Comparing The Armies: The American Revolution

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American Revolution Quizzes & Trivia

Use the chart on page 70 in the textbook to answer the questions below.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What was the name of the British army?
    • A. 

      The Continental Army

    • B. 

      The Patriot Army

    • C. 

      The British Army

  • 2. 
    Who were the leaders of the Continental Army?
    • A. 

      Clinton

    • B. 

      Washington

    • C. 

      Cornwallis

    • D. 

      Lafayette

  • 3. 
    What were the skills of the British Army?
    • A. 

      Well trained, followed orders well

    • B. 

      Untrained, did not behave like soldiers

  • 4. 
    What supplies did the Continental Army have?
    • A. 

      They had excellent weapons, supplies, and uniforms

    • B. 

      They badly lacked guns, food, and uniforms

  • 5. 
    What location was the Continental Army fighting in?
    • A. 

      They were fighting in their own land, which they knew well

    • B. 

      They were fighting far from home

  • 6. 
    Why was the Continental Army fighting?
    • A. 

      To get food

    • B. 

      To do their duty to their government

    • C. 

      To get freedom for themselves

  • 7. 
    Why was the British Army fighting?
    • A. 

      To get food

    • B. 

      To get freedom for themselves

    • C. 

      To do their duty to their government