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Question 1: What does the following picture show?

  Suffren with Indian ally Hyder Ali in 1783.
  "The surrender at Saratoga" shows General Daniel Morgan in front of a French de Vallière 4-pounder.
  Naval encounter during the Quasi-War between USS Constellation and French ship L'Insurgente on 9 February 1799.
  Landing of a French auxiliary army in Newport, Rhode Island on July 11, 1780, under the command of Comte de Rochambeau.

Question 2: What does the following picture show?

  Suffren with Indian ally Hyder Ali in 1783.
  Naval encounter during the Quasi-War between USS Constellation and French ship L'Insurgente on 9 February 1799.
  Lafayette wounded at the Battle of Brandywine in September 1777.

Question 3: What does the following picture show?

  Landing of a French auxiliary army in Newport, Rhode Island on July 11, 1780, under the command of Comte de Rochambeau.
  Surrender of Cornwallis to French troops (left) and American troops (right), at the Battle of Yorktown in 1781.
  Benjamin Franklin's reception at the Court of France in 1778.
  Naval encounter during the Quasi-War between USS Constellation and French ship L'Insurgente on 9 February 1799.

Question 4: The alliance was formally negotiated by Benjamin Franklin and the ________ was signed on February 6, 1778 after the American victory at the Battle of Saratoga, under the designation of "Franco-American Treaty of Amity and Commerce".
American Revolutionary WarGeorge WashingtonTreaty of Amity and Commerce (USA–France)Treaty of Alliance (1778)

Question 5: ________ wrote about the supplies and guns in a letter to General Heath on 2 May, 1777:
Alexander HamiltonGeorge WashingtonDwight D. EisenhowerUlysses S. Grant

Question 6: On 6 July 1779, he successfully fought the Battle of Grenada against Admiral Byron, but failed at the September 1779 ________ before returning to France.
Siege of SavannahSouthern theater of the American Revolutionary WarCapture of SavannahBattle of Stono Ferry

Question 7: France further supported the war effort against Great Britain by attacking British possessions in ________.
Lok SabhaResearch and Analysis WingIndia and the Non-Aligned MovementIndia

Question 8: In the summer of 1778, French Admiral d'Estaing arrived with a fleet and infantry reinforcements for the war with a fleet of twelve ships of the line and fourteen ________.
FrigateCorvetteSloop-of-warBrig

Question 9: From 1763 both France, and their allies ________, began to rebuild their navies and prepare for a future war in which they would construct an alliance to overwhelm and invade Britain.
PortugalLuxembourgDenmarkSpain

Question 10: What does the following picture show?

  "The surrender at Saratoga" shows General Daniel Morgan in front of a French de Vallière 4-pounder.
  Benjamin West's painting of the delegations at the Treaty of Paris. The British delegation refused to pose, and the painting was never completed.
  Naval encounter during the Quasi-War between USS Constellation and French ship L'Insurgente on 9 February 1799.
  Landing of a French auxiliary army in Newport, Rhode Island on July 11, 1780, under the command of Comte de Rochambeau.







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