Struggle for North America
Europeans fought for the large profits to be made in tobacco, furs and fishing industry.
Building New France
Canada was the New France. Devloped the fishing industry and fur trade. Converted native americans to Christianity
Many colonies did not do well becasue of starvation and disease. They did not know how to farm the land.
Monarchs asserted control over the American colonies. Self government.
King of France during the early exploration and settlement of North America. "Sun King"
The 13 English Colonies
Relied on native americans for survival. Grew tobacco for profit. Self governed each colony.
This place was America's first permanent home of the English colony.
Second permanent English settlement in North America. settled by a group of people known as Pilgrims in 1620.
A formal document, written in 1620, that provided law and order to the Plymouth colony.
Treaty of Paris
Ended the French and Indian war. Ensured Brisitsh dominance in North America.
British /French Rivalry
Fought for world dominance. Britan beat France in North America.