website for movie Patriot (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iWpgld2Fls8)
1. Why did the Colonists desire independence?
2. Describe the debate in the South Carolinian colonial legislature.
3. How would you characterize the British view of the American colonists (don’t assume rebels)?
4. Near the end of the Battle of Yorktown, shortly before he surrendered, the actor playing General Cornwallis stated, “Everything will change…everything has changed.” What does he mean?
5. How did the colonist’s defeat the British?