13 Colonies V.S Britain


How Could 13 disorganized Colonies win a war of revolution against the greatest economic and military power of the 1700's

3 Reasons the Colonies won the war

1) Americans were fighting on their Native soil and knew the lay of the land.

2) Americans were fighting for a cause; Liberty, Freedom whereas the British were uncertain as to their own goals

3) Britain was distracted by renewed warfare with France and was more concerned about its Carribean Possessions.

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Facts about George Washington

10 Facts about George Washington

Fact 1:
George Washington was the only president who did not live in Washington D.C.

Fact 2:
George Washington was the only president who was unanimously elected.

Fact 3:
George Washingtons favorite foods were pineapples and Brazil Nuts.

Fact 4:
George Washingtons father was a Planter and was part owner and director of an iron mine

Fact 5:
When at age 57, George Washington had all his teeth pulled out.

Fact 6:
George Washington was educated by his father and brother.

Fact 7:
George Washington loved horses and was an excellent rider.

Fact 8:
George Washington never wore a powdered wig, as was the custom for men at the time.

Fact 9:
George Washington never shook hands with people.

Fact 10:
George Washington joined the British Royal Navy at age 14.

13 Colonies!

The Thirteen Colonies were the British colonies on the Atlantic coast of North America founded between 1607 and 1733.