Causes / Battles/ Effects of …. 1 st Four Presidents Review. Warm- up Read page ___ & answer the following questions. Who were the War Hawks? Why did War Hawks favor war? What were the reasons for war against Britain? When did Congress declare war on Britain?
The British came to invade the fort. The significance of this so called "battle" was that an inspired man named Francis Scott Key wrote a poem that eventually became the "Star-Spangled Banner".