Flashcards in Chapter 6.3 Deck (9)
What defeats and hardships did the Americans suffer in the Middle States?
Battle of Long Island.
Little money, little food, little supplies.
Why was the Battle of Saratoga a turning point in the war?
The victory boosted American spirits. And it convinced France to become an ally of the U.S.
What help did the United States receive from the other nations?
French - sent weapons, supplies.
Netherlands - volunteers.
Nation that works with another nation for a common purpose.
Troops on horseback.
Identify Nathan Hale.
Young Connecticut office, slipped behind British lines and returned details.
Identify John Burgoyne.
He presented a George Washington III with a new plan of victory.
Identify the Battle of Saratoga.
A major turning point of war.