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History Chapter 6 slides 2-5

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Question Answer
what was the petition called for the second continental congress?Olive branch petition
What is the olive branch petition?conveyed a desire for peace
what is a conveyed desire for peaceolive branch petition
who was the continental army led by?George Washington
What was the British response?rejected the petition and issued the prohibitory act, cutting British trade to the colonies
What is the prohibitory act?cutting british trade to the colonies
what were the two early military actions forts Ticondegora and crown point
who led different campaigns to capture the forts?Ethen Allen and Benedict Arnold
who led the british attack?William Howe
what were forced to retreat on the third charge after running out of ammunition Continentals
Continentals were forced to retreat on the third charge after running out of ammunition
who hired soldiers?the mercenaries (hessians)
what are also known as the mercenarieshessians
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