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									World History 10
Mr. Hannah
March 21, 2007

                                    CASTLE SIEGES
Use the web site www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/lostempires/trebuchet to do the following assignment:

1. Click on “Medieval Arms Race.” Identify the devices and methods used to attack a castle.

2. Write a brief description of how each of these devices or methods was used.

3. Briefly describe the 4 defensive strategies discussed at this web site.

4. When finished, Click on “Destroy the Castle” on the main menu and see if you can
successfully design and use a trebuchet. What things did you have to adjust in order to make a
good trebuchet? What risks did you have to take in order to make it more effective?

								
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