans were able to use he forts cannons to destroy the British ships blockading the Boston's port

D) the Americans lost the battle of bunker hill because of the number of cannons the British had acquired from the fort.

7. What was significant about the role of the green mountain boys? Select three answers.

A) they launched a surprise attack on fort Ticonderoga and defeated the British***

B) they assisted Washington and his troops in launching a suprise attack in Trenton.***

C) they secured valuable supplies of gunpowder and cannons***

D) they secured a key route into Canada

E) they brought their wives to help with the war effort

8. which of the following excerpts is a grievance of the American colonists that was included in the Declaration of Independence?

A) "we hold these truths to be self-evident that all men are created equal and they are endowed by their creator"

B) "such has been the patient sufferance of these colonies; and such is now the necessity which constrains them to alter their former systems of government"

C) "he has dissolved representative houses repeatedly, for opposing with manly firmness his invasions on the rights of the people"****

D) "we therefore the representatives of the untied states of America...solemnly punish and declare, that these United colonies are and of right ought to be free and independent states..."

9. What effect do you think these words had on American colonists- "A government of our own is our natural right: and when a man seriously reflects on the precariousness of human affairs, he will become convinced, that it is infinitely wiser and safer, to form a constitution of our own in a cool deliberate manner, while we have it in our power, than to trust such an interesting event to time and chance" - Thomas Paine, Common Sense

A) they most likely inspired fear in the loyalists/patriots

B) they most likely strengthened the colonists desire to act on their wish to separate from Britain****

C) they most likely encouraged the framers to meet and write the U.S constitution at the continental congress

D) they most likely increased colonial acts of civil disobedience by confirming their validity

10. Why did congress feel the need to boost American morale by releasing an address in early 1778?

A) American army had given up and began to side with the British

B) Americans were beginning to lose hope of winning their independence****

C) congress hoped people would donate much needed supplies

D) congress used the address as a way to trick the British

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  1. 6 - yes
    7 - two of your answers are correct. Did the Green Mountain Boys fight in New Jersey?
    8 - I agree
    9 - yes
    10- yes

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  2. Thank u. u helped a lot

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