Can you imagine having a large army coming at you and you
have one shot with your rifle. In order to shoot again you have to
stop, reload and then prepare to shoot. It was pretty well equal on
the Civil War 1860's battlefield . . . Until . . . the repeating rifle
was invented and mass produced.
This activity will introduce the man who invented
the repeating rifle and how it happened.
Answer all the questions on the Activity Sheet
concerning this activity.