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Written by Jessica Weed
A body of troops ready for battle
Someone who manages the financials of a college or university
A group of soldiers who fought on horseback (in the past)
The friendship within a group or community
A series of meetings between delegates to create a new constitution to replace the Articles of Confederation. The Convention produced America’s Constitution, which has a strong, central government, which the Articles lacked
A congress of delegates who governed the thirteen colonies during the American revolution and became the government of the United States of America
One of the men who helped build the United States of America and its government in the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries
A group of women who are all knowingly sexually involved with the same man
To pay attention to or take notice of something
Refusing to change one’s views or beliefs
The lowest position in the Duke of Lancaster’s Regiment of the British Army
Somebody who is killed for his or her beliefs. A martyr’s death usually sparks anger and motivation in people of the same beliefs
The name of Thomas Jefferson’s plantation in Virginia
George Washington’s plantation in Virginia
A rebellion against a figure of authority, such as sailors against a captain or soldiers against a general
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