Jeopardy BURGESSES IN THE HOUSE! Questions
Collection of crowd sourced questions and answers for the Jeopardy game.
A Burgess was another name for a delegate to Va.'s Assembly & the House was like this lower house of ParliamentView Answer
In 1759 exactly 30 years before he became president this man was in the House of BurgessesView Answer
The Burgesses first convened in 1619 & their first law set a minimum price for the best this crop which grew well in VirginiaView Answer
In 1765 Patrick Henry & fellow Burgesses adopted Resolves fighting the legality of this act's Colonial taxationView Answer
A speaker for the House John Robinson got in trouble for using wartime currency from this 1750s war to help friends laterView Answer