French came to trade and British came to settle. Disagreed on how the land should be used. British fought in lines while the French and the indians fought with ambush attacks. Treaty of Paris ended the war. Important Battle: Fort Duquesne
Battle at Fort Duquesne
Fort where 3 rivers met. British won this fight. Good place for trade
Treaty of Paris
Ended the French and Indian War. Land east of Mississippi to Britain.
Proclaimation of 1763
Forbade Britain from settling on Indian's territory
1776 - 1782
Battle that determined the colonists freedom.
Battle of Saratoga
Gates stormed Burgoyne's army. Burgoyne didn't have reinforcements. Gates easily won. Turn point in the war.