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Q: Why did John Adams defend the British soldiers after the Boston Massacre? A. John Adams was sympathetic to the British and so was eager to serve in any way under the Crown. B. Samuel Adams,
who was John Adams' brother, was one of the accused soldiers. C. While John Adams was not sympathetic to the British, he believed the accused deserved a fair trial. D. John Adams, who was enraged by the actions of the guilty colonists, hoped to prove the innocence of the British troops.
A: C. While John Adams was not sympathetic to the British, he believed the accused deserved a fair trial.
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User: Why did John Adams defend the British soldiers after the Boston Massacre? A. John Adams was sympathetic to the British and so was eager to serve in any way under the Crown. B. Samuel Adams, who was John Adams' brother, was one of the accused soldiers. C. While John Adams was not sympathetic to the British, he believed the accused deserved a fair trial. D. John Adams, who was enraged by the actions of the guilty colonists, hoped to prove the innocence of the British troops.

Weegy: C. While John Adams was not sympathetic to the British, he believed the accused deserved a fair trial.
MattMan|Points 121|

User: In what city did the members of the First Continental Congress meet? A. Washington, DC B. New York, NY C. Boston, MA D. Philadelphia, PA

Weegy: First Continental Congress meet in D. Philadelphia, PA
asero1010|Points 4275|

User: During the Revolutionary period, Charles Townsend was the British government's Chancellor of the Exchequer and responsible for the infamous Townsend Acts. What is another name for the Chancellor of the Exchequer? A. the Vice Prime Minister of England B. the Secretary of State of England C. the Treasurer of England D. the Attorney General of England

Weegy: C. the Treasurer of England
Fanboy|Points 2821|

User: Complete the list of actions taken by the delegates of the First Continental Congress. A. The Congress then opted to declare war against England. B. The Congress then sent a representative to present its opinions to Parliament. C. The Congress then wrote the first draft of the Declaration of Independence. D. The Congress then wrote a statement of complaints to George III, not Parliament, called the Declaration of Rights and Grievances.

Weegy: D. The Congress then wrote a statement of complaints to George III, not Parliament, called the Declaration of Rights and Grievances.
Fanboy|Points 2821|

User: Benjamin Franklin's “join or die” cartoon, which was published in 1754, was designed to encourage the English colonies to A. join a political movement that was already rallying for separation from England. B. unify under the king to counter the French and Native Americans on the frontier. C. become separate nations and become more like Europe. D. join a political movement that called for the dethroning of King George III.

Weegy: Benjamin Franklin's ?join or die? cartoon, which was published in 1754, was designed to encourage the English colonies to A. join a political movement that was already rallying for separation from England.
ephraimzRN|Points 2278|

User: Benjamin Franklin traveled to London in hopes of explaining colonial frustrations with the Stamp Act. While there, he suggested that the colonists resisted internal taxes but were less concerned with external taxes. Which of the following was an English reaction testing this statement? A. military response and the start of the French and Indian War B. the Townshend Acts, which included import taxes on goods such as glass and tea C. an English repeal on all import taxes on goods bought in the colonies D. a new bill that made smuggling of goods in the colonies punishable by death

Weegy: Answer is C. To tax the items bough by colonies
deepa103|Points 32|

User: Which of the following men was considered to be the most radical rebel?

User: How many colonists were killed in the Boston Massacre?

User: Which of the following men was sent to London on behalf of the colonists in an attempt to get the Stamp Act repealed?

User: Which of the following men was sent to London on behalf of the colonists in an attempt to get the Stamp Act repealed? A. Thomas Jefferson B. Benjamin Franklin C. Alexander Hamilton D. John Adams

Weegy: B. Benjamin Franklin
KaylonSolo|Points 45|

User: How did Patrick Henry earn recognition throughout the colonies?

User: How did Patrick Henry earn recognition throughout the colonies? A. He was the brainchild behind the popular Stamp Act, which allowed any ships to dock and trade with colonists. B. Patrick Henry proposed the Virginia Stamp Act Resolves, which, along with other attacks on the Crown, gained him popularity within the colonies. C. After defeating Adam Smith in a lengthy trial regarding mercantilism, Patrick Henry became the colonial voice on economics. D. In response to the Stamp tax, Patrick Henry requested that all legal documents be required to be printed on embossed government paper.

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