Period 1:
Please pick up a
paper from the side
desk!
The French and Indian War,
Part II
Essential Question: Why and how do
people seek independence?
Albany Congress of 1754
Delegates from 7 colonies
2 Goals:
Cement alliance with Iroquois
Plan a united Colonial defense

A...
British Luck
British lost most battles
William Pitt turned the tied of the War
Encouraged colonists to join the fight by
o...
End of the War
1759, British claimed Quebec (France’s
most important possession)
1763, the Treaty of Paris was signed:
End...
Treaty of Paris
Britain gained all French land East of
the Mississippi River except New
Orleans and West Indies
Spain gain...
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The French and Indian War partII

  1. 1. Period 1: Please pick up a paper from the side desk!
  2. 2. The French and Indian War, Part II Essential Question: Why and how do people seek independence?
  3. 3. Albany Congress of 1754 Delegates from 7 colonies 2 Goals: Cement alliance with Iroquois Plan a united Colonial defense Albany Plan of Union: Ben Franklin Wanted to unite the colonies under one commander All colonies rejected the plan
  4. 4. British Luck British lost most battles William Pitt turned the tied of the War Encouraged colonists to join the fight by offering them large payments for supplies and service Seized Fort Duquesne and renamed it Fort Pitt
  5. 5. End of the War 1759, British claimed Quebec (France’s most important possession) 1763, the Treaty of Paris was signed: Ended conflict Marked the end of French power in North America
  6. 6. Treaty of Paris Britain gained all French land East of the Mississippi River except New Orleans and West Indies Spain gained all French land West of the Mississippi River and New Orleans

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