The Star Spangled Banner

Use the Internet to answer the following questions. Answer using complete sentences on your own paper. The best thing to do is start with a search for Star Spangled Banner.

1. Who wrote the Star Spangled Banner?
2. When was the Star Spangled Banner written?
3. Where was the author when he wrote the words?
4. Why was he where he was?
5. What war was going on when the words were written?
6. What was the outcome of the event?
7. Why did the author write the words?
8. What were the words first used as? (It was not a song.)
9. When it became a song, what kind of tune was used for it?
10. When was the first time the Star Spangled Banner was sung at a baseball game?