French and indian war

Unit 2 Topics

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    Unit 2 Topics

  • French And Indian War 1754-1763

    French And Indian War 1754-1763
    1 Fought between England and France. 2 Fought over control of North American territories. 3 The start of the war was a result of indians led by George Washington killing a french officer.
  • Treaty of Paris 1763

    Treaty of Paris 1763
    1Ended the French and Indian War, 2 England was determined the victor of the war. 3 France loses all of its North American claims. England claims all land west to the mississippi river, and North through Canada.
  • Procolamtion of 1763

    Procolamtion of 1763
  • Sugar Act of 1764

    Sugar Act of 1764
  • Quartering Act of 1765

    Quartering Act of 1765
  • Stamp Act 1765

    Stamp Act 1765
  • Townshed acts

    1.Tax on all household items. 2. The britsh thought it was the right thing to do. 3.It was eventually repealled due to the boycott of all british products.
  • Writs of assistence 1767

    Writs of assistence 1767
  • Boston Massacre

  • Tea act

    1.Tax on tea. 2. Designed to improve the number of tea sold from the East India Company.3. Led directly to the Boston Tea Party.
  • Boston Tea Party

    1.Colonist dressed up as indians and dumped tea into the boston harbor. 2. Exactly 342 chests of tea were split open and thrown in the harbor. 3. This led to the Intolerable acts
  • Intolerable Acts

    1.Banned town hall meetings and blockaded the harbor.2. This led to the beginning of the first contental congress. 3.this angered the colonist very much and enough to the point were the Revoloutionary War started
  • First Continental Congress

    1.Banned all trade with england. 2. Began training troops. 3. All states but england sent delagates.
  • Battle of Lexington 1775

  • Concord 1775

  • 2nd Continental congress

  • Fort Ticonderoga

    1.Ethan Allen and Benedict Arnold led the charge to fort ticonderoga. 2. They attacked during the night and the British had no choice but to surreneder. 3. This victory gave the Patriots a huge advantage in artillery.
  • Battle of Bunkerhill

  • Common Sense

    1.Thomas Paine wrote a pamplet persuding Americans to look towards independence. 2. It's considered one the most influential pamplets in history. 3. This is one the main reasons the continetal army got as much support as it did.
  • Declaration of Independence

  • Battle of New York

  • Battle of Trenton

  • Battle of Princeton

  • Battle of Saratoga

  • Valley Forge

  • Battle of YorkTown

    1.This was the final battle of the revoloution. 2. The French navy cornered the British Army and they were forced to surrender. 3. General Cornwallis signed the treaty ending the war.
  • Treaty of Paris

    1.The treaty had been discussed for 2 years. 2. This officially gave the americans they're independence. 3. It also ended the American Revoloution.