Cards in this guide (20)
7 Which sentence contains an action verb
There are a great many sentences that could contain an action
verb. These types of sentences are all around you.
How many british soldiers died in the Battle of Bunker Hill
About one third of the British troops were killed but the
patriots ran out of ammo.
A statement whose truth is accepted without proof
What did the sons of liberty do to protest the Stamp Act
They tore down the office of the tax collector and destroyed his
Fighting began in lexington and concord when british troops
NovaNet: thought colonial soldiers had fired on them
What was the primary reason why George Washington was chosen to lead the continental army
he was from virginia and new england needed virginias help to
win the war
What impact did the revolution have on American women
What was one reason for the failure of British troops in the south
Some reasons for the failure of British troops in the South are as follows:
- The British had to divert troops to defend gulf coast forts under Spanish attack.
- Rebels used guerrilla warfare, while the British were used to a more forthright style of war.
- The British overestimated the loyalist faction.
- The British got too far away from their fleet and had no reliable supply lines.
What role did parliament play in the events that led to the Boston Tea Party
parliament allowed the British East India Company to sell tea
directly to colonists.
Why did the federalists believe that the Constitution would prevent the national government from gaining too much power
it divided the powers into three branches
It divided the federal government into three branches.
After the treaty of Paris was signed about 90000 loyalists became refugees where did about half of them resettle
The area That Later Became Canada
At which battle did the French navy help George Washington defeat the british and end the revolutionary war
The French fleet of Comte Paul de Grasse gained control over Chesapeake Bay, blocking Gen Cornwallis from naval support and delivering additional land forces to blockade him on land. The Royal Navy attempted to dispute this control, but Admiral Thomas Graves was defeated in the key Battle of the Chesapeake on 5 September 1781. This victory and ensuing blockade soon forced Cornwallis to surrender his army at Yorktown.
Whom did the second continental congress make supreme command of the continental army
What word is the possessive pronoun being used as an adjective he puts his hand on the top of the table
"His" is the possessive pronoun in the sentence.
What document did the Second Continental Congress send to King George III to reaffirm colonists allegiance to him but not to parliament
The Olive Branch Petition
What was one way the Virginia Plan resembled rule under the british parliament
It gave the national Congress the power to veto any state
In what way did each colony's government mirror the government of Britain
Each colony had two-house legislature, which mirrored the
government of Britain.
Who was a Massachusetts lawyer who was astonished by the protests boycotts staged by colonial leaders
Which the following was a characteristic of government proposed by the New Jersey plan
What role does the bolded pronoun serve in the following sentence You should come to Adam's party with mike and me
There are two pronouns in the sentence are:
- you is the subject of the sentence;
- me is part of the compound object of the preposition "with" (with Mike and me).
The pronoun "you" can function as a subject or an object in a sentence.
The pronoun "me" is an objective pronoun, a pronoun that functions as the object of a verb or a preposition.