Let's see if you know what order these events occurred!
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Which of these events happened FIRST?
*1770 Boston Massacre
1773 Boston Tea Party
1775 Paul Revere's Ride
Boston Tea Party
Paul Revere's Ride
Which of these events was in the MIDDLE?
1781 Articles of Confederation goes into effect
*1787U.S. Constitution signed
1789 George Washington becomes the 1st U.S. President
Washington elected Pres
Articles of Confederation
Which event came LAST?
1803 Louisiana Purchase
1804 Lewis & Clark Expedition begins
*1820 Missouri Compormise
Lewis & Clark Expedition
Which war came first?
*War of 1812 started in 1812
Mexican-American War started in 1846
War of 1812
Which came FIRST: A. Kansas-Nebraska Act; or B. the Missouri Compromise?
*1820 Missouri Compromise
1854 Kansas Nebraska Act
Which came LAST: A. Francis Scott Key writes the "Star-Spangled Banner" or B. the Treaty of Ghent ends the War of 1812?
1812 War of 1812 begins
*1814 Francis Scott Key writes the lyrics to “The Star-Spangled Banner”
Which settlement came FIRST?
*1607 Jamestown, Virginia becomes the first long-lasting English settlement in America
1620 Mayflower settlers first arrive in Plymouth
Which came FIRST: the Treaty of Paris ending the Revolutionary War or the Treaty of Ghent ending the War of 1812?
*1783 U.S. and Great Britain sign the Treaty of Paris in connection with the Revolutionary War
1814 U.S. and the United Kingdom sign the Treaty of Ghent, ending the War of 1812
Treaty of Paris
Treaty of Ghent
Which came LAST: Paul Revere's Midnight Ride or President Adam's "midnight" judicial appointments?
1775 Paul Revere’s Midnight Ride
*1801 President Adams makes “midnight” judicial appointments
Which came LAST: The Mexican-American War begins or Texas gains independence from Mexico?
1836 Texas gains independence from Mexico
*1846 Mexican-American War begins
Texas gains independence
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