Cards in this guide (22)
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.
What did the sons of liberty do to protest the Stamp Act
They tore down the office of the tax collector and destroyed his
Why did colonial women gather to spin thread and weave cloth
to support colonial boycotts against british-made goods
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 country entered the revolutionary war as a french ally in 1779
How did the Revolutionary War affect slaves
slavery was eliminated in the north.- novanet
What impact did the revolution have on American women
What was one effect of the battles fought on the western frontier during the American revolution
Hostility between white settlers and Native Americans
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.
At the first continental congress what significant action did delegates take against the british
The First Continental Congress petitioned the English crown for
redress of certain grievances. Those grievances primarily consisted
of the passage of what was known as Coercive Acts by the British,
which were the punishment of the colonists for the Boston Tea
Which of the following advantages was held by the british at the beginning of the war
The British army had more weapons and ships than the Continental
After British forces started losing battles in the South how did neutral colonists react
They began supporting the Patriots
Which term might a loyalist have used to describe a Patriot gathering or committee
At the Battle of Bunker Hill why did William Howe order his men to make a frontal assault in broad daylight
he beleived that his well trained soldiers could beat untrained
patriot soldiers under any condition..
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.
Patriots crushed a Loyalist militia and executed many of the prisoners in the 1780 Battle at where
What was the consequence of the first continental congress
what was the consequence of the first continental congress
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.
In the declaration of independence Jefferson refers to natural right as
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.
What following groups led violent protests against British taxation in the American colonies
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.