A simple graphic organizer that requires students to fill out the details of the advantages and disadvantages held by each side at the beginning of the American Revolutionary War. After filling out the chart, students can then discuss which side they believe has the "on paper" advantage. Format is SmartBoard Notebook file which is easily convertible to PDF if you choose to use this as a handout. This chart was originally used with Steve Wiegand, "US History for Dummies", Wiley Publishing Inc.: New York, 2001, pp. 69-71.