Results of the War
by: Megan
Who?
Benjamin Franklin was outvoted by John Adams and John Jay. So they chose to ignore the alliance France was offering. Instead, the United States decided to offer France a peace treaty. The Patriots and the British were the groups involved in the war.
What?
A peace treaty.
When?
The Treaty of Paris was signed on November 30, 1782. It ended in Yorktown/ Virginia.1765-1783 wwas the time range.
Where?
It was signed in Paris, Lexington and Concord
Why?/How?
The Patriots were strategic and used secret plans. They captured a large amount of the British troops.They used a new style of fighting, like guerrilla warfare. It came to an end when Cornwallis was made to surrender to the British. A couple years later the Treaty of Paris made it official that the war was over.



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