Presentation on theme: "TWO QUESTION “QUIZ” ANSWER ON YOUR HOMEWORK SHEET AS I CHECK YOUR HOMEWORK USE YOUR HOMEWORK TO WRITE ONE WORD WHICH CAUSED THE FRENCH AND INDIAN WAR."— Presentation transcript:
1TWO QUESTION “QUIZ” ANSWER ON YOUR HOMEWORK SHEET AS I CHECK YOUR HOMEWORK USE YOUR HOMEWORK TO WRITE ONE WORD WHICH CAUSED THE FRENCH AND INDIAN WAR.USE YOUR HOMEWORK TO WRITE ONE WORD WHICH EXPLAINS THE MOST IMPORTANT RESULT OF THE FRENCH AND INDIAN WAR.
7#4 – Who fought against whom? FrenchEnglishFrench colonists (80,000)French Army (from France)Native Americans – Huron and AlgonquinEnglish Colonists (1,000,000)English Army (from England)Native American - Iroquios (upstate NY)French and Indians versus English and IndiansWhy is it called the French and Indian war?Well, who wrote the history? Who won?
8Colonel George Washington in the British Army – F & I War
9#5 - Fort Necessity (built by George Washington and his troops – nice fort…)
107 Years War Washington’s actions begin a larger war fought between Great Britain and FranceNorth America (called the French and Indian War)EuropeIndiaAfricaPhillippinesFirst World War?
11#6 - Albany Plan of UnionPlan to unite the colonies to defend against the FrenchRaise armiesCollect taxes, etcDEFEATEDBen Franklin’s Idea
12First of many defeats for the British #7 – Braddock’s defeatBritish General sent to capture Fort Duquesne (Pittsburgh)Didn’t listen to G. WashingtonSurprised by French and N. AmericansKilledFirst of many defeats for the British
13#8 -William Pitt – British Secretary of State Changes the war for the British!Sends the best men and supplies (borrows a LOT of $$$$$)The message to the French –‘No more messing around, we’re going to win this war (at any cost)!’
14Fort Pitt leads to - Pittsburgh Fort DuquesneFort Pitt leads to - Pittsburgh
15#9 - Battle of Quebec – The Turning Point of the war for the British British Controlled theSt Lawrence River.Why was this so important to helping the British win the war?
16#10 - Treaty of ParisBEFOREAFTERFrench are OUT of N.America – except for Haiti (1/2 of an island…)
17After the War, Colonists move West Land$PowerThat’s good, isn’t it???
18Pontiac’s Rebellion (against the British) British have a different relationship with the Native Americans west of the Appalachian Mts…Pontiac’s Rebellion (against the British)
19#11 - Pontiac’s Rebellion Native Americans attack British forts and English settlers
21No British Citizens can settle WEST of the Appalachian Mountains #13 - Proclamation of 1763No British Citizens can settle WEST of the Appalachian MountainsRemember – what do people “get” from their government?RightsProtection – hmmmThink Pontiac’s Rebellion…If British citizens don’t go west of the Appalachian Mtns – British gov’t won’t have to protect them there – SAVES MONEY!!!
22#14 - British win the war – but go into a huge DEBT from the war. Now that’s a lot of dough!!!!Who is going to pay back this debt?132,000,000 Pounds!!!!!! (Pounds ~ Dollars)