Quiz Me! - People: Foundation of a Nation Test your knowledge about people in the Foundation of a Nation era! 1 / 10 The Lutheran minister who supported the American cause with a sermon that included the line, “To everything there is a season…a time of peace and a time of war. And this is a time of war.” John Peter Muhlenberg Samuel Adams Wentworth Cheswell John Dickenson 2 / 10 Who was the Founding Father that defended, in court, the British soldiers accused in the Boston Massacre? Alexander Hamilton Samual Adams Aaron Burr John Adams 3 / 10 John Locke witnessed the monarchs, William and Mary deny freedom of worship to Catholics and Protestants outside the Church of England. His critical writings helped guide the Founding Fathers to include Freedom of Religion in which constitutional amendment ? First Amendment Fourth Amendment Fifth Amendment Second Amendment 4 / 10 This ruler suffered a nervous breakdown, was declared insane and had his son appointed to rule in his place. King George III King Edward I King Richard II King Louis XVI 5 / 10 Marquis de Lafayette helped the Americans fight against Great Britain by securing support from which country? France Spain Mexico India 6 / 10 Who was the English Jurist who wrote Commentaries on the Laws of England? William Blackstone Jean-Jacques Rousseau John Locke Baron de Montesseau 7 / 10 John Paul Jones’ ship, The Bonhomme Richard, defeated the British warship, Serapis. What effect did this have for American spirits? It crushed them It raised them It turned Americans against John Paul Jones It had no effect 8 / 10 Benjamin Franklin purchased the Pennsylvania Gazette and in 1732 published the first edition of what publication? Common Sense Poor Richard’s Almanac Notes on the State of Virginia Rules of Civility and Decent Behaviour In Company and Conversation 9 / 10 Wentworth Cheswell was a soldier in the American Revolution and was at the Battle of Saratoga. What colony was he from? New Jersey Pennsylvania New Hampshire Virginia 10 / 10 A descendent of ancient Spanish nobility, he became the acting Governor of the Louisiana Territory and procured weapons, gunpowder, clothing and more for the colonial army. Crispus Attucks James Armistead Marquis de Lafayette Bernardo de Gálvez Your score is Try another 10!