American Revolution / Guns for General Washington (George Washington (He…
American Revolution / Guns for General Washington
Causes of the Revolution
Britain imposed very strict control with trade.
colonies traded raw materials for good from Britain..
Great britain taxes the colonies after the french and Indian war.
The colonies had to obey the British laws.
Great Britain wanted to stick with world power.
The Colonies did not like the British having world power.
important events of the revolution
The French and Indian War
The Boston Masseur
The Treaty of Paris
The Boston tea party
The first Continental congress
The battle of Lexington and Concord
The second Continental congress
advantages of the patriots
They knew all the land were they were having the battle.
They had many strong leaders on there side like John Adams, Thomas Jefferson, Patrick Henry, Benjamin Franklin, Paul Revere, and George Washington.
They had the French with them to help them win this war.
Treaty of paris
American agrees to pay all existing war debts
America will not punish Loyalist in the colonies.
It set up the new boundaries for the U.S.
America is officially recognized as a free and Independence nation.
Britain agrees to remove all of the troops from the colonist.
The Treaty of Paris was signed in 1783
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He was president of the constitutional convention.
He was the very first president.
His religion is Anglican/Episcopalian
George was a commander in chief to the continental congress.
George Washington married Martha Dandridge Custis in 1775.
They spend most of there life growing up in
He served two terms as the U.S. president
He had two wife's and two sons
He died on December 14 1799
He was born on February 22 1732
In 1754 he lead an attack that started the world war.
He was first elected to public office in 1758.
George contracted smallpox wile visiting barbados
He suffered dental problems for his adult life.
George wanted to join the Royal Navy but his mother would not let him
Washington did not have children of his own
George Washington learned to be a surveyor
He lost more battles than he won.
George Washington did not have a middle name
He was never seriously hurt in a battle