Presentation on theme: "Motivations... Winners and Losers.... Motivations 1.Why did France and Britain fight? -Gain control of Ohio River Valley -Expand empires -Disputes back."— Presentation transcript:
Motivations 1.Why did France and Britain fight? -Gain control of Ohio River Valley -Expand empires -Disputes back in Europe.
Motivations... 2. Why did the British colonies fight? - Expand colonies westward - Loyalty to mother country, Great Britain
Motivations... 3. Why did Native Americans fight? -To honor military alliances with European nations -To gain benefits of supporting the winner of the war
Winners and Losers... 4. What did Britain gain as a result of winning?Canada (Almost) All of North America east of Mississippi
Winners and Losers... 5. What did Britain lose? -Lives -Colonists’ respect -MONEY!
Winners and Losers... 6. What did the colonies gain as a result of the war? -Access to what had been French territory (resources... Fur trade) -But....
Winners and Losers... 7. What did colonies lose? -Lives -Profit ( taxes were raised to pay war debts) - Salutary Neglect ended...Britain increases control over “new” North American Empire -Some of their rights as British citizens -PROCLAMATION OF 1763 – NO SETTLEMENT WEST OF APPALACHAIN MTS. – RESERVED FOR NATIVE AMERICANS!!!!
Winners and Losers... 8. What did France lose as a result of the war?Lives All of American territories (other than a few islands)
Winners and Losers... 9. What did the war cost Native Americans? Lives Aid and friendship of the French for protection from the British