Name:______________________________ Date:____________________ Pd.:________________ Ch. 4 Vocabulary Quiz A. B. C. D. E. F. G. H. I. J. John Adams Treaty of Paris Yorktown 2nd Continental Congress Battle of Trenton Stamp Act Continental Army mercenary Thomas Paine William Howe 1. ________A patriot and the 2nd President of the United States. 2. ________A British commander who ordered a mid-day head on attack. 3. ________1783 peace treaty that ended the Revolutionary War and affirmed American independence. 4. ________Wrote the pamphlet Common Sense. 5. ________Site in Virginia where Cornwallis’s army surrendered to Washington. 6. ________Professional soldier who is paid to fight in a foreign army. 7. ________Assembly of delegates representing every colony that met in 1775 in Philadelphia. 8. ________Army that represented the colonies during the Revolutionary War. 9. ________1776 Revolutionary War battle in New Jersey, won by the Continental Army. 10. ________1765 law passed by Parliament that required colonists to pay taxes on printed materials.