The Revolutionary War


The people of America were angry. The colonists did not like to pay high taxes to the King of England. They did not pay the taxes. The King of England sent an army to America. The army tried to make the colonists pay the taxes. The colonists wanted to be free from England. They started to fight the soldiers of the English army in 1775. The Americans started a war with England. We call it the Revolutionary War. George Washington was the leader of the American army. France helped the Americans during the War. The Americans won the war in 1783. They were free from England.

Choose the correct answer for the questions below:

1. Did the Americans want to pay taxes to the English?

Yes, they did.          No, they didn't.














2. Did the Americans start the Revolutionary war in 1775?

Yes, they did.          No, they didn't.






















3. Was George Washington the leader of the American army?

Yes, he was.          No, he wasn't.






















4. Did the Americans win the Revolutionary War in 1790?

Yes, they did.          No, they didn't.






















CHOOSE THE CORRECT ANSWER
  1. Why were the Americans angry?
    They didn't like the King of Germany.
    They didn't like to pay the high taxes.
    They wanted more laws from England.
















  2. When did the Revolutionary war start?
    1775
    1860
    1789
















  3. Who was the leader of the American army?
    Thomas Jefferson
    George Washington
    Benjamin Franklin
















  4. Who helped the Americans during the War?
    Germany
    Portugal
    France