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Why did the colonist fight the british
Because of the high taxes.
Because the british army stayed in their houses.
Because they didn't have self-goverment.
Who wrote the declaration of indepence
When was the declaration of independece adopted
July 4 1776
There wer 13 original states. Name 3
What happened at the constitutional convention
The constitution was written
The founding father wrote the constitution.
When was the constitution writen
The federalist papers supported the passage of the U.S constitution. Name one of the writer.
what is one thing Benjamin Franklin is famous for
Started the first free libraries.
Who is the father of our country
Who was the first president
What territory did the United States buy from france in 1803
Name one war fought by the United states in the 1800s
spanish- American war
Name the US war between the north and the south
the civil war
the war between the states
name one problem that led to the civil war
what was one important thing that Abraham Lincon did
Saved the union
what did the emancipation proclamation do
free the slaves
What did Susan B. Anthony do
Fought for woman's rights
fought for civil rights
Name one war fought in the Unided states in the 1900s
who was the president during world war I
who was the president during the grat depression and world war II