Patriots & Loyalists

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  • 1. 
    What is another names for loyalists?
    • A. 

      Toris

    • B. 

      Conquistadors

    • C. 

      Patriots

    • D. 

      Rebels

  • 2. 
    Approximately how many of the colonists decided to remain neutral?
    • A. 

      1/2

    • B. 

      1/4

    • C. 

      1/3

    • D. 

      None

  • 3. 
    What were colonists that chose to fight for their independence called?
    • A. 

      Tories

    • B. 

      Patriots

    • C. 

      Loyalists

    • D. 

      Neutralists

  • 4. 
    Where did many loyalists move to avoid harsh treatment by the patriots?
    • A. 

      Mexico

    • B. 

      Spain

    • C. 

      France

    • D. 

      Canada

  • 5. 
    Whose son remained loyal to Britain even though his father was a very important patriot?
    • A. 

      Thomas Jefferson

    • B. 

      George Washington

    • C. 

      Sam Adams

    • D. 

      Ben Franklin

  • 6. 
    What group was formed to protest British policies?
    • A. 

      Freedom Fighters

    • B. 

      Whig Party

    • C. 

      Sons of the American Revolution

    • D. 

      Sons of Liberty

  • 7. 
    Which of the following was a disadvantage facing the British?
    • A. 

      Size of navy

    • B. 

      Type of training

    • C. 

      Distance from supplies

    • D. 

      Type of weapons

  • 8. 
    What group risked losing property like homes, stores and farms when they fled the colonies for safety?
    • A. 

      Patriots

    • B. 

      Loyalists

    • C. 

      Neutralists

    • D. 

      Rebels

  • 9. 
    Besides family ties, what was another reason that colonists chose to remain loyal?
    • A. 

      Economics

    • B. 

      Hunting

    • C. 

      Farming

    • D. 

      Religious freedom

  • 10. 
    What was the greatest advantage of the Patriots?
    • A. 

      Good supplies

    • B. 

      Home advantage

    • C. 

      Good navy

    • D. 

      Amount of cannons