Chapter 5The Questions1.How did the pamphlet Common Sense address the problem of the aim of the warand what was its impact on American opinion?
2.What were the philosophical roots of the Declaration of Independence and what effect did the Declaration have on the struggle?
3.What problems did the Americans face in providing the necessary supplies and equipment for the war and in paying for them?
4.What were the American advantages in the struggle and why was George Washington selected as the best person to make the most of these advantages?
5.What was the initial plan for the British campaign of 1777? How was this altered, and what effect did this alteration have on the outcome?
6.Why did the British decide to launch a campaign against the southern colonies in 1778? What advantages and disadvantages did each side have in this region?