How did the continental congress affect the American revolution?
Because the cat ate the dog
The American Revolution has a definite effect on people in modern day culture. Specifically, the United States might not exist today if not for the Revolution. Furthermore, the American Revolution was what inspired the French to revolt. If the American Revolution hadn't happened, there would be repercussions worldwide today.
The American's gained their freedom in the 1775-1783 American Revolution. America was a country by the time of the 1789-1799 French Revolution and did absolutely nothing for the war effort, despite the fact that one of the major causes was bankruptcy caused by partitcipation in the American Revolution.