the websites listed below to find the answers to the following
questions. Answer the questions in paragraph form. Add
a picture and follow
the guidelines on your Word "Checklist".
What does the phrase "Cinco de Mayo" mean and why
is it an important day in Mexican history?
Cinco de Mayo is not Mexican Independence Day. When is
the actual date the people of Mexico celebrate as their day
What was the actual battle called between the French and Mexican
forces on "Cinco de Mayo" and what year did it take place?
Who was the leader of the Mexican forces? (not the President)
What is the meaning of each of the colors of the Mexican flag?
is "Cinco de Mayo" important to American culture today?
(You won't find this answer on the web page, you'll have to
make up your own answer based on what you've read.)