American Revolution. I can compare the advantages and disadvantages of both the British and Continental Army. Strengths More soldiers-50,000 men plus 30,000 Hessians as well as loyalists, slaves, Indians Well trained and experienced Well supplied with weapons, food, uniforms, etc. Weakness
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More soldiers-50,000 men plus 30,000 Hessians as well as loyalists, slaves, Indians
Well trained and experienced
Well supplied with weapons, food, uniforms, etc.
Distance made sending troops slow and costly
The British were not passionate about defeating the rebels
Aide from the French
George Washington a great leader who inspired confidence
Poorly supplied with weapons, food, uniforms, etc.
__ I canIdentify major engagements of the war in the North___ New York___ Trenton and Princeton___ Saratoga___ Valley Forge___ Monmouth___ Crisis (Pamphlet)
___ I can summarize the position of the Continental Army in regards to: ___ Success___ Failure___ Sickness___ Desertion___ Leadership
The Continental Army lost most of their battles because they were unable to execute basic tactics and were usually outnumbered
The Continental Army was able to have reasonable success after Washington refuses to put his army at risk. He would only attack if he had a distinct advantage. Tire out the British. Play Defense and frustrate the British army and people
I cansummarize the shift of the war to the South and the success led to the end of the war___Guerrilla Warfare___ Yorktown___ Treaty of Paris