Outcomes of the Revolution

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Appendix C

Outcomes of the Revolution

Part 1

Complete the grid by describing each military event and explaining its relationship to the outcome of the Revolutionary War.

Military Event| Description| Relationship to the Outcome of the Revolutionary War| Concord and Lexington| Was the first military engagement of the revolutionary warThe british were given secret orders to capture and destroy military ammo | These were the first battles that got the revolutionary war going| Fort Ticonderoga| What ever country controlled this fort also controlled the passageway between the countries.| Was the first major victory for the Americas during the war| Second Continental Congress| Where individuals from the twelve colonies met in philidelphia to talk about the war and ways of handling certain areas. They managed the colonial war| Adopted the decleration of independence and moved the Unidted States toward independence.| Bunker Hill| The british took control of bunker hill. It was these local wars that widened the war between England and the colonies.| Lord Dunmore announced from a british warship that slaves would be released if they would help fight for the british.| Quebec| The American forces went to battle with Canada and the british forces for quebec. It was the first major defeat on the American forces| The American colonies decided to focus more on winning the americas| Lake Champlain| Whoever got control of this lake would have control of the major trading waterway| After the war the Americas decided against trade with france and the british | Trenton| George Washington marched his troops into Trenton and did a surprise attack on the hessian troops| Was a turning point to the revolutionary war and a morel booster for the American forces| Saratoga| This is the point where the French became engaged into battle with the british| Another one of the turning points for the war where the patriots...
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