10/10: Who was the French and

Indian War Between?
Proclamati British declaration that colonists co

on of 1763 uld not 

settle in lands west of the Appalach
ian 
Mountains
loyalist
Citizens faithful to Britain
militia
small army trained to fight in an
emergency
patriots
Americans against the British
French and war between Britain and France ov

Who Won? British/Colonists

How did they win?
• British had more
people fighting
• American Indians
were not strong
enough to win
(Disease had
weakened their
strength)

What ended the war?
• British won battle victories in
the colonies and in Europe

What are the Results?
• France lost all
their power in
the new world
• Britain spent
lots of money
on winning the
war

Treaty of Paris
• Agreement to end
the war
• Officially gave up
the land

Mistrust & Expectation After the Treaty of Paris (February 1763)

Colonies are not children anymore

• They are beginning to take
care of themselves
• They have strong leaders
• They have physically grown

George Washingtonfought, saw problems with British
tactics and became a leader in the
colonies

Benjamin Franklin

• Albany Plan of Union- the
colonies tried to unite but
failed

What happened to the American
Indians?
• More and more were dying off because of
disease.
• They lost all control of their lands
• Were being pushed farther away from
their native lands

Pontiac’s War• Pontiac was… one of the
leaders of the American
Indians and he
• Started attacking and
raiding settlements on
the newly gained land
(land over the
Appalachian Mountains)

Proclamation of 1763

• Did not allow colonist
to settle past the
Appalachian
mountains

How was this taken? (The
Proclamation of 1763?)
• Colonists are upset they fought
for land they cannot live on)

What did the war cost?

• The War Cost….
– The British spent millions of dollars fighting for
the colonies.

How are we going to pay for the
war?

• TAXES

Who should pay for it?

• The Colonists