Presentation on theme: "Fighting for Control. Alliance- formal agreement among groups or individuals Delegate-representative Parliament-law-making branch of the British."— Presentation transcript:
Alliance- formal agreement among groups or individuals Delegate-representative Parliament-law-making branch of the British government Proclamation-pubic announcement Budget- plan for spending money
What is the Ohio Valley? This region stretches along the Ohio River from the Applachians to the Mississippi River. What caused the British and French to compete for the Ohio Valley? They both wanted land in the Ohio Valley.
What risks or benefits might there be for Native Americans who formed alliances with the French or British? They risked losing their lives and land but faced the benefit of gaining goods and land if their ally won the war. What became known as the Albany plan? Benjamin Franklin’s idea of uniting the colonies against France.
Why did the war turn in Britain’s favor? The British captured Fort Duquesne and defeated the French at Quebec and Montreal. In which two British colonial regions did most of the fighting take place, New England, Middle or Southern colonies? New England and Middle What was the Treaty of Paris? It gave Britain most of Canada, all French lands east of the Mississippi River and Spanish Florida. What was the effect of the Treaty of Paris? It ended the French and Indian War.
What did the Proclamation of 1763 state? All lands west of the Appalachian Mountains belonged to the Native Americans Why did Parliament pass new taxes on the colonists? They needs more money to pay off the cost of war. What was the Sugar Act? Taxed the sugar and molasses brought into the colonies from the West Indies.