Mexico's independence movement was led by an array of inspiring figures. In this activity you will learn about the leaders of the independence movement and how their contributions were critical to the movement's success.
Destination Title: Mexican Independence
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Start at the Mexican Independence Web site.
- Read about the four major figures in the Mexican independence movement—Miguel Hidalgo, José Morelos, Vicente Guerrero, and Agustín Iturbide—by clicking on the links on the main page.
- Make sure to click on and read the links within the site. Take notes as you read.
After you have read the material, answer the following questions.