List of Terms for Lesson on Crispus Attucks
∑Role - a personís function or position
While at school, a studentís role is that of learner.
∑Motive - an emotion or desire that causes one to act
His motive for quitting the team was that he did not like the coach.
∑Legacy - what a person leaves after his or her death
Babe Ruthís legacy as one of baseballís greatest players will be remembered for years.
∑Casualty Ė a person injured, killed, captured or missing in action against an enemy
Both the North and South suffered enormous casualties during the Civil War.
∑Revile - to denounce
She reviled her teacher for having given her two hours of homework.
∑Self-evident truth - a statement requiring no proof
That humans have two eyes and one nose is a self-evident truth.
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