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FOUNDING FATHERS

FOUND ING

FATHERS

NAME THE DOCUMENT

NAME THE

DOCUMNT

IMPORTANT

ACCOMPLISHMENTS

IMPOTNT

ACCOM

PLISMNT

TAXES

TAXES

AFTER THE REVOLUTIONARY

WAR

AFTER THE

REVO

THE FIRST PRESIDENT

THE FRST

PRESDNT

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Response 1

I WAS THE

COMMANDER-IN-CHIEF OF THE

CONTINENTAL ARMY, AND WAS

LATER ELECTED AS THE 1ST

PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED

STATES

GEORGE WASHINGTON

THIS DOCUMENT GRANTS THE

RIGHTS OF "*LIFE, LIBERTY AND

THE PURSUIT OF HAPPINESS"

DECLARATION OF

INDEPENDENCE

I NOT ONLY SERVED AS

COMMANDER-IN-CHIEF OF THE

CONTINENTAL ARMY, BUT I

ALSO HELPED OUT IN WHICH

WAR?

FRENCH AND INDIAN

WAR

THIS TAX WAS PLACED ON ALL

PAPER ITEMS, SUCH AS

NEWSPAPERS, AND

CALENDARS

STAMP ACT

FOLLOWING THE

REVOLUTIONARY WAR, THIS

MANY COLONIES BECAME

INDEPENDENT STATES

13

THE NAME GIVEN TO GEORGE

WASHINGTON AS OUR

NATION'S FIRST PRESIDENT

FATHER OF OUR

COUNTRY

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Response 2

I WROTE THE DECLARATION

OF INDEPENDENCE AND WAS

THE 3RD PRESIDENT OF THE

UNITED STATES

THOMAS JEFFERSON

THIS DOCUMENT ALLOWED

PEOPLE TO WORSHIP AS THEY

CHOSE

STATUTE OF RELIGIOUS

FREEDOM

I PROTESTED AGAINST THE

STAMP ACT AND MADE A

FAMOUS SPEECH IN FRONT OF

THE HOUSE OF BURGESSES

PATRICK HENRY

THE COLONISTS USED THIS

SLOGAN TO PROTEST THE

TAXES

NO TAXATION WITHOUT

REPRESENTATION

GEORGE WASHINGTON WAS

ELECTED TO THIS POSITION:

THE VERY FIRST ONE

PRESIDENT

SINCE THERE WAS NO WHITE

HOUSE WHEN HE WAS

PRESIDENT, GEORGE

WASHINGTON TRAVELED TO

THIS CITY, THE NATION'S

CAPITOL AT THE TIME

NEW YORK CITY

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Response 3

I MADE A FAMOUS SPEECH

AND SAID "I KNOW NOT WHAT

COURSE OTHERS MAY TAKE,

BUT AS FOR ME, GIVE ME

LIBERTY OR GIVE ME DEATH

PATRICK HENRY

THIS DOCUMENT BEGINS "WE

THE PEOPLE, OF THE UNITES

STATES OF AMERICA*" AND

WAS WRITTEN BY JAMES

MADISON___

CONSTITUTION

THIS WAS THE FINAL BATTLE

OF THE REVOLUTIONARY WAR,

AND FREED THE COLONIES

FROM ENGLAND

BATTLE OF YORKTOWN

THIS COUNTRY WAS

RESPONSIBLE FOR PLACING

THE TAX DEMANDS ON THE

COLONISTS

BRITAIN OR ENGLAND

THE NEWLY INDEPENDENT

STATES FOLLOWED THIS

DOCUMENT AS A PLAN FOR

THE GOVERNMENT

CONSTITUTION

WASHINGTON'S HOME BEFORE

BECOMING PRESIDENT,

LOCATED IN VIRGINIA

MOUNT VERNON

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Response 4

I WROTE THE CONSTITUTION

OF THE UNITED STATES, AND

HAVE A COLLEGE NAMED

AFTER ME

JAMES MADISON

NAME ONE PERSON WHO

SIGNED THE DECLARATION OF

INDEPENDENCE

JEFFERSON, HANCOCK,

WYTHE,

THE BOSTON COLONISTS

SERVED THE TEA, WHEN THEY

THREW BARRELS OF IT NOT

THE HARBOR DURING THIS

EVENT

BOSTON TEA PARTY

BRITAIN PASSED TAX LAWS TO

HELP PAY FOR THIS WAR,

WHICH HAD PUT HER IN DEBT

FRENCH AND INDIAN

WAR

EACH STATE HAD THIS MANY

VOTES IN THE NEW CONGRESS

ONE

THIS FELLOW VIRGINIAN

SERVED AS WASHINGTON'S

SECRETARY OF STATE.  HE

LATER BECAME OUR THIRD

PRESIDENT

THOMAS JEFFERSON

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Response 5

I WROTE THE VIRGINIA

DECLARATION OF RIGHTS,

WHICH WAS THE BASIS FOR

THE BILL OF RIGHTS

GEORGE MASON

THIS DOCUMENT WAS

WRITTEN TO DECLARE THE

COLONIES FREE AND

INDEPENDENT STATES

DECLARATION OF

INDEPENDENCE

JAMES MADISON WROTE THIS

DOCUMENT AS A PLAN FOR

OUR GOVERNMENT

CONSTITUTION

THIS PERSON SPOKE OUT

AGAINST TAXES AND TRIED TO

CONVINCE OTHER COLONISTS

TO DO THE SAME

PATRICK HENRY

THIS WORD MEANS A CHANGE,

AND THESE WERE CHANGES

TO THE ORIGINAL

CONSTITUTION

AMENDMENTS

WASHINGTON CHOSE THIS

PLACE TO BE OUR NATION'S

NEW CAPITOL.  IT IS STILL

CAPITOL TODAY, AND NAMED

AFTER THE FATHER OF OUR

COUNTRY.

WASHINGTON, D.C.

 CATEGORY:   

REVOLUTIONARY WARBATTLES

FINAL JEOPARDY!®  

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NAME THE FINAL BATTLE OFTHE REVOLUTIONARY WAR,FOUGHT IN VIRGINIA.    

 Response:   

YORKTOWN

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VIRGINIA PRESIDENTS

VA PRESI

DENTS

THE LOUISIANA PURCHASE

THE LOUI

SIANA

PURCHAS

WEST WARD EXPANSION

WEST

WARD

EXPNSON

POTPOURRI

POTPOU

RRI

TIME LINE

TIME LINE

NAME THE EVENT THAT

HAPPENED FIRST

13 INDEPENDENT STATES

13 INDE

PENDENT

STATES

IDENTIFY IF THE NAMED STATE

WAS ONE OF THE 13 ORIGINAL

STATES

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Response 1

HOW MANY OUT OF THE FIRST

FOUR PRESIDENTS WERE FROM

VIRGINIA?

3

THIS PERSON WAS PRESIDENT

WHEN THE LOUISIANA

PURCHASE WAS MADE

THOMAS JEFFERSON

THIS WAS THE REASON THAT

MANY VIRGINIANS MOVED

WESTWARD AFTER THE CIVIL

WAR

BETTER FARMLAND

THE CROP THAT WAS HARD ON

THE SOIL AND FORCED

FARMERS TO LOOK FOR

FRESH LAND

TOBACCO

REVOLUTIONARY WAR OR THE

FRENCH AND INDIAN WAR

FRENCH AND INDIAN

WAR

MAINE

NO

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Response 2

THIS PERSON SERVED AS THE

3RD PRESIDENT OF THE UNITES

STATES AND LIVED IN NEARBY

CHARLOTTESVILLE.

THOMAS JEFFERSON

THE NAMES OF THE TWO MEN

WHO EXPLORED THE LAND IN

THE LOUISIANA PURCHASE

LEWIS AND CLARK

MANY SETTLERS TRAVELED

WESTWARD THROUGH THIS

OPENING IN THE APPALACHIAN

MOUNTAINS

CUMBERLAND GAP

TRUE OR FALSE: THE

LOUISIANA PURCHASE MADE

THE UNITES STATES SMALLER

FALSE

SETTLEMENT OF JAMESTOWN

OR THE LOUISIANA PURCHASE

JAMESTOWN

MASSACHUSETTS

YES

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Response 3

HE SERVED AS THE FOURTH

PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED

STATES AND WAS NICKNAMED

"FATHER OF THE

CONSTITUTION"

JAMES MADISON

THE LOUISIANA PURCHASE

EXPANDED THE UNITES

STATES IN WHICH DIRECTION?

WEST

TRUE OR FALSE: TOBACCO

GROWING CAN BE DONE ON

THE SAME PIECE OF LAND,

OVER AND OVER FOR MANY

YEARS.

FALSE

TRUE OR FALSE: BILL CLINTON

WAS ONE OF THE FIRST FOUR

PRESIDENTS

FALSE

GEORGE WASHINGTON IS

ELECTED PRESIDENT OR

PATRICK HENRY GIVES HIS

SPEECH

PATRICK HENRY'S

SPEECH

VIRGINIA

YES

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Response 4

WHICH OF THE FOLLOWING

VIRGINIA BORN PRESIDENTS IS

ALSO RESPONSIBLE FOR

WRITING THE VIRGINIA

STATUTE FOR RELIGIOUS

FREEDOM

THOMAS JEFFERSON

WHO SERVED AS LEWIS AND

CLARK'S GUIDE DURING THEIR

EXPLORATION?

SACAJAWEA

NAME SOMETHING THAT A

VIRGINIAN WOULD TAKE WITH

THEM WHEN SETTLING IN THE

WEST

TRADITIONS, IDEAS

AND CULTURE

THE WRITER OF THE VIRGINIA

STATUTE FOR RELIGIOUS

FREEDOM

THOMAS JEFFERSON

BOSTON TEA PARTY OR

BATTLE AT YORKTOWN

BOSTON TEA PARTY

NEW YORK

YES

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Response 5

THE TOTAL NUMBER OF

PRESIDENTS THAT WE HAVE

HAD FROM VIRGINIA SO FAR

8

FROM WHICH COUNTRY DID

THE US PURCHASE THE

LOUISIANA TERRITORY

FRANCE

WESTWARD EXPANSION MADE

IMPROVEMENTS IN

______________ MORE

IMPORTANT.

TRANSPORTATION

TRUE OR FALSE: ALL

PRESIDENTS HAVE LIVED IN

THE WHITE HOUSE

FALSE

DECLARATION OF

INDEPENDENCE OR

CONSTITUTION IS WRITTEN

DECLARATION OF

INDEPENDENCE

GEORGIA

YES

 CATEGORY:   

REVOLUTIONARY WARBATTLES

FINAL JEOPARDY!®  

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NAME THE FINAL BATTLE OFTHE REVOLUTIONARY WAR,FOUGHT IN VIRGINIA.    

 Response:   

YORKTOWN

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