<ul><li>By 1758, French successes start to dry up. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Montcalm’s Indian problem </li></ul></ul><ul><ul>...
<ul><ul><li>Meanwhile, the British outlook is bright </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>William Pitt , British PM, changes lea...
<ul><li>Quebec, the capital of New France, is the final French stronghold. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>In 1759, the British unde...
<ul><li>France loses all of its territory in America, except for some islands in the West Indies </li></ul><ul><li>Spain, ...
<ul><li>Trouble between the British and Native Americans –  Pontiac’s War </li></ul><ul><li>Proclamation of 1763  – What i...
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The French And Indian War

  1. 2. <ul><li>By 1758, French successes start to dry up. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Montcalm’s Indian problem </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The French treasury is running low </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>France is focused on the war in Europe </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>One last major victory at Fort Ticonderoga </li></ul></ul>
  2. 3. <ul><ul><li>Meanwhile, the British outlook is bright </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>William Pitt , British PM, changes leadership in the colonies and gives the colonists what they want. </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>1758 – British finally takes Fort Duquesne at the Forks of the Ohio – it is renamed Pittsborough </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>British continue to beat the French around the world. </li></ul></ul></ul>
  3. 4. <ul><li>Quebec, the capital of New France, is the final French stronghold. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>In 1759, the British under Gen. James Wolfe attack and defeat the French at Quebec. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Both Wolfe and the Marquis de Montcalm die. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Montreal falls the next </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>year </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The war in N. America </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>ends in British victory </li></ul></ul>
  4. 5. <ul><li>France loses all of its territory in America, except for some islands in the West Indies </li></ul><ul><li>Spain, France’s ally, loses Florida but gains French lands west of the Mississippi River </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Including Louisiana and the Port of New Orleans </li></ul></ul><ul><li>N. America is now divided between Great Britain and Spain </li></ul>
  5. 6. <ul><li>Trouble between the British and Native Americans – Pontiac’s War </li></ul><ul><li>Proclamation of 1763 – What is it? </li></ul><ul><li>Growing rift between Britain and colonials </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Increased taxes to pay for the war. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The Proclamation and the loss of land </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The seeds of discontent have been planted!! </li></ul></ul>

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