Student Name: Kaitlyn PledgerCourse Number & Section: HIST 2301 N17Selected Chapter (Article) Number:#12Selected Chapter (Article) Title: Commanding Black Troops In West TexasSwanlund/Bane’sA Lone Star ReaderAnswer the following question in relation to the chapter (article) selected for the assignment.Only use the space provided in the textbox below the question.Single space your answer.1. What is the thesis of the selected chapter (article)?Article 12, shows different ways that different colonels throughout the 1800s direct blacktroops. It shows how difficult it was and the many ways they did different things. Article 12talks about how Shafter commanding the black troops.2. What evidence does the author use to support his/her thesis?