French and Indian warRivalry was between the English and the French.
The English won.
Both countries wanted land west of the Applaciand.
Treaty of ParisEbgkand acknowledged American Independence.
The United States boundiers are Atlantic ocean and Mississippi River.
Proclamation of 1763England prohibited colonists from settling west of the Applacahians.
They did that to protect colonists from Indians and any leftover French.
Stamp ActSons of Liberty Act was created.
Colonists critized the use of Taxation without Representation.
Boston MassacreColonists and British soldiers in Boston competed over jobs.
5 colonists died.
Boston Tea PartyEbgland put resitrictions on tea.
Colonists borded tea in Boston
1st Continental congressThe first Continental Congress was in Philadelphia.
It also urged colonies to form militias
Lexington and ConcordBritish troops attacked a colonial weapons stockpile
2nd Continemtal CongressRedcoats fired into Boston.
Also formed the continential army.
Declaration of IndependenceWritten by Thomas Jefferson
Issued by the Continential Congress
YorktownFrench gen marquis de Lafayette developed a plan.
French navy blocked the exit of the Chesapeake Bay.
Treaty of ParisEngland acknowledged American Independence .
The United States boundaries Atlantic Ocean to Mississippi River.