Watch the BrainPop video on the "American Revolution" and define 6 of the words on the worksheet and fully complete the Map Activity on the other side of it. Also, if you didn't finish answering the questions in class today, do so NOW!!!! They're listed below this, see them, they're right there.
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Battle of Saratoga -
1.Explain how the British ended up losing this battle. What actions led to their defeat?
2.What was this battle so important?
3.Who did it convince that the American colonists were capable of possibly winning the war?
French-American Treaty of Alliance 1778
1. Why did France not want the American colonies to remain part of the British Empire?
2. What consequences would adding territory to the French Empire have for the British?
3. According to the excerpt from the treaty, what land did France really want in the New World?
4. Why was this territory so desirable?
5. If France gained control of these lands, what benefit would they then possess?