Chapter 2:


 1)    What is the difference between a Tory and a Patriot?

2)    Why does Tim begin to cry as he and Sam argue about the "Brown Bess"?

3)    In this chapter, what side do you think Tim is on, the British or the Patriots?

4)    Why do you think Tim couldn't answer the question about being a Tory or a Patriot?

5)    Why does Sam want Tim to listen for information at the tavern?

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  1. What Was Life Like in Connecticut During Colonial Times?
  2. Daily Life in the Colonies
  3. Occupations and Customs of the Colonists