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Boston MassacreAn incendiary riot broke out on March 5th, 1770. It was caused by the British soldiers as they fired into a crowd and killed five people.The Massacre was used as an important propaganda by the colonial agitators.Declaration ofIndependenceA Statement by the Second Continental Congress stated that the thirteen American colonies fighting with Britain were the parts of a free and independent state. It was drafted by Thomas Jefferson and was adopted in 1776.The revolution’s goal was set- to achieve political independence. Now it had turned into a war to secure American nationhood.Part 2: OutcomesComplete the grid by describing each military event and explaining its relationship to the outcome of the Revolutionary War.MilitaryEventDescriptionRelationship to the Outcome of the Revolutionary WarConcord and LexingtonThe first military affair of the American Revolution was battled on April 19, 1775. The place was Middlesex County, Massachusetts.The American Revolutionary War commenced with this colonial victory.Fort TiconderogaGeneral Benedict Arnold sustained injured in this battle.General Benedict Arnold was brought in by the British as a replacement.Second Continental CongressDelegates from the thirteen colonies took part in a convention. The meeting started on May 10, 1775, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Afterward, American Revolutionary War begun.The independence of the United States was helped by this move.
Causes and Outcomes of the RevolutionHIS/110 Version 53Bunker HillOn June 17th, 1775, the battle of Bunker Hill took place. It was mostly around the Breed’s hill areas. The Siege of Boston early in the American Revolution also took place atthis time.