What Do You Know About the Early Years?

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Which was founded first?
1607: Jamestown
1620: Plymouth
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Which happened in the middle?

1770: Boston Massacre
1773: Boston Tea Party
1775: Revolutionary War begins with the Battles of Lexington and Concord

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What happened first?
1775: Revolutionary War begins with the Battles of Lexington and Concord
1776: Declaration of Independence is signed
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Where was the last major battle of the Revolutionary War?
On October 19, 1781, British General Cornwallis surrendered his army of around 8,000 to General George Washington at Yorktown.
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Was the Constitution ratified before the Bill of Rights?
Yes, the Constitution was ratified in 1788. The Bill of Rights was ratified in 1791. The Bill of Rights amended the Constitution by adding some individual rights like the right to free speech.
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How many states were there when George Washington became the first President?
The eleven states were: Delaware, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Georgia, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Maryland, South Carolina, New Hampshire, Virginia, and New York!
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Nine states had to ratify the Constitution before it became the law of the land. Which was the 9th state to ratify it?
New Hampshire was the 9th state to ratify the Constitution. Virginia was 10 and New York was 11!
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Where was the nation's capital when George Washington became the 1st President?
George Washington served how many terms as President?
Was George Washington President when the Bill of Rights was ratified?
George Washington was President when the Bill of Rights was ratified (but not when the Constitution was ratified).

George Washington became President in 1789. The Bill of Rights was ratified in 1791.
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